We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. This privacy policy is for www.vaculug.com, which is owned by Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres Limited. This policy outlines the way we process the information of our visitors and details areas where your privacy is concerned. Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres Limited treats user privacy respectfully and encourages you to inform us of any concerns you may have regarding your data by writing to us at info@vaculug.com.

Use of Cookies

Our website uses cookies to improve and enhance our user’s experience. Cookies are small files saved on the user’s computer to track and save information about what the user has done on the site. Cookies can be blocked using the controls on your web browser.

Measuring Website Usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use our website. We do this to help make sure our site is meeting the needs of our users and to help us make improvements, such as improving site search.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on www.vaculug.com
  • how long you spend on each www.vaculug.com page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Universal Analytics

Name Purpose Expires
_ga This helps us count how many people visit www.vaculug.com by tracking if you’ve visited before 2 years
_gat Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made 10 minutes
_utma Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to www.vaculug.com or to a certain page 2 years
_utmb This works with _utmb to calculate the average length of time you spend on www.vaculug.com 30 minutes
_utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser When you close your browser
_utmz This tells us how you reached www.vaculug.com (e.g. from another website or search engine) 6 months

 

YouTube Videos

We use YouTube to provide videos on some pages of our website. YouTube sets cookies when you visit one of these pages.

Name Purpose Expires
_use_hitbox This is a randomly generated number that identifies your browser When you close your browser
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Lets YouTube count the views of embedded YouTube videos 9 months

 

VMS Inspector and VMS Log-In

Only authorised users are permitted to log in to our VMS portal.

Links to Other Websites

We may include links to other websites of interest on www.vaculug.com. Please be aware that once you have used these links to go to an external website and leave our website, we are no longer responsible for the privacy and protection of your information and you should refer to such site’s privacy policies whilst using them.

Further Information

For further information on data protection, please follow the link below:

https://www.gov.uk/data-protection/the-data-protection-act