Cookie Policy

About this cookie policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy. You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website. Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy. Your consent applies to the following domains: greatwesternairambulance.com

What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies ?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data. The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use ?

The cookies used on our website are grouped into the following categories.

The below list details the cookies used in our website.

CookieDescription
Necessary
viewed_cookie_policyThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin (along with cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary and cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary). The purpose of these cookies is to store whether or not the user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
Analytics
__stidThe cookie is set by ShareThis. The cookie is used for site analytics to determine the pages visited, the amount of time spent, etc.
ad-idProvided by amazon-adsystem.com for tracking user actions on other websites to provide targeted content
__unamThe "__unam" cookie is set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors "click-stream" activity, e.g. web pages viewed, navigation from page to page, time spent on each page etc.
GPSThis cookie is set by Youtube and registers a unique ID for tracking users based on their geographical location
_gat_gtag_UA_45928633_2Google uses this cookie to distinguish users.
_gat_tracker_0This cookie is set by Google Analytics (along with _ga, _gid, _ and gat_tracker0). The purpose of these cookies is to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected includes the number visitors, the source where they have come from, campaign data and keeps a track of site usage for the site's analytics report. These cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
Uncategorized
_abckAn anti-bot cookie that helps us reduce spam.
iutkAssociated to Issuu.com who provide the click through e-brochure functionality in this website. Issuu's Privacy Policy
Performance
_gatThis cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the colllection of data on high traffic sites.
YSCThis cookies is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos.
Social Sharing
pxcelPage_c010This cookie is set by ShareThis (along with ajs_group_id and ajs_anonymous_id). The purpose of these cookies are to enable the user to share pages and links through a number of popular social networking services and email using the ShareThis sharing service. The ShareThis service only personally identifies a user if the user has separately signed up with ShareThis.
ajs_user_idThis cookie helps track visitor usage, events, target marketing, and can also measure application performance and stability.
Non Necessary
test_cookie
Advertisement
ONPLFTRHThis cookie is set under the domain ps.eyeota.net (along with mako_uid). The purpose of these cookies is to collect data about the users' visit to the website such as the pages visited. The data is used to create a users' profile in terms of their interest and demographic. This data is used for targeted advertising and marketing.
TDCPMThe cookie is set by CloudFare service (along with TDID). The purpose of these cookies is to store a unique ID to identify a returning users device which then is used for targeted advertising.
_cc_dcThis cookie is set by crwdcntrl.net (along with _cc_id, _cc_cc,  _cc_aud). The purpose of these cookies is to collect statistical information in an anonymous form about the visitors of the website. The data collected include number of visits, average time spent on the website, and the what pages have been loaded. These data are then used to segment audiences based on the geographical location, demographic, and user interest provide relevant content and for advertisers for targeted advertising.
EEThis cookie is set by exelator.com (along with ud). The purpose of these cookies is to store information about users' visit to the website. The data includes the number of visits, average time spent on the website, and the pages that have been loaded. This information is used to provide the users customized and targeted ads.
ad-privacyProvided by amazon-adsystem.com for tracking user actions on other websites to provide targeted content to the users.
_fbpThis cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.
frThe cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.
__qcaThis cookie is associated with Quantcast and is used for collecting anonymized data to analyze log data from different websites to create reports that enables the website owners and advertisers provide ads for the appropriate audience segments.
mcThis cookie is associated with Quantserve to track anonymously how a user interact with the website.
ajs_user_idThis cookie helps track visitor usage, events, target marketing, and can also measure application performance and stability.
_gat_tracker_0This cookie is set by Google Analytics (along with _ga, _gid, _ and gat_tracker0). The purpose of these cookies is to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected includes the number visitors, the source where they have come from, campaign data and keeps a track of site usage for the site's analytics report. These cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEThis cookie is set by Youtube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.
IDEUsed by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.

How can I control the cookie preferences ?

You can manage your cookies preferences by clicking on the “Settings” button and enabling or disabling the cookie categories on the popup according to your preferences. Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely. In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.