Cookie Policy

Sam’s Business Bus respects the privacy of all visitors to our website. This Cookie Policy outlines our policy concerning the use of cookies and similar technologies (“cookies”) on sambusinessbus.ie (collectively our “website”).  

We may update our Cookie Policy from time to time to reflect any changes in technology or legislation which may affect the way in which cookies are used by us and how you, as a user, can manage them. You can opt out at any time in the ways outlined below. 

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data in the form of a text file that may be stored on your computer or mobile device having visited a website. It allows a website “remember” your actions or preferences over a length of time and helps us improve your experience each time you visit.

If you would like to find out more in-depth information about cookies, please click here.

How do I manage or refuse cookies?

If you do not want to accept a cookie you can use your in-built browser or device settings to deny or accept individual or all cookies. The procedure varies depending on browser or device so please visit your browser, device’s settings, or help section for more details.  

Please be aware that some functionality on our website requires the use of cookies, and as such, disabling these may result in a deterioration of service.

How Cookies are used on this website

We use cookies to improve the performance of our website and to gain information on where our visitors are based geographically. Unless you adjust your browser settings to refuse cookies, we (and these third parties) will issue cookies when you interact with us. These may be ‘session’ cookies, meaning they delete themselves when you leave our website, or ‘persistent’ cookies which do not delete themselves and help us recognise you when you return so we can provide a tailored service.

Below is a list of cookies that we use. We have tried to ensure this is complete and up to date, but if you think that we have missed a cookie or there is any discrepancy, please let us know.

Strictly Necessary

Host

.samsbusinessbus.ie

Name

CookieConsent

Description

Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain

Statistics

Host

.samsbusinessbus.ie

Name

Matomo.php

Description

Collects data on the user’s navigation and behaviour on the website. This is used to compile statistical reports and heatmaps for the website owner.

Host

.samsbusinessbus.ie

Name

_pk_id#

Description

Collects statistics on the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read. This cookie expires after 1 year

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What Personal Data is collected by using this website?

This website will collect the IP address of visitors. While Sam’s Business Bus cannot identify an individual by an IP address (an identifier number assigned to each computer and other device) that same information may be passed on to the competent Authority so they make take the necessary steps to obtain information from the relevant ISP to identify an individual if they consider initiating criminal prosecutions as a result of a cyber-attack against this site.

Your consent to Cookies

By using this site, you agree that we can store and access the above cookies on your device.  Your browser may allow you to set how it handles cookies, such as declining all cookies or prompting you on whether to accept each cookie. But please note that some parts of the site may not work as intended or may not work at all without cookies.

Changes to this Cookie Policy

Sam’s Business Bus Privacy Policy is subject to review and change on an ongoing basis. These changes will be communicated by Sam’s Business Bus website. Acceptance of the policy will be constituted by continued use of the website and/or services after the changes have been made.  However, if we plan to materially change how we plan to use previously collected personal information, we will provide you with advance notice prior to the change becoming effective and an opportunity to opt-out of such differing uses.