Privacy Policy

TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION (Terumo) respects the privacy of visitors to its web sites and is committed to the protection of their personal information. This Privacy Policy explains data collection and use practices of Terumo and it's subsidiaries.

Binding Nature

Personally Identifiable Information

Terumo collects personally identifiable information (i.e. information from which you can be identified, such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) only when it is asked for and/or you voluntarily submit it to us on this Site. We may use the information to respond to your requests, improve our level of service and the content of our web site; provide you with tips, helpful information, product news and updates; notify you of new Terumo products and services; seek your views on our products and services; and for our own internal purposes. This Website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. Terumo does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information via this Website from visitors under the age of 13 without the explicit consent of a parent or guardian.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

Terumo also collects non-personally identifiable information in aggregate form to track data such as the total number of visits to our web sites, the number of visitors to each page of our web sites, and the domain names of our visitors' internet service providers. We use this information, which remains in aggregate form, to understand how our visitors use our web sites so that we may improve them and the services we offer. We may also share this information with subsidiaries and affiliates of Terumo and with other third parties. NO PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION IS DISCLOSED TO THIRD PARTIES.

Use of IP Address

An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a set of numbers that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you log on to your internet service provider or through your organization's local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN). Web servers automatically identify your computer by the IP address assigned to it during your session online. Terumo, or third party companies acting on behalf of Terumo, may collect IP addresses for the purposes of systems administration and to audit the use of this Website. We do not ordinarily link a user's IP address to personally identifiable information of that user, which means each user's session will be logged, but the user remains anonymous to us. However, we may use IP addresses to identify users of this Website when we feel it is necessary to enforce compliance with the Website's Terms of Use, or to protect our service, Website or other users.


This Website uses a technology called "cookies". A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies help provide additional functionality to the Website or help us analyze usage of the Website more accurately. For instance, our server may set a cookie that keeps you from having to enter a password more than once during a visit to the Website. In all cases in which cookies are used, we will not collect personally identifiable information without your permission. The only personally identifiable information Terumo collects is the information you voluntarily provide. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web Browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored, if you prefer. Please refer to your Internet Browser's instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this Website or any other web sites that you visit.

How we protect your personal information

Terumo will not sell or rent personally identifiable information to any third party for any purpose. However, sometimes selected third parties are used to provide Terumo with support services in connection with its web sites and such parties may, from time to time, have access to your information to enable them to provide those services to Terumo. Please rest assured that all companies providing such support services are required by Terumo to meet the same standards of data protection as Terumo and are prohibited from using the information for their own marketing purposes.

In certain special cases, we may disclose your personally identifiable information in the following circumstances:
  • When we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to you, or otherwise injuring or interfering with Terumo's rights, property or operations, other users of this Website, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities; or

  • When we believe the law requires it, or in response to any demand by law enforcement authorities in connection with a criminal investigation, or civil or administrative authorities in connection with a pending civil case or administrative investigation.

Personal information collected on the Website may be stored and processed in your country of residence or any other country in which Terumo or its affiliates, subsidiaries, subcontractors or agents maintain facilities, and by using this Website, you consent to any transfer of information outside of your country of business or residence. Terumo will ensure that if information is transferred outside your country of business or residence, it will still be treated in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Links to Other Web Sites

This Website may provide links to other Terumo and third party web sites as a service to our users. This Privacy Policy does not apply to those other web sites. Please check the legal and privacy statement posted on each web site that you link to.


We may occasionally update this Privacy Policy We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of this Website constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy, as it may be amended from time-to-time by Terumo.