Privacy policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally identifiable information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as used in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.
  • When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your Name, Email address, guestbook messages, anecdotes and roles aboard or other details to help you with your experience. Information is collected from you when you register on our site, fill out a form or enter information on our site;
  • The information collected from you is used to improve the website;
  • We use vulnerability scanning to protect visitor information;
  • We use cookies to understand and save user's preferences for future visits and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future;
  • We may also use trusted third party services that track this information on our behalf;
  • If users disable cookies in their browser it will turn off some of the features of the site;
  • We may transfer your non-identifiable information to third parties. We may also transfer your identifiable information, but only to trusted third parties;
  • We do not include or offer third party products or services on our website;
  • Users can visit our site anonymously;
  • Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page, or as a minimum on the first significant page after entering our website;
  • Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy', and can be easily be found on the page specified above;
  • Users will be notified of any privacy policy changes on our Privacy Policy Page;
  • Users are able to change their personal information by logging in to their account;
  • We honor them and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT; see next paragraph) browser mechanism is in place;
  • Our site allows third party behavioral tracking;
  • In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur we will notify the users via in site notification within 7 business days.
We agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.

Do Not Track

Helderline uses a local installation of Matomo (formerly known as Piwik) for web analytics. It respects your browsers DNT settings: