Cookie Policy

This website www.ukmedical.com (“Our Site”) uses Cookies and similar technologies to distinguish you from other users. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance of Our Cookie Policy is deemed to occur if you continue using Our Site. If you do not agree to Our Cookie Policy, please stop using Our Site immediately.

 

  1. Definitions and interpretation

In this Cookie Policy, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

 

“Cookie” means a small file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site;
“Cookie Law” means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 and of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”);
“personal data” means any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data, as defined by GDPR; and
“We/Us/Our” Means U.K. Medical Limited , a limited company registered in England under company number 02144870, whose registered address is Albreda House, Lydgate Lane, Sheffield S10 5FH.
   
  1. Information about us

Our Site is owned and operated by U.K Medical Limited

We have appointed a data privacy manager who is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this Policy. Our data privacy manager can be contacted by email at dataprotection@ukmedical.com

 

  1. How we use Cookies

By using Cookies, We are able to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it. Our aim is to provide you with the best possible browsing experience.

All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law.

Cookies on Our Site are not permanent and will expire as indicated in the table below.

For more details of the personal data that We collect and use, the measures we have in place to protect personal data, your legal rights, and our legal obligations, please refer to our Privacy Policy.

 

  1. Cookies we use

Our Site uses analytics services provided by Google Analytics and refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.

Google Analytics services used by Our Site use the following analytics Cookies:

 

Name Purpose

 

Default expiry
_ga This helps us count how many people visit Us by tracking if you have visited before

 

2 years
_gat This is used to control the request rate back to Google

 

1 minute
_utma Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to Us or to a certain page

 

2 years
_utmt This is used to control the request rate back to Google

 

10 minutes
_utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on Our website

 

1 hour
_utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser

 

When you close your browser
_utmz This tells us how you reached Us (e.g. from another website or a search engine)

 

6 months
_utmv This is used to store visitor level custom variable data 2 years

 

 

  1. Consent and control

You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.

The links below provide instructions on how to control Cookies in all mainstream browsers:

 

Browser Support
Google Chrome https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB

 

Microsoft Internet Explorer https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278835

 

Microsoft Edge https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/products/microsoft-edge

 

Safari MacOS https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?viewlocale=en_GB&locale=en_GB

 

Safari (IOS) https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265

 

Mozilla firefox https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-Cookies-website-preferences

 

Android https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en

 

  1. Changes to this Cookie Policy

We may alter this Cookie Policy at any time. Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of Our Site after the changes have been made. You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.

In the event of any conflict between the current version of this Cookie Policy and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

 

  1. Further information

If you would like to know more about how We use Cookies, please contact Us at dataprotection@ukmedical.com

For more information about privacy, data protection and our terms and conditions, please visit www.ukmedical.com