What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files (up to 4KB) created by a website that are downloaded to your device either temporarily for that session only, or for a longer period of time on the hard disk (persistent cookie). Cookies provide a way for the website to recognise you and keep track of your preferences.
Cookies are used by our website to provide necessary site functionality, for example tracking whether a user has previously accepted the cookie banner in order to either hide or reveal this upon their next visit. Through anonymised statistical analytics they also help us to identify website usability improvements and better understand our visitors and their browsing behaviour on our website.
Set out below is more information on the specific cookies we use, including their purpose.
|Cookie||Description||Type and expiry|
|_ga||Google Analytics Tracking Code that registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the web site||Persistent – deleted automatically after 2 years if you no longer visit miller-insurance.com|
|_gat||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate||Session – deleted upon closing the browser|
|_gid||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Used by Google Analytics||Session – deleted upon closing the browser|
How to control cookies
You can amend your browser settings to block some or all cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your preferred web browser. For your ease of reference we have provided the links below which provide instructions on how to remove and delete cookies for some of the more common web browsers.
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Mobile phone users may have to refer to their handset manual for details on how to block cookies using their mobile browser.
Please be aware that if you block cookies from the website, some of the website's functions may not perform as intended.