Effective date: April 24, 2017
This website is reserved for use by people living outside of the United States.
This website is not intended to be used by children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect information about them, but we request that parents discuss internet use and communicating information through websites with their children.
Like many websites, this website actively collects information about its visitors by asking you targeted questions and by allowing you to directly communicate with us by e-mail and/or through contact forms. Some of this information may make it possible to identify you personally, such as your first and last name, your postal and electronic address, your telephone number, etc. This website may require that you communicate this information in order to give you access to certain features (including subscription to the newsletter, advice/tips, and order processing) or events (drawings and other promotions). At each stage of gathering information, the required or facultative nature of the information concerned will be specified to you.
We may receive information about you from other sources, such as public databases or third parties from whom we have purchased the data, which we then combine with the data that we already possess. Doing so enables us to update, enrich, and study our files, to identify new clients, and also to provide products and services that meet your needs. If you send us personal information about other persons, or vice versa, we will only use them for the purposes for which they were provided.
The personal information that we may obtain from public sources or purchase from third parties and combine with the information that we already possess includes:
- your address, obtained from our client database, or given when you register in order to verify its correctness before sending out your order and to prevent any fraud; and/or
- business data purchased from third parties, which we combine with the information that we already possess in order to send you personalized advertisements and product offers.
Like most websites, some information is automatically collected. These include the internet protocol (IP) address, type of browser, the internet service provider (ISP), the referring/exit pages, the resources visited on our website (ex. HTML pages, computer graphics, etc.), the operating system, the timestamp, and the clickstream data in order to analyze the trends from a global point of view. Your IP address helps us diagnose problems with our server, gather detailed information, define the fastest interconnection circuit to our website for your computer, and ensure the management and optimization of the website.
Use of information
If you communicate information that personally identifies you through this website, we may combine it with other actively collected information, unless you request otherwise when the information is collected. We will take all reasonable measures to avoid combining personally identifying information with information that has been passively collected, unless you have given your consent.
iii. under the terms of the law, of a court order, or of the existing regulations. Please also note that we will make full use of the information collected through this website that does not personally identify you.
Access and correction
Integra LifeSciences is required to inform you if it possesses personal information about you upon request. You can ask to access, correct, or delete your personal information by contacting the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org ; we will respond to your request in a timely manner. In some cases, we may be legally required to keep information that enables us to identify you personally or need to keep it in order to continue to provide you with a given service.
The security of your personal information is very important to us. We follow the generally recognized standards for protecting personal information that is communicated to us, both during transmission and reception. If you have a question about the security of your personal information, please contact us at the e-mail address shown below.
Links towards other websites
We endeavor to ensure that information about you is correct. If you notice that the information about you is not complete, correct, or up-to-date or if you have questions or comments about these privacy principles, please contact at the following address :
Integra LifeSciences Services (France) SAS
Immeuble Séquoia 2 97 allée Alexandre Borodine
Parc technologique de la Porte des Alpes
69800 Saint Priest France
Phone: +33 (0)4 37 47 59 00 – Fax: +33 (0)4 37 47 59 99
EU-United States Privacy Shield
Integra LifeSciences Corporation adheres to and declares itself to be compliant with the principles of the EU-United States Privacy Shield. Integra is committed to processing the personal information received from European Union (EU) member countries within the framework of the Privacy Shield according to its governing principles. To know more about the Privacy Shield, visit Privacy Shield List drafted by the United States Commence Department.
Integra is responsible for handling all information that it receives within the framework of the Privacy Shield and transmits thereafter to a third party acting as an agent on the company’s behalf. Moreover, Integra respects the principles of the Privacy Shield during subsequent transfers of personal information received from EU countries and assumes full responsibility, in accordance with the relevant provisions.
With regard to personal information that is received or transmitted under the principles of the Privacy Shield, Integra is subject to the enforcing regulatory powers of the United States Federal Trade Commission. In some cases, Integra may be required to communicate personal information upon legal request by the public authorities, particularly within the framework of national security and law enforcement.
Furthermore, Integra has committed to cooperating with the European Data Protection Authorities for the purpose of handling claims concerning questions about personal information. Affected persons (employees) may appeal to their Local Data Protection or Work Authority about compliance with the principles; the Company will answer directly to these authorities in the course of the inquiries and claims resolution.
If you feel that we have not satisfactorily answered one of your questions about privacy or data use, we invite you to contact the third party, based in the United States, that we have designated for the settlement of disputes (free of cost) at the address https://feedback-form.truste.com/watchdog/request.
Under certain conditions presented on the Privacy Shield Website, settlement through binding arbitration may be possible when other means of settling disputes have been exhausted.
Last update: 08/2018