Privacy and Cookies

This policy sets out how the Bupa UK Foundation uses and protects any information that you provide when you use www.bupaukfoundation.org or the mobile website and explains how and why we use cookies to enhance your browsing experience.

By using the site www.bupaukfoundation.org or the mobile website, you are agreeing to the terms set out and consenting to the use of data described in this policy.

Bupa UK Foundation privacy policy

In some areas of our website we ask you to provide information (for example, when registering your details to receive email newsletters). When we ask for this information from you we may ask you to give us your name, email address and other identification information that is needed by us to let us supply the services to you.

Once we have obtained this information from you, we may use your details to provide you with the services available to you through this website, and to contact you for these purposes.

Any information of a personal nature that you provide to us will be kept confidential by us and will only be used for the purposes that have been specified. In particular, we will not disclose or give your information to outside third parties, apart from organisations or individuals processing the information on our behalf, unless you have given us your explicit consent.

Bupa UK Foundation cookie policy

1. How to control and delete cookies

www.bupaukfoundation.org does not use cookies to store personally identifiable information about you. However if you are wanting to block the cookies that www.bupaukfoundation.org has set this can be done through your browser settings. You may consult the help feature of your web browser to do this.

You can also visit www.aboutcookies.org which has a how to control cookies section. This details how to control and delete cookies in all mainstream web browsers. Along with details on cookie law and other useful information.

Please note that disabling cookies will affect the usability of this website as cookies are required for a number of features to work.

www.bupaukfoundation.org also uses a number of third party plugins which set cookies on this website to deliver features like web traffic reporting and social media services. To find out more information about the cookies used by these plugins and details on how to disable each one specifically please see section 4 below.

2. How do I turn cookies off?

Modern web browsers allow you to change your cookie settings and specify which cookies or sites to block and the ability to clear existing cookies. A good place to start is in your web browser's help section this is often found under the Help menu. For more information please use the below links.
Please note it's not recommended to disable cookies as this will affect the usability of this website.

3. List of cookies

Cookie Name Purpose
PHPSESSID PHP session tracking cookie, used to know a user repeatedly visits the account area of our website.

mobileRedirectDisabled A cookie used to help detect if the website is visited by a mobile device and should redirect to a mobile specific website.

ie6_continue A cookie used to remember if the visitor is using IE6 web browser so to provide specific functionality compatible with this browser.

4. Third Party Cookies set for users

This site also uses a number of third party plugins which set cookies on this website to deliver features like web traffic reporting and social media services. To find out more information about the cookies used by these plugins and details on how to disable each one specifically please review the information below.
Third Party

Description
Twitter Twitter provides functionality to spread our content via social media. Twitter uses this cookie to determine if a twitter user is available to share content or not.

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Google Analytics These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where vistors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

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Share This Share This provides functionality to spread our websites content via social media or email. The cookies are required to operate this functionality.

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Facebook Facebook provides functionality to spread our content via social media. Facebook uses this cookie to determine if a facebook user is available to share content or not.

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LinkedIn LinkedIn provides functionality to spread our content via social media. LinkedIn uses this cookie to determine if a LinkedIn user is available to share content or not.

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5. Cookies set by Third Party sites

To improve the user experience there may be embedded media content from websites like YouTube and Vimeo. These embeded widgets can use cookies as part of their standard functionality. www.bupafoundation.co.uk does not control the creation or removal of these cookies. More information about these cookies can be found on the relevant third party website.

6. Social Sharing Tools

www.bupaukfoundation.org also allows the ability to embbed social sharing tools. These tools allow users to easily share site content or links back to pages of interest over the popular social networks. These networks can set cookies when logged in to help streamline the sharing of this content. www.bupafoundation.co.uk does not control the creation or removal of these cookies. More information about these cookies can be found on the relevant third party website.