Cookie Policy

What is a cookie?

A ‘cookie’ is a small text file containing information which is stored on your computer. Cookies are only used for technical reasons and to facilitate your use of a website. One type of cookie will save a file permanently on your computer. It can thereafter be used to customise this website based on the user’s choices and interests. Another common type of cookie is the “session cookie”. When you visit a website, session cookies are sent between your computer and the server to collect information. Session cookies are not saved once you close your web browser. For more information about how cookies work, please be referred to www.allaboutcookies.org.

What cookies do we use?

The cookies that yalelock.com use on this website are:

Name Description Lifespan
__epiXSRF used to protect the user against cross-site request forgery (XSRF) Session
accept-cookies used to track if a user has accepted the use of cookies 2 years
FormCookie keeps track of whether the user responded to a specific form or not 1 year
redirecturl used to link to the correct url from the splash screen 1 year
selectedLanguage used to track the visitor's preferred language preference 1 year
 _ga used to throttle request rate  2 years
 _gat used to throttle request rate  1 minute
 _gid used to distinguish users  24 hours


We are continuously working to improve yalelock.com. In order to do this we use Google Analytics to analyse our users behaviour on an anonymous and aggregated level. 

We also allow our web analysis tool, Google Analytics, to place and manage cookies on this website. The following cookies are placed by Google Analytics to log data about visits and visitors of this website. The statistics are used to improve the user experience of this website: 

Name Description Lifespan
_ga Distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.  2 years
_gaexp Determine a user's inclusion in an A/B experiment via Google Optimize and the expiry of experiments a user has been included in.  90 days
_gid Distinguish users. 24 hours
_gat Throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. 1 minute

 

 

Social media

On our website, we have embedded content from social media channels YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. This may result in cookies outside our control being set by these websites, so-called third-party cookies.

Embedded content from the following third-party services may set cookies in your browser. Follow the links below to read more about how these services use cookies.

LinkedIn: Privacy Policy

Facebook: Data Use Policy

Twitter: Privacy Policy

YouTube: Google Privacy and Terms

 

How do I turn off cookies?

If you do not wish to accept cookies you can change your web browser’s settings to automatically deny the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Previously stored cookies can also be deleted through the web browser. More information can be found through your web browser’s support pages. Please note that certain areas and functions on this website require cookies and may not function if cookies are deleted or declined.

Want to know more?

You can adjust your preferences for all cookie categories by changing your web browser’s settings to automatically reject the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Depending on the selected browser settings, some cookie-based website functionality may stop working and negatively impact your experience on our website.

If you have already visited our site and previously agreed to the use of cookies, you can revoke cookie consent and clear those from your device through your web browser settings. Browser specific information on how to achieve this can be found in your browser’s support pages or on www.allaboutcookies.org, which provides a comprehensive how-to guide per browser and a wealth of information about cookies. 

For more information regarding the cookies used on this website please contact us at cookies@assaabloy.com