ISHA - The Hip Preservation Society Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers which may be stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer (or other electronic device) when you access a website.


In most cases we will need your consent in order to use cookies on this Website. The exception is where the cookie is essential for the operation of the Website.

There is a notice on our home page which allows you to accept those cookies that you are happy for us to use for the purposes described in this Website Cookie Policy.

How do we use cookies on our website?

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies on our website for our own internal purposes to track how visitors navigate through the Website, in order to enable us to evaluate and improve the Website and our online services.

We also use cookie technology to ensure that, where you have registered for any of our online services, we maintain your confidentiality and security as you move through secure, or password protected areas of the Website.

In addition, to evaluate the effectiveness of our advertisements and promotions on selected third party websites, we may (together with the third party agents who help manage our online advertising) use cookies to measure response rates to our advertisements and promotions, and to pre-fill online forms to enhance your experience of the Website.

We do not use cookies to track your use of the Internet after leaving the Website, nor will we pass on any cookie-derived information to third parties other than as set out in this Cookie Policy. We may collate the statistical data compiled in respect of use of the Website in order to facilitate evaluation and improvements.

Which cookies do we use on our website?

Some of the cookies we use are temporary and only remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the Website. Other cookies remain in the cookie file of your browser for a longer period of time.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you leave a comment on our website, you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

We work with third party suppliers who may also set cookies on our Website. These third party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our site. If you want further information, please go to the website for the relevant third party. You will also find additional information below:

What is the nature of the cookie-derived information we collect?

The information we obtain from our use of cookies will not contain your personal data, although we may obtain information about your computer, such as your browser and/or other internet log information. The information obtained by EventsAir may include personal data such as your name, email address and telephone number.

How to turn off cookies

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may lose some of the functionality of this Website.

Further information

For further information about cookies and how to disable them, please go to the Information Commissioner’s webpage on cookies:…

If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy, please contact the ISHA Executive Director, Data Protection Officer, c/o Warrender House, Haywood Road, DG10 9BU, United Kingdom.