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We respect your personal privacy

Alerts & Newsletters

We gather and process information when you subscribe to our newsletter option. This information is used to send you the newsletter relating to the Trade Association you are subscribed to, as per your requests and after having obtained your consent to receiving such newsletters.

To the extent allowed by law, we further use this information to pursue our legitimate interests, in particular for direct marketing purposes regarding similar products and services to the Trade Association you are subscribed to.

Contact forms

We gather and process information when you fill out contact forms to communicate with, after having obtained your consent. This information is used to send you replies to your queries and provide you, to the extent possible, with any help or guidance requested.

Where relevant, in particular, if you are a Trade Association member, we may also use this information to perform our obligations and pursue our rights under the contract entered into by you and us, including in the context of any legal proceedings if necessary. Such information is also collected and treated at the stage prior to concluding any contract as a follow-up to you placing an order or making any other relevant inquiry. Failure to provide us with such information may prevent us from smoothly performing our obligations in the context of an existing or future contractual relation.

Where relevant, in particular, if you are a user and Trade Association member of, we may also use this information to comply with our relevant legal obligations, such as under the legislation regulating product liability.

Sharing your Personal Data?

Without prejudice to any disclosure of information made compulsory by competent authorities and only to the extent such disclosure is required by law, Personal Data you provide to Jacobs may be shared, consistent with applicable law and in accordance with the purposes each time served, as follows:

  • With Jacobs departments, including representatives and employees, as necessary. For instance, Personal Data of newsletters subscribers shall be shared with Jacobs teams that are responsible for marketing. Usage Data shall be processed by Jacobs department that is responsible for our IT functions.
  • With affiliates and subsidiaries of Jacobs. Please note that Jacobs has a legitimate interest in transmitting your Personal Data within the group of affiliated companies for internal administrative purposes and to better serve the rest of the purposes stipulated in this Privacy Statement.
  • With third parties and third-party business providers that provide services to Jacobs, such as companies that provide services for employee recruitment, IT-related services, or marketing-related services.
  • With a third party in the event of a sale, merger, reorganization, or other transaction involving part or all of Jacobs.
  • With law enforcement agencies if required by law and under the relevant safeguards for the protection of your fundamental rights, in particular where Jacobs reasonably believes unlawful activities, fraud, or bodily injury or death have occurred or the Personal Data may aid an ongoing investigation.

All service providers to Jacobs will use Personal Data only for the purposes identified in this notice and will provide services under a contract which restricts the use of information to that which is necessary to perform services on our behalf or to comply with legal requirements.

Because Jacobs operates globally with locations in many different countries, we may transfer your information from one legal entity to another or from one country to another in order to accomplish the purposes listed in this notice. We will transfer your Personal Data in a manner that is consistent with applicable legal requirements. Where applicable with regard to EU Applicants, Jacobs uses the European Union adequacy method of model contract clauses.


The security of your Personal Data is important to us. We shall implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure the protection of your privacy and a level of security appropriate to the risks entailed in any processing operation. However, we note that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Whilst we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we underline that we shall have no liability for events for which we are not responsible.