If you upload images to the site, we advise you to avoid uploading images that contain GPS location data (EXIF data). Visitors to your site can download and extract location data from these images.
If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt to save your name, email address, and website in cookies. This is for your convenience so that you do not have to re-enter this information when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
When you visit the login page, a temporary cookie will be set to determine if your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain personal data and will be automatically deleted when you close your browser.
Upon logging in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and screen display preferences. The login cookie’s lifespan is two days, and the screen option cookie lasts for one year. If you select “Remember Me,” your login cookie will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be removed.
Editing or publishing a post will also save an additional cookie in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data; it simply indicates the ID of the post you have just edited. It expires after one day.
Embedded Content from Other Websites Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the same way as if the visitor had visited the other website.
Use and Disclosure of Your Personal Data If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
Data Retention Periods
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 accounts created on our website (if applicable), we also store the personal data provided in the user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except for their username). Site administrators can also see and modify this information.
Your Rights Regarding 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 have about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can 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 Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Sipromac hereby designates Marc Soucy as the CEO responsible for Information Protection within our organization. This designation is made in accordance with the laws and regulations in force regarding the protection of personal information, including the General Data Protection Regulation (Law 25) for businesses operating in Quebec.