Cookie Policy

AEI Systems uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our web sites, to provide you with a better user experience and to improve our sites. This cookie policy provides you with information about the types of cookies we use and the purposes for using them. To review the privacy policies that apply to users of aei-systems.com and our other websites please read our Privacy Policy.

For further information about this policy, please contact privacy@aei-systems.com

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files that contain a string of characters. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will send your device a cookie when you visit our web sites.

Cookies help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service, for instance by storing information about your preferences and allowing us to recognise you when you return to our web sites.

You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org.

Our web sites use the following types of cookies:

Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around our web sites and use features, such as accessing secure areas of the site. Without these cookies, services like enabling appropriate content based on your type of device cannot be provided.

Performance Cookies: These cookies collect information about how visitors use our websites, 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 improve how a web site works.

Functionality Cookies: These cookies allow a website to remember choices you make (such as your language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

Social Media Cookies: These cookies allow you to share what you’ve been doing on the website on social media such as LinkedIn and Twitter. These cookies are not within our control. Interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

Google Analytics Cookies: These cookies are used by Google Analytics, which monitors traffic levels, search queries and visits to our websites. Google Analytics stores internet protocol (“IP”) addresses on its servers in the US. An IP address is a unique number assigned to each device (such as your computer) that allows it to communicate with other devices on a computer network (such as modems, printers or other computers). Neither Bird & Bird nor Google associate your IP address with any information that can identify the user personally. These cookies enable Google to determine whether you are a return visitor to the site, and to track the pages that you visit during your session. For more information about Google analytic cookies, please see Google’s privacy policy  Google have developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on for the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, dc.js).  If you want to opt out of Google Analytics, you can download and install the add-on for your web browser here.

The general expiry date for our cookies is 13 months.

Your Consent & Choices About Cookies

 

On your first visit to this website you will have seen a pop-up to inform you about the purposes for which cookies are being used and the means to opt-out. Please read this cookie policy carefully for more details about the way we use cookies. Although this pop-up will not usually appear on subsequent visits you may withdraw your cookie consent at any time by following the instructions in this cookies policy.

If you don’t want to allow cookies at all, or only want to allow use of certain cookies, you can use your browser settings to withdraw your consent to our use of cookies at any time and also delete cookies that have already been set. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your internet browser. The website www.allaboutcookies.org contains comprehensive information about the process of opting out on different browsers.

Note that by disabling certain categories of cookies, you may be prevented from accessing some features of our web sites or certain content or functionality may not be available.

The Privacy Team is responsible for cookies at AEI Systems. If you have queries about our use of cookies, you can contact them at privacy@aei-systems.com