Privacy and cookie policy

Sectra recognizes and respects the importance of the privacy of the visitors to our websites. This policy accounts for the cookies used and the personal data collected via our websites.

Sectra automatically receives and stores information from your web browser, such as IP address, cookie information and the pages you visit, to log files on our server. Sectra may also collect other personal data such as name, email address and other information that you voluntarily provide through forms.

If you do not agree with the terms herein, please do not use this website and delete the cookies placed by the website.


Our websites use cookies for statistics, adaptation of content to the visitor’s preferences and choices and to pre-fill forms. They can also be used to target more relevant advertising to potential and existing customers, if permission has been given by you to send such information.

A cookie is a small text file, which is stored on your computer to recognize your computer at recurring visits. The cookie may transmit information via your browser with a purpose of authenticating or identifying the computer (via e.g. the IP address) or the user. Cookies may contain information such as registration data and user preferences. When a server receives a request from a computer which stores a cookie from the website, the server can use the information stored in the cookie in combination with the information stored on the server. A cookie cannot collect information from your computer and cannot carry any virus or other damaging files.

There are two types of cookies, persistent cookies and session cookies. Both types of cookies are used on Sectra’s website. A persistent cookie remains on your computer for a specified period of time, while a session cookie is stored temporarily in the computer’s memory while the visitor is on a site. Session cookies disappear when you close the browser.

You may delete cookies if you no longer wish to store them on your computer. However, please note that the high quality of our website may be reduced as a consequence thereof. Please refer to the help guide for your browser for further guidance.

Sectra stores the following cookies on this website:

cookie-bannerKeeps record of the user consent to store cookies. The cookie is created when the user clicks the “I accept” button in the cookie consent banner displayed if this cookie is not previously set.90 days
LocalStorageUsed together with pop-up information banners to keep record of the user consent to conditions presented to see select content.Persistent


The following third parties store the following cookies on this website:

gaGoogle AnalyticsIdentifies a user, sets a unique ID and tracks unique users throughout the site.2 years
_gat_UA-2624518-1Google AnalyticsIdentifies which Google Analytics account is used on the site.10 min
_gidGoogle AnalyticsTracks a user’s path on the site during a session.24 h
cuvidClickDimensionsIdentifies a user, sets a unique ID and tracks unique users throughout the site.2 years
cusidClickDimensionsTracks a user’s path on the site during a session.30 min
cuvonClickDimensionsTo identify the most recent page view.30 min
prefYouTube/GoogleYouTube cookie used to track and gather information about when a user watches YouTube videos on different websites.8 months
yscYouTube/GoogleYouTube cookie used to gather statistical information about what YouTube videos a user watch.8 months
visitor_info1_liveYouTube/GoogleYouTube cookie used to measure a user’s bandwidth when watching a video to adjust video settings accordingly.8 months

Personal data

Personal data (e.g. name, address, phone number, email address, IP address) and non-personal (e.g. your operating system and browser) provided to Sectra AB through this website will only be used by companies within the Sectra Group, its subcontractors and service providers per the sections below.

Via Sectra’s website you may, amongst other things, use contact forms to contact Sectra, download white papers and subscribe to article update newsletters. When contacting, subscribing or making such submission, we ask you to enter the information that is necessary for us to comply with your request and any future contacts regarding the same matter or, if agreed, other matters (e.g. name, email, telephone number and other). Sectra only uses your personal data to fulfill these relevant purposes.

To better understand the behavior and needs of the visitors of this website, Sectra, its subcontractors and service providers, may also process your personal data to monitor the use of the website, to register traffic to and from the website and to consider and evaluate the users’ demography, geographical location, interests and behavior with regards to the Sectra.

As a global company, Sectra may transfer personal data collected by us on an aggregated or individual level to various divisions, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies of the Sectra group around the world located inside or outside the European Economic Area for the purposes stated above.

We delete or anonymize your personal data when it is no longer needed for the purposes for which it was collected and subsequently processed.

If you have submitted personal data to us, e.g. when registering for article update newsletters, you enjoy the rights to access and rectify data. More details provided below. You can of course also update your subscription preferences for email communication from us at any time.


This privacy and cookie policy was last updated on February 19, 2019. We reserve the right in our sole discretion to amend and/or delete this privacy and cookie policy at any time without providing prior notice to you. We will post the, at any time, current version of this privacy and cookie policy on the website.

Your right to extracts and correction of your personal data

Once annually, you may obtain information free of charge regarding the personal data which is processed by Sectra and which relates to you as a data subject. In addition, you always have the right to (i) request rectification of incorrect data, (ii) modify information that you have previously provided, (iii) revoke a granted consent and inform that you oppose further processing of your personal data or that you do not wish to receive continued information from Sectra. If you revoke your consent, your personal data will be deleted as soon as possible.

Contact information

Data protection officer

Sectra AB
Teknikringen 20
SE-583 30 Linköping

Phone: +46 13 23 52 00

Corporate headquarters

Sectra AB
Teknikringen 20
SE-583 30 Linköping

Phone: +46 13 23 52 00
Fax: +46 13 21 21 85