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Cookie notice


Last Updated: October 2020

We are safefood, Please contact us if you have any questions about this Cookie Notice.

Email: info@safefood.net

Address:
Olwyn Murphy,
7 Eastgate Avenue, Eastgate,
Little Island,
Co Cork, T45 RX01

Telephone: +353212304101

Our website is safefood.net

This Cookie Notice explains how we use cookies on our website safefood.net. It is a declaration of the cookies that are active on our website, the purpose of the cookies and what they track. This Cookie Notice also provides you with information on how to opt out of the cookies being used. Further information about our use of cookies can be found in our Data Protection statement.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website. Cookies help us to remember things about your visit to our website, such as your preferred language and other choices/settings and to generally make the site easier for you to use. They may also be used to deliver advertisements that are relevant to you.

What types of cookies do we use and why?

We use the following cookies on this website:

COOKIE  PURPOSE
The “Cookie” Cookie This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on safefood.net. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.
Functional Cookie These cookies are session cookies which means they are erased when the user closes the web browser. Session cookies do not collect information from the user’s computer and they typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user. You cannot reject these cookies using our cookie management tool. You can control these cookies from your browser settings using the reject all cookies settings.
Web Statistics Cookie These are cookies that gather analytics on the usage of our website including distinguishing unique users, remembering the number and time of previous visits, remembering traffic source information and determining the start and end of a session.
Third Party Cookie Third Party Cookies are cookies set by a website other than the website you are visiting – these cookies are generally set as a result of some embedded content such as a video, a social media share or a like button.
Third Party Advertising Cookie Third Party Advertising cookies are set by external advertisers to learn about a website visitor's overall online behaviours, such as websites they frequently visit, purchases, and interests that they've shown on various websites. It allows internet advertisers to build user profiles. 

You can adjust your browser settings to decline cookies or alert you when a website is attempting to place a cookie on your computer.

Cookie details

Further information on the cookies we use on safefood.net and how to manage them is set out below. Cookies can also be managed using our cookie management tool available on our website.

Functional cookie

COOKIE PURPOSE RETENTION HOW TO REFUSE
<__RequestVerificationToken Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks. Session – deleted when browser is closed User needs to go to browser settings to reject these cookies
CookieConsent Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain I year User needs to go to browser settings to reject these cookies
what-intent Determines the device used to access the website. This allows the website to be formatted accordingly. Session User needs to go to browser settings to reject these cookies

 Web Statistics Cookie

COOKIE PURPOSE RETENTION HOW TO REFUSE
_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 Years Via Cookie Management Tool.
_gat Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. 1 day Via Cookie Management Tool.
_gid Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day Via Cookie Management Tool.
personalization_id This cookie is set by Twitter - The cookie allows the visitor to share content from the website onto their Twitter profile. 2 years Via Cookie Management Tool.

Third Party Cookies

COOKIE PURPOSE RETENTION HOW TO REFUSE
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos 179 days Via Cookie Management Tool
YSC Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Session Via Cookie Management Tool
yt-remote-cast-installed Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Vie Cookie Management Tool
yt-remote-connected-devices Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent Via Cookie Management Tool
yt-remote-device-id Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent Via Cookie Management Tool
yt-remote-fast-check-period Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Via Cookie Management Tool
yt-remote-session-app Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Via Cookie Management Tool
yt-remote-session-name Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video The main purpose of this cookie is: Functionality Session Via Cookie Management Tool

Third Party Advertising 

COOKIE PURPOSE RETENTION HOW TO REFUSE
_fbp Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 months Vie Cookie Management Tool
fr Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 months Via Cookie Management Tool
_gcl_au Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services. 3 months Via Cookie Management Tool.
IDE Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
 
1 year Via Cookie Management Tool
test_cookie Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies. 1 day Via Cookie Management Tool

The “Cookie” Cookie

This will only be collected to remember a user’s cookie preferences.

COOKIE PURPOSE RETENTION HOW TO REFUSE
ads/ga-audiences Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites. Session Via Cookie Management Tool
i/adsct The cookie is used by Twitter.com in order to determine the number of visitors accessing the website through Twitter advertisement content. Session Via Cookie Management Tool
pagead/1p-user-list/# Tracks if the user has shown interest in specific products or events across multiple websites and detects how the user navigates between sites. This is used for measurement of advertisement efforts and facilitates payment of referral-fees between websites. Session Via Cookie Management Tool
fr Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. Session Via Cookie Management Tool

 

Managing cookies 

Our website has a cookie management tool called Civic Control that facilitate acceptance and rejection of cookies. The cookie management tool is available here: https://www.civicuk.com/cookie-control Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies on all websites or not. Different browsers have different settings available to you. Below we have provided links to popular browsers on how to access these settings. Generally, your browser will offer the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use (“Third Party Cookies”), or those from specific websites:

Third party websites 

Our website may contain links to and from third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy settings, and these are not endorsed by us. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these third-party websites. Please undertake the appropriate due diligence before submitting any information to these websites.

Amendments to this Cookie Notice

We will post any changes to our Cookie Notice on the website and when doing so will change the effective date at the top of this Cookie Notice. We will also update our Cookie Management Tool.



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