The Rehab Group is committed to protecting the privacy of users of this website. We are aware that as a user of this website you care about the security and privacy of your information.
We will take all reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of information you give us. Agents or contractors of the Rehab Group who have access to information you submit through the website in the course of providing services to us are required to keep that information confidential and are not permitted to use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services that they are performing for the Rehab Group. No information provided through the site in any area will be divulged to any other third party, unless we receive your prior authorisation and/or we are required to do so by law.
If you have provided personal information to us and would like copies of that information, or you would like us to correct any factual inaccuracies in that information, or if you would like that information deleted from our records, then please contact the Rehab Group Communications and Public Affairs Team. We will use reasonable efforts to supply, correct or delete information about you on our files. We are entitled to charge you a fee for supplying you with copies of information that we hold.
The Rehab Group takes appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorised access to or unauthorised alteration, disclosure or destruction of data on the website.
Technical details in connection with visits to this website are logged by our internet service provider for statistical purposes. No information is collected that could be used by us to identify individual website visitors. The technical details logged are confined to the following items:
The Rehab Group website contains links to other sites not controlled or operated by the Rehab Group. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of these external websites.
(using a 'session cookie') or for repeat visits (using a 'persistent cookie').
Cookies may be set by the website you are visiting ('first party cookies') or they may be set by other websites who run content on the page you are viewing ('third party cookies').
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer, or mobile, device by a website's server and only that server will be able to retrieve, or
read, the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will usually contain some anonymous information such as a unique
identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers.
First party cookies
First party cookies are set by the website you are visiting.
Third party cookies
Third party cookies are set by a different organisation to the owner of the website you are visiting. For example, the website might use a third party analytics company who will set a cookie to perform this service. The website you are visiting may also contain content embedded from services such as YouTube or Flickr, and these services may set their own cookies.
A website may use a third party advertising network to deliver targeted advertising on their website, these may also have the capability to track your browsing across different sites. This website does not use this type of cookie.
Session cookies are stored temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from the user's device when the browser is closed.
This type of cookie is saved on your computer for a fixed period and is not deleted when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies are used when we need to manage return visits to the site. For example, we use this type of cookie to know how many repeat visits the site receives compared with new visits.
Many websites use Adobe Flash Player to deliver video and game content to their users. Adobe utilise their own cookies, which are not manageable through your browser settings but are used by the Flash Player for similar purposes, such as storing your preferences or tracking users.
Flash cookies work in a different way to web browser cookies rather than having individual cookies for particular jobs, a website is restricted to storing all data in one cookie. You can control how much data can be stored in that cookie but you cannot choose the type of information stored.
Web browser cookies
Some people find the idea of a website storing information on their computer or mobile device a bit intrusive, particularly if this information is stored and used by a third party without their knowledge. Although this is generally quite harmless, you may not, for example, want to see advertising targeted to your interests. It is possible to block some or all cookies, or even to delete cookies that have already been set; but you need to be aware that you might lose some of the functionality of the website by doing so.
If you wish to restrict or block the web browser cookies set on your device, you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser explains how to change these settings. You can also visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to manage cookies on a wide variety of desktop browsers.
Adobe Flash Player Cookies
Adobe Flash Player, which is used to provide services such as videos or web-based games, is also capable of storing information on your device. However, these cookies cannot be controlled through your web browser. If you wish to restrict or block flash cookies, then you must do this on the Adobe website. Please be aware that restricting the use of flash cookies may affect the features available to you.
The following are examples of the types of cookies used on www.rehab.ie.
We use a combination of session and persistent cookies to display the website and provide interactive tools.
Third party cookies
To enhance the user experience, we sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube. Pages with this embedded content may present cookies from their websites.