What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.
For example, we may monitor how many times you visit the website. This information helps us to build a profile of our users. Some of this data will be aggregated or statistical, which means that we will not be able to identify you individually.
You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the websites below tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, some of our website features may not function as a result.
For further information on cookies generally visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Google Analytics||_ga||Enables us to identify unique visitors for analytics purposes. The cookie is installed when a user first enters our site, and when they re-enter, Google Analytics will identify them as the same user. It does not store any personally identifiable information.
Expires after 2 years.
|Google Analytics||_gat||Enables us to manage the rate at which page view requests are made, by limiting the collection of data at times of high traffic, improving your experience of our site. It does not store any personally identifiable information.
Expires after 1 minute.
|Google Analytics||_gid||Enables to distinguish users.
Expires after 24 hours
|Google Tag Manager||_dc_gtm_UA-XXXX||We embed Google Tag Manager in our website to deploy marketing tags. This tool may set cookies on your computer. Expires after 24 hours.|
|Session||PHPSESSID||Enables users to log into secure areas of the website.
Expires after the browser is closed.
|Session||bac_laravel_session_X||Enables users to log into secure areas of the website.
Note: the name of this cookies slightly varies from site to site. The trailing “X” is replaced with the top level domain of the website you are browsing.
Expires after 4 hours.
|Remember Me||remember_web_xxxxxx||Enables us to log you in automatically if you checked the “Remember me” option on the login form.
Expires in 5 years.
|Cross-site request forgery prevention||XSRF-TOKEN||Enables us to prevent cross-site request forgery attacks against our website.
Expires after 4 hours.
|Cookie Notice||cookieconsent_status||Enables us to avoid displaying the cookie notice after you dismissed it.
Expires after 1 year.
|Cloudflare||__cfduid||Enables Cloudflare to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings.|
|Facebook Chat widget||fr||We embed the Facebook Customer Chat widget in our website to engage with visitors in real time. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you access the chat. Read more at https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/.
Expires in 3 months
|Addthis Share widget||loc, na_id, na_tc, ouid, ssc, uid, uvc|| We embed the Addthis Share widget in our website to engage with our customers. Thjs tool may set cookies on your computer.
Expires in 1 year and 1 month
We will ask for your permission (consent) to place cookies or other similar technologies on your device, except where these are essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested.
How to turn off Cookies
You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
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Changes to this policy
This policy was last updated in August 2019.
We may change this policy from time to time, when we do we will inform you via a notice on our website.