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Privacy & Policy

In ZVU - Drowning prevention institute, we are aware of the responsibility of handling personal data, therefore we ensure that all personal data is managed, maintained, stored and controlled in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council on 27 April 2016 of the protection of individuals with the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data and the repeal of Directive 95/46 / EC (hereinafter: the General Data Protection Regulation) and the Personal Data Protection Act (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 94/07 – official consolidated text with amendments )

The rights of the individual about the management of personal data

An individual is entitled to verify whether personal data are processed and, where appropriate, access to personal data and an indication of the reasons for the processing as well as the significance and intended consequences of such processing for him.

To the person whose personal data are processed, we want to assure ZVU - Drowning prevention institute is honoring all rights deriving from the General Data Protection Regulation.

The right of correction is the right of the data subject to achieve that the controller corrects inaccurate personal data relating to him without undue delay. In light of the purposes of the processing, the data subject shall have the right to supplement incomplete personal data, including the submission of a supplementary declaration.

The right of deletion of the data is the right of the data subject to achieve that the administrator erases personal data relating to him without undue delay and the operator must delete personal information without undue delay when one of the following reasons applies:

  • personal data are no longer needed for the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed;

  • the data subject shall revoke the consent on the basis of which the processing takes place;

  • the data subject is objecting to the processing and there are no overriding legitimate reasons for processing them;

  • personal data has been processed unlawfully

  • personal data must be deleted for the fulfillment of a legal obligation in accordance with Union law or the law of the Republic of Slovenia


The right to restrict processing is the right of the data subject to achieve the restriction of the processing by the operator when one of the following cases applies:

  • the data subject disputes the accuracy of the data for a period allowing the controller to verify the accuracy of personal data;

  • the processing is illegal and the data subject opposes the erasure of personal data and instead requires a restriction on their use;

  • the data controller no longer needs for processing purposes, but needs the data subject to enforce, enforce or defend legal claims;

  • the data subject filed an objection concerning the processing until it is verified that the legal reasons for the controller prevail over the reasons for the data subject.


We will notify any user who has been disclosed of personal data for any corrections or deletions of personal information or processing restrictions. Also, we undertake to enable the data subject to exercise the right to data transfer, in such a way that he will receive personal data relating to him that he owned, in a structured, generally usable and machine-readable way form, and the right to forward this information to the other controller without impairing it when the processing is based on consent or contract, or when it is carried out by automated means.

An individual has the right to one free copy of personal data or a printout in electronic form.

Where personal data are processed for the purposes of direct marketing, the data subject shall have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to him for such marketing, including the creation of profiles insofar as it relates to such direct marketing.

With this legal notice, we would like to inform individuals that the aforementioned claims regarding the exercise of rights in connection with personal data can be addressed in writing to us via e-mail: or delivered personally to our headquarters; Zavod za varstvo pred utopitvami, Smrtnikova 4, Ljubljana 1000.

An individual is aware that, for reliable identification in the case of exercising personal data rights, he may request additional information from him and may only refuse the implementation of the exercise of rights if he can prove that the individual can not be reliably identified.

An individual is aware that ZVU - Drowning prevention institute, as the operator, must respond without undue delay and at the latest within one (1) month of receipt of the request, at the request of the individual with whom he exercises rights concerning the above personal data.

The data subject has the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing, including the creation of profiles having legal effects in relation thereto or in a similar manner to him.

An individual has the right to file an appeal against the controller with an information officer if he considers that the processing of personal data violates the General Data Protection Regulation.

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