During a visit to the site, ‘cookies’ may be placed on the hard disk of your computer. A cookie is a text file that is placed by a website’s server in your computer’s browser or on your mobile device when you consult a website. Cookies cannot be used to identify individuals, a cookie can only identify a machine.
First Party and Third Party Cookies are used:
‘First Party cookies’ are technical cookies that are used by the visited site itself and that aim to make the site function optimally. Example: settings made by the user during previous visits to the site, or: a pre-filled form with data that the user has left behind during previous visits.
‘Third Party cookies’ are cookies that do not originate from the website itself, but do originate from third parties, such as an existing marketing or advertising plug-in. For example, cookies from Facebook or Google Analytics.
You can set your internet browser in such a way that cookies are not accepted, that you receive a warning when a cookie is installed or that the cookies are subsequently deleted from your hard disk. You can do this via the settings of your browser (via the help function). Please note that certain graphic elements may not appear correctly, or that you may not be able to use certain applications.