Constantior is firmly committed to protecting your privacy. We’ve created this Cookie Policy so that you can understand what cookies we use on our site and why we use them.  By continuing to use our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Cookies explained

A "cookie" is a small piece of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your system. All cookies have expiry dates in them that determine how long they stay in your browser.  Cookies can be removed in two ways: automatically, when they expire or by manually deleting them. We've included information below on how you can manage and delete cookies.

The cookies we use

We use Google Analytics cookies on our site to enable us to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that visitors can find what they are looking for easily.

All the data contained in our cookies is completely anonymous and does not contain any personally identifiable information. More information about Google Analytics cookies can be found at:https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

We do not use flash cookies (sometimes known as local shared objects) and we do not allow third-party advertising networks to use cookies on our site to behaviourally target advertising to our visitors.

More information on the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them is set out below.

Cookie

Name

Description

Lifespan

Google Analytics

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This cookie distinguishes between site visitors and sessions and is used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics.

The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

2 years from set/update

Google Analytics

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This cookie determines new sessions and visits to our site.  It is used to track page views and visitors behaviour on our site e.g. how long visitors stay on our site and the amount of time spent on each page.

The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

30 minutes from set/update

Google Analytics

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This cookie is used to monitor how long visitors stay on our site.

Expires at end of browser session

Google Analytics

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This cookie collects information about how and when a visitor hits our site for the first time.  It helps us to understand information such as the search engine used, the links clicked on, the keywords used and from where our site was accessed.

The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

6 months from set/update

Google Analytics

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This cookie helps us to create custom variables to segment different groups of visitors and track their behaviour on our site;  for example the time spent on our site, how many times videos are played, paused or replayed, how many search queries are performed and how many PDF documents are downloaded.

The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

2 years from set/update

 

How to manage and delete cookies

Cookies are easy to manage or delete. You can either manually manage your cookies or use third party tools such as Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on to do this. Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on can be downloaded at:https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

To manually delete cookies:

  • On the Start screen, tap or click Internet Explorer to open Internet Explorer.
  • Swipe in from the right edge of the screen and then tap Settings. (If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer up and then click Settings.)
  • Tap or click Options and then, under History, tap or click select.
  • Select the Cookies check box and then tap or click Delete.

To block cookies:

  • Open the desktop and then tap or click the Internet Explorer icon on the taskbar.
  • Tap or click the Tools button and then tap or click Internet options.
  • Tap or click the Privacy tab and under Settings, move the slider to the top to block all cookies and then┬átap or click OK.

To customize cookie settings:

  • Open the desktop and then tap or click the Internet Explorer icon on the taskbar.
  • Tap or click the Tools button and then tap or click Internet options.
  • On the Privacy tab, do one or more of the following:
    • To set what types of cookies are blocked or allowed, move the slider.
    • To block or allow specific websites, tap or click Sites.
    • To import a privacy preferences file, tap or click Import.
    • To override your privacy settings for certain types of cookies, tap or click Advanced.
    • To reset privacy settings to their original level, tap or click Default.
  • When you're done making changes, tap or click OK.

If you choose to block or delete our cookies, you will still be able to browse our site.

For further information on how to manage or delete cookies, please visit:www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies.