Privacy Policy – GDPR


OBJECTIVE

PIPE MASTERS, Welding and Industrial Maintenance Services, Lda (hereinafter referred to as Pipe Masters), as the entity responsible for the processing of personal data provided to it in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council, of April 27, 2016, commonly known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other applicable national and community legislation, has adopted the Privacy Policy of Personal Data, published in this document, which establishes how it collects , keeps and treats the Personal Data, ensuring its confidentiality and security.

This Personal Data Privacy Policy applies to all personal information collected, processed and stored by Pipe Masters through various forms and channels.

The user of the service (hereinafter referred to as the owner), when accessing areas that require personal data, called "Personal Data", should be aware of this Privacy Policy of Personal Data and the Terms and Conditions of use and supply of Pipe Masters services.


DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY PRINCIPLES

The treatment operations carried out by Pipe Masters comply with the fundamental principles of data protection and privacy, which guarantee the proper functioning of the processes, the trust of clients and partners, as well as the public image: lawfulness, impartiality and transparency, limitation of purpose, data minimization, accuracy, conservation limitation, integrity, confidentiality and transmission.


PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING

The Personal Data transmitted by the owner, in the different means of interaction with Pipe Masters, is intended for one or more of the following purposes:

  1. Treat and respond to requests for information, suggestions and complaints;
  2. Receive spontaneous applications and recruitment procedures;
  3. Improve the browsing experience on the site pipemasters.pt (cookies);
  4. Provide information on Pipe Masters products and promotions, sending newsletters and email Marketing;
  5. Conduct customer satisfaction surveys;
  6. Respond to service evaluation questionnaires;
  7. Manage the relationship with the client (eg, custom services);
  8. Segmentation of clients, for the improvement of service offerings.

(for the purposes referred to in numbers 1 and 2, the consent of the Holder is not required, according to Article 6 (1) b) of the RGPD)


COOKIES POLICY

In order to provide a more personalized service, the site pipemasters.pt uses cookies to collect and store information. A cookie is a small informational file, which is placed on the user's device (eg PC, mobile phone) and allows you to remember your previous choices, dates and routes, that is, save your preferences regarding the use of the site by customizing your experience, so you do not need to re-configure the site each time you visit.


Analytical Cookies

These cookies collect information about your use of the site, for example: which pages you visit the most frequently. This data can be used to help optimize our web pages and make browsing easier. These cookies do not collect information that identifies you. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and, as such, anonymous.


Feature Cookies

These cookies allow site pages to remember the choices made by the user while browsing, that is, they save the user preferences regarding the use of the site, so that you do not need to reconfigure the site each time you visit.


Advertising Cookies

These cookies help measure the effectiveness of advertising. However, they do not identify the user.

In most cases, cookies are deleted when you close your browser (session cookies). Some more persistent cookies remain in your browser until you delete or expire them.

You can modify your browser settings to block or delete cookies, or to notify you whenever a new cookie is stored on your computer, and you can then decide whether to accept or refuse it. If you choose to block or delete our cookies, you may not be able to access all of our services and may have an effect on the performance of our website on your system.

You can find more information on configuring each type of browser (eg Firefox, Chrome, Explorer, Opera) on their respective institutional sites.


CONSENT

Personal Data, transmitted by the owner, may require your express consent, according to the purpose for which they are intended. In these cases, the consent is given in a free, specific, informed and explicit way by its owner, in each of the different means of interaction with Pipe Masters.

At all times the data subject may request the withdrawal of any of the consents for the respective treatment. The withdrawal can be made through the site or its platform of contact, through existing links for this purpose, or through direct contact through the email protecaodados@pipemasters.pt. Withdrawal of consent, in respect of a particular processing of personal data, does not compromise the lawfulness of the treatment already made on the basis of such consent.


PROTECTION AND SAFETY

Pipe Masters undertakes to adopt administrative, technical, physical and organizational measures that guarantee the security, integrity and privacy of the personal data of the holders, appropriate to the risk of each treatment and consistent with established practices in the European Union. These measures apply to protect personal data against its disclosure, misuse, unauthorized access or loss, alteration or destruction, as well as any other form of illicit treatment.

Partners and subcontractors, who have access to personal data, are obliged to adopt the organizational and technical security measures and protocols necessary to protect such data.

The owner guarantees that the personal data he provides are true and accurate and undertakes to notify any changes. Any damage caused to Pipe Masters or to any third party, by providing incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete information on registration forms, will be entirely the responsibility of who introduced or provided.


RIGHTS OF THE OWNERS

The data protection legislation gives the owner the right of information about the purposes and treatments for which his data is destined, as well as to access, rectify, erase, limit the treatment, as well as the portability of his data and , yet to oppose automated individual decisions.

For the exercise of the rights described above, the holder should contact the Data Protection Officer of Pipe Masters (protecaodados@pipemasters.pt).


PERIOD OF CONSERVATION OF PERSONAL DATA

Whenever there is no specific legal requirement, the Personal Data will be stored only for the time strictly necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it is intended. The length of time during which the data is saved depends on the purpose for which the information is processed.


CONTACTS

The owner can contact us for questions about the application of the General Regulation of Data Protection by Pipe Masters, through the site www.pipemasters.pt, by the email address protecaodados@pipemasters.pt or by mail to:

Pipe Masters Lda
Rua Manuel Dias, Nº 396 Fração G
POSTBOX 129
4495-129 Póvoa de Varzim


PRIVACY POLICY CHANGES

In order to guarantee the adequacy of the document, Pipe Masters may change at any time this Privacy Policy, without prior notice and with immediate effect.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on May 22, 2018.

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