Cookie Policy

1. Introduction

Challenger Lighting Services Ltd. website uses cookies. By visiting our website and agreeing to our policy, you consent to our use of cookies as per our policy.

2. Cookies Definition

Cookies are identifier files containing a string of letters and numbers. These are sent by a web server to a web browser and stored by the browser. Each time the browser requests a page from the server, the identifier is sent back to the server. They are used by web servers to track and identify users as they visit different pages and return to a website. Cookies are either known as “persistent” or “session” depending on length used. Persistent cookies are text files sent by a web server to a browser where it is stored. It will remain valid until a set expiry date or if the user deletes the file. Session cookies only last for the duration of the visit until the web browser is closed.

3. Our Cookies

Our site uses cookies. We will use the following:

Category: Necessary (3)

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

COOKIE NAME PROVIDER TYPE EXPIRY
CookieConsent challenger-lighting.com HTTP 1 year
First found URL: https://www.challenger-lighting.com/contact-us/

Cookie purpose description: Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain

Initiator: Script tag Source: notinstalled
Data is sent to: Ireland (adequate)
Adequate country under GDPR (EU)
rc::a google.com HTML Persistent
First found URL: https://www.challenger-lighting.com/contact-us/

Cookie purpose description: This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.

Initiator: Inline scriptPage source line number 449 Source: https://www.google.com/recaptcha/api.js?hl=en-GBver=5.7.2
Data is sent to: United States (not adequate)
rc::c google.com HTML Session
First found URL: https://www.challenger-lighting.com/contact-us/

Cookie purpose description: This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.

Initiator: Inline scriptPage source line number 449 Source: https://www.google.com/recaptcha/api.js?hl=en-GBver=5.7.2
Data is sent to: United States (not adequate)

Category: Statistics (4)

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

COOKIE NAME PROVIDER TYPE EXPIRY
_ga challenger-lighting.com HTTP 2 years
First found URL: https://www.challenger-lighting.com/

Cookie purpose description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Initiator: Inline script, page source line number 296-301 Source: https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js
Data is sent to: United States (not adequate)
Blocked until accepted by user: No
_gat challenger-lighting.com HTTP 1 day
First found URL: https://www.challenger-lighting.com/

Cookie purpose description: Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

Initiator: Inline script, page source line number 296-301 Source: https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js
Data is sent to: United States (not adequate)
Blocked until accepted by user: No
_gid challenger-lighting.com HTTP 1 day
First found URL: https://www.challenger-lighting.com/

Cookie purpose description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Initiator: Inline script, page source line number 296-301 Source: https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js
Data is sent to: United States (not adequate)
Blocked until accepted by user: No
p.gif typekit.net Pixel Session
First found URL: https://www.challenger-lighting.com/

Cookie purpose description: Keeps track of special fonts used on the website for internal analysis. The cookie does not register any visitor data.

Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 15 Source: https://p.typekit.net/p.gif?s=1k=krz3xhlht=tkh=www.challenger-lighting.comf=32224.32226.32227.32231a=2037549js=1.20.0app=typekite=js_=1624687332467 via https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/webfont/1.6.26/webfont.js
Data is sent to: United Kingdom (adequate)
Adequate country under GDPR (EU)

4. Cookies and Personal Information

Our cookies do not include any information that will identify you personally. However, personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

5. Blocking Cookies

Should you choose to block cookies you can do this from most browsers. However you should be aware that the action of blocking cookies can generate a negative impact on the usability of many websites.

(a) For Internet Explorer (version 9), use the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”.

(b) For Firefox (version 16), block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and untick “Accept cookies from sites”.

(c) For Chrome (version 23), block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and click “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”, then select “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.

6. Deleting Cookies

You have the option to delete stored cookies on your computer. This activity may result in a negative impact on the usability of many websites.

(a) For Internet Explorer (version 9), you must manually delete cookie files, visit http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835.

(b) For Firefox (version 16), delete cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy” and then “Show Cookies”, then click “Remove All Cookies”.

(c) For Chrome (version 23), access the “Customise and control” menu, click “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Clear browsing data”, then select “Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking “Clear browsing data”.

7. Contact Us

Should you have any queries or comments regarding our cookies policy please contact: Challenger Lighting Services Ltd, 210 Ordnance Business Park, Aerodrome Road, Gosport, Hants. PO13 0FG. sales@challenger-lighting.com, Registered in England No: 4035913. Registered VAT No: 760 34 3546.