What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or other internet connected device in order to identify your browser, provide analytics, remember information about you such as your language preference or login information. They’re completely safe and can’t be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your device.You can learn more about cookies by clicking here (external link).
What type of cookies does ConstructionBOS use?
Cookies can either be session cookies or persistent cookies. A session cookie expires automatically when you close your browser. A persistent cookie will remain until it expires or you delete your cookies. Expiration dates are set in the cookies themselves; some may expire after a few minutes while others may expire after multiple years. Cookies placed by the website you’re visiting are called “first party cookies”.
Below is a detailed list of the cookies we use on our website. Our website is scanned with our cookie scanning tool regularly to maintain a list as accurate as possible. We classify cookies in the following categories:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for our website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are essential in order to enable you to navigate around the website and use its features. If you remove or disable these cookies, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to use our websites.
Analytics cookies help us improve the way our websites work (e.g. by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily). These track information about visits to the websites so that we can make improvement and report our performance. For example: analyse visitor and user behavior so as to provide more relevant content or suggest certain activities. These cookies also collect information about how visitors use the websites, which site the user came from, the number of each user’s visits and how long the user stays on the websites. We might also use analytics cookies to test new pages or features to see how users react to them.
Preference cookies are used to provide services or to remember choices you make so we can personalise content for you (e.g. by remembering your username, choice of language or region). These preferences are remembered, through the use of the persistent cookies, and the next time you visit the websites you will not have to set them again.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How you can manage cookies?
Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their ‘settings’ preferences. However, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience, since it will no longer be personalised to you. It may also stop you from saving customised settings like login information. Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products. Please see below for more information.
Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products. Please see below for more information.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
- Safari (Desktop)
- Safari (Mobile)
- Android Browser
- Opera Mobile
Who we share your data with
ConstructionBOS partners with best in class third party service providers to provide our clients with a world class integrated product providing real time construction industry intelligence. ConstructionBOS will, therefore, share your data with these companies.
ConstructionBOS does not share your personal data with third-parties who intend to use the data for marketing purposes if you have not given your consent to this.
ConstructionBOS may share your personal data with third-parties for other purposes but only in the following contexts:
a. Business partners
ConstructionBOS may share your personal information with our partners in the event that this is legitimate from a business perspective. For example, if you purchase a service on behalf of your employer that we provide through one of our certified partners.
b. Public authorities
The Garda and/or other authorities may demand the handover of personal information from ConstructionBOS. In these cases, ConstructionBOS will only hand over the data if there is a court order or another legal obligation to do so.
c. Mergers and acquisitions
In connection with mergers, acquisitions or divestiture of all or parts of ConstructionBOS’ business, the acquiring entity as well as its consultants and ConstructionBOS’ will obtain access to data managed by the ConstructionBOS entity/entities involved and this may in some cases include personal data. In which case, such external parties will
What rights you have over your data
If you have visited this site, filled out a form or have contacted us in anyway, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
How we protect your data
For Further Information on ConstructionBOS’ Security Practices, Policies & Infrastructure please see our Security Policy.