Cookie policy

This Policy explains how we, the Royal College of Anaesthetists use cookies and similar technologies whenever you use our website

We are committed to protecting the personal information collected when you use our websites. 

Your consent

By continuing to use our website or setting your preferences in our cookie pop up banner, you are agreeing to us placing cookies on your computer in order to analyse the way you use our website. The various types of cookies we use are explained in the table below.

Please read this policy carefully for details about the information we collect when you use this site. If you do not wish to accept cookies in connection with your use of this website, you can adjust your cookie preferences in our cookie pop up window.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings to cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon as you visit our website.

First and third-party cookies

Whether a cookie is 'first' or 'third' party refers to the domain placing the cookie. First-party cookies are those set by a website that is being visited by the user at the time

Third-party cookies are cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the website being visited by a user (e.g. cookies placed by google analytics). If a user visits our Website and another entity sets a cookie through that website, this would be a third-party cookie.

This website only uses third party cookies from Google analytics and data is captured anonymously. You can opt out of this cookie using our cookie pop up banner.

We can legally store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.