Our Cookie Policy

We use cookies to make Ottobock’s sites easier to use and to better tailor the pages and our products to your interests and needs. Cookies can also help speed up your activities and experiences on our pages. We also use cookies to compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that enable us to understand how users navigate our sites and help us improve the structure and content of our pages. We cannot personally identify you through this information. There are settings that allow you not to accept or use cookies. If you choose not to accept or to delete cookies, this may result in some features on our webpages not working.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files or pieces of information that can be stored on your computer or other device with Internet connectivity (e.g. smartphone or tablet) when you visit Ottobock’s sites. A cookie typically contains the name of the webpage from which the cookie originated, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e. how long the cookie is retained on your device) and a value, which is usually a randomly generated unique number.

How do I manage cookies?

Most browsers are preset to automatically accept cookies. You can change the settings so that cookies are blocked or to receive notifications if cookies are sent to your device. There are several ways of customising your cookie settings. Information and help to change settings can be found in each browser.

If you use different devices to view and visit Ottobock sites (such as your computer, smartphone or tablet), you need to make sure that the browser on each device is set to your preferences regarding cookies.

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