This Policy was last updated on 1 May 2018.

Use of cookies

A cookie is a piece of data (alphanumeric identifiers), which can be stored on the hard drive of your computer through your Web browser (if you accept cookies). ICON uses cookies to assist in the collection of site usage statistics as described herein, and to allow site visitors to personalize their experience by accessing information relevant to their area of interest.

Usage of a cookie is not linked to any personal information while on www.iconplc.com.

We receive IP addresses in the normal course of the operation of www.iconplc.com. An IP address is a number assigned to you by your Internet service provider so you may access the Internet. Although we do receive IP addresses, we do not use them to identify you personally or disclose them to others.

Follow the link below for Google’s Privacy Policy http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

Cookie Name Purpose Expires
__utma This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our site. 2 years
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__utmc
These cookies records information about how the page was reached (for example via a search engine result or a direct link). __utmb 30 minutes, __utmc when you close the browser.
RoxenUserID Manage users logging into ICON CMS and remembering your preference when you return to the site 24 Hours
BIGipServerDub-IconWeb Used only to keep your site accesses on the same server in our cluster for the duration of your visit. This is a technical requirement relating to how our sites are constructed and is normal for many sites across the Internet. When you close browser
sifrFetch Used to check browser support for a web technology that improves the presentation of our website When you close browser
piAId Anonymous cookies to record non-personal information such as website activity, date and time of visit, and domain type. We may use this information for retargeting purposes 10 years
OAM_Authn This cookie represents the User’s session in the authentication system. Content of the cookie is encrypted. This cookie is use to provide single- sign-on feature. 8 hours if session is active 15 minutes if session is not active Cookie expires if browser is closed.

To block cookies

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Notification of changes

As www.iconplc.com and ICON evolve and as privacy laws and regulations change, it may be necessary to revise or update our Cookie Policy. When we do we will also revise the 'last updated' date at the top of the Cookie Policy. For more information on ICON’s privacy measures, please visit the privacy link at the bottom of the iconplc.com website.

Contact information

Questions or comments related to this policy should be submitted to the ICON Global Data Protection Officer as follows: Global Data Protection Officer, ICON plc, South County Business Park, Leopardstown, Dublin 18, Ireland and Data_Privacy_Officer@iconplc.com.