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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|
|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|
|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.|
Customers with a policy that started on or before 31st December 2016 can continue to use this website as usual.
Customers with a policy that renewed on or after 1st January 2017 – the details on this website will not be relevant to your policy, please see your renewal pack for further information.