WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are files or pieces of information that can be stored on your computer (or on other devices with internet access, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you visit our Site. A cookie usually contains the name of the website where the cookie comes from, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e., how long the cookie will remain on your computer / device), and a value that usually consists of a randomly generated unique number.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DO WEBSITES USE?
The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer depends on whether it is a “session cookie” or a “persistent cookie”. Session cookies are temporary cookies that remain on your computer until you leave the website. A persistent cookie remains on your computer after you have finished browsing until they expire or are deleted.
TYPES OF COOKIES USED ON OUR SITE
|Cookie type||Need your permission?||Description|
|Technically-necessary cookies||No||Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.|
We use a number of vendors who can also install cookies on your computer when you visit our Site, in order to enable them to provide their services. When you visit our Site, you may receive cookies from websites or domains of third parties. For more information about these cookies and the way we use them, visit the links below to review the privacy and/or cookie statements of these suppliers.
|Cookie used||What does it do?||How long does the cookie stay on the device?||Cookie information|
|Analytics / Tracking||Provides anonymous / aggregated information about where you are going and what you are doing on our Site.||2 years||Google Analytics|
|Caching||Stores data so that future requests for that data can be served faster.||1 year||CloudFlare|
HOW CAN I MANAGE OR DELETE COOKIES?
Most Internet browsers are set up to automatically accept cookies. You can change the settings to block cookies or to warn you when cookies are being sent to your computer. You can manage cookies in a number of ways. Consult your browser’s help desk to learn more about how to adjust or change your browser settings.
If you disable the cookies we use, this may affect your experience on our Site. For example, you may not be able to visit certain areas of our Site or you may not receive any personal information when you visit our Site.
If you use different devices to view our Site (for example, your computer, smartphone, tablet etc.), you must ensure that each browser on each device is adapted to your cookie preferences.
You can find more information about cookies on the following websites:
- Information about how to manage and/or delete cookies: https://www.aboutcookies.org/