Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can disable cookies completely by changing your browser settings (see “Managing Cookies” below) however some areas of the site will not be accessible or may not function properly.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. We use a number of different cookies on our site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit www.aboutcookies.org for detailed guidance.

The following describes the cookies we use on this site and what we use them for. Currently, we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage. If you continue to use this site without taking action to prevent the storage of this information, you are effectively agreeing to this use. If you are not happy, then you should delete our cookies or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage settings (called “Incognito” in Google Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc).

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, like the shopping cart.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. We use advertising on other websites to bring visitors to our site. We use cookies provided by a number of sites to track the number of visitors from advertisements to see how successful they have been.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

 

Name Purpose More information
Google Analytics                     

 

We use this to understand how the site is being used in order to improve the user experience You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html
Google Adwords We use this to remarket to our visitors online. Third-party vendors, including Google, will show our ads on websites across the Internet. We use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to our website.

 

YouTube Some videos are embedded on our site using the youtube.
Social Networks;

Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter           

 

We use social networking sites to advertise our content and services to new and previous users. We may link communications and adverts to our Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn social media sites.  Tracking technologies are used to facilitate the placement of any communications on these platforms.  These technologies enable the social platforms, google (analytics/ad’s) and/or Mail Chimp to provide reporting to us about the performance of these campaigns.  

 

You can read more about Twitter cookies here , Facebook cookies here  Instagram cookies here & LinkedIn Cookies here.

 

Mail Chimp We use a third party service, Mail Chimp, to publish newsletters and some other communications.  We may use a Popup form on our website and social media accounts offering you the opportunity to sign up to our newsletter.   You can read more about Mail Chimp cookies here.

We do not sell any data gathered. Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control.

Cookies are the most well-known form of online tracking, but there are other ways that we can track the browsing behaviour of a user. This includes ‘embedded weblinks’ which are small objects or weblinks that are embedded into a page or an email. Marketing and service emails from G Robinson Safety contain embedded weblinks which are then used to tell us how you have interacted with an email we have sent you. If you have given consent for marketing emails, you are effectively agreeing to the use of these embedded weblinks.

Managing cookies

Most web browsers allow control of selected cookies through the browser settings. 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  and select the “Manage Cookies” tab.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.