The author shall accept no responsibility whatsoever with regard to the correctness, accuracy, topicality, reliability, and completeness of the information.

Liability claims against the author for material or immaterial damages resulting from access to or use or non-use of the published information, misuse of the connection, or technical faults shall be excluded.

All offers shall be non-binding. The author expressly reserves the right to change, add to, delete or discontinue the publication temporarily or permanently without special notice.

Liability for Links

References and links to third-party websites are outside our area of liability. We decline any liability for such websites and web pages. Users shall access and use such websites at their own risk.


All copyrights and other rights in contents, images, photos, or other files on the altauro.ch website exclusively belong to the alta uro company or the specifically named holders of rights. Prior consent in writing has to be obtained to reproduce any elements of the website


Based on Art. 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution and the Federal Act on Data Protection (Bundesrecht über den Datenschutz, DSG), every person is entitled to protection of his or her privacy and to protection against misuse of his or her personal data. We comply with these provisions. Personal data are treated in strict confidence and are neither sold, nor passed on to third parties.

In close co-operation with our hosting providers, we shall make every effort to protect our databases as well as possible against unauthorized access, loss, misuse, and forgery. Whenever our websites are accessed, the following data are stored in log files: the IP address, date, time, browser request, and general information on the operating system or browser. These usage data are the basis of anonymous statistical evaluations, so trends can be identified on the basis of which we can then improve our offers accordingly.

Privacy Policy Regarding the Use of Facebook Plugins (Like Button)

Our websites integrate the plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our site. For a list of the Facebook plugins, cf.: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit our websites, the plugin will establish a direct link between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook will, thus, receive the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you now click on Facebook’s “Like” button, while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our web pages on your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your user account. We should like to point out though that we, as the provider of these websites, have no knowledge whatsoever of the content of the transmitted data or their use by Facebook. For more information on this, cf. the Facebook Privacy Policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign your visits to our pages to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account before accessing our websites.

Privacy Policy for the Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies, i.e., text files placed on your computer to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will first be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compile reports on website activity for website operators and provide other services regarding website activity and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use all functions of this website. By using this website, you agree to the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.