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Privacy Policy

One of the biggest changes to UK data privacy law comes into effect on 25th May 2018.The General Data Protection Regulation is a really positive step towards you having more control over how your data is used and how you're contacted. Please be reassured that Caltag Medsystems will never sell or transfer your data and we keep your details safe and secure.

To reflect these changes please see our updated privacy policy.


Cookies

To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

You can decide which kinds of cookies to accept in your device settings or browser software.

Session Cookies

This web site sets session cookies, essential for the operation of the web site which are used to ‘remember’ user specific information only during the time that a user is using the web site. These cookies are deleted when you close your browser. No personally identifiable information is stored once these cookies are deleted. Some persistent cookies may be set during a session but personally identifiable information is stored with these cookies.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics uses cookies to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

For more information on the use of Google cookies visit www.google.com/policies.

AddThis

We allow visitors to our website to bookmark and share content via a number of bookmarking and social media sites like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter through a service called AddThis. Visitors can choose to use this service and, when this is used, AddThis assign a cookie to the visitors’ web browser.

For more details visit the AddThis support page at www.addthis.com/privacy.


What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie.

Cookies do lots of different jobs,like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve your web site experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

You can find more information about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org or www.youronlinechoices.eu

Cookies are defined in four categories:

Category 1 – Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies services you have asked for, like shopping baskets or e-billing, cannot be provided.

Category 2 – Performance cookies

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to help us to improve how our website is found and works.

By using our website and online services,you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

Category 3 – Functionality cookies

These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features.

The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

By using our website and on-line services, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

Category 4 – targeting cookies or advertising cookies

These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organisation.

Our site does not use this type of cookie.

However, we do have links to other web sites. Once you access another site through a link that we have provided, it is the responsibility of that site to provide information as to how they use cookies on the respective site.


Geo-Location Information

This web site uses a third-party system (Geolify) to obtain geo-location information each time you view a web page. No personally identifiable data is obtained or transmitted by this service and no data is retrieved or created that can identify or locate an individual user at any time.

We use only the Country and Country Code that are associated with your connection IP address. Based on this information alone, the web site may fix the Country and Currency settings for your browser-session accordingly.