1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small data or text files that websites and applications place on your local computer. Cookies have different purposes: there are technical cookies (e.g. language settings), session cookies (temporary cookies) and tracking cookies (cookies that follow and record your behavior on the website and the application, with the objective of providing you with a more optimal user experience).
2. What use do these cookies have?
If you want to consult the website or application of Motorcycle-Diaries, then it is recommended that cookies are activated on your computer or smartphone. If cookies have not been activated, we may not be able to guarantee a trouble free visit on our website or application. However, if you would rather not do that, then you are free to switch off cookies (also see the section on "How can I manage my cookies?").
3. What types of cookies are used by Motorcycle-Diaries?
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his cookie allows users to log into the CMS and remembers which contact forms you have already sent.
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Expires after 1 year.
4. How can I manage my cookies?
We recommend that you enable cookies on your computer, tablet or mobile phone upon a visit of our website or application. If, however, you feel the urgent need to restrict, block or remove cookies, we gladly explain you how to manage your browser settings:
For Microsoft Internet Explorer
- In Internet Explorer, click on ‘Internet Options’ in the ‘Extra’ menu.
- Under the ‘Privacy’ tab, set the settings to ’low’ or ‘accept all cookies’ (any setting above ‘medium’ will disable cookies).
- Click on 'OK'.
For Mozilla Firefox
- Click on ‘Firefox’ in the top left corner of your browser and then select ‘Options’.
- Under the ‘Privacy’ tab, make sure ‘Tell websites I do not want to be tracked’ is not ticked.
- Click on ‘OK’.
For Google Chrome
- Click on ‘Extra’ in the top of your browser window and select ‘Options’.
- Under the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, look for 'Privacy' and select ‘Content Settings’.
- Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’.
- Click on the Safari Menu in the top of your browser window and select ‘Preferences’.
- Click on ‘Security’ and then tick the option that says: ‘Block cookies from third parties and advertisers’.
- Click ‘Save’.
5. I do not come from Belgium. Is a different form of cookie approval required for my country?
6. What are my rights?
As an involved party you have the right of fair and lawful processing of your personal data. You may exercise follow rights:
- Right of opposition: one can object to the processing of personal data if there are serious and lasting reasons ;
- Right of access: each party involved who shows proof of identity has the right of access to information about whether the processing of personal data does take place, the specific purposes of the processing, the categories of data and the categories of recipients to whom data may be disclosed.
- Right of improvement: incorrect or incomplete personal data may be improved or even blotted out at the reques of the data subject.
The exercise of these rights are in accordance with the conditions set out in our privacy statement. If you should nevertheless have questions or comments after this Cookie Statement, you can always take up contact with us by sending an e-mail to [email protected]