Privacy Policy

Web Site Privacy Policy 

(Last revised on 18 May 2018)

Seiko Instruments Inc. and its affiliated companies (collectively “SII Group”) recognize the importance of protecting the personal information of customers who use our websites and handle such information in the following way.

  1. When posting the opinions or photographs of individuals on our websites, SII Group will definitely obtain the consent of the person concerned beforehand and, in accordance with our Personal Information Protection Policy, will only post information that is appropriate.
  2. For the purposes of inquiry reception, surveys, e-mail delivery, mail-order sales, prize competitions, online member services, etc., SII Group may collect personal information via our websites.
  3. When gathering information on our websites, SII Group will specify and indicate the purpose of use. Furthermore, SII Group will not request any information in excess of the scope of information required to achieve the purpose.
  4. When requesting personal information through prescribed input forms on the websites, SII Group in principle will implement appropriate encryption for transmission and will endeavor to prevent leakage at the time of sending and receiving.
    SII Group has adopted the mail delivery ASP service “KREISEL” provided by TRICORN Corporation. TRICORN Corporation uses Cookies to normally operate the “KREISEL”.  You can reject use of Cookies by configuring the Internet browsing software to reject the acquisition of Cookies. In this case, however, the “KREISEL” might not work normally.
  5. SII Group may supply information received via the websites to business outsourcers and successors of the business concerned. In such cases, through contracts and agreements, SII Group will require business outsourcers and successors to endeavor to prevent the leakage of personal information in the same way that SII Group does.
  6. SII Group uses Google Analytics on our websites to grasp how they are used by visitors. Google Analytics gathers access information using Cookies without specifying individuals. Please see the following Google Analytics Terms of Service and Google Privacy Policy to know details of Google Analytics. You can reject use of Cookies by configuring the Internet browsing software to reject the acquisition of Cookies.

    Google Analytics Terms of Service
    https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/
    -Website Policy
    https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

  7. SII Group gets IP addresses recorded on our website for the following purpose;
      To prevent unauthorized access
      To identify the causes of problems arising at web servers and to resolve these problems

  8. In order to securely preserve personal information in the operation of the websites, SII Group will adopt appropriate security measures for the system and its operation, such as server control arrangements and access restrictions.
  9. In the case of transfer to websites operated by third-party corporations or individuals via links while using SII Group’s websites, the protection of personal information at the link sites will be beyond the scope of SII Group’s responsibility.
  10. SII Group accepts inquiries about the handling of personal information at the exclusive contact. Refer to Handling of Personal Information for details.

Contact Information
Seiko Instruments Inc.
8, Nakase 1-chome, Mihama-ku, Chiba-shi,
Chiba 261-8507, Japan