Welcome to Curiosity Diagnostics website. The following terms and conditions of use apply to the website, and we kindly ask you to read them carefully.
The terms and conditions contain information about how you may use the content on the website, how we process your personal data and what cookies are used on the website. Curiosity Diagnostics website and these terms and conditions of use are provided in accordance with Polish and European Union law.
Copyright and other intellectual property rights
Information about copyright and trademarks
All rights to the content on the website, such as text, graphics, logos, images, video clips, audio files and programs belong to Curiosity Diagnostics or third parties and are protected by Polish and international intellectual property law. All rights are reserved.
The content on the website is provided as a service to you and may only be used in accordance with the terms and conditions set out below. By downloading material from the website you accept the terms and conditions.
Unauthorized use or distribution of the content of the website may violate copyright and/or other Polish or international law and may be subject to legal action.
Use of Curiosity Diagnostics trademarks.
Curiosity Diagnostics trademarks and brands may only be used in accordance with these terms and conditions or after you have obtained Curiosity Diagnostics written approval. Use of Curiosity Diagnostics trademarks in advertising and marketing of Curiosity Diagnostics products and services requires prior written approval.
Use of the content on the website
The website and its content may not be modified, transmitted, reproduced, published, licensed, transferred, sold or used for any other commercial purpose without Curiosity Diagnostics prior written approval.
As you familiarize yourself with the content of the website, Curiosity Diagnostics allows you to make temporary copies of content on this website, where necessary. You may also print as much content from the website as is reasonable for personal use and link to our website. Any other use of the information on the website is prohibited.
When taking copies of the information on the website, you may not modify the information or delete information about copyright or Curiosity Diagnostics name.
The information on the website is general and should not be used as the single and sole reason for deciding on important issues. We are constantly working to ensure that the website is accurate, complete and up to date, but there is always a risk, for example, that typos, external influences and technical errors result in misleading information. This means that Curiosity Diagnostics cannot guarantee and does not accept liability that the information is always correct, complete and up to date.
If Curiosity Diagnostics provides a link to a third party website, this link is only intended to assist the user and Curiosity Diagnostics does not accept liability for the content or accuracy of the information on such a website.
Curiosity Diagnostics may change these terms and conditions of use at any time, choose to display or remove posts and content on the website and/or close down the website.
Processing of personal data
Your privacy is important to us and we strive for a high level of protection in all processing of personal data. Within the EU/EEA, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies from May 2018.
The data controller of your personal data is Curiosity Diagnostics with its registered office in Warsaw. The companies of the Scope Fluidics Group: Scope Fluidics, Curiosity Diagnostics and Bacteromic shall be joint controllers of your personal data. Joint controllers process your personal in order to implement common research and development goals, optimize the use of human, technical and technological resources.
In accordance with applicable data protection legislation, Curiosity Diagnostics Sp. z o.o. as data controller, is responsible for the processing of your personal data as set out below. If you have any questions about this information, or if you wish to exercise any of your rights as set out below, please contact Curiosity Diagnostics via the contact details listed under Contact information below.
Collection and processing of personal data
The term ‘personal data’ refers to such information which, directly or indirectly, may refer to you as an individual. Examples of such data are name, image, personal ID number, contact details, competition entries, selections made, behavior or IP address. Personal data processing refers to any action that we or a third party that we have engaged take with the personal data, such as collection, registration and storage.
Personal data may only be processed for specified and explicitly stated purposes and may not be subsequently processed for any purpose that goes beyond these purposes.
At Curiosity Diagnostics, we process personal data that you have given us for the sole purpose of administering inquiries and agreements from/with you, as well as providing information and services in connection with such inquiries and agreements.
Finally, personal data is also processed for statistical purposes to see how users use the website and to analyze search behavior, as well as to display content customized for you. Such data is, however, only processed in aggregated form or in a form that cannot identify you as an individual. Data is also processed indirectly in connection with the development, testing and administration of the IT systems underlying our website.
If using the website purely for information purposes, i.e. if you do not order anything or are not forwarding information to us by another means, we shall only collect the personal data which your browser transmits to our server. If you wish to view our website, we collect the following data which is technically necessary for us to display our website to you and to guarantee stability and security (legal basis is article. 6.1.f GDPR):
• Date and time of the query
• Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
• Content of the request (specific page)
• Data volume transferred in each instance
• Website from which the request originates (browser type)
• User’s operating system and user interface
• Browser software language and version.
Legal basis for processing and storage period
Curiosity Diagnostics processes your personal data when necessary for the performance of an agreement with you and when we have another legitimate and justifiable interest in processing your personal data, such as an interest in marketing ourselves to visitors to our website or an interest in developing our website or our products and/or services. If we were to process your personal data for any purpose which, according to applicable legislation, requires your consent, we will obtain your consent before commencing with such processing.
