Cookie Policy

1. Overview:

To enhance your experience on our website, we utilize cookies, which are small text files placed on your device. This policy outlines the types of cookies we use and how they improve our website’s functionality.

2. What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your browser by websites you visit. They help the website remember information about your visit, which can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you.

3. Use of Cookies:

Our website uses cookies to:

    • Maintain session integrity as you navigate.
    • Remember your preferences and consent.
    • Analyse user activity to improve the site.

 

4. Types of Cookies We Use:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: Essential for website operations and cannot be disabled.
  • Session Cookies: Temporary cookies that are deleted after each visit.
  • Preferences Cookies: Save your settings and browsing preferences like language or location.
  • Analytics Cookies: Help us understand user behaviour to improve our services, while ensuring privacy by masking IPs.

 

5. Third-Party Cookies:

We may use service providers who set cookies on our behalf to provide certain services. These cookies may collect data that helps us understand how visitors use our website.

6. Managing Cookies:

You can control and manage cookies through your browser settings. Disabling cookies may affect the functionality of our website.

7. Consent:

By using our website, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with this policy.

How to enable and disable cookies using your browser:

 

Google Chrome

  • Click the wrench icon on the browser toolbar
  • Select Settings
  • Click ‘Show advanced settings’
  • In the “Privacy” section, click the ‘Content settings’ button
  • To enable cookies in the “Cookies” section, pick ‘Allow local data to be set’, this will enable both first-party and third-party cookies. To allow only first-party cookies pick ‘Block all third-party cookies without exception’
  • To disable cookies, in the “Cookies” section, pick ‘Block sites from setting any data’
  • Note there are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Chrome. For more information on other cookie settings offered in Chrome, refer to the following page from Google: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647

 

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0

  • Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet Options’
  • In the options window navigate to the ‘Privacy’ tab
  • To enable cookies: Set the slider to ‘Medium’ or below
  • To disable cookies: Move the slider to the top to block all cookies
  • Note there are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Explorer. For more information on other cookie settings offered in Internet Explorer, refer to the following page from Microsoft: http://windows.Microsoft.com/en-GB/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies

 

Mozilla Firefox

  • Click on ‘Tools’ at the browser menu and select ‘Options’
  • Select the Privacy panel
  • To enable cookies: Check ‘Accept cookies for sites’
  • To disable cookies: Uncheck ‘Accept cookies for sites’
  • Note there are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Firefox. For more information, refer to the following page from Mozilla: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies

 

Opera

  • Click on ‘Setting’ at the browser menu and select ‘Settings’
  • Select ‘Quick Preferences’
  • To enable cookies: check “Enable Cookies”
  • To disable cookies: uncheck “Enable Cookies”
  • Note there are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Opera. For more information on other cookie settings offered in Opera, refer to the following page from Opera SoRACware: www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/.

Safari on OSX

  • Click on ‘Safari’ at the menu bar and select the ‘Preferences’ option
  • Click on ‘Security’
  • To enable cookies: In the ‘Accept cookies’ section select ‘Only from site you navigate to’
  • To disable cookies: In the ‘Accept cookies’ section select ‘Never’
  • Note there are various levels of cookie enablement and disablement in Safari. For more information on other cookie settings offered in Safari, refer to the following page from Apple: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/3.0/en/9277.html
  • All other browsers