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Cookie Policy – Detailed Policy

Cookies

Our website, like most websites, 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 using cookies, the website is essentially able to ‘remember’ you during a single visit to the site (known as a session cookie) or for repeat visits (known as persistent cookies).

By continuing to browse the site, we will assume that you agree to our use of cookies as set out below.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on your browser, the hard drive of your computer or your mobile device. Each cookie is unique to your web browser.

We use the following cookies on our site:

Third Party Cookies

Please note that third parties (including, for example, providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

The PEAC website also carries embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to easily share articles with their friends through a number of popular social networks, for example, Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service.

Examples of the types of third party cookies we use on our site include LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook cookies. PEAC does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these cookies.

Their respective cookie policies can be found by following these links:

LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
Twitter – https://twitter.com/privacy
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/

For information on the other third party cookies used on our website, please contact the Data Protection Officer, PEAC (UK) Limited, Inspired, Easthampstead Road, Bracknell RG12 1YQ.

What to do if you don’t want cookies to be set

If you prefer, it is possible to block some or all cookies, or even to delete cookies that have already been set.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies; the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, www.aboutcookies.org contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

For more information on how to control cookies, please refer to: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html

For more information on how to delete cookies, please refer to: http://www.aboutcookies.org/default.aspx?page=2

Expiry of cookies

Cookies may be either ‘session cookies’ or ‘persistent cookies’. Your computer automatically removes session cookies once you close your browser. Persistent cookies will survive on your computer until an expiry date specified in the cookie itself, is reached.