Cookie Policy

What is a cookie?

A ‘cookie’ is a small text file containing information which is stored on your device during your visit to our website – the period for which a cookie is stored varies depending on its nature. They help us provide you with the best possible experience when you visit our website, by enabling some of its core functionality, as well as provide us with anonymized data that helps us enhance your experience on our site.

What cookies do we use?

www.assaabloy.be uses different categories of cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience as described throughout this page.

  • Essential cookies

These cookies are necessary for our website to function. They are usually set in response to your actions on our site, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.

Cookie Description Duration
__epiXSRF
This cookie is used to protect users against cross-site request forgery (XSRF).


Session (until you close your browser)

accepted-cookies
This cookie is used to track if you have accepted the use of cookies.


2 years

FormCookie
This cookie keeps track of whether the user responded to a specific form or not.


1 year

redirecturl
This cookie is used to link to the correct URL from the splash screen.


1 year

ASP.NET_SessionId
This cookie is only used on websites with a login area. It is required to identify requests from the same browser during a limited session time window when browsing the website.


Session (until you close your browser)

.LoginC, EPiDPCKEY, .ASPXRoles
These three cookies are used to allow login, access and permissions on websites with a login area.


Session (until you close your browser)

__AntiXsrfToken
This cookie holds a token to verify the login session.


Session (until you close your browser)

 

  • Functional cookies

We set functional cookies to remember settings you make on this website, such as your language preferences.

Cookie Description Duration
selectedLanguage
This cookie is used to track the visitor's preferred language preference


1 year

 

If you do not allow those cookies, some of those settings may not function properly.

  • Performance cookies

We work continuously to improve www.assaabloy.be’s contents, functionality and navigation for you. To do this we use analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Google Optimize which help us understand how users navigate around the site on an anonymous and aggregated level and improve the relevance of our contents.

Cookie Description Duration
_ga
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites’ analytics reports.


2 years

_gaexp
This cookie is used to determine a user's inclusion in an A/B experiment via Google Optimize and the expiry of experiments a user has been included in. Google Optimize is used to enhance user experience on our website.


Depends on the length of the experiment but typically 90 days

_gid
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users.


24 hours

_gat
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.


1 minute

 

If you do not allow those cookies, we will not know that you have visited our website and will not be able monitor its performance and the quality and relevance of its contents to you.

  • Third party cookies

Content we embed on our website from other sources, such as maps, social media services and videos may store cookies on your device.

We may also set advertising cookies on our site through our advertising partners such as Google, Facebook and LinkedIn. Those are used by our partners to show you adverts that are relevant to your interests on other websites.

Cookie Description Duration
LinkedIn
We use LinkedIn on some of our pages. LinkedIn sets cookies on pages with that integration. For more information please read the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

JSESSIONID
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
_ga
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and LinkedIn. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.


2 years

_guid
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
_lipt
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
bcookie
This is the ID cookie for browser.


1 year

bscookie
This is the ID cookie for secure browser.


1 year

Lang
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
li_at
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
liap
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
lidc
This cookie is used for routing.


1 day

sl
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
visit
Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

 
Streamio
We use video streaming service Streamio on some of our pages. Streamio may set cookies on pages that use this functionality. For more information, please read the Streamio Cookie Policy.

_streamio_session
This cookie is used for Streamio’s login authentication.


Session (until you close your browser)

_gid
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and Streamio. It is used to distinguish users.


2 years

_ga
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and Streamio. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.


2 years

HR Manager
We have connected our website to HR Manager to accept job applications online. HR Manager sets cookies on pages that use this functionality.

HRMTS.Session.Candidate
This cookie is used by the application framework (ASP.NET) to identify user sessions.


Session (until you close your browser)

_ga
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and HR Manager. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.


2 years

_gat_UA5282685-2
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and HR Manager. It is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.


1 minute

_gid
This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and HR Manager. It is used to distinguish users.


24 hours

_hrmts_locationString
This cookie is used to guess the country based on the IP address of the user to enable the pre-selection of the right country in the job application form.


Session (until you close your browser)

 

If you do not allow those cookies, you may experience issues with website functionality provided through third parties, and will experience less relevant advertising when you navigate away from our website.

How do I turn off Cookies?

  • ESSENTIAL COOKIES

Essential cookies cannot be turned off since without them, our website won’t work andthat would frustrate both you and us.

  • FUNCTIONAL COOKIES

We don’t collect personal data through functional cookies but if you’d like to opt-out, youmay set your browser to automatically reject the storage of cookies.

  • PERFORMANCE COOKIES

We don’t collect personal data through performance cookies but if you’d like to opt-out,you may download and install Google Analytics’ Opt-Out browser add-on which is availablefor all major browsers and read more about it on Google’s support site.

  • THIRD PARTY COOKIES

To opt-out from third party cookies, you can adjust your preferences by changing your web browser’s settings to reject the storage of third party cookies.

Want to know more?

You can adjust your preferences for all cookie categories by changing your web browser’s settings to automatically reject the storage of cookies or to inform you when a websitewants to store cookies on your computer. Depending on the selected browser settings,some cookie-based website functionality may stop working and negatively impact your experience on our website.

If you have already visited our site and previously agreed to the use of cookies, you can revoke cookie consent and clear those from your device through your web browser settings. Browser specific information on how to achieve this can be found in yourbrowser’s support pages or on www.allaboutcookies.org, which provides a comprehensivehow-to guide per browser and a wealth of information about cookies. You can alsocontact us with any questions at privacy.be.openingsolutions@assaabloy.com.