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Information about our use of cookies

Our website [www.crisisguardian.com] (our site) uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our site.  This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site, and also allows us to improve our site.  By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. 

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 the following types of cookie: 
  • [Strictly necessary cookies.  These are cookies that are required for the operation of our site.  They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site, use a shopping cart, or make use of e-billing services. 
  • Analytical/performance cookies.  They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors, and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it.  This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. 
  • Functionality cookies.  These are used to recognise you when you return to our site.  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 site, the pages you have visited, and the links you have followed.  We will use this information to make our site 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:  

Cookies set by our site include:

Name

Purpose

PHPSESSID

This cookie is used to identify you as a user between page loads. This allows our websites to remember certain settings. This is a functional cookie that does not contain any personal information and is automatically removed when the visitor closes their web browser.

accept_cookies

This cookie remembers if you have been shown the initial notice about how our Site uses cookies. This is a functional cookie that does not contain any personal information and is automatically removed when the visitor closes their web browser.

chosen_currency

chosen_location

Used to remember the selected currency and language. These are functional cookie that does not contain any personal information and is automatically removed when the visitor closes their web browser.

ion_selected_language

Used to remember the selected language. This is a functional cookie that does not contain any personal information and is automatically removed when the visitor closes their web browser.

secondary-text-color

primary-text-color

poster-color

These are used to remember the colour selections on certain customisable products in the store. These are functional cookies that do not contain any personal information and are automatically removed after 30days.

product_logo_position

Used to remember the custom logo position on certain customisable products in the store. This is a functional cookie that does not contain any personal information and is automatically removed after 30 days.

product_custom_jobtitle

product_custom_name

product_custom_telephone

These are used to remember the customised ‘job title’,’name’ and ‘telephone number’ on certain customisable products in the store. These are functional cookies are automatically removed after 30days.

order_token

Used to remember a completed order from our store. This is a functional cookie that does not contain any personal information and is automatically removed when the visitor closes their web browser.

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.  These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.  

Cookies set by Google Analytics include:

  • _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz, or others within the range _utma to _utmz. These cookies are used to store information about the number of visits, duration of browsing, referring sites and other analytical information and compile reports for us on Site activity. No personal information is stored in these cookies.
  • These cookies collect information about how you use a website, for instance which pages you go to the most often and if you get error messages from web pages. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. They are only used to improve how a website works, by managing the performance and design of the Site.
  • For more information about the way in which Google Analytics uses these cookies, please visit the following link –http://code.google.com/apis/analytics/ docs/concepts/gaConceptsCookies.html
  • Google stores the information collected by the cookies on servers in the United States. 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 state that they will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using our Site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.  However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies), you will not be able to access all or parts of our site and you will not be able to buy products from our store.

 Except for essential cookies, all cookies that we set will expire after either 30 days or when you close your browser.