BHSM uses ‘cookies’ to distinguish you from other users and personalise your visits to the BHSM Website (the “Website”). A cookie is a small text file which is stored by your internet browser on your computer or mobile device which allows us to improve our Website by gathering statistical information and analysing trends.
Types of Cookies
The cookies which we use on the BHSM Website do not identify individuals, instead they provide us with information relating to the number of users who access the Website, the sections of the Website they have visited, and so on. This information helps us to understand how you engage with our Website.
The BHSM Website employs two different types of cookies:
- Session Cookies – temporary cookies which are generally erased when you close your browser and are used to provide for the basic function of our Website while you browse it; and
- Persistent Cookies – cookies which are placed on your computer or mobile device for a pre-determined length of time while you access our website in order for us to deliver browser functions between subsequent visits to the Website.
You can block cookies by accessing the setting in your internet browser which allows you to refuse acceptance of cookies, the ‘Help’ setting of your internet browser will contain instructions on how to manage cookie settings. However, please note that by disabling all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website.