1. Cookies policy and similar technologies

This policy applies to cookies and similar technologies used, as appropriate, in websites and applications operated by S.C. ERFTAL S.R.L. with headquarters in Bucharest, St. Petru Tei Street, no. 59, sector 2, (‘L’Ortec Medical’).

Cookies are used for the following purposes:

    running the site,
    to analyze the behavior of site visitors,
    for advertising.

This policy is complemented with L’Ortec Medical’s privacy policy in general that you can find here and the Site Terms and Conditions that you can find here we encourage you to read, including additional information including L’Ortec Medical Personal Data Protection Officer, all purposes of data processing by L’Ortec Medical, your rights, as well as their exceptions and limitations, etc. Proper protection of personal data is an important goal for L’Ortec Medical. Our desire is to be as clear and transparent about L’Ortec Medical’s approach to this issue. For any questions, please contact us at data.protection@lortec-romania.ro
2. What are cookies?

The cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that will be stored on your computer, mobile terminal or other equipment of a user accessing the Internet.

The cookie is installed by requesting the user’s terminal to an L’Ortec Medical server or to a third-party server.
3. What are cookies used for?

These files make it possible, in particular, to recognize the user’s terminal and to present the content in a relevant way, adapted to the user’s preferences.

Cookies provide users with a pleasant browsing experience and support L’Ortec Medical efforts to provide more tailored services such as: – Online Privacy Preferences, Shopping Cart or Relevant Advertising. They are also used in the preparation of aggregated anonymous statistics that help us understand how a user benefits from our web pages, allowing us to improve their structure and content without allowing the user to personally identify themselves.
4. What cookies do we use?

We use two types of cookies: per session and fixes. Session cookies are temporary files that remain in the user’s terminal until the end of the session or closing the application. Fixed cookies remain on the user’s terminal for a period of time determined by the cookie’s parameters or until they are manually deleted by the user.
5. How are cookies used by this site?

A visit to this site may place the following types of cookies:

    cookies strictly required for the operation of the site
    analysis cookies
    cookies for advertising

Similarly required cookies and / or technologies are essential to the proper functioning of the site, being set on your device when accessing the site or following site actions as appropriate. You can set your browser to block cookies, but in this case some sections of the site will not work properly. Other categories of cookies have the indicated role.
6. Do I have cookie or similar personal data?

Cookies or similar technologies in themselves do not require personal information to be used and, in many cases, do not personally identify internet users. However, there are situations when personal data can be collected by using cookies to facilitate certain user functionalities or to give the user an experience more suited to his or her preferences. Such data is encrypted in a way that makes unauthorized people access to them. What are the similar technologies?

There are other technologies that can be used for the same purposes as cookies.

L’Ortec Medical uses Local Storage as similar technology.

7. Block cookies

If you want to block cookies, some site functionality will be stopped, and this may cause some malfunctions or errors in the use of our site. For example, blocking cookies can prevent you from:

    buy online
    log in to your account

If you agree to these limitations and want to block cookies, follow the instructions below:
Most browsers are default set to accept cookies, but you can change the settings to block some or all cookies. Choose your browser from the list below to display the instructions you need to follow after opening the browser. The above links do not belong to L’Ortec Medical websites and L’Ortec Medical is not responsible for their content.
8. Managing your cookie preferences

In general, an application used to access web pages allows you to save cookies and / or similar technologies to the terminal by default. They are stored for the periods described in the table below. These settings can be changed in such a way that the automatic cookie administration is blocked by the web browser or the user is informed whenever cookies are sent to his or her terminal.

Detailed information about the possibilities and ways to manage cookies can be found in the application settings area (web browser). Limiting the use of cookies may affect certain features of the website.
9. Why are cookies and / or similar technologies important for the Internet?

Similar cookies and / or technologies are a central focus of the Internet’s efficient operation, helping to generate a friendly browsing experience and tailored to the preferences and interests of each user. Denying or disabling cookies can make some sites or parts of sites unusable. Disabling cookies does not mean that you will no longer receive online advertising – but that it will no longer be able to keep your preferences and interests highlighted by your browsing behavior.

Examples of important uses of cookies (which do not require authentication of a user through an account):

    Content and services tailored to user preferences – product categories and services.
    Offers tailored to the interests of users
    Retaining passwords
    Retain child copy filters for content on the Internet (family mode options, safe search functions).
    Limit ad serving frequency – limit the number of impressions of an ad for a particular user on a site.
    Providing relevant advertising for the user.
    Measuring, optimizing, and adapting analysis features – such as confirming a certain level of traffic on a website, what type of content is viewed, and how a user reaches a website (eg, search engines directly from other websites etc.). Websites conduct these analyzes of their use to improve their services for the benefit of users.

10. Security and confidentiality issues
In general, browsers have built in privacy settings that provide different levels of cookie acceptance, shelf life, and automatic deletion after the user has visited a particular site.

Other security issues related to cookies:

    Customize browser settings for cookies to reflect a comfortable level for your cookie security.
    If you are the only person using your computer, you can set long expiration dates if you want to store your browsing history and personal access data.
    If you share your computer access, you can consider the browser setting to delete individual browsing data each time you close your browser. This is a way to access sites that place cookies and delete any visitor information at the end of the browsing session.

11. Useful links and useful information

If you want to learn more about cookies and what they are used for, we recommend the following links:

    Microsoft Cookies guide
    All About Cookies