Privacy Policy

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Use of personal data collected


When you leave a comment on our website, not only the data entered in the comment form, but also your IP address and browser user agent are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also known as a hash) may be sent to the Gravatar service to check whether you are using the service. The Gravatar privacy policy is available here: Gravatar privacy. After validation of your comment, your profile picture will be publicly visible next to your comment.


If you are a registered user and you upload images to the website, we advise you to avoid uploading images containing EXIF data of GPS coordinates. Visitors to your website can download and extract location data from these images.

Contact forms

When you use our contact form, we collect and process personal data about you such as: Name, Telephone number, E-mail address, Message. This data simply enables us to identify you as well as possible to facilitate subsequent contact in the context of an information request.

The information collected on this form is not recorded in a computerised file and is only used to provide a response to a request. It is not kept and is intended exclusively for the department concerned for processing before deletion of the e-mail. All personal data collected is treated with the strictest confidentiality.

Offhore Marine Porto-Vecchio undertakes not to sell or communicate this personal information to third parties. In accordance with the French Data Protection Act 78-17 of 6 January 1978 as amended, you have the right to oppose (art. 38), access (art. 39), rectify or delete (art. 40) data concerning you. You can exercise this right by contacting the customer service department either by post or by e-mail, providing proof of your identity (form at the bottom of the page).


If you leave a comment on our site, you will be asked to save your name, email address and website in cookies. This is only for your convenience so that you do not have to enter this information if you leave another comment later.

These cookies expire after one year. If you have an account and log in to this site, a temporary cookie will be set to determine whether your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain any personal data and will be deleted automatically when you close your browser. When you log in, we will set a number of cookies to store your login information and screen preferences. The lifetime of a login cookie is two days, the lifetime of a screen option cookie is one year.

If you check “Remember me”, your login cookie will be retained for a fortnight. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be deleted. By editing or publishing a post, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data. It simply indicates the ID of the publication you just edited. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other sites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles…). Embedded content from other sites behaves in the same way as if the visitor were on that other site.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed third party tracking tools, track your interactions with these embedded contents if you have an account logged on their website.

Statistics and audience measurement

The cookies we use for audience measurement are linked to a third party service: Google Analytics.
Google Analytics uses cookies to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (excluding your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.

Google may use the collected Data to contextualize and personalize ads on its own advertising network.

The link to manage your data on Google:

How long your data is stored

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This allows us to automatically recognise and approve subsequent comments instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

For users who register on our site (where possible), we also store the personal data specified in their profile. All users can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (with the exception of their username). Site managers can also view and modify this information.

The rights you have over your data

If you have an account or have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file containing all the personal data we hold about you, including that which you have provided to us. You may also request the deletion of your personal data. This does not include data stored for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Transmission of your personal data

Visitors’ comments can be checked using an automated spam detection service.

Contact details

The data protection officer is: Offhore Marine Porto-Vecchio

If you wish to exercise your right to modify, consult or delete your personal data, please send an e-mail to

More information

How we protect your data
To ensure that the personal data we collect is not lost, misappropriated, accessed, altered or disclosed by unauthorised third parties, we have implemented strict and recognised data security measures and policies.

Procedures in the event of a data leak

In accordance with the procedure provided for by the General Data Protection Regulation (RGPD) in the event of a leak or anomaly concerning personal data in our possession, we will inform the competent authorities (CNIL), and will warn you of the nature of the leaked data and the nature of the risk that may be generated if this may affect your rights and freedoms (sensitive data) within a maximum of 72 hours after the observation or discovery of the technical problem, while recognising that the only data in our possession are the site’s contact forms as well as all the email exchanges that we may have had with Internet users as part of an information request.

We cannot be held responsible for the leakage of data relating to our service providers.