Cookie Policy

The website www.speedwell.be (hereinafter known as „the Website") is managed by SPEEDWELL SRL (hereinafter known as „the Controller"). The Website uses cookies and similar technologies (together generically referred to as „cookies”). The information presented below aims at providing users with more details on the placing, use and management of the cookies used by the Website.

We use cookies in order to ensure the proper functioning of the Website and to optimize its content, as well as in order to analyze traffic and offer the visitors a better experience when browsing the website. We do not conduct personalized advertising or marketing activities based on cookies or cookie generated data.

Cookies offer website owners important feedback on the way visitors browse the websites, so that such websites may be more efficient and more accessible.

In this Cookies Policy you will find information about what a cookie represent, what are the purposes for using cookies and what are the implications for visitors, as a result of accepting the cookies used by this site.

What is a cookie?

An “internet cookie” (also known as “browser cookie”, “HTTP cookie” or simply “cookie”) is a file of small dimensions, consisting of letters and numbers which will be stored on the user’s computer, mobile device or other equipment from which internet is accessed.

When you access the site as a visitor, a cookie is sent to your internet browser and saved to your computer's hard disk, but you can block the saving of cookies by changing your browser settings.

A cookie consists of two parts: name and content (or value). Technically, only the webserver which sent the cookie may access it again when the user returns to the website associated with such webserver.

The cookies by themselves do not require personal data in order to be used and, in most cases, do not identify internet users, as the information collected through cookies are not of such nature as to lead to the identification of internet users. By means of cookies, the following types of information may however be collected: IP address, geo-location data, data regarding the operating system, data regarding the resolution of the devices being used, information regarding website visits (including the number of visits, the time spent on the website, the manner of accessing the website, user behavior on the website), data regarding organic traffic.

Although cookies are stored in the memory of your computer, phone, tablet or any other device used to access a site, cookies cannot access or read other information stored in that device.

What is the lifetime of a cookie?

Depending on their lifetime, cookies may be classified in session cookies or persistent cookies. Session cookies have a storage duration that is limited to the length of a user session. When closing the session or the browser, the stored information is deleted.

Persistent cookies are stored in a user’s device for a variable amount of time, longer than the duration of a session, and are not deleted when closing the session or the browser, but at the expiry of said duration.

What are third party cookies?

Content sections from certain websites or certain website functionalities may be provided through third parties / providers (for example, a video). Such third parties may place these cookies on the website (called “third party cookies” since they are not placed by the owner of the website). The third party providers also have to observe the legal regulations in force and the confidentiality policies of the website owner. More details regarding the manner in which these third parties handle the placement and use of cookies and similar technologies may be found in the corresponding policies of such third parties.

We have included below, in the “What cookies does this website use?” section the third parties cookies identified on the Website.

What cookies does this Website use?

Our Website uses the following types of cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies

Strictly necessary cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the Website. These allow the use of basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the Website. The Website cannot function properly without these cookies.

The Website uses the following strictly necessary cookie.

Cookie name

Description

Expiration time

Type

PHPSESSID

Preserves user session state across page requests

1 day

HTTP

 

Statistics cookies

Statistics cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. In this respect, the Website uses the below types of cookies, which are provided by third parties, only if you express your consent by ticking the corresponding box from the consent mechanism implemented on this Website. This consent may be withdrawn at any time by accessing the “Update your consent section” available in the footer of our Website.

Cookie name

Provider

Description

Expiration time

Type

_ga

Google

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

2 years

HTTP

_gat

Google

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

1 day

HTTP

__gid

Google

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

1 day

HTTP

collect

Google

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across various devices and marketing channels.

Session

Pixel


More information about Google Analytics’ use of cookies can be found here:

https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage?hl=ro

More information about security principles and data protection in Google Analytics can be found here:
https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html?hl=ro
 
Google Inc., the owner of the tools used to analyze the traffic and performance of this site is an ISO 27001 certified company in Information Security Management.
More information about Google Inc. certification can be found here:
https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/3407084?hl=en

More details about Google Analytics can be found here:
https://www.google.com/analytics/

Where can information collected by means of cookies be transmitted?

Data collected by means of cookies may be transmitted to the following categories of recipients: Website visitors, representatives of the Controller, other natural or legal persons that process personal data on behalf of the Controller, as well as to other entities within Controller’s Group.

Data collected by means of cookies may be transmitted to countries within the EU/EEA or outside the EU/EEA, as indicated at the following addresses:

Google: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=ro

Adapt browser settings to cookies

If you are the only person using the computer, you may set long terms of expiry for browsing history. If you share the computer, you may consider setting the browser to delete the browsing data each time you close the browser.

How can I stop the cookies?

For cookies which are not strictly necessary you may withdraw your consent at any time by accessing the “Update your consent” section available in the footer of our Website.

In addition, users can configure their browser to reject all the cookie files or to alert the user when cookies are sent to the device.

