- Our Policy
1.1 This Policy sets out the basis on which we will process data in relation to your usage of our Website. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
- Information about your visits to our site
2.2 We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns.
3.2 By using cookies, we obtain information to help us improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
(a) to estimate our audience size and usage pattern;
(b) to store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our Website according to your individual interests;
(c) to speed up your searches;
(d) to recognise you when you return to our Website.
3.3 We share information about your use of our Website with our analytics partner who may combine it with other information that you have provided to them or that they have collected from your use of other services.
3.4 More information on the name of cookies, their description and default expiration period is available in the table below.
|Cookie Name||Default Expiration Time||Description|
|Strictly Necessary Cookies|
|PHPSESSID||End of session (When the user’s browser is closed)
|This session cookie is used to maintain information about each visit to the website and enable core site functionality. This cookie does not contain any personal information, and only lasts for the duration of the user’s visit, being deleted as soon as a user closes a web browser.|
|PH_HPXY_CHECK||End of session (When the user’s browser is closed)||Session cookie|
|wp-settings-time-3||End of session (When the user’s browser is closed)||This content management system (CMS) cookie verifies a user and checks if a user is logged in to the site or not.
|Performance Cookies – Analytics|
|_ga||2 years||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gid||24 hours||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||1 minutes||Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.|
|__utmt||10 minutes||Used to throttle request rate.|
|__utmc||End of browser session||Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.|
|__utmv||2 years from set/update||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the_setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.|
3.5 For further information on cookies and how they work, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
4.1 Before cookies are installed on your computer or mobile device, you will be shown a notice requesting your consent to set the cookies mentioned above on your computer or device. By consenting to the placing of cookies, you are enabling us to provide you with a full experience and functionality of our Website. If after placing of cookies on your computer or mobile device you wish to opt-out of the use of any cookies, except those which are strictly necessary for the Website to function, please click here to change privacy settings.
4.2 In addition to the option described above, you may choose to enable of disable cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also allow you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third party cookies. By default internet browsers accept cookies, but you can change this by activating the setting on your browser, which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. If you select this setting, you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website.
5.1 Questions, comments and requests regarding this Cookies Policy are welcomed and should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Changes to our Cookies Policy
6.1 We may amend this Cookies Policy from time to time. Any changes we may make to our Cookies Policy in the future will be posted on our Website. You are invited to check this page from time to time.