Who we are
Our website address is: https://eatingatkins.ie.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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.
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.
We use a contact form on our contact page in order to respond to queries about our products, about the Atkins diet or any other queries. With this form we collect first names, surnames and email addresses. We use this data in order to reply to any queries or comments but do but do not use the information submitted through it for marketing purposes.
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.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
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.
Who we share your data with
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize 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 retain data from Paypal indefinitely so that we have it on the Fastway system in order to easily send you products if you order from us again. If you wish us to delete, ammend or show you the data we hold this data please contact us at hello@eatingAtkins.ie at any time.
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.
Your contact information
1 Foxborough Way
How we protect your data
We have purchased and configured SSL certification for our site – this means that any data sent to us through our site e.g. through our contact form or from our site to Paypal when you order is encrypted. We have also implemented a number of security measures on our site to reduce the risk of it being compromised or hacked.
What data breach procedures we have in place
We have added a number of plugins to our site in order to notify us of any potential security problems and to help make it more secure and reduce the risk of the site being hacked.
What third parties we receive data from
We do not recieve data about users from third parties.
This document was last updated on May 28, 2018