SIRO Site Cookies Policy
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are used to store or retrieve information to perform certain functions and remember visits to a website. There are two distinct types of cookies – session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is only accessible while your browser is open, and is deleted as soon as you navigate away from our Website. A persistent cookie can remain on your computer for a pre-defined period of time, or until they are forcibly deleted. Other technologies including pixels, tags, web beacons or local storage also store and retrieve data on a device and are similar to cookies. A further explanation about cookies is available on: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
Within your web browser you can choose whether you wish to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times. Set out below are links to popular web browsers to enable you to manage cookies:
Additional information on managing third party cookie opt outs is included below in our ‘Third Party Cookies’ section.
SIRO gathers the below information from cookies:
- Visitors to our websites
- Visitors to our roll-out map
- Visitors who register for email updates
For general web-browsing no personal information is revealed to us, although certain statistical information is available to us via our internet service provider. This information may include the IP and logical address of the server you are using, the top level domain name from which you access the internet (for example .ie, .com, etc.), the type of browser you are using, the date and time you access our site and the internet address linking to our site.
We do not sell or distribute your personal information to third parties for purposes of allowing them to market products and services to you.
The SIRO website uses remarketing technologies which allows us to display relevant ads based on what pages on the SIRO website you have viewed. The advertising will be displayed based on cookies data, which do not record any personal information or identify you personally (this is known as non-personally identifiable information (“non-PII”). This information may include non-PII identifiers specific to the user’s device (such as mobile device advertising identifiers or your browser’s user agent string) as well as non-PII demographic and interest information provided by third parties. The following remarketing technologies are used by SIRO:
If you would prefer not to receive any targeted advertising from Google, you can deactivate the use of such cookies by visiting the website: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/. Google also has its own independent data protection policy which can be accessed here (https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/).
Third party tools:
We might also use other third-party advertising tools (such as Amobee). You can visit http://www.amobee.com/trust/consumer-opt-out for information on opting out of tailored advertising from Amobee.