Privacy Policy

This Privacy Notice ("Privacy Statement") applies to the website and the Wher application and related services and explains how personal information is collected, used, disclosed and protected by Freeda s.r.l.

By accessing the application and the website, and using the services available, the User declares to have read and understood this Privacy Policy and the provisions concerning the collection and processing of the information included therein.

The latest update of this Privacy Policy dates back to 23 May 2018. Wher reserves the right to periodically change the Privacy Policy, so we recommend that you regularly review it in order to be updated.

Field of Application

This Privacy Statement describes in detail the practices and policies applicable to the collection, use and disclosure of user-related information by Wher. Wher is aware of the fact that providing your information online involves a high level of trust from users. Such trust reserves the utmost seriousness and gives top priority to the guarantee of security and confidentiality of personal data provided by users through the use of the portal or services.

  • Collected data
  • Data processing
  • Data sharing
  • Data storage times
  • Data protection
  • Privacy of minors
  • Changes to this Privacy Statement
  • How to contact Wher
  • Collected data
  • General information.

Wher receives and stores information entered by users through the application or other means. This information includes data that allows you to personally identify users or contact them directly ("personal data").

Personal data includes information provided by users, such as name and surname, email address, gender, date of birth, city of origin, and mobility habits. Other information that may be requested includes data such as the IP address, the identification data of the device used and the browsing history online, provided that such information is exclusively relevant to the user in question.

Information provided by the user.

Wher collects the information that you provide when you register and use the Wher application and website, including the following:

Registration and profile information. When you register to use the Wher's application and website or update your profile, we may collect various types of User information including email address, profile photo, gender, date of birth , mobility habits (means of transport used and habit of going out alone in the evening).

Data collected through the application. When the user uses the application, he inserts assessments and opinions related to the well-being perceived in the street, providing his personal assessment and opinion.

Automatic collection of information.

Wher automatically collects certain information from the device used for the application and the website. For example, session data is collected, including the IP address, the web browser software, and the website from which the user was redirected. Furthermore, with the consent of the user, information on the user's online activity could be gathered, for example the contents displayed, the pages visited, the searches performed. The collection of such information by Wher is aimed at the sole purpose of internal research, to better understand the interests and preferences of users to customize their experience with the application and the website.

Cookies and other web technologies.

Wher collects information through cookies and other similar technologies (for example web beacons). Cookies are small text files that are automatically stored on your computer or mobile device whenever you visit any website. They are archived from the Internet browser and contain basic information on the use of the Internet by the user. At each new visit, the browser sends cookies to the site so that the computer or mobile device used can be recognized in order to improve and personalize the experience.

Data processing

Wher uses the information collected by users for the following general purposes:

  • allow the registration and management of the account, including access to the application and the website and its use;
  • communicate with the user in general, for example, to send information about Wher and invitations from the Wher community;
  • allow the publication of evaluations, comments and other content in the Wher community;
  • measure the interest of users in order to improve the application, the service, the website;
  • request information, for example through surveys;
  • resolve disputes or problems;
  • prevent potentially illegal or prohibited activities;
  • apply the terms of use;

Data storage times

Wher reserves the right to retain certain information associated with user accounts in its archives, for analytical purposes and to ensure the integrity of the archives themselves. The storage times of users' information vary depending on the purpose for which such information is collected and used.

Wher does not store personal data for longer periods than necessary for business purposes or legal requirements. Wher reserves the right to retain certain information for a period after the closure of the user account, for example in cases where this is necessary to fulfill legal obligations or to exercise, defend and establish their rights.

Data protection

Wher wishes to guarantee users the utmost serenity in the use of the application and undertakes to protect the data collected. Although no application and no website can guarantee absolute security, Wher implements and implements physical, administrative, technical and organizational measures to protect the personal data provided by users against illegal or unauthorized access, disclosure not allowed and loss accidental, damage, alteration or disclosure of data. For example, only authorized employees can access personal data and only for the performance of the company functions allowed. Furthermore, Wher uses encryption to transmit personal data between the user's system and the application system (and website), and between the application system (and website) and third-party systems with which it shares sensitive information. Wher also uses firewalls and intrusion detection systems to prevent unauthorized persons from accessing user information.

Rights of the interested party

Wher. Gives the interested party the exercise of specific rights, including that of obtaining from the holder confirmation of the existence or otherwise of their personal data and their being made available in an intelligible form; the interested party has the right to have knowledge of the origin of the data, of the purposes and methods of processing, of the logic applied to the processing, of the identification details of the data controller and of the subjects to whom the data may be communicated; the interested party also has the right to obtain the updating, rectification and integration of data, cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed in violation of the law; the owner has the right to object, for legitimate reasons, to the processing of data.

Privacy of minors

Wher is a site dedicated to a general public and does not offer services for children. If Wher discloses the transmission of personal data by children under 13, this information will be destroyed or deleted as soon as possible.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

Wher reserves the right to change or modify this Privacy Notice in the future. The date of the revisions will be indicated at the bottom of this page and any changes will take effect from the date of publication. Wher will notify the members of the substantial changes to this Privacy Policy. We recommend that you regularly read this Privacy Policy in order to keep up to date with the latest version.

Data Controller

The Data Controller is Freeda srl ​​with registered office: Via Maria Vittoria, 38 Turin 10123 P. Iva / C. F .: 11582450018

How to contact Wher

Any questions about this Privacy Statement should be directed to