Cookie Policy of Corona Test Centre

Cookies and other Identifiers consist of portions of code placed on the User’s device that assist the Owner in providing the Service according to the purposes described.

Some of the purposes for which Identifiers are used may also require the User's consent. Whenever consent is given, it can be freely withdrawn at any time following the instructions provided in this document.

Activities Strictly Necessary for the Operation of Corona Test Centre and Delivery of the Service

Corona Test Centre uses Cookies or other Identifiers to carry out activities that are strictly necessary for the operation or delivery of the Service and, therefore, do not require Users to consent. Users can disable such Identifiers by modifying their browser or device settings as described in more detail within this document, but this may affect core operational functions or result in the unavailability of the Service.

  • Traffic optimization and distribution
  • This type of service allows Corona Test Centre to distribute their content using servers located across different countries and to optimize their performance.
    Which Personal Data are processed depends on the characteristics and the way these services are implemented. Their function is to filter communications between Corona Test Centre and the User's browser.
    Considering the widespread distribution of this system, it is difficult to determine the locations to which the contents that may contain Personal Information of the User are transferred.
  • Cloudflare (Cloudflare Inc.)
  • Cloudflare is a traffic optimization and distribution service provided by Cloudflare Inc.
    The way Cloudflare is integrated means that it filters all the traffic through Corona Test Centre, i.e., communication between Corona Test Centre and the User's browser, while also allowing analytical data from Corona Test Centre to be collected.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.
  • Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy.

Other Activities

Basic Interactions & Functionalities

Corona Test Centre uses Cookies or other Identifiers to enable basic interactions and functionalities, allowing Users to access selected features of the Service and facilitating the User's communication with the Owner.

  • Registration and authentication
  • By registering or authenticating, Users allow Corona Test Centre to identify them and give them access to dedicated services.
    Depending on what is described below, third parties may provide registration and authentication services. In this case, Corona Test Centre will be able to access some Data, stored by these third-party services, for registration or identification purposes.
    Some of the services listed below may also collect Personal Data for targeting and profiling purposes; to find out more, please refer to the description of each service.

Measurement

Corona Test Centre uses Cookies or other Identifiers to measure traffic and analyze User behavior with the goal of improving the Service.

  • Analytics
  • The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.
  • Google Analytics (Google Ireland Limited)
  • Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Ireland Limited (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of Corona Test Centre, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.
    Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy PolicyOpt Out. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Google Ads conversion tracking (Google Ireland Limited)
  • Google Ads conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Google Ireland Limited that connects data from the Google Ads advertising network with actions performed on Corona Test Centre.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy Policy. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Content performance and features testing (A/B testing)
  • The services contained in this section allow the Owner to track and analyze the User response concerning web traffic or behavior regarding changes to the structure, text or any other component of Corona Test Centre.
  • Google Optimize (Google Ireland Limited)
  • Google Optimize is an A/B testing service provided by Google Ireland Limited ("Google").
  • Google may use Personal Data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy Policy. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Heat mapping and session recording
  • Heat mapping services are used to display the areas of a page where Users most frequently move the mouse or click. This shows where the points of interest are. These services make it possible to monitor and analyze web traffic and keep track of User behavior.
    Some of these services may record sessions and make them available for later visual playback.
  • Hotjar Heat Maps & Recordings (Hotjar Ltd.)
  • Hotjar is a session recording and heat mapping service provided by Hotjar Ltd.
    Hotjar honors generic „Do Not Track” headers. This means the browser can tell its script not to collect any of the User's data. This is a setting that is available in all major browsers. Find Hotjar’s opt-out information here.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies, Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.
  • Place of processing: Malta – Privacy PolicyOpt Out.

Targeting & Advertising

Corona Test Centre uses Cookies or other Identifiers to deliver personalized marketing content based on User behavior and to operate, serve and track ads.