It is important to note that the deactivation or refusal to receive certain types of cookies can make certain sections of the website difficult to view and use.

All the modern browsers offer the possibility to change the settings of cookies.

You can configure the settings of the cookies following the instructions below:

  1. On computer

Microsoft Internet Explorer

· To remove cookies:

Open Internet Explorer. At the top right select “Tools”, point to “Safety”, and then select “Delete browsing history”.

Select the “Cookies and website data” check box and then select “Delete”.

· To block cookies, for example, in the Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 10:

Open Internet Explorer, select “Tools” and then select “Internet options”.

Select the “Privacy” tab, “Advanced” and choose whether you want to block the cookies.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

Google Chrome

· To remove cookies:

Open Google Chrome. At the top right select “More”, then Settings”, select “Advanced” and click on "Content settings“.

Select “Cookies” and then select “See all cookies and site data”.

Select “Remove all”. Confirm by clicking “Clear all”.

· To block cookies, for example, by default:

Open Google Chrome. At the top right select “More”, then “Settings”, select “Advanced” and click “Content settings”.

Select “Cookies” and turn off the “Allow sites to save and read cookie data” button.

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647

Apple Safari

· To remove cookies:

Open Safari, select “Preferences”, select “Privacy”, select “ManageWebsiteData”. Select one or more websites, and then click on “Remove” or “RemoveAll”.

· To block cookies:

Open Safari, select “Preferences”, select “Privacy” and click on “Blockallcookies”.

https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac

Mozilla Firefox

· To remove cookies:

Open Mozilla Firefox, select “Options”.

Select “Privacy&Security” and go to the “CookiesandSiteData”. Select the “ManageData” button and then choose “RemoveSelected” and “RemoveAll”.

· To block cookies:

Open Mozilla Firefox, select the menu button and choose “Options”. Select “Privacy&Security” and go to the “Cookies and SiteData”. Select the “Block cookies and site data”.

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

Opera

· To remove cookies:

Open Opera, select ”Settings”, select “Advanced” and click “Privacy&security”.

Select “Contentsettings”, select “Click Cookies” and click on “Keeplocaldataonlyuntilyouquityourbrowser”.

· To block cookies:

Open Opera, select ”Settings”, select “Advanced” and click “Privacy&security”.

Select “Contentsettings”, select “Click Cookies” and turn off  “Allowsites to save and read cookie data”.

https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/


  1. On a smartphone or tablet

Google Chrome

1.        Android

· To remove cookies:

Open the Google Chrome app. To the right of the address bar, select “More” and then “Settings”.

Select “Privacy” and then “Clearbrowsingdata”. Choose a time range, like “Last hour” or “All time”. Check "Cookies, media licenses and site data."

Uncheck all the other items. Select “Clear data” and then “Clear”.

· To block cookies:

Open the Google Chrome app. Select “More”, “Settings”. Click on “Sitesettings” and “Cookies”. Turn “Cookies” off.

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&oco=1

2.       iOS (Apple)

· To remove cookies:

Open the Google Chrome app. At the bottom right, select “More” and then “Settings”.

Select “Cookies, SiteDate.Uncheck the other items.

Select “ClearBrowsingData”, and then”ClearBrowsingData”. Select “Done”.

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DiOS&oco=1&hl=en

Safari

Apple iOS

· To remove cookies:

Click on the "Home" button, select "Settings", select “Safari”. Select “Advanced“, and then “WebsiteData” and then tap “RemoveAllWebsiteData”.

· To block cookies:

Click on the “Home” button, select "Settings", and select “Safari”. 

Select “Block All Cookies”.

https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265

Android Browser

· To remove cookies:

Select the “Menu” button. Select "Settings", Select one of the option: ”Privacy & Security”, ”Privacy”, ”Security”. Select "Clear Cache". Confirm the action by clicking on ”OK”,

Select ”Clear all cookie data”, Confirm the action by clicking on ”OK”,

· To block cookies:

Select the “Menu” button. Select "Settings". Select one of the options: ”Privacy & Security”, ”Privacy”, ”Security”. De-activate the "Allow cookies" option.


To opt out from the Google Analytics tracking across all websites, please click on the following link:

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Rights provided under data protection legislation

The visitors of this Website benefit from all the rights provided under the data protection legislation, as follows:

  • Right to be informed;
  • Right of access;
  • Right to rectification;
  • Right to erasure (“right to be forgotten”);
  • Right to restriction of processing;
  • Right to data portability;
  • Right to object;
  • Right not to be subject to automated individual decision-making;
  • Right to address the National Supervisory Authority For Personal Data Processing or the competent courts of law, insofar they consider necessary.

Insofar you require further clarifications or information in relation to the above you may contact us at the following address: info@speedwell.be .  In addition, you can find out more about the manner in which your personal data is being processed in the Privacy Policy.