UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES understands
that your privacy is very important to you. This Privacy Statement tells how
we use any information we gather through this website. As UNITED SURGICAL
INDUSTRIES maintains and operates this site, it reserves the right to change
the Privacy Statement at any time, for any reason without any prior
notification. We encourage you to carefully read look Privacy Statement each
time you visit the site, especially before providing any personally
If you are using this site, you must agree to the terms of this Privacy
Statement. This Privacy Statement is the complete agreement between you and
UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES with respect to your use of this site. You may be
subject to additional terms while you access particular services, materials
and/or certain areas of this site.
UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES classifies information received through this
website in two categories v.z. non-personal information and personal
WHAT IS NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Once you visit this website to read or download information, we may collect
information about you from your computer. This information may include:
Type of web browser software you use
Name of the domain from which you access the
Internet Internet address of the website from which you linked
directly to our site
Date and time you access our site
Pages you have visited on our site
If you only read or download information
on our site, we do not collect any personal information about you. We may
place a text file called a cookie in the browser files of your computer,
which may be stored in your computer's hard drive. The information that we
collect using cookies is non-personal information. You are always free to
decline our cookies, but in that case, some parts of our site may not work
properly. We do not allow third parties to place cookies on our site.
WHAT DOES UNITED DO WITH NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION?
There are no restrictions to the way UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES can use
non-personal information. We use non-personal information to help us make
our site more useful to visitors and for other business purposes. We may
prepare reports using non-personal information and share the same with
others. All information that is not personal deemed to be non-confidential.
UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose,
exhibit, display, transform, commercialize and distribute the feedback
without limitation. Further, UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES may not be
prohibited from using or applying the ideas, inventions, concepts or
techniques contained in such feedback or anything else sent to UNITED
WHAT IS PERSONAL INFORMATION?
In some places on this site, you may have the chance to send us information
about yourself through registration forms, surveys, e-mail forms etc. Once
you register with us, you may need to complete certain fields of which some
are mandatory and some are optional. If you choose to withhold personal data
requested by us, you may not gain access to certain parts of the site. The
personal information that we collect from you may include:
Other personal information
HOW DOES UNITED USE PERSONAL
UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES may use personal information to do the following
(though not limited):
Responding to your requests
Contacting you via e-mail, regular mail, telephone or otherwise
Providing you with information
Developing and improving products/services/content
Protecting someone's health, safety or welfare
Complying with a law or regulation, court order or other legal
By submitting personal information (such
as your name, address, e-mail or telephone number), you agree that we may
keep a record of it and may use it in accordance with the above.
SHARING PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH OTHERS
Except as otherwise written in this Privacy Statement, we will keep your
personal information private and will not share it with others, unless the
disclosure is necessary to:
Comply with a law or regulation, court order, subpoena or other
Protect our rights or property
Protect someone's health or safety
UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES may transfer
your personal information to companies and/or individuals under certain
circumstances like corporate sale, merger, acquisition or other similar
events. However, such companies and/or individuals may not use or share your
personal information with others without our prior permission.
UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES will not sell, exchange or publish your personal
information without your permission.
You agree that we may use your personal information to inform you about our
products and services.
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, defamatory,
pornographic material or any material that could be considered a criminal
offense or otherwise violate the law. We will fully cooperate with law
enforcement authorities or court to disclose the identity of anyone posting
any such materials.
WHAT ABOUT PRIVACY ON OTHER SITES?
This site may contain links to other websites not operated by UNITED
SURGICAL INDUSTRIES. Though provided for your convenience, yet we do not
review, control or monitor the privacy practices of third party websites.
UNITED SURGICAL INDUSTRIES is not responsible for the performance of these
sites. The use of other websites is subject to the terms and conditions of