LAST UPDATED: December 24, 2021
About Scalstrm and our processing of your personal data
Scalstrm is committed to protecting your personal data and it is important to Scalstrm to ensure that your personal data is being processed in a secure way. Scalstrm uses appropriate technical and organizational measures with respect to the amount and sensitivity of personal data.
Some pages on this website contain links to third party websites. These websites have their own privacy policies and Scalstrm is not responsible for their operations or their information policies. Any user who sends personal data to or through these third-party websites should hence review the privacy policies posted on those websites before any personal data is transferred to them.
For information on the collection, handling and storage of information obtained through cookies, see the “Cookies” section below.
According to the general data protection regulation (the “GDPR”), any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person is considered personal data. An identifiable person is someone who can be identified directly or indirectly by reference to one or more identifiers such as name, identification number, location data, online identifiers etc.
What personal data do we collect and where from?
If you visit Scalstrm’s website, follow Scalstrm on social media, interact with Scalstrm in business related matters, e.g., inquiring about services, applying for a position, attend events, or otherwise use the services, you may provide information to Scalstrm that is considered as personal data.
The types of personal data that are collected may, depending on the context, include:
Scalstrm may use your personal data for a number of different purposes. These are all based on the legal grounds stated in the GDPR. The situations when your personal data may be processed are:
You can always decline to Scalstrm’s marketing efforts, either directly in the marketing or by contacting Scalstrm. All marketing activities are based on the legitimate interest, of Scalstrm to provide relevant and suitable marketing and information to you, unless consent is required and in such case, Scalstrm will ask you for your consent. You can always withdraw your consent at any time by contacting Scalstrm. Please note that if you withdraw your consent Scalstrm will no longer be able to provide you the services where consent is required.
Scalstrm will store your personal data for as long as it is necessary to initiate, maintain or administrate a business-related contact with you or the organization which you represent. If there has been a contractual relationship, Scalstrm may store your personal data for marketing purposes up to a year afterwards, provided that you have not declined to this.
Scalstrm only transfers personal data as described below and only after taking appropriate security measures to protect the data. Scalstrm will only disclose your information to the following third parties:
when required to disclose information according to laws and regulations;
service providers or within Scalstrm or its advisers, agents and/or their employees; and
when Scalstrm considers it necessary to protect the rights and/or property of Scalstrm.
Your personal data is an important part of Scalstrm operations and no personal data is sold to anyone.
You have the right to request information about what personal data concerning you Scalstrm is processing and how it is being used by contacting Scalstrm. You are entitled to request correction of incorrect, incomplete or ambiguous personal data concerning you by contacting Scalstrm. For the protection of your privacy and your personal data, Scalstrm may require that you identify yourself in connection with exercising your rights.
In accordance with applicable data protection laws, you also have the right to request that your personal data is erased or that the processing of your personal data is restricted. In certain situations, you also have the right to object to the processing of your personal data and request that your personal data is transmitted in an electronic format (data portability).
You may file a complaint with the The Swedish Data Protection Authority (Sw. Datainspektionen) if you believe that Scalstrm’s processing of your personal data is not in accordance with applicable laws.
Scalstrm uses so-called cookies on our websites. A cookie is a small text file sent from a website to your web browser. The cookie cannot identify you personally, but only the web browser that is installed on your computer and the web browser you use when visiting the webpage. Cookies save information from your web browser about your use of the website and is used to optimize your use of the website, e.g., to provide you with relevant and customized advertisement/marketing.
Scalstrm uses session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is sent to your computer so that the webpages can function properly during your visit and is erased when you close down your web browser. The function of a session cookie is for example that it is activated when you return to a previously visited part of the website and thus facilitates your navigation on the website. A persistent cookie, on the other hand, is stored in your web browser and thus allows a web page to recognize your computer’s IP address even if you turn off your computer or log out between visits. The cookie is stored for up to six months and is then deleted.
Furthermore, Scalstrm uses third-party cookies from Google Analytics to investigate how to adapt and develop the information on Scalstrms website in the best possible way.
You can easily refrain from allowing Scalstrm’s websites to store cookies on your computer with a setting in your web browser, including blocking cookies or erasing any cookies stored on your computer. Please note that if you choose to not allow cookies, some functionality on the websites may cease to function properly and some services may not be provided. How you erase or change the settings for cookies is stated in the instructions to your web browser or in the utility function that usually is available in the web browser.