Privacy statement

SIGVARIS regards your privacy seriously. In general, you can visit our website without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. There are times, however, when we may need information from you, such as your name and email address, to exchange with you or to provide you with information material, or to open a user account for example.

Unless it is necessary in order to provide you with the service you requested, we will not disclose your personal identifying information to any third party. A limited number of SIGVARIS' employees or distributors of SIGVARIS may have limited access to personal identifying information maintained on our systems.

However, we reserve the right to disclose your personal identifying information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our website.

General terms of use

SIGVARIS provides these Terms of Use to anyone entering our website or through links accessible within the website, and you expressly agree to be bound by these Terms. You understand and agree that SIGVARIS is not responsible or liable for any claim, loss, or damage of any kind, directly or indirectly resulting from your use of our website or the information or the resources contained on or accessible through it.

SIGVARIS disclaims all express or implied representations or warranties with regard to the information, services, products, materials, and any other resources contained on or accessible through this website, including without limitation any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. All information provided by SIGVARIS is made available "as is" and "as available" without warranty of any kind, or any express or implied promise.

The STEMMER LIBRARY website is intended for health professionals for education and information purposes only. Nothing in the website is to be considered as either creating a vendor-customer relationship between the reader/user and SIGVARIS, or as rendering of medical advice for any specific matter. Nothing contained in this site is or should be considered or used as a substitute for, medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. The services provided on this website are here to educate health professionals. This website and its services do not constitute the practice of any medical, nursing or other professional health care advice, diagnosis or treatment.

This website also may include links to other Internet sites, as well as third parties who do not have any relationship to SIGVARIS. We do not control, do not guarantee, and disclaim any express or implied representations or warranties about the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, completeness, or appropriateness for a particular purpose of the information or the resources contained on this website or any other Internet sites not directly controlled by SIGVARIS.

The inclusion of some of these links is merely for your convenience and is not intended and do not reflect SIGVARIS' opinion on the accuracy or the importance of these other websites. Furthermore, SIGVARIS does not endorse in any manner any of the views expressed in, or products or services offered by any linked websites. SIGVARIS is also not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites that are linked to them.

Liability limitation

To the maximum extent allowed by applicable law, in no event shall SIGVARIS be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental, exemplary, contractual, or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever of any kind, resulting from any loss, which, by way of example, includes loss of use, loss of data, loss of profits, business interruption, litigation, or any other pecuniary loss, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability, or otherwise, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of this website, with the delay or inability to use this website, or with the provision of or failure to make available any information, services, products, materials, or other resources contained on or accessible through this website, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

Copyright notice

All materials on this website are owned and copyrighted by SIGVARIS, or reproduced by SIGVARIS with the kind permission of other editors/copyright owners. Any use or reproduction of the contents, or parts thereof, in any form of the STEMMER LIBRARY website is permitted for personal/individual use only and explicitly excludes the permission to distribute, publish or otherwise make contents, or parts thereof, available to third parties, whether in hard copy, electronically or any other form.

Contact address

Antonietta Fabrizio
Corporate Communication Manager
St. Georgenstrasse 70
CH-8401 Winterthur
Tel : +41 52 265 00 00