Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 22 October 2018

We treat the privacy of our customers very seriously. Any data that we collect via the Simple Scales application is governed by this policy. By using Simple Scales you consent to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. Your continued use of Simple Scales indicates your acceptance of this policy and any modifications of it that we might make in the future. The current Privacy Policy will always be published here and can be checked at any time.

Data Collection

No data, anonymous or otherwise, is collected or transmitted.

Apple HealthKit Integration

In order to save your data to HealthKit, Simple Scales relies on the ability to read your health data for weight and height from the Apple HealthKit database on your iPhone and Apple Watch. Simple Scales cannot read or write data from nor to the Apple HealthKit database unless you specifically grant access.

Data read from the Apple HealthKit database is used to perform calculations related to your weight, height, and BMI and to present those data to you within the Simple Scales iPhone and Watch applications. Calculated values are stored locally on your iPhone and Apple Watch in order to more easily & quickly present this information to you. This data is not transmitted anywhere by the Simple Scales app. It remains on your iPhone and Apple Watch for your personal use.

The protection of any data stored on your iPhone and Apple Watch within the Simple Scales app is your sole responsibility. Please consult your device documentation on how to manage local storage and how to apply appropriate security controls to your device for the protection of information.

Simple Scales is in no way responsible for the protection of data and information stored within the Apple HealthKit database. It is strongly recommended that you review Apple's applicable policies and procedures before syncing and backup up your Apple HealthKit data. 

Questions?

Should you have any questions, contact us here via email.