Cardiac Science Corporation believes strongly in protecting the privacy of the personally identifiable information you share with us. We also believe it is important to inform you about how we will use your personal data, and to give you choices about how those data will be used. Therefore, we encourage you to read this Privacy Policy carefully. By using or accessing a Cardiac Science Corporation Web site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to change our Privacy Policy at any time. Non-material changes and clarifications will take effect immediately, and material changes will take effect within 30 days of their posting on the Web site. If we make changes, we will post them and will indicate at the top of this page the policy’s new effective date. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Policy applies to all information that we have about you.

Scope of this Privacy Policy
In general, this Privacy Policy applies to all personal information collected or used by Cardiac Science Corporation (“CARDIAC SCIENCE”). This includes information from Web sites for commercial and other uses that are owned by CARDIAC SCIENCE and offline collections of personal data for commercial and other uses owned by CARDIAC SCIENCE.

Why should you share your personal data with Cardiac Science?
Sharing your personally identifiable information enables us to offer you a number of benefits. It will make it easier and more convenient for you to:

  • Register a purchase so you can receive the benefits (such as warranty provisions) to which your purchase entitles you;
  • Request information specific to your interests;
  • Participate in online communities;
  • Receive personalized messages and special offers that are relevant to your interests;
  • Save time by storing your preferences;
  • Buy products.

It will also allow us to conduct market research to help us develop better products, to provide more responsive customer service, and to improve our Web sites. You may choose to share your information with us in a number of ways, ordering a product, entering a contest, registering a purchase, participating in a promotion, or subscribing to a newsletter or e-mail notification. You can also share your personally identifiable information with us by returning the reply card that comes with the product you purchased or by communicating with one of our customer care representatives by e-mail, telephone, or in writing. Sometimes CARDIAC SCIENCE obtains your personal data from other parties. This could include the buying of a business of which you already are a customer or the disclosure of your personal data by one of our partners. Our electronic mailings always have a method for unsubscribing.

Sharing information
CARDIAC SCIENCE will not sell or provide your personal data to other third parties allowing them to use your personal data for their own purposes, but CARDIAC SCIENCE may share your personal data with CARDIAC SCIENCE affiliates in order to allow those affiliates to provide you with information relating to products of CARDIAC SCIENCE. CARDIAC SCIENCE will not share any personal financial information you provide (such as credit card information) with other parties unless this is needed to handle your order, process our invoice, or prevent or combat fraud. From time to time, this Web site may provide links to other websites. You should carefully review the privacy policies on those sites; they may differ from our Privacy Policy. CARDIAC SCIENCE will release personally identifiable information if compelled by law. We may disclose personal information as we deem it appropriate to protect the safety of an individual or for an investigation related to public safety or to report an activity that appears to be in violation of law. We may disclose personal information to protect the security and reliability of this Web site and to take precautions against liability.

“Cookies” and website logging
Some of our Web Sites will send a “”cookie,”” a small text file, to your computer. This allows us to recognize your computer the next time you visit, without bothering you with another request to register. And, if you use an online “shopping cart,” cookies allow us to keep track of the products you purchase. If you do not wish to receive cookies, please refer to the “”Help”” file of your Internet Browser to learn how to either block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. To learn more about cookies we encourage you to visit http://cookiecentral.com/c_concept.htm. If you visit our Web sites to browse, read, or download information, we collect and store some “”visitor information”” from you, such as the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet, the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using, the date and time you access our Web site, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our Web site. We use this information to measure the traffic on our Web Sites and to help us make our Web Sites more useful.

Safeguarding the information you share with us
We recognize our responsibility to protect the information you entrust to us. CARDIAC SCIENCE uses a variety of secure techniques to protect your information, including secure servers, firewalls, and encryption of financial data. Despite these measures, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from us via this site by Internet or e-mail cannot be guaranteed. Our websites also may make chat rooms, forums, message boards and/or newsgroups available to you. Please remember that any personally identifiable information you provide in these areas is also available to other users, and you should exercise caution before deciding to disclose it.

Special information for parents
While CARDIAC SCIENCE Web Sites are generally not targeted at children under the age of thirteen, it is our policy to comply with the law when it requires that a parent’s or guardian’s permission is secured before knowingly collecting, using, or disclosing personal information from children under the age of fourteen. We strongly recommend that parents take an active role in supervising the online activity of their children.

Contacting us
You may contact us through the contact form if you would like to:

  • Ask us any question regarding our privacy policy;
  • Opt-out from receiving any future personalized offers or information from CARDIAC SCIENCE.

Our Address
CARDIAC SCIENCE location and contact information is available at the links below. If you have a concern regarding our use of your information, please let us know and we will make reasonable efforts to address it. Thank you.