Cookie Policy

Effective date: July 17, 2018

What are cookies?

Cookies are little text files which are stored on the browser or hard drive of your computer or mobile device when you visit a webpage or application. Cookies work to make your experience browsing our site as smooth as possible and they remember your preferences so you don’t have to insert your details again and again.

There are different types of cookies. Some cookies come directly from our website and others come from third parties which place cookies on our site.

Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web-browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookie Control

The first time you visit our website you will be asked whether you are happy for us to use Cookies. This particular Cookie will then store this information so we don’t have to ask you every time you come and see us. This Cookie does not store personally identifiable information.

Universal Analytics (Basic)

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. In its most basic version Google Analytics can be used to collect information in an anonymous form and therefore can be used without user consent. Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data.

Wordfence

Cookies set by the Wordfence Security plugin are used to protect the site against malicious attacks. Wordfence only uses data about your visit and does not store personally identifiable information and therefore does not require user consent. Read Wordfence’s privacy policy.

Please see the cookies below that are on the HAPCO website which DO REQUIRE user consent before they can be used.

Universal Analytics (Google)
With your consent we use Google Analytics to measure how users interact with our website. As you navigate between pages, we record information about the page that you have seen, for example the URL of the page you are on and anything you may have clicked on. Primarily we use this information to make sure the experience you have on our site is a good one. And from time to time we might use the information we collect to place advertising that we think is appropriate you to. We will only ever advertise our own services and never pass any information on to anyone else.

You can also set a more general rule for the way your browser deals with cookies by accessing browser preferences. Here you will also be able to view and manage historical cookies your browser may be using. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.