What is a cookie?
A cookie is a simple small file sent with the pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or other device. The information stored therein can be sent back to our servers the next time you visit.
Use of session cookies
With the help of a session cookie we can see which parts of the website you have viewed with this visit. This allows us to adapt our service as much as possible to the browsing behaviour of our visitors. These cookies are automatically deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Use of permanent cookies
With the help of a permanent cookie we can recognise you when you visit our website again. This is a so-called functional cookie. This allows the website to be set specifically to your preferences. Even if you have given permission for cookies to be placed, we can remember this by means of a cookie. This saves you having to keep repeating your preferences, thus saving you time and making our website more user-friendly. You can delete permanent cookies via your browser settings.
List of cookies
Through our website, a cookie is set by the US company Google, as part of the "Analytics" service. This concerns an analytical cookie. We use this service to track and receive reports on how visitors use the website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally required to do so, or insofar as third parties process the information on Google's behalf. We have no influence on this. We have not allowed Google to use the analytics information obtained for other Google services.
The information collected by Google is anonymised as much as possible. We have requested Google to mask your IP address and we have entered into a processing agreement with Google.
Our website includes buttons to promote ("like") or share ("tweet") web pages on the social networks LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Google+. These buttons work by means of pieces of code originating from these parties themselves. Cookies are placed by means of this code. We have no influence on this. Please read the privacy declarations of these companies (which may change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these cookies.
The information they collect is anonymised as much as possible. The information is transferred to and stored by Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn on servers in the United States. These companies have declared that they will comply with the Privacy Shield agreement concluded between the United States and the European Union. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of personal data.
Right to access and correct or delete your data
You have the right to request access to and correction or deletion of your data. See our contact page and privacy statement for this. To prevent misuse, we may ask you to provide adequate identification. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the settings of your browser.
Enabling, disabling and deleting cookies
More information on enabling, disabling and deleting cookies can be found in the instructions and/or by using your browser's Help function.