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Octagon Insurance uses cookies on the Octagon Insurance website/Apps however, Octagon Insurance does not collect or store personal data via the cookies used on the Octagon website/Apps.

When someone visits the Octagon Insurance Websites/Apps we collect standard internet log information. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the Octagon Insurance’s Websites/Apps. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone.

For an overview of all the cookies used by Octagon Insurance please see below, the purpose of the cookie, when it expires and how you can find out further information about each cookie:

1st party Cookie
Cookie Name Purpose Lifespan
PHPSESSID This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables. End Of Session
JSESSIONID 1st party cookie that uniquely identifies a customer’s session.This is used to uniquely identify your visit to the site. This cookie is removed when your browser is closed. End Of Session
OCTAGON_WEBREF 1st party cookie that stores your unique web reference to enable you to regain access to a quote after timeout. This is used when you have been inactive on the site for more than 30 minutes and visit our retrieve a quote page. 30 days
3rd Party Cookie
Cookie Name Purpose Lifespan
ShareThis analytics (_unam) These cookies tell us that you have shared a page via Social Media like Twitter, Facebook, Google+ etc . It does not tell us who you are. 10 Months
ShareThis analytics (__stid) Unique identifiers given to each computer to allow traffic analysis to ShareThis. 1 year
ShareThis analytics (__uset) Unique identifiers given to each computer to allow traffic analysis to ShareThis. 15 minutes
ShareThis analytics (PX_PxcelPage) Unique identifiers given to each computer to allow traffic analysis to ShareThis. 15 minutes
Google Analytics (__utma) It is used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics. 2 years
Google Analytics (__utmb) It is used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics. 30 minutes
Google Analytics (__utmc) In this older versions this was used in combination with the __utmb cookie to identify new sessions/visits for returning visitors. End of Session
 Google Analytics (__utmt)  it is used to throttle the request rate for the service – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.  10 minutes
 Google Analytics (__utmz)  Used to store site visit referral information.  6 months
 Google Analytics (_baga)  It is used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics.  2 years
 Google Map (SID, SAPISID, APISID, SSID, HSID, NID, GMAIL_RTT, OTZ, GAPS)  Used by Google to store user preferences and information of Google maps.  Vary from the end of session to 2 years.

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