Fundación MAPFRE Cookies Policy

Fundación MAPFRE uses cookies in order to offer you a better browsing experience adjusted to your needs, and to protect and improve the website. Please read this Cookies Policy carefully so that you understand the responsible use that Fundación MAPFRE makes of cookies and the options you have to set your web browser and manage cookies.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files generated in the user’s computer that give us information on how often you visit the site, the most frequently-selected content, the security features that may be involved in controlling access to restricted areas, and the display of advertising according to criteria previously established by Fundación MAPFRE which are enabled by cookies delivered by Fundación MAPFRE or by third parties that provide these service on Fundación MAPFRE’s behalf.

In general the following types of cookies are used:

  • According to expiry:
    • Session: They expire at the end of the session
    • Persistent: They do not expire at the end of the session.
  • According to source:
    • Source: Enabled by the website being browsed.
    • Third party: From other websites.
  • According to their purpose:
    • Technical: allow the browsing and use of different services.
    • Personalized: allow access to services with previously defined characteristics.
    • Analysis: allow the monitoring and analysis of user behavior.
    • Advertising: allow the management of advertising spaces.
    • Behavioral advertising: allow the management of advertising spaces. They also store information about user behavior.

What kind of cookies do we use, and for what purposes?

On this website, the following types of cookies are used, for the following purposes:

  1. Analytical cookies: These cookies are used to compile statistics about the user’s activity. Among other things, they analyze the number of users who visit the website, the number of pages visited, the activities of users on the website, and how frequently they use it.
    The information collected is always anonymous, so it is impossible to establish a link between this information and the physical individual in question.
    Further information: https://cookiepedia.co.uk/giving-consent-to-cookies
  2. Authentication cookies: Authentication cookies are used to maintain the user session during each visit, most notably in the private sections of the website that require a username and password for access.
    Further information: https://cookiepedia.co.uk/giving-consent-to-cookies
  3. Cookies used by social networks: These cookies allows users to share content of interest with their social media contacts by means of the relevant plug-in inserted on the website.
    Plug-ins store and access the cookies on the user’s computer and allow the social network to identify its users when they interact with the plug-ins.
    Further information: https://cookiepedia.co.uk/giving-consent-to-cookies
  4. Cookies used by external content add-ons: These cookies are necessary for the provision of a particular service and are stored by third parties.
    This category of cookies includes multimedia player cookies, which are used to store technical data in order to play video or audio content, such as image quality, loading parameters, etc.
    Further information: https://cookiepedia.co.uk/giving-consent-to-cookies
  5. Third-party cookies for customizing advertising spaces: These cookies are used to manage the advertising space that users view when accessing the website and are stored by third parties.
    Further information: https://cookiepedia.co.uk/giving-consent-to-cookies

Who has access to the information stored in the cookies?

The information stored in cookies is used exclusively by Fundación MAPFRE.

Can cookies be disabled?

Apart from analytical cookies, the use of cookies affects the privacy of users since, in general, their content can be associated with the IP address from which the user connects and with other personal details of the user, such as those supplied voluntarily.

We respect your privacy, so you can choose not to allow the installation of certain types of cookies easily at any time by clicking on the “Configure cookies” tab at the end of our website.

Nevertheless, if users wish to subsequently delete the cookies that have been stored on their computer which necessarily required their consent, they may do so by using the tools in their web browser provided for that purpose. Depending on your web browser, the procedure for disabling cookies is detailed in the following links:

If users do not accept cookies, or if they subsequently reject them, the website may not operate properly.

Changes and updates to the Cookies Policy

Fundación MAPFRE may modify this Cookies Policy according to legislative and regulatory requirements, or in order to adapt this Policy to the instructions and recommendations issued by regulators. We therefore recommend that you review the Cookies Policy on a regular basis.