  • Advertising
  • This type of service allows User Data to be utilized for advertising communication purposes. These communications are displayed in the form of banners and other advertisements on Corona Test Centre, possibly based on User interests.
    This does not mean that all Personal Data are used for this purpose. Information and conditions of use are shown below.
    Some of the services listed below may use Cookies or other Identifiers to identify Users or they may use the behavioral retargeting technique, i.e. displaying ads tailored to the User’s interests and behavior, including those detected outside Corona Test Centre. For more information, please check the privacy policies of the relevant services.
    In addition to any opt-out feature offered by any of the services below, Users may opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
  • Users may also opt-out of certain advertising features through applicable device settings, such as the device advertising settings for mobile phones or ads settings in general.
  • Facebook Audience Network (Facebook, Inc.)
  • Facebook Audience Network is an advertising service provided by Facebook, Inc. In order to understand Facebook's use of Data, consult Facebook's data policy.
  • Corona Test Centre may use identifiers for mobile devices (including Android Advertising ID or Advertising Identifier for iOS, respectively) and technologies similar to cookies to run the Facebook Audience Network service. One of the ways Audience Network shows ads is by using the User's ad preferences. The User can control this in the Facebook ad settings.
  • Users may opt-out of certain Audience Network targeting through applicable device settings, such as the device advertising settings for mobile phones or by following the instructions in other Audience Network related sections of this privacy policy, if available.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies, unique device identifiers for advertising (Google Advertiser ID or IDFA, for example) and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: United States – Privacy PolicyOpt Out. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Facebook Lookalike Audience (Facebook, Inc.)
  • Facebook Lookalike Audience is an advertising and behavioral targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc. that uses Data collected through Facebook Custom Audience in order to display ads to Users with similar behavior to Users who are already in a Custom Audience list on the base of their past use of Corona Test Centre or engagement with relevant content across the Facebook apps and services.
    On the base of these Data, personalized ads will be shown to Users suggested by Facebook Lookalike Audience.
  • Users can opt out of Facebook's use of cookies for ads personalization by visiting this opt-out page.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: United States – Privacy PolicyOpt Out. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Google Ads Similar audiences (Google Ireland Limited)
  • Similar audiences is an advertising and behavioral targeting service provided by Google Ireland Limited that uses Data from Google Ads Remarketing in order to display ads to Users with similar behavior to Users who are already on the remarketing list due to their past use of Corona Test Centre.
    On the basis of this Data, personalized ads will be shown to Users suggested by Google Ads Similar audiences.
  • Users who don't want to be included in Similar audiences can opt out and disable the use of advertising cookies by going to: Google Ad Settings.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy PolicyOpt Out. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Google Ad Manager (Google Ireland Limited)
  • Google Ad Manager is an advertising service provided by Google Ireland Limited that allows the Owner to run advertising campaigns in conjunction with external advertising networks that the Owner, unless otherwise specified in this document, has no direct relationship with. In order to opt out from being tracked by various advertising networks, Users may make use of Youronlinechoices. In order to understand Google's use of data, consult Google's partner policy.
    This service uses the “DoubleClick” Cookie, which tracks use of Corona Test Centre and User behavior concerning ads, products and services offered.  
  • Users may decide to disable all the DoubleClick Cookies by going to: Google Ad Settings.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy Policy. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Commercial affiliation
  • This type of service allows Corona Test Centre to display advertisements for third-party products or services. Ads can be displayed either as advertising links or as banners using various kinds of graphics.
    Clicks on the icon or banner posted on the Application are tracked by the third-party services listed below, and are shared with Corona Test Centre.
    For details of which data are collected, please refer to the privacy policy of each service.
  • ReferralCandy (Anafore Pte. Ltd.)
  • ReferralCandy is a commercial affiliation service provided by Anafore Pte. Ltd.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies, email address, first name, last name and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Singapore – Privacy Policy.
  • Remarketing and behavioral targeting
  • This type of service allows Corona Test Centre and its partners to inform, optimize and serve advertising based on past use of Corona Test Centre by the User.
    This activity is facilitated by tracking Usage Data and by using Cookies and other Identifiers to collect information which is then transferred to the partners that manage the remarketing and behavioral targeting activity.
    Some services offer a remarketing option based on email address lists.
    In addition to any opt-out feature provided by any of the services below, Users may opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
  • Users may also opt-out of certain advertising features through applicable device settings, such as the device advertising settings for mobile phones or ads settings in general.
  • Facebook Custom Audience (Facebook, Inc.)
  • Facebook Custom Audience is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects the activity of Corona Test Centre with the Facebook advertising network.
  • Users can opt out of Facebook's use of cookies for ads personalization by visiting this opt-out page.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and email address.
  • Place of processing: United States – Privacy PolicyOpt Out. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Facebook Remarketing (Facebook, Inc.)
  • Facebook Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects the activity of Corona Test Centre with the Facebook advertising network.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: United States – Privacy PolicyOpt Out. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Google Ads Remarketing (Google Ireland Limited)
  • Google Ads Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Google Ireland Limited that connects the activity of Corona Test Centre with the Google Ads advertising network and the DoubleClick Cookie.
  • Users can opt out of Google's use of cookies for ads personalization by visiting Google's Ads Settings.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy PolicyOpt Out. Privacy Shield participant.
  • Google Signals (Google Ireland Limited)
  • Corona Test Centre uses Google Signals, a feature of Google Analytics, which will associate the visitation information that it collects from Corona Test Centre with Google information from accounts of signed-in Google-account users who have consented to this association for the purpose of ads personalization. This Google information may include User location, search history, YouTube history and Data from sites that partner with Google – and is used to provide aggregated and anonymized insights into Users' cross device behaviors.
  • If a User falls under the described association, they may access and/or delete such Data via My Activity provided by Google.
  • Personal Data processed: Cookies and Usage Data.
  • Place of processing: Ireland – Privacy PolicyOpt Out.

