Personal data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable living individual. For example name, place of residence, phone number, email address and IP address, or a combination of these, which can lead to the identification of a particular person constitute personal data.
All use of personal data is considered as processing of personal information, examples of this could be collection, registration, assembly, storage and disclosure or a combination of these.
Processing of personal data is governed by EU legislation.
Macro Offshore is the Data Controller for personal information processed in connection with the use of our services and products, and the personal information we collect and process for the purposes stated below. The fact that Macro Offshore is the Data Controller primarily means that it is Macro Offshore which has the responsibility to adhere to the regulation according to EU legislation.
If Macro Offshore chooses another company that is responsible for processing personal information, i.e. data about you, the selected company will then be considered a data processor. In cases where we use data processors, we will ensure that we enter into a data processing agreement that regulate how the data processor can process data that becomes available. The default for such an agreement with the data processor, is that they can only process personal data on Macro Offshore behalf and for clearly defined purposes, as required by EU legislation.
How do we collect information about you?
Most of our data about you is data generated when you use any of our services. Examples of this is; Page views and information about your device (PC, Mobile, Tablet).
1. Information you share with us:
When using a form, you will provide some data that will be stored with us. This information is stored in our databases, in order for us to satisfactorily respond to your request.
2. Information collected through the use of our services:
When using our services, we will collect information about what services you use and how you use them. We do this because it gives us the opportunity to improve our user experience, service content, fraud prevention, and customize content and ads for your usage and your interest.
3. Information from other sources:
We receive information from other sources, such as ad networks, customers, targeting tools, or other third parties, to help us or them understand your user patterns, preferences, or generally to improve the services we offer to be more tailored to your needs and your interests.
What are cookies? Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you visit our website, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology. Our company uses these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences. By continuing to use our site we will assume you accept their use.
How to manage Cookies: You can set your browser not to accept cookies. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.
How do we use the information we have gathered about you?
All personal data we collect is done in order to better understand and improve our services and products. Ensuring that you get the best user experience on our websites.
Macro Offshore is constantly working on providing you with the best possible experience of our services that are available at any given time. To accomplish this, we use among other things the personal data we have collected.
To uphold our obligation towards you, and to make our services function in the best possible way.
Macro Offshore handles personal information and other forms of data to deliver the services agreed with you. We also use data to ensure the best possible user experience for you through automatic login, customizing the content view of your screen and the fastest possible loading of the pages.
Personalizing services – making services tailored for you
We want to offer you the opportunity of customized content and personal customization throughout our sites. We do this by using data about your user behaviour, your preferences or other available information. This can better inform us about your needs and wishes, for example, removing issues you've already read from the front page or producing an overview of recommended articles, in addition to providing you with recommendations about content or services based on what you've read. We also provide recommendations based on what other users with similar usage patterns as you have read.
If you are an active customer relationship with Macro Offshore, we will be able to send you marketing information by email or other electronic communication methods within the scope of The Marketing Control Act, unless you have expressed otherwise. If you have an active customer relationship with us, we will only send such marketing information if you have given us an explicit and informed consent.
How is this information shared?
In some cases, we also share information with business affiliates who use the information to convey targeted content and / or offers through their services. In cases like this we enter into agreements that restrict access to the use of the information and establish obligations to comply with applicable privacy laws.
If there is a suspicion that there has been an offence in connection with the use of services, the information may be disclosed to public authorities upon request.
We will not share, sell or convey personal information in any way other than described in this Privacy Statement.
Correction or deletion of personal data
It is important that the information we gather about you is correct and up to date. If you notice a mistake, we encourage you to contact us so that the information can be corrected. You can also contact us if you want the information about you removed.
We will not save personal information beyond what is necessary to fulfil the purpose of the processing and statutory duties we have, for example, in accordance with the Accounting Act.
Your application is considered to be personal data. During the job application process, we will collect the information you send us and it may be shared internally for the sole purpose of the recruitment process. If your application is unsuccessful, we will delete your personal information, however if we would like to keep your information for future job posts, we will request your consent.
Our analysis and third-party tools
Macro Offshore may use analysis tools to collect information about how our services are used. We use Google Analytics, where we for example measure the number of visitors, which pages are visited and how long a visit lasts.
Statistics on users and traffic are usually used and taken advantage of in aggregated form, so the statistics do not contain any information that can be linked directly to you as an identified person.
Macro Offshore does not want or intend to collect or otherwise treat personal data about children under 15 years. If children under 15 provide us with personal information regardless, we will promptly delete the information as soon as we become aware of the situation.
Privacy policies of other websites
Changes to the Privacy Statement
We will periodically update this policy for Macro Offshore, to reflect any changes to the site. Should any of the changes made have an impact on your rights or personal data, we will inform you about the changes in the services that are affected by this.