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1.1 As referred to in our Privacy Policy, we use technology to collect anonymous information about the use of our website. This technology does not personally identify you – it simply enables us to compile statistics about our visitors and their use of our website.

1.2 In order to collect the anonymous data described in the preceding paragraph, we may use cookie technology on our website. A cookie is a small piece of information which is sent to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive, mobile phone or other device. Cookies do not damage your computer.

1.3 You can adjust your browser settings to enable you to decide if you want to accept a certain type of cookie or not. However, some of the services and features offered through our website may not function properly if certain cookies are disabled.

1.3.1 You can block cookies from websites through your browser settings. For more information about how to disable cookies in your browser please visit the About Cookies website.

If you have previously visited our websites, you may have to delete any existing cookies from your browser. If you share the use of a computer, accepting or rejecting cookies will affect all users of that computer.

1.4 We may use the following types of cookies on our website:

1.4.1 Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided. They are deleted when you close the browser.

Cookie Type

Cookie Name

Default Expiration Time

Description/Purpose

System Session

ASP.NET_
SessionId

This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

These cookies are used by our website to store anonymous session and login tokens. They may identify you as a single user in order to allow you to move between pages during the same website visit without having to repeatedly enter your login details. These cookies do not collect information about you that could be used for marketing purposes. This is a first party cookie.

 

1.4.2 Performance cookies. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form about how visitors use our website. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they are using it.

  • Google Analytics:

Google Analytics is a web service that we use that enables us to track visits and traffic sources to our website and to see how visitors move around our website. These cookies collect information that is stored using a random identifier. This anonymous information is sent to Google to allow us to measure the performance of our website and help us make improvements to our website’s content and user experience.This information, and your device’s IP address, may be stored on Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics uses your IP address to present to us, in aggregate form, demographic reports containing the approximate geographic region and ISP/domain of visitors to our website. These cookies do not store any personal information, and Google does not disclose your IP address to us at any time. Click here to opt out of Google Analytics cookies.

Cookie Type

Cookie Name

Default Expiration Time

Description/Purpose

Google Analytics

__utma

2 years from set/update

Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exist. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. This is a first party cookie.

Google Analytics

__utmb

30 minutes from set/update

Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exist. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. This is a first party cookie.

Google Analytics

__utmc

This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit. This is a first party cookie.

Google Analytics

__utmz

6 months from set/update

Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. This is a first party cookie.

Google Analytics

__utmv

2 years from set/update

Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. This is a first party cookie.

 

1.4.3 Functionality. We do not use functionality cookies to target you with advertisements on other websites. These cookies allow the website to your settings (such as your user name and language reference) and provide enhanced, more personal features. This type of cookie may also be used to provide services you asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog.

Cookie Type

Cookie Name

Default Expiration Time

Description/Purpose

Language Cookie

urlName=en-ca&language
Key=en-CA

1 month

This Cookie sets the url and language for the user. This is a first party cookie.

 

1.4.4 Targeting. Targeting cookies on our sites are linked to services provided by third parties. By visiting our sites, third parties may place Targeting cookies on your browser in order to collect data (e.g., IP addresses, cookie identifiers, website activity) for targeted advertising purposes. This data may be used by third parties to target advertising on other websites based on your online activity. For instance, when you visit another website, these cookies may recognize that you have previously visited our site and show you our advertisements on the other website. Our sites may use the following Targeting cookies:

  • Marketo (third party cookies)

Click here for more information about Marketo cookies.

  • AdRoll (third party cookies)

Click here for more information about AdRoll cookies.

1.4.5 Additional Information. We may partner with or receive services from third parties which you can visit from our website. In addition, we may embed external content and features from such third parties within our website (e.g. social media networks such as Facebook and Twitter). These third parties may set cookies to enable such content and features to function properly. Your interactions with these third parties are governed by the privacy policies found on their respective websites.

1.5 Consent

1.5.1 To comply with current legislation, we need to ask for your consent to set the Performance, Functionality and Targeting cookies described above. When you arrive on our website a banner/pop-up will appear explaining where you can find more information about the cookies we use, and also how to control our use of cookies. By continuing to use our website, you agree that we may use such cookies.Once your consent has been provided, this message will not appear again when you revisit. If you, or another user of your computer, wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you can do so by altering your browser settings.

1.6 This Cookies Policy is regularly reviewed to make sure that it is accurate and up to date. We reserve the right to modify or otherwise update this Cookie policy from time to time. We encourage you to visit this page regularly to ensure that you are aware of any changes we have made.

1.7 You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org and how you may opt out of receiving targeted advertising at www.networkadvertising.org/choices or www.youronlinechoices.com.

Last Updated: 8 August 2016

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