Most websites use techniques that ensure that you see an interesting website that also offers a good user experience. Cookies and similar techniques are used for this. Our website also uses cookies and similar techniques. Pursuant to Article 11.7a of the Telecom Act, we are obliged to ask visitors to our website for permission and to inform them about the use of some of these cookies.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is sent along with pages from this website and is stored by the browser on your computer or peripheral device with which you visit the website. When you visit our website again, this information can be sent back to our servers. If you do not accept cookies, we only use cookies that are necessary for our website to function properly.

Use of session cookies

We use so-called session cookies on this website. Session cookies are functional cookies that ensure that the website functions properly. This also gives us insight into how visitors use our website and (on) which (sequence) pages are viewed. With this information we can optimize our website as much as possible and adapt it to the surfing behavior of our visitors. These session cookies are automatically deleted after closing your browser.

Functional cookies

With the help of functional cookies we can make the website function properly. The website will not function optimally without these cookies. This includes remembering information that you enter on various pages, saving preferences and login details and reading your browser settings to properly display the website. Your permission is not required to place these strictly necessary cookies. You can delete functional cookies via the settings of your browser.

Social media buttons

With your permission, social media parties place cookies on your equipment. With the help of social media cookies you can view articles or videos (embedded content) from social media (such as YouTube) on our website. In addition, you can use the button to like or share content via Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Google, Instagram and LinkedIn. We do not know what these parties do with these cookies. Consult the privacy statement of the relevant social media parties (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these cookies.

Analytical cookies

With the help of analytical cookies we can keep track of and measure which parts of the website are best visited. Statistics are made of the information (visitor numbers, average length of time, popular pages and topics, etc.) that is collected. Based on these statistics, our website is optimized and its content and navigation made as user-friendly as possible. The statistics cannot be traced back to individuals.

Enabling and disabling cookies and deletion

More information about enabling and disabling and deleting cookies can be found in the instructions and/or using the Help function of your browser.

Google Analytics

A cookie from the American company Google LLC is placed on our website as part of the ‘Analytics’ service. This allows us to track how users use the website and how effective the AdWords ads on Google’s search result pages are. This information, together with the address of your computer (IP address), is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Read Google Privacy Policy for more information. Google uses this information to keep track of how our website is used, to provide reports about the website and to provide its advertisers with information about the effectiveness of their campaigns. This information will be deleted by us after 14 months. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or insofar as these third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. We have entered into a processing agreement with Google, prohibiting Google from using the analytics information obtained for other Google services. This information is anonymized as much as possible. We have not asked Google to mask your IP address. If you do not want data to be read on our website (or other websites) by means of Google Analytics, you can, for example, install this browser plug-in for Chrome to block Google Analytics.

Block and delete cookies

If you do not want to install cookies, you can disable this in your browser. Consult the help function and/or settings of your browser for this. Disabling cookies only affects the computer and browser on which you perform this action. So if you use multiple computers or browsers, you must repeat this operation on each computer and browser.

This explains how you can block or delete cookies if you use one of the following web browsers.

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