Cookie policy

Strainstall’s cookies policy explains the type of cookies used on its Website together with their purpose.

This Website is operated by Strainstall ("Strainstall" or "We" or "Us" or "Our") and is made available to You ("You" or "Your").  Strainstall’s Website uses cookies to distinguish You from other users of Our Website. This helps Us to provide You with a good experience and enables Us to improve the Website.

Please read this cookie policy in conjunction with Our Website terms and conditions and Our privacy statement.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files placed on Your computer by websites that you visit. Cookies provide information on how visitors are using the Strainstall website in order to help Us improve the experience for our customers and to make Our website more efficient. Some of the cookies We use are necessary to enable You to navigate the website and use its features.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through 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.allaboutcookies.org.

What cookies do We use on Our Website?

Strainstall or Our service providers use analytical and performance cookies to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors navigate Our Website when they are using it, to help Us understand how effective Our content is, what interests Our users have, and to improve how the Website works. We use this information for analysis and statistical purposes only; it's not Our intention to use such information to personally identify any user. 

Strainstall uses the following performance cookies on our Website:

Google Analytics cookies:

This Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google") to help website owners measure how users interact with website content.

The information generated by the cookie about Your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating Your use of the Website, compiling reports on Website activity for Website operators and providing other services relating to Website activity and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on Your browser. However, please note that if You do this You may not be able to use the full functionality of this Website. By using this Website, You consent to the processing of data about You by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. For more information visit Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites.

You can choose to anonymise the information collected by Google Analytics. Alternatively You can opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Cookie name Default expiration time Cookie description
_ga  2 years Google Analytics cookies are used to measure traffic on our Website.
A unique textstring is saved to identify the browser a user is using, timestamp (first visit) for interactions and the source page that led a user to Our Website. No sensitive information is saved.
_gali 30 seconds
_gat Duration of the session 
 _gid 1 day 
 DSID  Less than a month from the date of creation  Stored in browsers under the name doubleclick.net. Used for advertising.
IDE Two years from date of creation Stored in browsers under the name doubleclick.net. This is one of the main advertising cookies used on non-Google websites.

 

Siteimprove cookies:

This Website uses Siteimprove, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company that provides access to services that scan and analyse its usage. The services consist of a collection of tools for controlling and optimising Website content, improving SEO, monitoring Website performance and utilising Website analytics data.

Siteimprove strictly follows Our instructions for collecting and processing Website data, it does not use data for any other purposes. For more information please visit Siteimprove's privacy policy.

You can choose to anonymise the information collected by Siteimprove by visiting its IP anonymisation page.

Siteimprove uses the following cookies:

Cookie name Expiration time Cookie description
nmstat Ongoing – expires after 1000 days This cookie is used to help visitors' use of the Website. It is used to collect statistics about site usage such as when the user last visited the site. It contains no personal information.

 

Other cookies used on this site:

Cookie name Default expiration date Cookie description
AWSELBCORS 1 year AWS Classic Load Balancer Cookie.
Load Balancing Cookie: Used to map the session to the instance. 
Guest_id  2 years Twitter cookie that serves to identify the user with a unique number to collect data used for tracking and targeting.
Personalization_id  1 year Twitter cookie. Carries out information about how the end user uses the Website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the Website.

 

Who to contact

If You have any questions or concerns regarding Your privacy while using the Strainstall website, please contact Us at privacy@james-fisher.co.uk.

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