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Privacy policy

1. General information
  1. This policy applies to the website islandofheron.pl
  2. The operator of the website and the data controller is: Krzysztof Czapla Chorwacja, Drage 23211
  3. The operator’s email contact address is: islandofheron@gmail.com
  4. The operator is the data controller for your personal data provided voluntarily on the website.
  5. The website uses personal data for the following purposes:
    • Fulfillment of requested services
    • Presentation of offers or information
  6. The website collects information about users and their behavior in the following ways:
    • Through voluntarily provided data in forms that are entered into the operator’s systems.
    • Through the use of cookies stored on end-user devices (so-called “cookies”).
2. Selected data protection methods employed by the Operator
  1. The login and data entry areas are protected by a secure transmission layer (SSL certificate). This ensures that personal data and login information entered on the website are encrypted on the user’s computer and can only be read on the destination server.
  2. Personal data stored in the database is encrypted in such a way that only the Operator possessing the key can access it. This ensures that the data is protected in the event of a database breach or theft from the server.
  3. The Operator periodically changes its administrative passwords.
  4. In order to protect the data, the Operator regularly performs backups.
  5. An important aspect of data protection is the regular update of all software used by the Operator for processing personal data, which includes regular updates of software components.
3. Hosting
  1. The service is hosted (technically maintained) on the operator’s servers: dhosting.
4. Your rights and additional information about the use of data.
  1. In some situations, the Administrator has the right to transfer your personal data to other recipients if it is necessary to perform the agreement concluded with you or to fulfill the obligations incumbent on the Administrator. This applies to the following groups of recipients:
    • hosting company on the basis of entrustment.
  2. Your personal data processed by the Administrator will not be retained for longer than necessary to perform activities related to them, as specified by separate regulations (e.g., accounting regulations). In relation to marketing data, the data will not be processed for longer than 3 years.
  3. You have the right to request from the Administrator:
    • access to your personal data,
    • their rectification,
    • erasure,
    • restriction of processing,
    • and data portability.
  4. You have the right to lodge a complaint with the President of the Personal Data Protection Office, located at Stawki 2, 00-193 Warsaw, regarding the actions of the Administrator.
  5. Providing personal data is voluntary but necessary to use the Service.
  6. Automated decision-making, including profiling, may be used with regard to you for the purpose of providing services under the concluded agreement and for conducting direct marketing by the Administrator.
  7. Personal data is not transferred to third countries within the meaning of personal data protection regulations. This means that we do not transfer them outside the European Union.
5. Information in forms
  1. The Service collects information voluntarily provided by the user, including personal data, if provided.
  2. The Service may record information about connection parameters (timestamp, IP address).
  3. In some cases, the Service may store information that facilitates the connection of form data with the email address of the user completing the form. In such cases, the user’s email address appears within the URL of the page containing the form.
  4. The data provided in the form is processed for the purpose arising from the specific function of the form, such as processing a service request or a business inquiry, registering for services, etc. Each time, the context and description of the form clearly indicate its intended purpose.
6. Login Administratora
  1. Information about user behavior on the website may be logged. This data is used for website administration purposes.
7. Key marketing techniques
  1. The operator uses statistical analysis of website traffic through Google Analytics (Google Inc., based in the USA). The operator does not transfer any personal data to the service provider, but only anonymized information. The service is based on the use of cookies on the user’s end device. Regarding user preference information collected by the Google advertising network, the user can view and edit the information resulting from cookies using the tool: https://www.google.com/ads/preferences/
8. Cookie information
  1. The website uses cookies.
  2. Cookies (also known as “cookies”) are computer data, particularly text files, that are stored on the end device of the Service User and are intended for using the website pages of the Service. Cookies typically contain the name of the website they come from, the duration of their storage on the end device, and a unique number.
  3. The entity placing cookies on the end device of the Service User and accessing them is the operator of the Service.
  4. Cookies are used for the following purposes:
    • maintaining the user’s session on the Service (after logging in), so that the user does not have to re-enter their login and password on each subpage of the Service;
    • achieving the goals specified above in the section “Significant marketing techniques.”;
  5. Within the Service, two main types of cookies are used: “session cookies” and “persistent cookies.” Session cookies are temporary files that are stored on the User’s end device until logging out, leaving the website, or closing the web browser software. Persistent cookies are stored on the User’s end device for a specified period of time as defined in the cookie parameters or until they are deleted by the User.
  6. Web browsing software (web browser) typically allows the storage of cookies on the User’s end device by default. Users of the Service can modify their settings in this regard. The web browser allows for the deletion of cookies. It is also possible to automatically block cookies. Detailed information on this subject can be found in the help or documentation of the web browser.
  7. Limitations on the use of cookies may affect certain functionalities available on the Service’s websites.
  8. Cookies placed on the end user’s device by the Service may also be used by entities cooperating with the Service operator, in particular by companies such as Google (Google Inc. based in the USA), Facebook (Facebook Inc. based in the USA), and Twitter (Twitter Inc. based in the USA).
9. Managing Cookies - How to Express and Withdraw Consent in Practice?
  1. If a user does not want to receive cookies, they can change their browser settings. However, please note that disabling essential cookies for authentication, security, and user preference maintenance may hinder, and in extreme cases, prevent the use of websites.
  2. To manage cookie settings, please select your web browser from the list below and follow the instructions:
  3. Mobile devices: