Cookies & Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets out how Cascade Corporation and its subsidiaries (collectively “Cascade”, “we”, “us” ,“our”) listed on Exhibit A at the end of this statement collect, stores and handles your personal information and how you can exercise your privacy rights.

This privacy statement applies only to information collected through this Website and it does not apply to information that we collect through other means or to information collected on any other company.

Information We Collect

Information that you give us
Cascade collects personal data (like username, password and e-mail address) when you register for a Cascade on-line account or opt in to receive marketing communications from us.

Information we get from your use of our website
When you visit our Website, we may collect certain information automatically from your device. In some regions or countries, like EEA (European Economic Area), this information may be considered personal information under applicable data protection laws.

Log Data
Data is automatically reported by your browser each time you make a request to access a web page. It can also be provided when the content of the webpage is downloaded to your browser or device. When you use our Website, our servers automatically record certain log file information, including your web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information. We may also collect similar information from emails sent to our users which then help us track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. The information allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of our support.

Cookies are pieces of information stored directly on the device you are using. Cookies we use do not contain or capture unencrypted Personal Information. Cookies allow us to collect information such as browser type, time spent on the Site, pages visited, language preferences, and your relationship with us. We use the information for security purposes, to facilitate navigation, to display information more effectively, to personalize/tailor your experience while engaging with us, and to recognize your device to allow your use of our online products and services. We collect statistical information about the usage of the Site in order to continually improve the design and functionality, to monitor responses to our advertisements and content, to understand how account holders and visitors use the Site and to assist us with resolving questions regarding the Site. We also utilize cookies for advertising purposes.
You have many choices with regards to the management of cookies on your computer. All major browsers allow you to block or delete cookies from your system. To learn more about your ability to manage cookies, please consult the privacy features in your browser.

How We Use Your Information
We use your information to provide the services You request and to support our business functions. For example, we may use your information to:
  • Fulfill your requests and communicate with you about those requests;
  • Manage your customer relationship and provide you with customer support;
  • Help you efficiently access your information after you sign in, and remember information so you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Service;
  • Provide, improve, test, and monitor the effectiveness of our Website;
  • Monitor statistics such as for example number of visitors, visited pages, location of visitors;
  • Diagnose or fix technology problems;
  • Improve the content of our website for your use;
  • Protect and improve the security of our website and our business.

Sharing of your information
We may share your information within Cascade and its subsidiaries to help provide, understand, and improve our services.

We also may share your information as well as information from tools like cookies, log files and location data with third-party organizations that help us to improve our marketing communication and Website performances. This third-party organization will have access to your information as is reasonably necessary to provide us services and under reasonable confidentiality terms and under.

We will never share or sell your personal information including (but not limited to) browsing/order history, name, company name, email address, telephone number, street address and other similar information unless required to do so by law.

Legal basis for processing personal information (EEA visitors only)
If you are a visitor from the EEA (European Economic Area), our legal basis for collecting and using the Personal Data information described above will depend on the Personal Data concerned and the specific context in which we collect it.
However, we will normally collect Personal Data from you only (i) where we need the Personal Data to perform a contract with you (such as to fulfill your purchase of an Offering), (ii) where the processing is in our legitimate interests and not overridden by your rights, or (iii) where we have your consent to do so or (iv) in order to perform our legal obligations.
If we collect and use your Personal Data in reliance on our legitimate interests (or those of any third party), this interest will normally be to operate our platform and communicating with you as necessary to provide our services and offerings to you, and for our legitimate commercial interest, for instance, when responding to your queries, improving our platform, undertaking marketing, or for the purposes of detecting or preventing illegal activities. We may have other legitimate interests, and if appropriate, we will make clear to you at the relevant time what those legitimate interests are.
If you have questions about or need further information concerning the legal basis on which we collect and use your Personal Data, please contact us using the contact details provided under the “how to contact us” heading below.

Security measures to protect your information
We use reasonable information security safeguards and techniques to protect the information you provide. When you submit sensitive information and personal data to cascade via our website, the information is protected both during transmission and in storage. Cascade uses prevailing information technology practices to protect personal information from loss, misuse, alteration, and destruction. Such measures include the use of firewalls, encryption, and communications security to protect sensitive information received. For log in into our website, we require a user ID and password to access certain information. Your information is stored on secure servers protected inside controlled facilities.

International transfers of your information
Our Website servers are located in the U.S.A. and our group companies and third party service providers and partners operate around the world.
This means that when we collect your personal information it may be processed in any of these countries. However, we have taken appropriate safeguards to require that your Personal Data will remain protected in accordance with this Privacy Policy. These include for example implementing the European Commission’s Standard Contractual Clauses for transfers of personal data between our subsidiaries, which require us to protect personal data we are processing from/to the EEA in accordance with European Union data protection law.

Data retention
We retain personal information we collect from you where we have an ongoing legitimate business need to do so.
When we have no ongoing legitimate business need to process your personal information, we will either delete or anonymize it, or we will securely store your personal information and isolate it from any further processing until deletion is possible.

Data protection rights
You have the following data protection rights under applicable data protection law:
  • Access, correct, update or request deletion of your personal information.
  • If you are a resident of the European Union, you can object to processing of your personal data or ask us to restrict processing of your personal data.
  • You have the right to opt-out of marketing communications we send you at any time. You can exercise this right by following instruction on the footer of the newsletter.
  • You can exercise anytime all above rights by contacting us using the contact details provided under the section below “How to contact us”.

How to contact us
If you have any further questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy, you may contact us the Data Controller at:

Cascade Corporation
PO Box 20187
Portland, Oregon 97294-0187

Changes to our privacy policy
We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time in response to changing legal, technical or business developments. When we update our Privacy Policy, we will take appropriate measures to inform you, consistent with the significance of the changes we make. We will obtain your consent to any material Privacy Policy changes if and where this is required by applicable data protection laws.

You can see when this Privacy Policy was last updated by checking the “last updated” date displayed at the top of this Privacy Policy

Additional Languages
This Privacy policy could be available in additional languages. In case of differences English version will prevail.

- Exhibit A –
Cascade Corporation
Cascade Canada Ltd
Cascade UK Ltd
Cascade B.V.
Cascade (Germany) GmbH
Cascade (France) Sarl
Cascade France MHP Sarl
Cascade Italia Srl
Cascade Hispania S.A.
Cascade (Scandinavia) Hydraulik AB

Last update, May 24 2018