Cookie Policy

What are cookies?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie.

Why do we use cookies?
Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. When using our website, we will automatically collect data about you via cookies. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

Cookies are useful and do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, recognising your user device, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

How can I amend my cookie preferences?
When you first access our website, you will have seen a cookie banner with an option to “Confirm” or a “reject”. Confirm means you continue to browse the site and that you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Where you reject the use of specific cookies, this will mean you may not be able to access some part of our site, such as play You Tube videos embedded.

In addition to selecting “Reject”, you may be able block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.

Cookies Settings

What cookies do we use?
For more details please see the cookie list below, along with a description of their purpose, the cookie type:

Cookie List

Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Cookies usedCookie subgroupLifespan
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress.fortress-safety.com1 Day
_hjFirstSeen.fortress-safety.com1 Day
_hjid.fortress-safety.com1 Year
_hjShownFeedbackMessage.fortress-safety.com1 Day
r_hjIncludedInPageviewSamplefortress-safety.com1 Day
_hjIncludedInSessionSamplefortress-safety.com1 Day
_gat_gtag_UA_145262080_1.fortress-safety.com1 Day
_gid.fortress-safety.com1 Day/11 Months
cookielawinfo-checkbox-othersfortress-safety.com11 Months
cookielawinfo-checkbox-functionalfortress-safety.com11 Months
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryfortress-safety.com11 Months
cookielawinfo-checkbox-performancefortress-safety.com11 Months

Strictly Necessary Cookies For Logged in users
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. This specific set of cookies is only used when the user is logged into the “MyFortress” section of the website. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Cookies usedCookie subgroupLifespan
wp-wpml_current_language.fortress-safety.com1 Day
wordpress_logged_in_{value}.fortress-safety.comVarious/Session
wordpress_sec_{value}.fortress-safety.comVarious/Session
wordpress_test_cookie.fortress-safety.comVarious/Session
wfwaf-authcookie-{value}fortress-safety.com1 Day

Targeting Cookies
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

Cookies usedCookie subgroupLifespan
ajs_anonymous_idfortress-safety.com1 Year
_gcl_au.fortress-safety.comGoogle Persistent/1 Day
IDE.doubleclick.net2 Year
DV.google.com1 Day
1P_JAR.google.comVarious / 1 Month
NID.google.com6 Months
cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisementfortress-safety.com11 Months

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.