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About Personal Information Protection

Privacy Policy and Summary

Please read the following carefully before accessing or using this Hitachi website ("Site"). By accessing and using the Site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth below.1 If you do not wish to be bound by the agreement represented by these terms and conditions, you may not access the Site. Hitachi may modify the agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting.2 You agree to review the agreement periodically to be aware of such modifications and your continued access shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified agreement.

This Site was developed in accordance with and shall be governed by, and your accessing and using the Site shall be deemed acceptance of, the laws of Switzer-land, with the exception of that body of law referred to as conflicts of law, as well as consent that any legal action or proceeding between Hitachi and you arising out of your access and use of this Site shall be brought exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Switzerland.

Copyright in the documents published on this Site is owned by Hitachi. Hitachi authorises you to reproduce the documents for non-commercial use by you or within your organisation only, provided that the copyright notice appears on each and all copies and in all forms of derivative works, documentation and other ma-terials related to any use of these documents.

You must clearly notify users of any alteration you may make in these docu-ments, such that any altered version is not misunderstood as being an original. Hitachi specifically retains all rights, including copyright, which it may have in data, files and/or images, text and the media they contain.

Commercial publications, copying or redistribution of Hitachi documents in any manner for personal or corporate gain is prohibited without prior written permis-sion. Certain material, including third party material, may be subject to specified additional terms & conditions.

Limitations. This Site may include inaccuracies or errors. THESE DOCUMENTS ARE PREPARED AND PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EI-THER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WAR-RANTIES OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY'S RIGHTS OF ANY KIND. IN NO EVENT SHALL HITACHI BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE DOCUMENTS HEREIN OR YOUR ACCESSING, BROWSING IN AND USE OF THIS SITE.3

Hitachi will use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information, but makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy or completeness. Hitachi shall not be liable for damages of any kind arising out of your access of, or inability to access, this Site or your reliance on the information in this Site. The products and services descriptions included are for the sole purpose of pro-viding a general reference tool concerning the nature and type of products and services available from Hitachi Group companies. The descriptions are not in-tended to be relied upon by potential clients. If you are interested in a particular product or service, please contact us.

Clicking on certain links within this Site may take you into unrelated or other websites for which Hitachi can take no responsibility.4 Users linking to third par-ties' sites use such sites according to the terms & conditions of use attached to the same.

The communications and material you send to Hitachi by Internet electronic mail are on a non-confidential basis. Any information you send to Hitachi must be truthful, not violate the rights of others and be legal.

Hitachi reserves the right to change the Site and the products and services de-scribed therein as well as this legal statement at any time.

The trademark and logos used on this Site are registered and unregistered trademarks of Hitachi, other Hitachi Group companies and third parties and may not be used other than as specifically permitted by their respective owners.

Hitachi recognises the importance of the personal data by which you can be iden-tified, such as name, address, and email address. You may visit www.hitachi-medical-systems.com without revealing any personal data, but if you do provide us with your personal data we will only use it for the purposes of responding to your enquiries and providing you with information requested by you. Other Hi-tachi Group companies' websites may collect your personal data: please refer to the relevant Hitachi Group company website to see how your personal data will be handled. If you do not provide the information requested, you can still visit most of the Hitachi Group companies' websites but you may be unable to access certain options, offers and services.

 

1 As set out in the accompanying letter, in order to be binding terms and conditions to a contract need to be explicitly accepted, for example by a click on an "ok" or "accept" button. In case each visitor of the website should be bound by these terms and conditions, Hitachi must require each visitor to view and accept the terms and conditions before the visitor makes further use of the website.

2 Please make sure that such notification is obvious for each user. If the changes are to the disadvantage of the visitor, user respectively subscriber, I recommend to request an ex-plicit acceptance before further use is possible.

3 Under Swiss law, an agreement entered into according to which liability for unlawful intent or gross negligence would be excluded is null and void.

4 Pursuant to Swiss doctrine, liability for third party links may not be validly excluded in the following cases: (a) the website operator includes the links to complete or improve its own offering on the website and therewith appropriates the content of the linked websites; (b) the website operator knows or should have known of the illegal or violating content of the linked websites and did not remove the links.