Sawai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. and its Japanese consolidated subsidiaries; Medisa Shinyaku Inc. and Kaken Shoyaku Inc. (hereinafter jointly referred to as the “Sawai Pharmaceutical Group”) comply with applicable laws and regulations, including the Act on the Protection of Personal Information, other norms, and related guidelines. In addition, the Sawai Pharmaceutical Group respects the rights of individuals with respect to their personal information, and will appropriately respond to requests from individuals whose personal information is held by the Sawai Pharmaceutical Group within a reasonable time period.
1. Acquisition (Collection) and Use of Personal Information
The Sawai Pharmaceutical Group acquires (collects) personal information after specifying the purpose of its use. Personal information acquired (collected) shall not be used for any purpose other than which has been indicated or for which the consent has been obtained in advance from the individual identified by such personal information.
2. Provision to a Third Party
The Sawai Pharmaceutical Group shall not provide any personal information held by the Sawai Pharmaceutical Group to any third party without the consent of the individual identified by such personal information or as permitted by laws and regulations. In the event the Sawai Pharmaceutical Group consigns the processing of personal information to a third party, it shall contractually obligate such third party to protect the confidentiality of such personal information. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the personal information may be shared within the Sawai Pharmaceutical Group only in the event it is necessary to use such personal information jointly.
3. Management of Personal Information
The Sawai Pharmaceutical Group shall securely manage all personal information that it acquires (collects) in the course of its business, whether stored in writing, electromagnetically or by any other means, and implements reasonable information security measures to prevent illegal or unauthorized access, damage, loss, falsification, or leakage.
4. Shared Use of Personal Information
Sawai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. shares personal information of doctors, pharmacists, pharmacies, and healthcare professionals in the Medical Database (MDB) managed and operated by Nihon Ultmarc Inc. in accordance with their purpose of use. Please refer to the website of Nihon Ultmarc Inc. for information on items, range, purpose, etc. of personal data to be used jointly.
5. Procedures for Disclosure or Suspension of Use of Personal Information
The Sawai Group will ensure thorough observance and implementation of the Disclosure Policy by its divisions and workplaces.
6. Contact for Inquiries
Contact for Inquiries related to the protection of personal information at the Sawai Pharmaceutical Group is as follows:
2-30, Miyahara 5-chome, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, 532-0003 Contact for Inquiries regarding personal information, Sawai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Phone number: 06(6105)5715
7. Personal Information Manager of Sawai Pharmaceutical Group
The Sawai Pharmaceutical Group has established a personal information protection system by appointing a manager for the protection of personal information as follows:
Sawai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Board Member, Senior Executive Officer and Vice President of Corporate Administration Division
2-30, Miyahara 5-chome, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, 532-0003
Medisa Shinyaku Inc.
President and Representative Director
2-27, Miyahara 5-chome, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, 532-0003
Kaken Syoyaku Inc.
11-12, Yamato-cho 1-chome, Nakano-ku, Tokyo, 165-0034
8. Membership to an Authorized Personal Information Protection Organization
We are a member of The Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Associations of Japan, an authorized personal information protection organization run by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. The Federation accepts complaints and consultations on personal information handled by its members.
The Association accepts complaints and consultations regarding the handling of personal information by target entities.
— Please direct your inquiries to —
Personal Information Protection Center
The Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Associations of Japan
4F, Showa Yakubo Building
4-18, Nihonbashi Honcho 3-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0023
Phone number: 03 (3270) 1810/ Hours: 10:00 to 16:00
(excluding Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, year-end and New Year holidays, and other specified holidays)
Website address: http://www.fpmaj.gr.jp/