Cookies

Shield Total Insurance website uses cookies which fall into three main categories:

  1. Functional
  2. Behavioral
  3. Social

Below, we have outlined all cookies used:

Functional

Functional cookies allow the website to function properly including our quotation system, which needs to store information temporarily in a ‘session’.

Cookie NameUsed ForDomain
CE, JSESSIONID, _pk_ref.7.4160, _atuvc,
_pk_id.7.4160, COOKIEINFOBOX and _pk_ses.7.4160
Quote enginewww.shieldtotalinsurance.co.uk

 

Tracking

Behavioural or tracking cookies enable third party web analytics software to track user behaviour on our websites. We use Google Analytics, one of the most popular web analytics packages available to review visitor behaviour and improve our websites wherever possible.

Cookie NameUsed ForDomain
_utma, _utmb, _utmc, and _utmz Google Analytics .shieldtotalinsurance.co.uk
 _unam, _utmz and _utma Piwik Analytics .pancentric.com

 

Social

The Shield Total Insurance website also allows users to share content directly from our website pages. This involves the integration of social media share buttons, which require cookies in order to function. These cookies are listed in the table below.

Cookie NameUsed ForDomain
PREF, GMAIL_RTT and NIDGoogle Plus .google.com
 ULSGoogle Plus plusone.google.com
 ULSGoogle Plus apis.google.com
guest_id, twll, k, _utma, _utmc, _utmz
and _twitter_sess
Twitter.twitter.com
datr, lu, csm, p, act, s, c_user,
xs and presence
Facebook.facebook.com

 

We also use cookies in our email marketing. By agreeing to receive email marketing communications from Shield Total Insurance/Vantage Insurance Services you are consenting to the use of cookies. Cookies are used to track the opening and click-through of emails and help us to correctly target email marketing campaigns

For more information about how we use cookies, read our privacy policy. To learn how to turn cookies off click here.

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