Cookies policy

The website http://www.unespa.es, owned by the Spanish Association of Insurers (UNESPA), uses cookies when users browse it. If you use our website without deactivating cookies, you signify your consent to them being installed.

In compliance with Article 22.2 of Spain’s Information Society and E-commerce Services Act 34/2002 (LSSICE) of 11 July, amended under Royal Decree 13/2012 of 30 March which transposed into Spanish law EC Directive 2002/58/CE concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the electronic communications sector, UNESPA herby notifies the following:

1. DEFINITION AND FUNCTION OF COOKIES

What are cookies? A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer or terminal when you access our website. Among other things, cookies enable us to store and retrieve information about users’ browsing habits and their computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way in which they use their computer, can be used to recognise the user.

2. WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DOES OUR WEBSITE USE?

The following types of cookies are used by this website:

  • Third-party cookies: Cookies that are sent to your computer or terminal from a domain or website not managed by us, but by another organisation that processes data obtained through cookies.
  • Session cookies: A type of cookie designed to collect and store data whilst you visit our website.
  • Permanent cookies: A type of cookie in which the data is still stored within the terminal and can be accessed and processed over a certain period of time, ranging from a few minutes to several years.
  • Analysis cookies: Cookies that are processed either by ourselves or third parties and which enable us to quantify the number of users and perform statistical measurement and analysis of how users use our website. To do this, we analyse browsing of our website in order to improve the range of products or services we offer.

3. COOKIE ADMINISTRATION

As a user, you can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of the browser installed on your computer. For your convenience, below you will find information on managing cookies provided by the developers of the main browsers:

Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647

Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies

Mozilla: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-sitios-web-rastrear-preferencias

Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042

Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html

If you disable cookies, you may not be able to make use of all the website’s functionalities.

4. COLLABORATOR COMPANIES

Specifically, Google is the only service provider with whom we have a contract for service for which cookies are needed. In relation to third-party cookies, UNESPA only uses Google Analytics to analyse different anonymous aspects of visits by users to our website. This cookie includes pages visited, time spent on each page, the version of the browser used, the date and time, and the following characteristics:

Cookie ID

Name of the Cookie Purpose of the Cookie Description Expiring time Disabling the cookie
__utma Secure:NO
HttpOnly: NO
Google Analitics This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to the site and is updated with each visit to a page. This cookie is provided with a unique identifier that Google Analytics uses to ensure the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure. Its main purpose is “performance”. This cookie must mandatorily be set for Google Analytics to work properly; it is a permanent cookie that expires after 2 years. Default expiry time: 2 years from start of session. Using the browser settings

If you would like more information on what these cookies are going to be used for, please visit: https://www.google.es/intl/es/analytics/

5. UPDATES AND CHANGES TO COOKIES POLICY

UNESPA may amend this Cookies Policy in accordance with legislative requirements. Users are therefore advised to periodically review this policy.