Cookies policy

Cookies policy

This management of cookies is related to the Web site (hereinafter “Web site”) managed and operated by the Vespa Club San Quirico d’Orcia (hereinafter “Vespa Club”), with headquarters in Via della Piazzola 14, San Quirico d’Orcia, 53027 Italy.

Cookies are small text files sent to the user by the Web site visited. They are stored on the mass memory of the computer, thus allowing the Web site to recognize users and store certain information about them, in order to allow or improve the service offered.

There are different types of cookies. Some are necessary to browse the Web site, others have different purposes such as ensuring internal security, administering the system, performing statistical analysis, understanding which sections of the Web site are of most interest to users or offer a personalized visit to the Web site.

The Web site uses technical and non-profiling cookies. The above refers to both the user’s computer and any other device that the user may use to connect to the Web site.

Technical cookies

Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide that service.

They are not used for further purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner or operator of the Web site.

They can be divided into navigation or session cookies, which ensure normal navigation and use of the Web site (allowing, for example, to authenticate to access restricted areas); analytics cookies, similar to technical cookies when used directly by the operator of the site to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site itself; functionality cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria (for example, language, the selection of any functions) in order to improve the service provided to the same.

Disabling cookies may limit your ability to use the Web site and prevent you from fully benefiting from the features and services on the Web site. In order to decide which cookies to accept and which to refuse, a description of the cookies used on the Web site is shown below.

Types of cookies used

First party cookies: these are cookies that belong to the Web site of the publisher that created them and are set by the Web site visited by the user, whose address appears in the URL window. The use of these cookies allows us to operate the site efficiently and to track patterns of behavior of visitors.

Third party cookies: these are third party cookies set by a different domain from the one visited by the user. If a user visits a different site and a different company sends the information by using that site, there are third party cookies.

Session cookies: these are cookies stored temporarily and are deleted when the user closes the browser. If the user registers on the Web site, he/she can use cookies that collect personal data in order to identify the user during subsequent visits and to facilitate access – login to the Web site (for example by retaining the user’s username and password) and navigation on the same. Vespa Club also uses cookies for system administration purposes. The Web site may contain links to other sites. The Vespa Club has no access to or control over cookies, Web bacons and other tracking technologies used on third party sites that the user can access from the Web site, availability, any content and material that is published or obtained through such sites and the related methods of processing personal data; the Vespa Club in this regard, expressly disclaims any liability. User should check the privacy policy of third party sites accessed from the Web site to know the conditions applicable to the processing of personal data since the Privacy Policy of Vespa Club applies only to the Web site as defined above.

Persistent cookies: these are cookies stored on the users’ device between browser sessions, allowing them to remember the user’s preferences or actions on a site. They can be used for different purposes, for example to remember preferences and choices when using the Web site.

Essential cookies: these are cookies that are strictly necessary for the operation of the Web site. Without the use of these cookies some parts of the Web site would not work. They include, for example, cookies that allow you to access protected areas of the Web site. These cookies do not collect information for marketing purposes and cannot be deactivated.

Functional cookies: these are cookies that are used to recognize a user who returns to the Web site. They allow you to customize the content and remember your preferences (for example, the language you select or the region). These cookies do not collect information that can identify you. All information collected is anonymous.

Social networking sharing cookies: these are cookies that make it easier to share site content through social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, etc.. To view their privacy and cookie policies you can visit the Web sites of social networks.

Specifically, the following is a list of the main cookies used on the site and their descriptions and functionality, including their duration.

How to change your cookie settings

Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can normally change your settings to disable this feature. You can block all types of cookies, or accept to receive only some and disable others. The “Options” or “Preferences” section of the browser menu allows you to avoid receiving cookies and other user tracking technologies and how to get your browser to notify you of the activation of these technologies. Alternatively, you can also consult the “Help” section of the toolbar in most browsers.

You can also select your browser from the list below and follow the instructions:

Note: please note that disabling navigation or functional cookies may cause the Web site to malfunction and/or limit the service offered by Vespa Club.

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