What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies do many different jobs, such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and generally improving the user’s experience.
The cookies on this website
The cookies we use collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor to us. The information is only used to improve how a website works.
Persistent cookies remain on your device and are activated each time you visit the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies allow a website operator to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
By using our website, you agree that ETL can place these types of cookies on your device.
Cookie name: vc_widget_generic-expert; Purpose: manages our secure contact form; Type of cookie: persistent.
Cookie name: wp-settings-1; wp-settings-time-1; Purpose: manages our blog, job vacancy and news pages; Type of cookie: persistent.
Cookie name: PHPSESSID; Purpose: identifies your current web session to our server; Type of cookie: session.
Cookie name: _utma; Purpose: we access the data in an anonymous form via Google Analytics, which measures data such as how many visitors use each page and how they accessed the site; Type of cookie: persistent.
Cookie name: _utmb; Purpose: we access the data in an anonymous form via Google Analytics, which measures data such as how many visitors use each page and how they accessed the site; Type of cookie: session.
Cookie name: _utmc; Purpose: we access the data in an anonymous form via Google Analytics, which measures data such as how many visitors use each page and how they accessed the site; Type of cookie: session.
Cookie name: _utmz; Purpose: we access the data in an anonymous form via Google Analytics, which measures data such as how many visitors use each page and how they accessed the site; Type of cookie: persistent.
How to control and delete cookies
The AboutCookies.org website contains comprehensive information on how to disable cookies on a wide range of browsers.
2. Notice and Disclosure
New registrants to ETL’s Web Site have the choice to opt out of having personal identifying information provided in the registration process used for any purpose unrelated to the purpose for which the information was provided to us. We are working on ways to enable you to communicate to us that your personal identifying information should not be used for additional purposes. When you sign up for an email list, you will be given instructions at the time on how to remove yourself from that list. Access to certain parts of ETL’s Web Site requires a login and password. The use of those webpages, and the information or programs downloadable from those sites, may be governed by a written agreement between your employer and ETL. Your personal information may be retained by ETL to verify compliance with the agreement, log software licenses granted, to track software downloaded from these pages, or track usage of other applications available on ETL’s Web Site.
ETL is committed to taking reasonable steps to protect the information that you provide to us. Please be aware, however, that the confidentiality of Internet transmissions is not guaranteed. It is up to you if you want to assume the risk of an unauthorized person learning your email address or any other personal information you provide.
5. Information Accuracy
The accuracy of your personal information is important to ETL. We are working on ways to make it easier for you to review and correct the information that ETL maintains about you.
6. Right to Revision