Cookie Policy

Last update: 14/12/2020

1. GENERAL

Dobco Medical Systems NV (hereinafter referred to as ‘Dobco’ or ‘we’) uses cookies and local storage to improve your surfing experience at https://www.dobcomed.com (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Website’). All data Dobco retrieves from this are used solely to understand the clientele on the Website, with the aim of improving the performance and user-friendliness of this Website.

Dobco has the right to update this cookie policy by posting a new version on the Website. In that regard, it is highly recommended that you visit the Website and view the page on which the cookie policy is shown on a regular basis, in order to be sure that you are aware of any changes.

2. WHAT IS A COOKIE?

Cookies, also known as ‘HTTP cookies’, ‘web cookies’ or ‘browser cookies’, are usually small files sent from a website and stored in the user’s web browser or device while a user is browsing a website or using a mobile application. If the user browses the same website in the future, the website can retrieve the data saved in the cookie to inform it of the user’s previous activities. Cookies were designed as a reliable mechanism for websites to recall the status of the website or the activities of the user in the past. They help us to optimise your visits to the Website, to remember technical choices (such as the choice of language, a newsletter, etc) and to show more relevant services and offers. If you wish to view or use the Website, Dobco advises you to accept cookies. However, if you opt not to do so, this may have a negative impact on the Website functionality.

3. LIST OF COOKIES THE WEBSITE USES

This Website uses different types of cookies:

Necessary cookies:

As the name suggests, these cookies are strictly necessary to enable you to surf the Website or to provide certain functions that you have requested.

  • Provider Dobco
    • Dobco.AcceptNecessary: This cookie is set if you choose only to allow necessary cookies and registers when it was set.

Functional cookies:

These cookies improve the functionality of the Website by saving your preferences.

  • Provider Dobco
    • .AspNetCore.Culture: Records the language choice as soon as it is changed manually (the browser language is used as a standard)
    • Dobco.AcceptAll: This cookie is set if you choose to allow all cookies and registers when it was set.

Analytical cookies:

These cookies help to improve the performance of the Website and the Portal and so provide for a better user experience. Dobco makes use of Google Analytics and HubSpot which uses in their turn cookies to help Dobco analyse how users make use of the Website. It records the number of visitors and tells DOBCO things about their overall behaviour, such as the typical length of a visit to the Website or the average number of pages that a user views.

  • Provider Google Analytics
    • _GA
    • _GID
    • _GAT_GTAG_UA-XXXXXXXX-X

    For more information on the operation of these cookies, we refer to the related Google website.

  • Provider HubSpot
    • _hstc
    • _hubspotutk
    • _hssc
    • _hssrc
    • _hs_opt_out
    • _hs_do_not_track
    • _initial_opt_in
    • _hs_cookie_cat_pref
    • hs_langswitcher_choice
    • _cfruid

    For more information on the operation of these cookies, we refer to the related HubSpot website.

Third Party cookies:

To support its communications, Dobco has anchored its content in the social media channels Facebook, Google and LinkedIn using marketing pixels. The channels we use may contain cookies from these websites that are not determined or controlled by Dobco. You should consult the relevant website of these third parties for more information about these cookies.
https://nl-nl.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
https://www.linkedin.com/legal/l/cookie-table

4. Blocking cookies

Necessary cookies will always be stored by default. Via the cookie banner you have the option to allow or refuse non-essential cookies. Besides this, there are a number of options available to prevent the storage of cookies in general. Please visit the websites of the various browsers to learn how you can block the storage of cookies. You should be aware that if you decide to delete all your cookies, how will very probably have to re-enter all your user names and passwords on all websites you visit, when you previously did not even have to think about that. As already mentioned, cookies can be a real benefit to your online surfing experience. If you would like more information on cookies, please visit the website at www.allaboutcookies.org. This website provides additional information on cookies, explains in detail how you can delete the cookies you find and shows how you can permit trusted websites to save cookies on your computer.

5. DPO contact details

Dobco Medical Systems NV
Nachtegaalstraat 6 W05
9240 Zele (Belgium)
data_protection_officer@dobcomed.com