Effective from 2021-10-12
By visiting our website research.nightingalehealth.com (the “Site”) you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. Please note that you must not use the Site, if you object to any of the following Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions, including any legal notices and disclaimers contained on the Site, constitute the entire agreement between “Nightingale Health Plc” and you in relation to your use of the Site, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings with respect to the same.
Unless otherwise stated, Nightingale Health Plc owns the intellectual property rights of the Site and all of its published content. All material on the Site is subject to copyright protection (including but not limited to: corporate symbols, brand names, product names, trademarks, text, images and audio-visual elements), with all intellectual property rights reserved. Reproduction, transfer, distribution or storage (whether partial or full) of the content in any form, without our prior written permission, is prohibited, except in accordance with the following:
You are expressly restricted from:
Use of any external websites through links on the Site are subject to their own separate terms and conditions. We have no control over the contents or properties of such websites, and assume no liability for any matters arising out of your use of them. Unless specifically stated to the contrary, we do not endorse any website we link to, nor the owners, operators, contents or other related properties.
Certain areas of the Site may have restricted access. We may further restrict your access to any areas of the Site, at any time, in its sole and absolute discretion.
Any user ID and passwords you may have for the Site are confidential and you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of such information.
In these Terms and Conditions, “Your Content” shall mean any audio, video, text, images or other material you choose to display on the Site. With respect to Your Content, by displaying it you grant Nightingale Health Plc a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable license, to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute it in any and all media. Your Content must be your own and must not be unlawful, unfit for publication, or infringing on any third-party’s rights. We reserve the right to remove any of Your Content from the Site at any time, for any reason, and without prior notice.
The Site is provided “as is,” and on an “as available” basis. Nightingale Health Plc makes no express or implied representations or warranties, of any kind related to the Site and its material.
Without prejudice Nightingale Health Plc does not warrant the following:
In no event shall Nightingale Health Plc, or any of its directors or employees, be liable to you for anything arising out of, or in any way connected with, your use or the inability to use this Site. We share no liability for any inaccuracies, delays, failures contained on the Site, or for any direct, indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of your use of it.
You hereby indemnify Nightingale Health Plc for any damage Nightingale Health Plc may incur and any third party claims against Nightingale Health Plc, in relation to the material you submit.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be unenforceable or invalid under law, such unenforceability or invalidity shall not render these Terms and Conditions unenforceable or invalid as a whole, and such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.
We are permitted to revise these Terms and Conditions at any time as we see fit without prior notification.
We are permitted to assign, transfer, and subcontract our rights and/or obligations under these Terms and Conditions without any notification or consent required. However, you shall not be permitted to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
These Terms and Conditions, including any legal notices and disclaimers contained on this Website, constitute the entire agreement between Nightingale Health Plc and you in relation to your use of this Website, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings with respect to the same.
These Terms and Conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Finland, without regard to the principles governing conflicts of any jurisdiction.
Nightingale Health Plc (the “Company”)
Business ID: 1750524-0
Address: Mannerheimintie 164a, 00300 Helsinki
Phone: +358 20 730 1810
If you have any questions relating to the processing of your personal data or if you wish to exercise your rights, please contact us by email or the postal address indicated above.
We mainly process personal data obtained directly from you. We may collect your personal data whenever you contact us, use our resources or visit our website nightingalehealth.com (the “Site”). In addition, your personal data may be collected and updated from other sources, such as websites of associated companies, private and public registers, and other service providers (e.g. Suomen Asiakastieto Oy).
We mainly process the following types of information:
We process your personal data mainly for the following purposes based on your consent, our legitimate interest (e.g. customer relationship management, business development and marketing), a performance of a contract with you, or a legal obligation:
Our internal organization is structured to meet the requirements of our Quality Management System certified according to EN ISO 13485 and the data protection legislation applicable to our operations. We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures to secure your personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.
Our personnel are trained on appropriate information security practices covering necessary security and safety matters, such as ensuring the confidentiality of personal data and preventing exposure of personal data to non-authorized persons. Only authorized employees of the Company (or other companies working on our behalf), who need your personal data to perform their job duties, have access to and the right to process your personal data in our system. Access to the system requires the use of a personal username and password for each user.
Whenever we process your personal data we honor and take account of your privacy rights under the applicable data protection legislation. As a part of our Quality Management System, we regularly check our security policies and procedures to ensure our systems and your personal data are secure and protected.
We do not disclose or sell data to third-parties, unless disclosure is required by the law, formalities of public authorities, or for some other justified purpose. However, we may share information with our external service providers who are obliged to process the data on our behalf and for the abovementioned purposes, mainly to maintain our IT, customer and marketing systems.
We do not transfer your personal data outside of the EU/EEA area. However, some of our external service providers or servers used may be located (or store data) outside of the EU/EEA. In these cases, we will ensure that your personal data is subject to an adequate level of protection, as required by the applicable data protection legislation.
Your personal data will be stored for the purposes mentioned above as long as:
However, we may retain your personal data for a longer period to the extent required by our automated backup system or if deemed necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.
We regularly review the need for data storage and delete the data no longer necessary for the abovementioned purposes in a secure manner, taking into account the applicable legislation.
You have the right, with the restrictions that follow from legislation, to:
To exercise your rights, requests must be made in writing to the email or the postal address indicated above. You may exercise your rights free of charge. However, we reserve the right to charge a reasonable fee in accordance with the applicable data protection legislation.
In addition, you always have the right to refuse the use of your personal data for opinion surveys, direct marketing and profiling in connection to such marketing. A refusal can be made at any time by using the email or postal address indicated above, or by unsubscribing from our mailing list by following the instructions included in our marketing emails.
If you consider that the processing of your personal data infringes the applicable data protection legislation, you have also the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.
Last updated in September 2018.
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