1. The use of cookies

www.ska.nl uses cookies. A cookie is a simple small file that is sent with pages of this website and/or Flash applications and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer, mobile phone, smartwatch or tablet. The information stored in it can be sent back to our servers the next time you visit us.

The use of cookies is very important for the proper functioning of our website, but also cookies of which you do not immediately see the effect are very important. Thanks to the (anonymous) input of visitors, we can improve the use of the website and make it more user-friendly.

2. Consent to the use of cookies

Your consent is required for the use of certain cookies. We do this by means of a so-called cookie banner.

3. The type of cookies used and their objectives

We use the following types of cookies:

Functional cookies: this allows the website to function better and is more user-friendly for the visitor. For example: we store your login details. Analytical cookies: these ensure that an anonymous cookie is generated every time you visit a website. These cookies know whether you have visited the site before or not. Only the first time you visit the site a cookie is generated; on subsequent visits the existing cookie is used. This cookie is only used for statistical purposes. In this way, the following data can be collected:

  • the number of unique visitors
  • how often users visit the site
  • which pages users view
  • how long users view a particular page
  • At which page visitors leave the site

Own tracking cookies: this allows us to see that you have been on other websites in our network in addition to our website. The resulting profile is not linked to your name, address, e-mail address and the like, but is only used to tailor advertisements to your profile so that they are as relevant to you as possible. We ask your permission for these cookies. These cookies will not be placed without your consent.

Tracking cookies from others: This keeps track of which pages you visit on the internet to build your personal profile. This profile is not linked to your name, address, email address etc. as known to us, but is only used to tailor advertisements to your profile so that they are as relevant to you as possible. We ask your permission for these cookies. These cookies will not be placed without your permission.

Social media related cookies: this allows social media such as Facebook and LinkedIn to register which articles and pages you share via their social media sharing buttons. They can also contain tracking cookies that track your surfing behaviour on the web.

4. Your rights concerning your data

You have the right to access, rectify, limit and delete personal data. In addition, you have the right to object to the processing of personal data and the right to data transfer. You can exercise these rights by sending us an e-mail via privacy@ska.nl. In order to prevent abuse, we may ask you to identify yourself adequately. If it concerns access to personal data linked to a cookie, we ask you to send us a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the settings of your browser.

5. Block and delete cookies

You can easily block and delete cookies at any time via your internet browser. You can also set up your internet browser in such a way that you will receive a message when a cookie is placed. You can also indicate that certain cookies may not be placed. Check the help function of your browser for this option. If you delete the cookies in your browser, this may have consequences for a smooth use of this website.

Some tracking cookies are placed by third parties who display advertisements to you via our website. You can delete these cookies centrally via www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Please be aware that if you do not want cookies, we can no longer guarantee that our website works properly. Some of the site’s functionalities may be lost or you may not be able to visit the site at all. In addition, refusing cookies does not mean that you will not see any advertisements at all. Advertisements may not be tailored to your interests and may be repeated.

How you can adjust your settings varies from browser to browser. If necessary, consult your browser’s help function or click on one of the icons below to go directly to your browser’s manual.

6. New developments and unforeseen cookies

The content of our website can be changed at any time due to continuous developments. This also applies to our cookie statement. You should therefore read this statement regularly in order to stay informed of any changes.

Blog articles can make use of content hosted on other sites and accessed on www.ska.nl by means of certain codes (embedded content). Think, for example, of YouTube videos. These codes often make use of cookies. However, we have no control over what these third parties do with their cookies.

It is also possible that through our website’s cookies are placed by others, of which we ourselves are not always aware. Do you encounter unforeseen cookies on our website that you cannot find in our overview? Please let us know via privacy@ska.nl. You can also contact the third party directly and ask which cookies they place, the specific reason for this, the cookie’s lifespan and how they safeguard your privacy.

7. Final remarks

We will have to adjust these statements from time to time, for example when we modify our website or change the rules regarding cookies. You can consult this web page for the latest version.

Do you have any questions and/or remarks? Please contact us via privacy@ska.nl.

April 16th, 2018