Privacy noticew

We are committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice describes how we collect and process the personal data that we receive from you in connection with this website and how you can contact us if you have additional questions regarding our processing of your personal data.

What personal data will ASSA ABLOY process?

How and why will ASSA ABLOY use your personal data?

Transfer of personal data

For how long will ASSA ABLOY store your personal data?

Information and access rights

Cookies

Social media

Contact information

1. What personal data will ASSA ABLOY process?

ASSA ABLOY will process your personal data in accordance with the following description.

1.1 ASSA ABLOY will process the personal data set out in this section 1.1 in order to achieve our legitimate interest of providing you with information requested by you:
• Name, address, email and telephone number

1.2 ASSA ABLOY will process the personal data set out in this section 1.2 in order to achieve our legitimate interest of responding to your messages when communicating with us:
• Email, contact information, additional information provided by you in free text

1.3 ASSA ABLOY will process the personal data set out in this section 1.3 in order to provide you with press releases based on your consent obtained when you start a subscription to our press releases.
• Email address1.4 ASSA ABLOY will process the personal data set out in this section

1.4 in order to perform follow up and send invitations to upcoming webcasts based on your consent when you sign up for a webcast. 
• Name, company name, email address

2. How and why will ASSA ABLOY use your personal data?

2.1 In addition to the above-mentioned use and purposes, we use your personal data to administrate and improve this website, for our internal records, for statistical analysis about the use of the website and (if applicable), to complete your product orders and/or to contact you regarding sales and as a part of our customer relation procedures.

2.2 ASSA ABLOY’s collection of personal data is based on the need to carry out the processes stipulated above. To the extent that ASSA ABLOY uses the personal data to improve this website or for analyzing statistics, the basis for collection of data is ASSA ABLOY’s legitimate interest to conduct such improvements and analysis. Since no sensitive personal data will be processed and the processing is limited, ASSA ABLOY has concluded that its legitimate interest to conduct the improvements and analysis takes precedence over your privacy interest. 

2.3 The personal information collected and processed when communicating with us is based on our legitimate interest to support our employees, clients and customers and to ensure traceability. Since you have provided the information freely and the processing is limited, ASSA ABLOY has concluded that your privacy interests do not outweigh our legitimate interest.

2.4 The processing of your email address when you subscribe to our press releases is based on your consent. After submitting your email address, you will receive a link to confirm your subscription.

2.5 The processing of your name and email address when signing up for our webcasts is based on your consent. Your information will be stored for 60 days after which it will be deleted. 

3. Transfer of personal data

3.1 For the stated purposes, personal data will not be transferred to countries located outside the EU/EEA, European Economic Area.

3.2 The personal data that is collected and stored is exclusively used by companies within the ASSA ABLOY group, except in the following cases where we may submit the data to third parties:

• When required by law;

• To a buyer or a potential future buyer of our business, and/or;

• To the following categories of service providers appointed by ASSA ABLOY that provide services connected to this website or its functions, but only to the extent it is necessary in order to provide these services: 

Shareholder services: The Shareholder Services allows ASSA ABLOY shareholders to change the subscription of financial information they wish to receive. 

Subscription service: Visitors can register their e-mail address to receive ASSA ABLOY press releases.

Webcast service: Visitors can enter their name and e-mail address to attend live webcasts.

3.3 ASSA ABLOY will take measures to protect all personal data transferred to such third party, or that has been transferred to other countries, in accordance with applicable data protection laws and as stated above.

4. For how long will ASSA ABLOY store your personal data?

4.1 ASSA ABLOY stores the personal data as long as it is necessary to fulfil the purpose for which the data has been collected. This means that ASSA ABLOY deletes your personal data when such data is no longer necessary to process a request, an order or to administrate your account or our client relationship. Statistics which has been anonymised may be saved thereafter.

5. Information and access rights

5.1 You may at any time request the rectification or erasure of your personal data. Please note however that deletion could mean that ASSA ABLOY cannot process requests or orders, or that your account expires. You have the right to request a copy of your personal data from our record. You have the right to request a limitation of the use of your personal data (for example if you deem the data to be incorrect) or the termination of use of your personal data (for example as regards the use of the data to improve ASSA ABLOY’s website). You are entitled to request the personal data used to process an order, to administrate your account or our client relationship in a machine-readable format which you are entitled to transfer to another data controller.

