Cookie Policy

Weatherford is committed to protecting your privacy when you access Our websites.  Our websites from the Weatherford.com domain (“Website”) uses Cookies, as defined below, and similar technologies in order to distinguish you from other users. By using Cookies, We gain a better understanding of how you use the Website and it allows Us to provide you with a better experience. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance of Our Cookie Policy is deemed to occur when you press the “OK” button on Our Cookie banner. By selecting “Settings”, you can change your preferences to allow or reject certain cookies. If you do not agree to Our Cookie Policy, please stop using the Website immediately.

DEFINITIONS AND INTERPRETATION

In this Cookie Policy, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following  meanings:

  • “Cookie” - means a small file placed on your computer or device by the Website when you visit certain parts of the Website and/or when you use certain features of the Website;
  • “Cookie Law”- means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 and of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”);
  • “Personal data” - means any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data, as defined by Swiss Data Protection Act and/or GDPR; and
  • "We/Us/Our” - means Weatherford International plc, an Irish public limited company and tax resident of Switzerland.

INFORMATION ABOUT US

The Website is owned and operated by Weatherford, Bahnhofstrasse 1, 6340 Baar, Switzerland.

HOW DOES THE WEBSITE USE COOKIES?

The Website may place and access certain first party Cookies on your computer or device. First party Cookies are those placed directly by Us from the Weatherford.com domain and are used only by us. We use Cookies to identify language and location preferences, facilitate and improve your experience or render basic site functionality. We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and personal data is protected and respected at all times.

WHAT COOKIES DOES THE WEBSITE USE?

The following Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:

 

The Website uses analytics services provided by Google Analytics. Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyze anonymous usage information, enabling Weatherford to better understand how the Website is used. This, in turn, enables Us to improve the Website and the services offered through it. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of the Website, it does enable Us to continually improve the Website, making it a better and more useful experience for you.

CONSENT AND CONTROL

Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a banner requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you.

In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies, therefore if you do not wish Cookies to be used, you will need to actively delete or block the Cookies. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device. For more information on deletion or rejection of Cookies, you may also visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

By using our Website without deleting or rejecting some or all Cookies, you agree that we can place those Cookies that you have not deleted or rejected on your device.

CHANGES TO THIS COOKIE POLICY

We may alter this Cookie Policy at any time. Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of the Website after the changes have been made. You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.

In the event of any conflict between the current version of this Cookie Policy and any previous version(s), the provisions currently in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

FURTHER INFORMATION

If you would like to know more about how We use Cookies, please contact Us at privacy@weatherford.com.

For more information about privacy, data protection and Our terms and conditions, please visit the following: Privacy Policy.