Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

WHO WE ARE

Blue Water Diving (BWD) is an owner-operated diving school located in Puerto Rico, Gran Canaria.

This privacy policy sets out how BWD collects, uses and protects any information that you give us when you visit our websites, communicate with us, or subscribe to our services.

BWD is committed to adhering to all relevant and applicable data protection and electronic communications legislation and ensuring that your privacy is protected.

WHAT WE COLLECT

We use Google Analytics on our websites which gathers information about visitors to our websites, such as; the internet path you followed to arrive at our website, what you viewed on our website, how long you spent on our website, plus some demographic information such as; device used to access our website, geographical location, age range etc.

If you subscribe to our services, dive with us, or contact us we record the details you have submitted, be that; name, address, telephone number, email address.

WHAT WE DO WITH THIS INFORMATION

We use this information to understand your needs and provide you with the best possible service.

The information provided by Google Analytics helps us to understand who is (or is not) visiting our websites, how they find their way to our websites, and how they interact with our websites. We use this information to improve the operating practices of our business and provide the best possible service to our clients.

If you voluntarily provide us with your contact information we may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

We will never share the information we hold with any other organisation or third-party, unless required to do so by law.

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

CONTROLLING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

You may request details of any personal information we may hold about you. If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time and request the removal of your personal details from our systems by any of the following methods;

Telephone: (+34) 602 08 02 08 (Spain) or (+34) 633 96 32 48 (Spain)

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are small electronic text files that are sent to, and stored on, your computer, smartphone or other device for accessing the internet, whenever you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to provide a more tailored experience to you (for example, by remembering previous preferences you have set). Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets us know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Read more about them at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/privacy-concerns/

HOW WE USE COOKIES

We use cookies on our site to provide you with a better website experience, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us (for example via the enquiry form).

Please note that our cookies do not store your personal information, such as your name, address, telephone or email.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer, although this option may reduce the functionality and experience of websites you visit. If you wish to amend your cookie preferences for this website, or any other websites, you can do this through your browser settings – your browser’s ‘help’ function will tell you how to do this.

DISCLAIMER

The information contained on our websites is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by BWD and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of our website.