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SGS Inspire Cookie Policy

Cookies and why we use them
A cookie is a small file, which contains a piece of text which identifies you on our web site. It is very common for websites to use cookies.
A cookie file can contain information, such as a user ID which the website uses to track the pages you have visited. You can refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser. However, full functionality for the website requires the use of cookies.
SGS Inspire uses a cookie to track user traffic patterns and to better serve you when you revisit the website. We collect information for statistical and maintenance purposes that enables us to continually evaluate and improve website performance.

Third-Party Web Tracking
We use third-party web tracking from Google to help analyse where visitors go and what they do while visiting our website.
Use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA („Google“). On this website the function "anonymizeIp" is implemented to the Google Analytics code which enables to only collect anonymized IP addresses (IP-masking). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will – depending on the work processes of Google – be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of SGS Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for SGS and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to SGS. SGS uses Google Analytics in order to optimize the content offered on this website for existing and potential customers and to continuously improve the offer and presentation of the services of SGS on this website. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is § 15 para. 3 TMG or Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f EU GDPR. Sessions and campaigns will be stopped after a certain amount of time. By default, sessions will end after 30 minutes of no activity and campaigns after six months. Campaign timeout can be a maximum of two years. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics
The opt-out cookie is valid only in this browser and on our website and is stored on your device. If you delete the cookies in this browser, you must set the opt-out cookie again.
You can find Google Analytics Terms of Service & Privacy here:

Use of Information
SAI Global is committed to your privacy and security. We will not collect any personal information about you except when you knowingly provide it.
When reviewing website performance, we only use aggregate information, without looking at an individual’s personal details, so individual customers are never identified. Our customers’ trust is one of our most important assets, so we will never break this trust by selling or licensing any information about you to a third party.