1. Introduction

Boels Zanders is responsible for the optimal performance of its website. To ensure that the website functions properly, Boels Zanders uses technology that involves processing personal data, such as cookies.

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on the visitor’s device (electronic appliance) when the site is first visited. Cookies are intended to collect information about a person, the website or statistics. Some cookies are also intended to improve user experiences of the website.

2. Types of cookies

We make a distinction between functional and non-functional cookies. Functional cookies are always used. These are necessary for the efficient operation of the website and process personal data only for the purpose for which these data are completed.

Non-functional cookies process personal data outside your field of vision. That is why we always ask for your permission before using these cookies.

Non-functional cookies include analytics cookies. These cookies are not necessary for the functioning of the website. Analytics cookies show us which parts of the website need improving and, for instance, allow us to measure the popularity of certain pages. Non-functional cookies have a great variety of purposes, but they mainly enable us to improve our service provision. We can, for example, measure how often our website is visited and discover what information visitors are looking for.

We use the following non-functional cookies.

Analytics cookies
We use analytics cookies to collect statistics about the use of the website by visitors. By measuring website use, the site can be improved to benefit visitors.

The data stored include the following:
– the IP address, which is anonymised;
– technical characteristics, such as the browser you are using;
– the page from which you accessed the website.

Tracking cookies
These are cookies that are used to identify an Internet user on a website. By using tracking cookies, we can record the website pages you visit. The information about your website visits allows us to derive your preferences and interests.

3. Blocking and removing cookies

If you do not wish our website to store cookies on your computer, you can indicate this in the cookie notice that appears when you first visit our website.

If you have previously accepted our cookies, this notice will no longer appear and you will have to remove the cookies yourself (if desired).

You can also opt to block the use of cookies via your browser. If you block the use of all cookies, our website will work less efficiently. We advise you to block only undesirable cookies. You can do so in your browser settings.

When your personal data are processed using cookies, you can still exercise the rights summarised above in Article 5 of our privacy statement.

4. Changes to cookie policy

Boels Zanders reserves the right to change this cookie policy periodically. The most recent version will be published on this page.

If you have any questions, send them in an e-mail to: cam@boelszanders.nl.

Version of January 2018