The DPA & GDPR May 2018
We and this website complies with the DPA (Data Protection Act 1998) and already complies with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which comes into effect from 25 May 2018. We will update this policy accordingly after the completion of the UK’s exit from the European Union.
What are cookies? Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer’s hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors or use the cookie control system if available upon their first visit.
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
Cookies on jbsprings.co.uk
|__cf_bm||.vimeo.com||This cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.||30 minutes||Functional|
|YSC||.youtube.com||YSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.||session||Advertisement|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||.youtube.com||A cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.||5 months 27 days||Advertisement|
|_ga_TQQTHJFBHC||.jbsprings.co.uk||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.||2 years||Analytics|
|_ga||.jbsprings.co.uk||The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.||2 years||Analytics|
|_gid||.jbsprings.co.uk||Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.||1 day||Analytics|
|_gat_UA-100884910-1||.jbsprings.co.uk||A variation of the _gat cookie set by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to allow website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. The pattern element in the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.||1 minute||Analytics|
|_gat_gtag_UA_100884910_1||.jbsprings.co.uk||Set by Google to distinguish users.||1 minute||Analytics|
|_gcl_au||.jbsprings.co.uk||Provided by Google Tag Manager to experiment advertisement efficiency of websites using their services.||3 months||Analytics|
|test_cookie||doubleclick.net||The test_cookie is set by doubleclick.net and is used to determine if the user’s browser supports cookies.||15 minutes||Advertisement|
|__cf_bm||.hubspot.com||This cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.||30 minutes||Functional|
|__hstc||.jbsprings.co.uk||This is the main cookie set by Hubspot, for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).||5 months 27 days||Analytics|
|hubspotutk||.jbsprings.co.uk||HubSpot sets this cookie to keep track of the visitors to the website. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.||5 months 27 day||Analytics|
|__hssrc||.jbsprings.co.uk||This cookie is set by Hubspot whenever it changes the session cookie. The __hssrc cookie set to 1 indicates that the user has restarted the browser, and if the cookie does not exist, it is assumed to be a new session.||session||Necessary|
|__hssc||.jbsprings.co.uk||HubSpot sets this cookie to keep track of sessions and to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie.||30 minutes||Functional|
|vuid||.vimeo.com||Vimeo installs this cookie to collect tracking information by setting a unique ID to embed videos to the website.||2 years||Analytics|
|JSESSIONID||.nr-data.net||The JSESSIONID cookie is used by New Relic to store a session identifier so that New Relic can monitor session counts for an application.||session||Necessary|
|CONSENT||youtube.com||The JSESSIONID cookie is used by New Relic to store a session identifier so that New Relic can monitor session counts for an application.||2 years||Analytics|
Website Visitor Tracking
This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. We use a third party service, Google Analytics, to do this. The software will save a cookie to your computer’s hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. This information is processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.
Adverts and Sponsored Links
This website may contain sponsored links and adverts. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, to whom may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to the adverts they serve.
Downloads & Media Files
Any downloadable documents, files or media made available on this website are provided to users at their own risk. While all precautions have been undertaken to ensure only genuine downloads are available users are advised to verify their authenticity using third party anti-virus software or similar applications.
We accept no responsibility for third party downloads and downloads provided by external third party websites and advise users to verify their authenticity using third party anti-virus software or similar applications.
Contact & Communication With us
Users contacting this us through this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use.
Where we have clearly stated and made you aware of the fact, and where you have given your express permission, we may use your details to send you products/services information through a mailing list system. This is done in accordance with the regulations named in ‘The policy’ above.
Email Mailing List & Marketing Messages
We operate an email mailing list, used to inform subscribers about products, services and/or news we supply/publish. Users can subscribe through an online automated process where they have given their explicit permission. Subscriber personal details are collected, processed, managed and stored in accordance with the regulations named in ‘The policy’ above. Subscribers can unsubscribe at any time through an automated online service, or if not available, other means as detailed in the footer of sent marketing messages. The type and content of marketing messages subscribers receive, and if it may contain third party content, is clearly outlined at the point of subscription.
Email marketing messages may contain tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of subscriber data relating to engagement, geographic, demographics and already stored subscriber data.
Our EMS (email marketing service) provider is; MailChimp. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice.
We do not share any personal information, sensitive information or payment details with other/third party organisations.
External Website Links & Third Parties
Although we only look to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.
Shortened URL’s; URL shortening is a technique used on the web to shorten URL’s (Uniform Resource Locators) to something substantially shorter. This technique is especially used in social media and looks similar to this (example: http://bit.ly/zyVUBo). Users should take caution before clicking on shortened URL links and verify their authenticity before proceeding.
We cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite our best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and we cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
Social Media Policy & Usage
We adopt a Social Media Policy to ensure our business and our staff conduct themselves accordingly online. While we may have official profiles on social media platforms users are advised to verify authenticity of such profiles before engaging with, or sharing information with such profiles. We will never ask for user passwords or personal details on social media platforms. Users are advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with us on social media.
There may be instances where our website features social sharing buttons, which help share web content directly from web pages to the respective social media platforms. You use social sharing buttons at your own discretion and accept that doing so may publish content to your social media profile feed or page. You can find further information about some social media privacy and usage policies in the resources section below.