Privacy Policy

Who we are

We are a construction company registered in South Africa under the name of Cintsa Thatching Cc. Our website address is: http://www.bosazzaroofing.co.za – this site is owned and operated by Cintsa Thatching Cc.

This Privacy Statement describes how we collect and use the information, which may include personal data, you provide on our web site. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal data and how you can access and update this data.

We value your privacy and have a few fundamental principles that we follow in terms of data use and protection:

  • We don’t ask for your personal information unless we really need it
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products or protect our rights

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

A few of the functionalities on our website require the use of personal information – please see these listed below:

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

If you get in touch with us via a contact form on the site we will collect the data on the form including your contact number and email address to contact you regarding your inquiry. This information may also be saved on file for future communications from us regarding products and services. This information will not be passed on to any other parties and you will always be given the option to unsubscribe from future communications.

Cookies

To improve your experience on our website as well as to collect insightful information about our readers we may use “cookies”. Cookies are an industry standard and most major websites use them. A cookie is a small text file that our site may place on your computer as a tool to remember your preferences. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to make use of the full functionality of the website.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Analytics

Our website makes use of Google Analytics, a service that uses cookies and sends website traffic data to the Google servers. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports generated by Google Analytics to help us better understand website traffic and web-page usage.

This site and third parties, including Google, use first-party cookies to inform and optimize the information that we feature on our website. More specifically we use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting to inform us about our audience which helps us to write better targeted content. According to its own policy, Google does not collect any personal data with this process, if however you would like to view or edit your current data sharing settings on Google you can visit: www.google.com/settings/ads

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

We will retain your information, which may include personal data for as long as we deem it necessary to provide services to you, comply with applicable laws, resolve disputes with any parties and otherwise as necessary to allow us to conduct our business. All personal data we retain will be subject to this Privacy Statement. If you have a question about a specific retention period for certain types of personal data we process about you, please contact us via the contact details included below.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

How we protect your data

We use appropriate business systems and procedures to protect and safeguard information including personal data. We also use security procedures and technical and physical restrictions for accessing and using the personal data on our servers. Only authorised personnel are permitted to access personal data in the course of their work.

Questions or Complaints

If you have questions or concerns about our processing of your personal data, or if you wish to exercise any of the rights you have under this notice, you are welcome to contact us via info@bosazzaroofing.co.za . You may also contact your local data protection authority with questions and complaints.

Changes to the Notice

Just as our business changes constantly, this Privacy Statement may also change for time to time. If you want to see changes made to this Privacy Statement from time to time, we invite you to access this Privacy Statement to see the changes. If we make material changes or changes that will have an impact on you (e.g. when we start processing your personal data for other purposes than set out above), we will contact you prior to commencing that processing.