6. Cookies

6.1 A ‘cookie’ is a small text file containing information which is stored on your computer. Cookies are only used for technical reasons and to facilitate your use of a website. One type of cookie will save a file permanently on your computer. It can thereafter be used to customise this website based on the user’s choices and interests. Another common type of cookie is the “session cookie”. When you visit a website, session cookies are sent between your computer and the server to collect information. Session cookies are not saved once you close your web browser. For more information about how cookies work, please be referred to www.allaboutcookies.org

6.2 We are continuously working to improve assaabloy.com. In order to do this we use Google Analytics and Hotjar to analyse our users behaviour on an anonymous and aggregated level. We also allow these tools to place and manage cookies on this website. The statistics are used to improve the user experience of this website.

6.3 The cookies that ASSA ABLOY use on this website are:

Essential Cookies Description Lifespan
ASP.NET_SessionId General purpose platform session cookie, used by sites written with Microsoft .NET based technologies. Usually used to maintain an anonymised user session by the server. Session
OptanonConsent Set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. 1 year

 

Performance Cookies Description Lifespan
_hjIncludedInSample Hotjar cookie. It uniquely identifies a visitor during a single browser session and indicates they are included in an audience sample. Session 
_hjTLDTest Hotjar cookie. When the Hotjar script executes it tries to determine the most generic cookie path to be used, instead of the page hostname. This is done so that cookies can be shared across subdomains (where applicable). To determine this, the _hjTLDTest cookie is stored for different URL substring alternatives until it fails. After this check, the cookie is removed. Session 
 _ga Google Analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users. 2 years
_hjid
Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the random user ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID. 1 year
 _gid Google Analytics cookie. Used to distinguish users.  1 day
_gat_UA-139890162-1 Google Analytics cookie. This is a pattern type cookie, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the website it relates to. Used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites. A few seconds
_gat_UA-17054491-1 Google Analytics cookie. This is a pattern type cookie, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the website it relates to. Used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites. A few seconds
_gat_UA-22662784-1 Google Analytics cookie. This is a pattern type cookie, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the website it relates to. Used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites. A few seconds

 

Marketing Cookies Description Lifespan
_hjIncludedInSample Hotjar cookie. It uniquely identifies a visitor during a single browser session and indicates they are included in an audience sample. Session
79f08280-5c63-4331-b04d-fb6f39afda51 Long-term behavioral-analysis cookie. The cookie contains no personal information, but does uniquely identify a specific browser on a specific machine, and Dynamics 365 Marketing can use it to correlate this ID with an actual contact in the Dynamics 365 Marketing database. 2 years
319af4c0-e197-4de9-8a9b-fe98c8a2ca04 Short-term, single-visit cookie. Dynamics 365 Marketing uses it to group all page loads by a given visitor that are recorded by the same behavioral-analysis script and that occur within the configured timeframe; it will consider all of these as part of a single "visit" to the website. 30 minutes
_hjCachedUserAttributes Hotjar cookie. This cookie stores User Attributes which are sent through the Hotjar Identify API, whenever the user is not in the sample. These attributes will only be saved if the user interacts with a Hotjar Feedback tool. A few seconds


6.4 If you do not wish to accept cookies you can change your web browser’s settings to automatically deny the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Previously stored cookies can also be deleted through the web browser. More information can be found through your web browser’s support pages. Please note that certain areas and functions on this website require cookies and may not function if cookies are deleted or declined.

 

6.5 For more information regarding the cookies used on this website please contact us at cookies@assaabloy.com

6.6 On our website, we have embedded content from social media channels YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. This may result in cookies outside our control being set by these websites, so-called third-party cookies.
Embedded content from the following third-party services may set cookies in your browser. Follow the links below to read more about how these services use cookies.
LinkedIn: Privacy Policy
Facebook: Data Use Policy
Instagram: Privacy and Security
YouTube: Google Privacy and Terms 

7. Social media

For information on how ASSA ABLOY processes personal information collected in connection with our social media platforms, please see ASSA ABLOY Privacy Notice – Social Media

8. Contact information

8.1 ASSA ABLOY AB, Reg. no 556059-3575 is responsible for the processing of your personal data, and requests to exercise your rights as stated above shall be addressed to

ASSA ABLOY AB
Attn: ASSA ABLOY DPM
Box 703 40
SE-107 23 Stockholm

or gc.privacy@assaabloy.com.

8.2 If you have a complaint regarding the processing of your personal data by ASSA ABLOY you are entitled to report such dissatisfaction to the supervisory authority for the personal data processing of ASSA ABLOY, Datainspektionen.

 

Privacy Notice version 1.5, January 30, 2020