The data we collect in accordance with the above is deleted when the purposes of the processing have been completed.
Security for the protection of personal data
Curiosity Diagnostics safeguards your personal data with a high level of security and has to this end taken appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, amendment, dissemination or destruction.
Restrictions on the disclosure of personal data
We may appoint external partners to perform tasks on our behalf, such as providing IT services or helping with marketing, administration of press releases, data analysis or statistics. The performance of these services may mean that our partners, both within and outside the EU/EEA, are able to gain access to your personal data. Companies that process personal data on our behalf must always sign an agreement with us so that we are able to ensure a high level of protection of your personal data even with our partners.
Special safeguards are taken with regard to partners outside the EU/EEA, such as signing agreements that include the standardized model clauses for data transfers adopted by the EU Commission and which are available on the EU Commission’s website.
Curiosity Diagnostics may also disclose your personal data to third parties, for example the police or other public authorities, if it concerns criminal investigations or if we are otherwise required to disclose such data by law or public authority decision.
Curiosity Diagnostics will not disclose your personal data to any extent other than described in this section.
This information about processing of personal data applies to data about you that Curiosity Diagnostics processes within the scope of our website. Our website may sometimes contain links to external websites or services that we do not control. If you follow a link to an external website, you are encouraged to review the principles for processing of personal data and information about cookies that apply to the website in question.
Your rights and the right to lodge a complaint
Under the applicable data protection legislation you are entitled, at any time, to request access to the personal data that is processed about you, to have erroneous personal data corrected, to request that Curiosity Diagnostics shall stop processing and delete your personal data, to request that the processing of your personal data is restricted, to exercise your right to data portability, to withdraw consent to particular processing (where such consent has been obtained) and to object to the processing of the personal data. In such event, please contact Curiosity Diagnostics via the contact details listed below.
In addition, without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of your habitual residence, place of work or place of the alleged infringement if you consider that the processing of personal data relating to you is unlawful. The data protection authority of the Poland provides forms for complaints and for exercising your rights at https://uodo.gov.pl/en.
We welcome your comments or questions about this Policy. You may also contact us at our address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Information about cookies and how you can avoid them
Cookies are sometimes used to collect data that is considered to constitute personal data, such as IP addresses and data linked to the IP address, but not personal data directly attributable to you as an individual. The purpose is to create personalized and relevant content for you as a visitor.
This data processing is based on is article 6.1.f GDPR for the protection of our legitimate interests.
Cookies may either be deleted automatically when the user closes their web browser (so-called “session cookies”) or stored on the user’s computer to facilitate future visits to the website (so-called “permanent cookies”). Permanent cookies will also be automatically deleted after one year.
How to avoid cookies
If your web browser rejects cookies, this may reduce the functionality of the website.
Use of external tools on our website
Curiosity Diagnostics has also integrated the component Google Analytics (with anonymisation function) on this website.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service. Web analysis is the gathering, collection and analysis of data about the behavior of visitors to websites. Among other things, a web analysis service collects data on which website a data subject has come to a website from (so-called referrers), which subpages of the website were accessed or how often and for which period of time a subpage was viewed. A web analysis is mainly used to optimize a website and for the cost-benefit analysis of Internet advertising.
The operator of the Google Analytics component is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351, USA. As Google Inc. is registered in the USA and uses a technical infrastructure located in the USA, in order to ensure an adequate level of protection of personal data required by European legislation Google Inc. has joined the EU-US-Privacy Shield programme. Under the agreement between the US and the European Commission, the Commission has established an adequate level of data protection for companies with “Privacy Shield” certification.
As IP anonymization is activated on our website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within Member States of the European Union or other states in agreement with the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by a Google server in the USA. On behalf of the operator of the website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and to provide further services related to website and internet use to us. The IP address transferred through your browser to Google Analytics will not be combined with other data held by Google.
In addition, this website uses the Analytics feature User ID to track interaction data. This User ID will be additionally anonymized and encrypted and will not be linked with other data.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible.
In addition, you may prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
In addition, a cookie already set by Google Analytics can be deleted at any time via the Internet browser or other software programs.
Further information and Google‘s applicable privacy regulations can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en and https://marketingplatform.google.com/about/ The following link provides a further explanation of Google Analytics https://marketingplatform.google.com/about/.
Our website also uses Google Analytics performance reports relating to demographics and interests and reports on Google Display Network impressions. You can disable Google Analytics for display advertising and customize the ads on the Google Display Network by visiting the ad settings at this link: https://adssettings.google.com.