A cookie is a small file which is downloaded on to the devices you use to access our website, such as your computer, tablet or smartphone. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, the website name and some numbers.
Cookies are sent back to the website from your browser each time you re-visit it, enabling the website to retrieve and read the information held to “remember” you and /or your devices. A cookie cannot read data from your hard drive or read cookie files created by other websites. Information stored in cookies may be encrypted. More information on cookies and their use can be found at www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies are used on our website by us and some of the service providers we use to deliver part of the functionality available on our website to you.
The table below sets out which cookies are used and by which service provider.
|Name of Cookies||Expires||Service Provider||Purpose|
|__cfduid (.pingdom.net)||1 year||Pingdom||Tool to check whether Oculo is available for use. This is a monitoring tool.|
|__cfduid (.zdassets.com)||1 year||Zendesk||To provide a help and support function within the application|
|_oculo_session||Session||Oculo||Cookie to manage a users session.|
|_ga||2 years||Visitor Identification|
|_gid||24 hours||User journey|
|_gat||10 minutes||Throttling rate request|
|*-office365-em||3 months||Oculo||Oculo session based information|
|*-nhs-em||3 months||Oculo||Oculo session based information|
You may refuse to accept cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. This allows you to block some or all cookies. However, if you block all cookies, you may be unable to access certain parts or functions of our website.
We may periodically update the cookies we use and our Cookies Policy. If we do, you will be notified when you next visit our website and you will be able to view the new Cookies Policy. You can also revisit this page if you wish to keep yourself informed.
Last updated 28/10/2019.