Cookies, log files and links
A description of the type of cookies that we use, and their purpose, is below:
1: Functionality cookies - necessary cookies
These are required for the operation of the websites. For example, to remember the previous actions so you can navigate back to previous pages. These cookies are essential in order to move around the site and use the features. Without these cookies certain functionally and security cannot be provided.
2: Analytical/performance cookies
These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use the websites. For instance which pages you go to most often and the time spent there. These cookies do not collect information that identifies you. All information these cookies collect is anonymous. It is only used to help us improve how the website works and improve speed. De-selecting these cookies may result in poorly tailored recommendations and slow site performance.
3: Advertising and social media cookies
Social media cookies offer the possibility to connect you to your social media networks. These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness. In some cases, these cookies involve the processing of personal data. De-selecting these cookies may result in seeing content that is not relevant to you.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer or device by setting your browser to not accept cookies. Some browsers provide a mode where cookies are always deleted after a visit. This is called InPrivate in Internet Explorer; Incognito in Google Chrome; Private Browsing in Firefox; Private Browsing in Safari and Private Browsing in Opera. To opt out of Remarketing or to control your advertising preferences, please click here. Remarketing cookies will expire 90 days from the time that the cookie is set or updated (whichever is the later).
The exact instructions for changing your cookie settings can be found in the ‘Help’ section of your browser. You can delete cookies already on your computer or device at any time. To find out more about cookies, including how to see which cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Our analytics cookies include Google Analytics. To opt out of Google Analytics, please click here or to find out more information about the Google Analytics security and privacy principles please click here.
When you use our services and view our webpage and the content contained on that page or through that page, we automatically collect and store certain information in server log files. This includes: details of how you have used our services; internet protocol address; device event information (such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your use and referral URL). We use the log files and IP addresses to analyse trends, administer the site, track users’ movements and to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
This website contains links to other external websites. Please be aware that the Company is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware of this when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by the Company’s website.
This policy was last updated on 23 May 2018.