This Cookies Policy explains in detail the types of cookies which might be used within our website and provides further details on what kind of Personal Data is collected.
The term ‘General Asphalte’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website – The General Asphalt Company
The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.
The term ‘this website’ or ‘our website’ refers to www.generalasphalte.co.uk
What are Cookies?
A Cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies may be either “persistent” Cookies or “session” Cookies: a persistent Cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session Cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but PII that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from Cookies. For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Activity Regarding the Saving of Preferences, Optimisation and Statistics
Third Party Cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These Cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
WordPress Stats (Automattic Inc.)
WordPress Stats is an analytics service provided by Automattic Inc. Cookies and usage data may be collected.
We may also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, social media sites including Facebook and Twitter, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
This type of service analyses the traffic on our website, potentially containing Users’ Personal Data, with the purpose of filtering it from parts of traffic, messages and content that are recognized as SPAM.
Google reCAPTCHA (Google Inc.)
Google Tag Manager is a tag management service provided by Google LLC. This type of service helps the Owner to manage the tags or scripts needed on our website in a centralised fashion. This results in the Users’ Data flowing through these services, potentially resulting in the retention of this Data.
Displaying Content from External Platforms
This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of our website and interact with them. This type of service might still collect usage data and web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.
Google Maps widget (Google Inc.)
Google Maps is a maps visualisation service provided by Google Inc. that allows our website to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.
YouTube video widget (Google Inc.)
YouTube is a video content visualisation service provided by Google Inc. that allows our website to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept Cookies and to delete Cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser and from version to version. You can, however, obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting Cookies for the most popular browsers here:
Be aware that disabling Cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling Cookies will result in losing certain functionality and features when browsing this website. It is therefore is recommended that you do not disable Cookies.
Owner and Data Controller
The General Asphalte Company, 11a Palmers Road, East Moon Industrial Estate, Redditch, B98 0RF
Owner contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org