Canon Medical Systems allows access to almost all of its services without any need to submit personal data. However, certain services, such as those described below, cannot be used without the provision of personal data.
In all these examples, personal data is required only to the extent necessary to support customer convenience, to improve the quality of our services, or to offer services that better meet customer needs.
For the purposes of this policy, "personal data" is information that can be used to identify an individual, and which includes one or any combination of the following: name, age, date of birth, telephone number, e-mail address, street address, place of employment, credit card number, bank account details, and details of inquiries to us.
Whenever Canon Medical Systems asks for personal information, the purposes for which it will be used are specified in advance, and use is restricted to those purposes. (If Canon Medical Systems should ever desire to use personal data for purposes other than those specified, it will inform individuals of the additional purposes. All persons may refuse to consent to the use of their personal data for such additional purposes.)
For more details, please refer to Intended Use of Personal Data.
Anyone who does not wish to provide Canon Medical Systems with personal data can withhold consent, though doing so may prevent access to certain services that Canon Medical Systems provides.Individuals who do not wish to provide Canon Medical Systems with personal data can withhold consent, though doing so may prevent access to certain services that Canon Medical Systems provides.
In principle, Canon Medical Systems does not disclose or provide personal data to third parties, except in the following circumstances.
Canon Medical Systems manages personal data in an appropriate manner. Strict security measures ensure that personal data is securely saved and kept from loss, misuse or improper alteration.
Individuals who wish to confirm their personal data should contact the section responsible for the services where they input the information. Canon Medical Systems will provide the personal data that it has when it has confirmed that the individual making the inquiry is the person concerned. This restriction is applied to prevent leakage of personal data to third parties. When personal data contains errors or needs to be updated, Canon Medical Systems will make the required changes, when it has confirmed that the individual making the request is the person concerned. This restriction applies to prevent leakage of personal data to third parties.
Canon Medical Systems exercises the greatest possible caution to protect the privacy of children. Children under 16 years old are requested to provide personal data only after obtaining the consent of a parent or guardian.
Please click here if you have any questions regarding the contents of this page. If you wish to confirm your own personal data, please contact the section responsible for the services where you input your personal data.
Establishment : October 1, 2003
Amended : January 4, 2018
President and Chief Executive Officer
Canon Medical Systems Corporation
Communication with, reporting to, inquiries into or other contact with competent governmental authorities required for the execution of business
Because Canon Medical Systems is engaged in wide-ranging business activities, intended use of personal data is informed individually for each product and service.