Cookies

Use of cookies by WaterSafe

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently and improve the user experience, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. 


The table below explains the cookies we use and why. 


Cookie   Name   Purpose
Session Cookie ci_session This cookie is used to remember a user’s preferences where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie. Also we use cookies to links up activity before and after logging into the website. 
Google Analytics / Google
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_gat 
_gid 

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.   
We also utilise Google Maps functionality within the site Search feature for enhanced the usability and information for site users.

Token _csrf
This is a security related measure to stop posting of forms and data ( cross site request forgery ), and ultimately prevents malicious data requests. 

YouTube cookies


We embed videos via API integrated tool from our official YouTube channel.  

Twitter 

Facebook

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We use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social networks in various ways. For these to work Twitter and Facebook will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their network or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes which will be outlined in their respective privacy policies.


Managing your cookie settings

All recent versions of popular browsers give users a level of control over cookies. To find out more about cookies,
including how to see what cookies have been set, visit    www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage your cookies on popular browsers:

-  Google Chrome
-  Microsoft Edge
-  Mozilla Firefox
-  Microsoft Internet Explorer
-  Opera
-  Apple Safari

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please   visit Google to change your settings.


Last Updated: 23.05.18



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