It sets out to comply with the following legislation
- Data Protection Act 1988 (25/1988) & Data Protection Act 2003 (6/2003)
- SI 336 of 2011 – European Communities (Electronic Communications Networks and Services) (Privacy and Electronic Communications) Regulations 2011
- EU General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR)
This website collects and uses personal information for the following reasons:
- Cookies and site visitor tracking
This site uses Google Analytics to track user interactions via cookies. This data is used to determine the number of people accessing our website. This aids our understanding of how they find and use our web pages and helps us to see their interaction with the website.
None of the data tracked by Google Analytics personally identifies you to us. The type of data tracked includes your geographical location, device type, internet browser and operating system. Google Analytics does record your connection IP address but Google do not grant us access to this. By disabling cookies in your browser you will stop Google Analytics from tracking any part of your visit to pages in this website.
- Email links
Should you contact us an email link, none of the data that you supply will be stored within this website. Instead it will be securely relayed to our email host with Google Suite. For more details see https://cloud.google.com/security/gdpr/.
- Article Comments
The Maple Clinic does not store your personal information on this website. If in future we do store data, such as comments on an article etc, it will be in a pseudonymous fashion meaning that the data would require additional processing using a separately stored ‘key’ before it could be used to identify an individual.
About our third party data processors
Maple Clinic uses the services third parties to process personal data from the website on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them comply with GDPR legislation.
Third party links
We may include third party links or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites.
In the event of a Data Breach
We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third party data processors in the event that it is confirmed, to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach if it is apparent that personal data stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.
The data controller of this website is the Maple Clinic, 4a Seafield Hse, Seafield Rd, Booterstown, Co Dublin A94 XH72