Coles Funeral Directors does not sell or otherwise transfer any personal data to commercial companies or other organisations, with the exception of 1) web statistics (see below) which is hosted and managed by a third party company (Google, Inc and other web analytics services) and 2) off-site hosted server environments for some website services (Donations and Remembrance services and other applications).
Cookies and web statistics
Coles Funeral Directors maintains continuous logs of its web server activity. These log files include the details of web site users’ IP address, browser type and page last visited etc. The log files are used to analyse how the web site is being used by visitors and may be kept in an anonymised form for historical records.
The Coles Funeral Directors website uses hosted web analytics software. These are hosted services provided and managed by third party companies.Coles Funeral Directors’ main supplier of hosted web analytics is Google, Inc., Clicktale.com and Crazy Egg are also used on some pages to better inform web design. The services ‘Google Analytics’, ‘Clicktale.com’, and ‘Crazy Egg’ use ‘cookies’ (a text file sent to user’s computers as they browse our websites) to help analyse how users navigate our websites. The information generated by the cookie regarding our websites (including IP addresses) will be transmitted to and stored by Google, Inc., Clicktale.com, and Crazy Egg on servers that may be hosted in the United States. Google, Inc., Clicktale.com, and Crazy Egg will use this information for the purpose of evaluating use of our website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other related services toColes Funeral Directors.