How to Provide or Withdraw Consent

Users can provide or withdraw consent to the use of Cookies and other Identifiers by setting their preferences within the cookie notice or by updating such preferences via the relevant consent-preferences widget accordingly, if available.

Additionally, Users can manage preferences regarding Identifiers directly from within their own device settings and prevent – for example – the storing of third-party Identifiers. It is also possible, via relevant browser or device features, to delete previously stored Identifiers, including those used to remember the User’s initial consent. Users can, for example, find information about how to manage Identifiers in the most commonly used browsers at the following addresses: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Microsoft Internet Explorer.

With regard to any Identifiers stored by third parties, Users can manage their preferences and withdraw their consent by clicking the related opt-out link (where provided), by using the means indicated in the third party's privacy policy, or by contacting the third party.

Notwithstanding the above, Users are hereby informed that they may follow the instructions provided by YourOnlineChoices (EU), the Network Advertising Initiative (US) and the Digital Advertising Alliance (US), DAAC (Canada), DDAI (Japan) or other similar services. Such initiatives allow Users to select their tracking preferences for most of the advertising tools. The Owner thus recommends that Users make use of these resources in addition to the information provided in this document.

Owner and Data Controller

XMedical Ltd, Westfield, St. Margarets Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 2AW

Owner contact email: edward@x-medical.co.uk

Since the storing of third-party Cookies and other Identifiers through the services used within Corona Test Centre cannot be technically controlled by the Owner, any specific references to Identifiers stored by third parties are to be considered indicative. In order to obtain complete information, the User is kindly requested to consult the privacy policies of the respective third-party services listed in this document.

Given the objective complexity surrounding technologies related to Cookies and other Identifiers, Users are encouraged to contact the Owner should they wish to receive any further information on the use of such Identifiers by Corona Test Centre.

Definitions and Legal References

Personal Data (or Data)

Any information that directly, indirectly, or in connection with other information — including a personal identification number — allows for the identification or identifiability of a natural person.

Usage Data

Information collected automatically through Corona Test Centre (or third-party services employed in Corona Test Centre), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use Corona Test Centre, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server's answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User's IT environment.

User

The individual using Corona Test Centre who, unless otherwise specified, coincides with the Data Subject.

Data Subject

The natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.

Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)

The natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes Personal Data on behalf of the Controller, as described in this privacy policy.

Data Controller (or Owner)

The natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of Personal Data, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of Corona Test Centre. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of Corona Test Centre.

Corona Test Centre (or this Application)

The means by which the Personal Data of the User is collected and processed.

Service

The service provided by Corona Test Centre as described in the relative terms (if available) and on this site/application.

European Union (or EU)

Unless otherwise specified, all references made within this document to the European Union include all current member states to the European Union and the European Economic Area.

Cookie

Cookies are Identifiers consisting of small sets of data stored in the User's browser.

Identifier

Any technology - including Cookies - that allows for the storing of information, or the accessing of already-stored information, on the User’s device.

Legal Information

This privacy statement has been prepared based on provisions of multiple legislations, including Art. 13/14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation).

This privacy policy relates solely to Corona Test Centre, if not stated otherwise within this document.