Kingston Engineering (Hull) Limited takes data protection very seriously and adheres strictly to guidelines published in the Data Protection Act 1998.
Browser ‘cookies’ are used sitewide during your visit session. No information about yourself or your computer is recorded using these cookies with the exception of Google Analytics – they are only used to ensure that the Web site provides you with the most relevant information and best service.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to the device you use 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 and useful jobs, such as remembering your preferences, and generally improving your online experience.
There are different types of cookies. They all work in the same way, but have minor differences:
Session cookies last only for the duration of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. These facilitate various tasks such as allowing a website to identify that a user of a particular device is navigating from page to page, supporting website security or basic functionality.
Persistent cookies last after you have closed your browser, and allow a website to remember your actions and preferences. Sometimes persistent cookies are used by websites to provide targeted advertising based upon the browsing history of the device.
What if I don’t want to accept cookies?
If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by any website – including Kingston Engineering (Hull) Limited website, you should do this through the browser settings for each browser you use, on each device you use to access the Internet. However, you can allow cookies from specific websites by making them “trusted websites” in your Internet browser. For more information on how to do this you may wish to visit All About Cookies which contains comprehensive information on how to do this in a wide variety of browsers.
While there is no such thing as ‘perfect security’ on the Internet, all reasonable steps are taken to insure the safety of any personal information you disclose online.
Links To Other Websites
This website may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these websites. However, if you do have any issues with a website we link to, please do not hesitate to raise the matter with us.