Cookies

Our website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website, you consent to our cookies in accordance with our Cookie policy. If you would prefer to deactivate cookies, you can do so by updating your browser settings.

Cookies

We use cookies on our website for its technical functioning and for gathering statistics. A cookie is a small piece of data that a website stores on the visitor’s computer or mobile device.

The table on this page lists the cookies that this website uses and describes their purpose.

Cookie name Owner Purpose
has-js BSM Website CMS check to determine if Javascript is enabled in the visitor's browser.
cookieconsent_dismissed BSM Used to show or hide the Cookie Consent alert.
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_gid
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Google Collects anonymous information about a user’s journey on the website to distinguish them. (e.g. where they came from, if there were any errors).Google Analytics Cookie Policy Opt Out

You will also find some more detail here about cookies relating to our social media channels and Google Analytics, the service we use for our statistics.

Social media cookies

We use social media platforms. Our presence in the Twitter, Facebook, Google, YouTube and LinkedIn communities strengthens our online presence and visibility.

  • The website does not set cookies with the display of links to our social media channels when you are browsing our website;
  • You can watch videos, which we upload (embed) to our YouTube page. You can also follow links from our website to social media platforms;
  • In order to watch a video on our website, a message may alert you that you need to accept YouTube cookies to do so. YouTube has its own cookie and privacy policies over which we have no control. There is no installation of cookies from YouTube until you consent to YouTube cookies.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA.

On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Further information

Please review our Privacy policy, or if you have any queries or comments in relation to our Cookie policy, please contact us at: info@bsm.ie.

Last updated: 28th June 2020