Web Policy

Disclaimer

This is a general disclaimer in relation to Getinge website www.getinge.com. Please note that there may be additional disclaimers and notices on the individual websites of companies within Getinge.

The information published on this website is provided by Getinge AB and its affiliates (“Getinge”) for information purposes only and shall not be construed as the giving of advice or making of any recommendation, and this website should not be relied upon as the basis for any decision or action. The contents may not be comprehensive or updated. All information is provided in good faith but WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, and any use of information or material contained on this website is at the users’ sole risk.

Nothing on this website shall be deemed to constitute an invitation to invest or otherwise deal in securities in Getinge. Actual results and developments may be materially different from any forward-looking statements expressed on this website (see below). Past performance of the price of securities must not be relied on as a guide to their future performance.

Getinge does not warrant that access to this website will be available at all times, nor that this website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.

By using this website you agree to the terms and conditions set out herein. Thus, you should carefully read this Web Policy in its entirety before starting to use the website and periodically thereafter, as Getinge may make changes and updates hereof.

Forward-Looking Statements

This website may include certain forward-looking statements about future operations, performance or market conditions. Such forward-looking statements have been based on our views and expectations about future events only at the time the statements were made. There can be no assurance that such expectations will materialize. Since forward-looking statements involve assumptions and estimations that are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties, the outcome may differ materially from what is set out in the statements. We undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law or stock exchange regulation. 

Copyright and Trademarks

Except where stated, the contents of this website are the copyright, related right or other intellectual property right of Getinge. This includes the trademark “Getinge” and other logos and trademarks which might appear on this website. Getinge’s logos, trademarks, copyright protected works and related rights may not be used or reproduced without our prior written consent. All Rights Reserved.

If you send any information or material to us through this website, please note that Getinge may use such information and material on world-wide basis, without limitation in time (or at least for 50 years), make changes thereto, publish the same and can also transfer and otherwise dispose thereof to third parties. No compensation will be paid to you for such use. By sending us any information or materials through this website, you agree to the aforesaid use by Getinge and warrant that you have the right to send the information or materials to Getinge in accordance herewith.

Data Protection Notice

This data protection notice describes how Getinge processes your personal data in connection with your usage of this webpage. 

How is your personal data used?

Personal data (e.g. name, address, phone number, e-mail address, IP address) and non-personal  (e.g. your operating system and browser) provided to Getinge AB through this website will only be used by companies within Getinge, its subcontractors and service providers.

Via Getinge’s website you may, amongst other things, use contact forms to contact Getinge, subscribe to press releases and submit job applications. When contacting, subscribing or making such submission, we ask you to enter the information that is necessary for us to comply with your request and any future contacts regarding the same matter or, if agreed, other matters (e.g. name, email, telephone number and other). Getinge only uses your personal data to fulfil these relevant purposes. Further, please note that if you have subscribed to our press releases and if you choose to end your subscription, your personal data will be deleted.

In order to better understand the behaviour and needs of the visitors of this website, Getinge, its subcontractors and service providers may also process your personal data to monitor the use of the website, to register traffic to and from the website and to look into and evaluate the users’ demography, geographical location, interests and behaviour with regard to the Getinge website and current and future products. For the avoidance of doubt, the demography, geographical location, interests and behaviour are not linked to any specific individual person and the recording can be deactivated at any time in the browser settings.

The processing of your personal data may involve transfers outside the EEA to jurisdictions which may have not have an adequate level of protection. By using this website you agree to the use of your personal data described in this Web Policy (including the transfer of your personal data outside the EEA).

Your rights and how to contact us

Once annually, you may obtain information free of charge regarding the personal data which is processed by Getinge and which relates to you as a data subject. In addition, you always have the right to (i) request rectification of incorrect data, (ii) modify information that you have previously provided, (iii) revoke a granted consent and inform that you oppose further processing of your personal data or that you do not wish to receive continued information from Getinge. If you revoke your consent, your personal data will be deleted as soon as possible.

Getinge AB, reg.no 556408-5032, P.O. Box 8861, SE-402 72 Gothenburg, Sweden, is responsible for the processing of your personal data. Please contact Getinge AB if you wish to exercise any of your rights above.

Cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files placed by web servers on your computer or mobile device when you access websites. “First party” cookies are set by websites that you are visiting at the time. “Third party” cookies are set by domains other than those of the websites that you visit.

“Session” cookies remain on your computer or mobile device during your visit and expire when you close your browser. “Persistent” cookies, conversely, remain on your computer/device for a period of time specified in the cookie.

What are cookies used for?

Getinge uses first party persistent cookies to set and remember your preferences for repeat visits to our site. Settings such as selected language and country, user notice interactions, or acknowledgements may be stored in cookies. We may use third party persistent cookies from Google Analytics, Hotjar, and HubSpot, Inc, to analyze how our visitors use our website and to monitor website performance.

For information about Google’s privacy policy and use of cookies for its analytics service, you can find out more by visiting https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy.

For information about Hotjar’s use of cookies, you can find out more by visiting https://www.hotjar.com/cookies.

For information about Hubspot’s privacy policy or the use of cookies, you can find out more by visiting  http://legal.hubspot.com/privacy-policy

Comprehensive information on how organizations use cookies is available at: www.allaboutcookies.org

Cookies that are used on the website

The table below shows which cookies are used on Getinge’s website, the purpose of each one and the storage period.

Cookie Purpose Stored data Storage period
ASP.NET_SessionId  Used to uniquely identify a browser with session data on the server. Randomly generated ID Session
ARRAffinity  Microsoft application request routing maintains the connected server instance for requests per client rather than choosing a new one from the pool for each request.

Randomly generated ID

Session
__RequestVerificationToken Anti-forgery request recipes to secure the website from cross-site request forgery (CSRF, or XSRF) attacks. Randomly generated token Session
region Remembers selected region preference. Region ID Persistent, one week
Notice_100_en Remembers dismissal of the website cookie notification. none Persistent, one month
Notice_100_sv Remembers dismissal of the website cookie notification. none Persistent, one month

How to block and/or delete cookies

Most browsers have standard settings that accept the use of cookies. If you do not wish to accept cookies, your browser can be set to automatically deny the storage of cookies or that you should be informed each time a website requests to store cookies. If you use different devices to access the website (for example your computer, smart phone, tablet etc.), you must ensure to adjust the settings of each device.

For more information, please review your browser’s help pages. If you choose not to accept cookies, the website can still be used, but possibly with limited functionality.

Links

This website may contain links to third party websites. Such links are provided for convenience purposes only and Getinge does not endorse such sites. Use of links provided to third party websites are at the user's sole risk.

Country-Specific Information

This website contains information about products which may or may not be available in any particular country, and if available, have received approval or market clearance by a governmental regulatory body for different indications and restrictions in different countries. Each country has specific laws, regulations, and medical practices governing the communication of medical or other information about medical products on the internet. Nothing herein may be construed as a solicitation or promotion for any product which is not authorized by the laws and regulations of the state or country where the reader resides. However, our products and our website comply with the laws applicable for the country selected by the reader.

Changes/Updates

We reserve the right to change any part of this website, including this Web Policy, at any time without notice. We assume no obligation to keep this website updated. 

Applicable Laws

This web policy is subject to Swedish laws.