Our website, www.swifthealthcare.co.uk, uses cookies and similar technologies, all of these are collectively referred to as “cookies”. Cookies are also placed by third parties contracted by us. In this Cookie Policy, we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

This cookie policy sits in line with the UK`s Data Protection Act (DPA), the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulation (PECR) and should be read in line with our Privacy Policy. If you have questions or comments, please contact us using hr@swifthealthcareservices.co.uk.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a simple small file that is sent with the pages of an Internet address and can be stored by the web browser on you PC or device. The information stored in it may be sent to our or relevant third-party servers during subsequent visits.

What are scripts?

A script is a piece of program code used to provide functionality and interactivity to our website. This code is executed on our servers or on your device.

What is a web beacon?

A web beacon (also called a pixel tag), is a small invisible fragment of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on the website. To make this possible, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

What are they used for?

We use cookies to learn more about the ways in which you interact with our content and to enable us to improve your experience when visiting our website. Cookies remember, for example, your language or preferences, which remain as default settings on a subsequent visit our website. In addition, cookies enable us to offer you certain content on our website. We may also use insights about your behaviour on our website to send you targeted advertisements on third-party website in an effort to remarket our apps and services to you.

What cookies do we use?

Session cookies: We use “session cookies”, which are only stored for the duration of the current visit to our online presence. A randomly generated unique identification number, a so-called session ID, is stored in a session cookie. In addition, a cookie contains information about its origin and the storage period. These cookies cannot store any other data. Session cookies are deleted when you have finished using our online offer and log out or close the browser, for example.

Performance cookies: these cookies help us understand how visitors interact with our website by providing data about which websites or search terms bring users to our website, how long they typically stay on our website, or how many subpages they view on average. We use this data to improve the content of our website and to compile statistics for internal market analysis purposes about individual use of our website.

Functional cookies: these cookies allow a website to remember the choices you make (for example, your username, language, or the region you live in) to provide you with a more personalised online experience. They also allow you to watch videos and interact with social tools.

Analytical cookies: Analytical cookies are used by third parties. These cookies allow third parties to recognise that you have visited our website. We and our third-party providers may also combine information obtained from these cookies with personal data available from other sources, including data collected about you when you use other websites and data collected about you when you are offline, whether on our website or data maintained by the third-party provider.

Cookie settings

If you do not want websites to place cookies on your device, you can change the settings in your browser accordingly. Depending on the setting, either all cookies or only third-party cookies will then be rejected in principle, or you will be asked in each case whether a cookie may be stored on your device. You can also delete all previously stored cookies in the settings of your browser. You can do so by following the for you relevant link,  Microsoft Explorer™ , Safari™, Chrome™ , Firefox™ , Opera™.

However, please note that you must make these settings individually in each browser and on each device. If you want to change the settings, click on one of the links below to go directly to the instructions for your browser. Of course, you can also consult the help function of your browser.

Changes to our cookie policy

We may update our Cookie Policy from time to time. This might be for a number of reasons, such as to reflect a change in the law or to accommodate a change in our business practices and the way we use cookies. We recommend that you check here periodically for any changes to our Cookie Policy.

Where can I get further information?

If you have any questions about our use of cookies or other technologies, please contact us using hr@swifthealthcareservices.co.uk.