Cookies

Claims Direct takes your privacy and confidentiality very seriously.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers which we put on your computer whilst you are browsing. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website, which helps us to provide you with a better experience during your visit and also allows us to improve our site. The cookies that we use are for analytics. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and see how visitors interact with the site. This enables us to ensure that users are finding the information that they are looking for more effectively.

Claims Direct will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set when visiting the www.claimsdirect.co.uk website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the site and also your user experience.

Claims Direct use a number of suppliers who also set cookies on the www.claimsdirect.co.uk website on our behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see below.

The Cookies we use on our site are listed below:

  1. cdElements
    browser session information.
  2. cd_cnc
    tracks campaign information.
  3. cd_c
    tracks state of the cookie notice bar on the home page.
  4. __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz
    These are Google Analytics tracking Cookies
  5. WRUID, WRIgnore
    These are ClickTale cookies used to gather information on user path through the website.

Google Remarketing

We use cookies for remarketing purposes. These cookies are written by Google for the purpose of showing advertisements to users who have previously visited our site as they browse other websites on the internet.

More information on Google Remarketing can be found here:
http://www.google.com/ads/innovations/ remarketing.html

Information on deleting or controlling cookies
To find out how to opt out/delete and control your cookies please visit
http://www.aboutcookies.org/how-to-delete-cookies/

Our Cookie use

The Claims Direct website sets no long-term cookies. The Claims Direct website makes use of session cookies which as soon as the browser closes are removed. These are in use on the enquiry forms and to support additional elements such as webchat.

If you do have any problems or require further information, you can notify us of this by contacting Chris Stevenson cstevenson@slatergordon.co.uk at Slater & Gordon.


Cookies set by Third Party sites

To support our site and the information we are posting, we sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube and Flickr. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube or Flickr, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Claims Direct does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.