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About this policy

The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 (the Regulations) cover the use of cookies and similar technologies for storing information, and accessing information stored on a user’s equipment such as their computer, tablet or mobile.
This PTS website uses cookies set by us and by third parties. We do not collect or store any personal data via the cookies used. By continuing to use our website you are consenting to the use of cookies.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other 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 are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device and support relevant information and functionality. They also enable us to keep the website and information, up to date, relevant and error free and provide information about how the website is used.

How can you prevent Cookies?

If you want to, you can disable the cookies from your browser and delete all cookies that are stored on your computer. You can do this as often you want to. To find out how to do this for your particular browser you can go to “help” on your browser’s menu or you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org

What happens if I do disable Cookies?

You need to be aware that should you choose to disable cookies from your browser it may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website and some or all of the areas of the website may fail to work for you.

How are Cookies used?

Website servers set cookies to help authenticate the user if the user logs in to a secure area of the website. Login information is stored in a cookie so the user can enter and leave the website without having to re-enter the same authentication information over and over.

Social media

The PTS website uses links to social media including LinkedIn, You tube, Twitter and Facebook.
Using these elements of the website allows service providers to set cookies on your device and track your behaviours within these platforms. The cookies set and any tracking carried out by these third party providers is not under PTS control and you should consult the privacy policies of these providers for further information

Monitoring and review

PTS Ltd will review this policy 12 months after implementation and bi-annually thereafter.