When someone visits our website we collect information in order to monitor our website usage and efficiency. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site about website usage and efficiency. There are different types of cookies. The ones used on our website are:
- Performance cookies - these collect information about how visitors use our website, for example which pages are visited most and if any error messages are received when certain pages are visited. This helps us improve how our website works. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies visitors to our website.
- Functionality cookies - these cookies allow our website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and changes you have made to things that you can customise like text size and fonts in order to provide you with enhanced, more personal features. These cookies may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect is anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other website.
- Advertising & Remarketing cookies – these cookies allow us to collect anonymous data about interests and demographics of our website users, allowing us to improve the website experience for our visitors. They also allow us to serve tailored adverts to better suit users’ needs and only display ads that are relevant. These cookies do not in any way identify you or give access to your computer or mobile device.
- Third party cookies - We use a third party cookie, called _lfuuid. The cookie is accepted or declined by selecting the relevant option in the consent banner that will appear upon your first visit to our website. The cookie allows a website to track visitor behavior on the sites on which the cookie is installed. Tracking is performed anonymously until a user identifies himself by submitting a form. The cookie is persistent for 10 years before it expires.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. For an overview of privacy at Google click here and to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use click here. For a guide on how to change your cookies in your browser, please visit this website.
Further Information & contact details
• By email: dataprotection_AdvisoryTeam@nesgt.com
• By phone: +44 161 942 4000
• By post: NES Fircroft, Station House, Stamford New Road, Altrincham, WA14 1EP
NES Group Limited also maintains a registration detailing how we use personal information with the Information Commissioners Office (registration number Z9518625). This registration is available for public view on their website.