Cookies are pieces of information deposited in an Internet user’s terminal equipment by the server of the website visited. They are used by a website to send information to the Internet user’s browser and to allow this browser to send information back to the site of origin (for example a session identifier or the choice of language). Only the sender of a cookie can read or modify the information contained in it. There are different types of cookies: Only the sender of a cookie can read or modify the information contained in it. There are different types of cookies:
- session cookies that disappear as soon as you leave the site;
- permanent cookies that remain on your terminal until their lifetime expires or until you delete them using your browser’s features.
You are informed that, during your visits to this site, cookies may be installed on your terminal equipment.
- Purpose of the cookies used
Some of the cookies used by Groupe Briconord are used exclusively to enable or facilitate electronic communication (detection of connection errors, identification of connection points, etc.).
Others are strictly necessary for the provision of online communication services at your express request (shopping cart, screen display preferences, etc.).
Others are used for the purpose of :
- to analyse the number of visitors and the use made of the site, in order to improve the browsing experience
- to improve the relevance of advertisements on the site
- to make the site more user-friendly and interactive.
- What cookies do we use?
The cookies used on the site are :
- the cookies placed by Groupe Briconord;
- cookies from third party partners of Groupe Briconord offering specific functionalities.
List of cookies
Cookies are small text files, stored on your browser when you visit our site, which will be used to recognise your terminal when you connect to our site.
Cookies strictly necessary for the use of the requested service. They allow the use of the main features of the site, such as access to your personal account, or to memorise your terminal’s display preferences (language, display parameters) and to take them into account during your visits, according to the graphic charter and the display or reading software of your terminal. They also allow us to link the various pages consulted to ensure a smooth browsing experience.
Cookies for audience measurement and statisticsThey allow us to keep the site alive and to establish statistics and counts of the number of visits and use of its sections and content, in order to carry out studies to improve the content (measurement of the number of visits, pages viewed or the activity of visitors to the site and the frequency of their return). They also enable us to analyse the browsing habits of Internet users in order to improve our service or to detect malfunctions.
Cookies related to video playbackFor video playback, we offer a player on this site that requires third-party cookies to be deposited by our partners.
- Improving the usability and interactivity of the Site
To enable you to access certain features of the site, Groupe Briconord uses services offered by third parties, such as :
- sharing buttons (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, LinkedIn);
- videos posted on its INSTAGRAM or YOUTUBE channels
- social connect (Facebook)
These features rely on third-party cookies that are deposited directly by the service providers.
Briconord Group is not responsible in any way for the content or operation of any of the social networks, including those that may be linked to the Site.
- Collection of your consent
On your first visit to our site or after a 13-month absence, you will be given the opportunity to accept or decline the use of certain cookies.
Cookies that are strictly necessary for the provision of online communication services at your express request and cookies to enable or facilitate communication by electronic means are not subject to the collection of your consent.
Consent or refusal cookies must remain on your terminal equipment. You can change your wishes at any time as described in the following section entitled “Cookie Management”.
- Cookie management
You have several options for deleting and managing cookies and other trackers.
Although most browsers are set by default to accept the installation of cookies, you can choose to accept all cookies, reject them systematically or choose which ones you accept depending on their sender. You can also regularly delete cookies from your terminal via your browser.
However, don’t forget to configure all the browsers on your various terminals (tablets, smartphones, computers, etc.).
Each browser has a different configuration for managing cookies and your choices. It is described in the help menu of your browser, which will allow you to know how to modify your wishes regarding cookies. For example:
for Internet Explorer™
for Safari™ ;
for Chrome™ ;
for Firefox™ ;
for Opera™. ;
However, please note that if you set your browser to reject cookies, certain features, pages and areas of the site will not be accessible, for which we cannot be held responsible.
Cookie management module
Finally, a module allows you to choose which cookies you wish to accept and which you wish to reject on this site. At any time, you can access the module at the bottom of any page of the site and change your preferences.
- Protection of personal data
The data collected is essential to achieve the objectives pursued by each cookie. It is only intended for the authorised departments of Briconord Group and/or the company issuing the third-party cookies.
Your personal data may be transferred to a subcontractor established in the United States, in the context of social network cookies or Google Analytics. This processor will be provided with the following categories of data: pages visited, IP addresses, device data. These processors have adhered to the EU-US Privacy Shield and ensure an adequate level of data protection (Decision (EU) 2016/1250 of 12-7-2016).
Personal data collected via cookies is never kept longer than necessary to achieve the purpose of the cookie, and in no case longer than 13 months.
In accordance with the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation, individuals have the right to query, access, rectify, erase, oppose on legitimate grounds and portability of data concerning them.
Where consent is the legal basis for processing, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
The data collected is, after the death of the person, kept for the time necessary for Groupe Briconord to comply with its legal and regulatory obligations. At the end of this period, the data will be deleted, unless the person decides that it should be communicated to a third party of his or her choice, in accordance with the provisions of Article 85 of Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relating to information technology, files and freedoms, amended in 2018.
The rights can be exercised first of all with the person responsible for the data-processing policy and freedom which you can reach by electronic way at the following address: email@example.com or by postal mail at the following address CS 20001- RN10 – VIGNOLLES, 16300 BARBEZIEUX – FRANCE
In order to ensure that your rights are better protected, Briconord Group has appointed a data protection officer who can be contacted if necessary at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You have the right to lodge a complaint with the Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (Cnil), the competent control authority.
For more information, see the Data Protection Policy.