During a visit to the site ‘cookies’ may be placed on the hard drive of your computer. A cookie is a text file that is placed by the server of a website in the browser of your computer or on your mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies cannot be used to identify persons, a cookie can only identify a machine.
We currently only use First party cookies and no and Third party cookies. First party cookies are technical cookies that are used by the visited site itself and that aim to make the site function optimally.
‘Third party cookies’ are cookies that do not come from the website itself, but from third parties, for example an existing marketing or advertising plug-in. For example cookies from Facebook or Google Analytics.
First party cookies we use are:
session cookie – essential – session
_ga; non-essential / analytical – 2 years
_gat; non-essential / analytical – session
_gid; non-essential / analytical – 24 hours
You can set your internet browser in such a way that cookies are not accepted, that you receive a warning when a cookie is installed or that the cookies are subsequently removed from your hard drive. You can do this via the settings of your browser (via the help function). Keep in mind that certain graphic elements may not appear correctly, or that you will not be able to use certain applications.