Cookie Policy (Privacy Policy)

This Privacy Policy specifies specific rules for processing any information about you, including your personal data and cookies.

  1. General information
  1. This policy applies to the Website, operating under the url address: drutmiedziany.pl
  2. The Website Operator and the Data Controller is: W & A Poland Sp. z o.o. Piastowska 4/4, 59-300 Lubin
  3. The Operator’s e-mail contact address: info@wapoland.com.pl
  4. The Operator is the Data Controller of your personal data in relation to the data provided voluntarily on the Website.
  5. The website uses personal data for the following purposes:
    • Presentation of our offer or information
  6. The website gathers information about users and their behaviour in the following ways:
  1. Through data voluntarily entered in forms that are entered into the Operator’s systems.
  2. By saving cookie files (so-called “cookies”) in end devices.
  3. Selected data protection methods used by the Operator
  1. The places of logging in and entering personal data are protected in the transmission layer (SSL certificate).  As a result of this, personal data and login data entered on the website are encrypted on the User’s computer and can be read only on the target server.
  2. An important element of data protection is a regular update of all software used by the Operator to process personal data, which in particular means regular updates of programming components.
  1. Hosting
  1. The website is hosted (technically maintained) on the operator’s server: home.pl
  1. Your rights and additional information on how to use the data
  1. In some situations, the Data Controller has the right to transfer your personal data to other recipients, if it is necessary to perform the contract concluded with you or to fulfil the obligations incumbent on the Data Controller.  This applies to the following groups of recipients:
    • authorised employees and co-workers who use the data to achieve the purpose of the Website.
  2. Your personal data is processed by the Data Controller no longer than necessary to perform the related activities specified in separate regulations (e.g. on accounting).  With regard to marketing data, the data will not be processed for more than 3 years.
  3. You have the right:
    • to request access to your personal data,
    • to rectify  your personal data,
    • to erase your personal data,
    • to restrict its processing
    • or transfer.
  4. You have the right to object to the processing of personal data specified in subsection 3.3.c) for the purposes of legally substantiated interests pursued by the Data Controller, including profiling; however, the right of objection cannot be executed if there are valid legal substantiated grounds for processing, overriding you interests, rights and freedom, in particular establishing, investigating or defending claims.
  5. In the event that you become aware of any unlawful processing of your personal data by the Data Controller, you will have the right to lodge a complaint to the President of the Personal Data Protection Office, ul. Stawki 2, 00-193 Warszawa.
  6. Providing personal data is voluntary but necessary to operate the Website.
  7. Activities consisting in automated decision making, including profiling, may be undertaken with respect to you in order to provide services under the concluded agreement and to conduct direct marketing by the Data Controller.
  8. Personal data is not transferred from third countries within the meaning of data protection regulations.  This means that we do not send them outside the European Union.
  1. Information on forms
  1. The website collects information provided voluntarily by the user, including personal data, if they are provided.
  2. The website may save information about connection parameters (time, IP address).
  3. In some cases, the website may save information that makes it easier to link data in the form to the email address of the user completing the form.  In this case, the user’s email address appears inside the url of the page containing the form.
  4. The data provided in the form are processed for the purpose resulting from the function of a specific form, e.g. to process the service request or business contact, service registration, etc. Each time the context and description of the form clearly indicate what it is used for.
  1. Data Controller’s logs
  1. Information on user behaviour on the website may be subject to login.  These data are used to administer the site.
  1. Important 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 personal data to the operator of this service, but only anonymized information.  The service is based on the use of cookies on the user’s end device.  In terms of information about user preferences collected by the Google advertising network, the user can view and edit information derived from cookies using the tool: https://www.google.com/ads/preferences/
  1. Information about Cookie files
  1. The Website uses cookies.
  2. Cookie files (so-called “cookies”) are computer data, mainly text files, that are stored in end-devices of the Website User and are intended for using the Website’s sites. Typically, cookies contain the name of the website from which they come, their storage time on end devices and a unique number.
  3. The entity placing the cookies on the Website User’s end device and accessing them is the Website operator.
  4. Cookies are used for the following purposes:
    1. to maintain the Website User’s session (after logging in), thanks to which the User does not have to re-enter their login and password on every subpage of the Website;
    2. to achieve the goals set out above in the section “Important marketing techniques”;
  5. The Website uses mainly two basic types of cookies:  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 turning off the software (web browser).  Persistent cookies are stored on the User’s end device for the time specified in the cookie parameters or until they are deleted by the User.
  6. Software for browsing websites (web browser) usually allows storing cookies on Users’ end devices by default.

  7.  Website Users can change these settings.  The web browser allows you to delete cookies.  It is also possible to automatically block cookies. Detailed information on this subject is provided in the help or documentation of the web browser. 
  8. Restrictions on the use of cookies may affect some of the functionalities available on the Website.
  9. Cookies placed on the Website User’s end device may also be used by entities cooperating with the Website operator, in particular the following companies: Google (Google Inc. based in the USA), Facebook (Facebook Inc. based in the USA), Twitter (Twitter Inc. based in the USA), LinkedIn (LinkedIn Inc. based in USA).
  1. Managing cookie files – how to give and withdraw consent in practice??
  1. If the User does not wish to receive cookies, they may change the browser settings.  However, it is worth noting that disabling cookies that are necessary for the processes of authentication, security, maintenance, and User preferences can hinder, and in some cases, prevent the user from viewing web pages.
  2. To manage cookie settings, select the web browser you use from the list below and follow the instructions:
  3. Mobile devices: