Terms and Conditions/ Terms of use

The following terms and conditions will be deemed to have been accepted by the User on usage of the website http://www.allergocover.co.in. You (the “User”) are requested to read them carefully before you use the content and services of this site.

a. The term 'User' shall refer to the user who is browsing / using the Site. The term 'Site' refers to the http://www.allergocover.co.in website that is owned and monitored by Merck.
b. By using the Site, the User agrees to follow and be bound by the following terms and conditions concerning the User’s use of the Site. Areas of the Site may have different terms of use posted. If there is a conflict between the Terms of Use and terms of use posted for a specific area of the Site, the latter shall have precedence with respect to the User’s use of that area of the Site.

This Site is operated by Merck Specialities Private Limited. All rights to the Web site or arising from the same shall remain with Merck Specialities Private Limited. Merck Specialities Private Limited may modify this Web site and/or discontinue its operation at any time without prior announcement, either wholly or in parts, at its own discretion and without accepting liability. Neither is Merck Specialities Private Limited under an obligation to update the content of this Website. Unless otherwise indicated, all details, documents and presentations published on this Website are under the sole ownership of Merck Specialities Private Limited. Unless written consent has been obtained from Merck Specialities Private Limited, no permission is given to import published and copyrighted content from this Site to other programs or Websites or to use such content in any other way. Links that may appear on this Site are intended solely for the User’s convenience in identifying and accessing other sources of information, and are not to be construed as being endorsed by or affiliated with Merck. This website may lead to other apps or websites, including those operated and maintained by third parties. This Site includes these links solely as a convenience to the User, and the presence of such links does not imply a responsibility for the linked app or site or an endorsement of the linked app or site, its operator, or its contents. International users must observe the special provisions under local legislations. Users in the other countries are subject to the conditions of use for the apps and websites of the respective countries.

Merck may revise the Terms of Use at any time without notice to the User and reserves the right to change the terms and conditions applicable to use of the Site. Merck may change or discontinue any aspect of its website at any time, including, its content or features. Such changes shall be effective immediately.

Merck may terminate User's access at any time for any reason. The provisions regarding to disclaimer of warranty, accuracy of information and indemnification shall survive such termination. Merck may monitor access to the Site.

Except for third party content, all content present on this Site is the exclusive property of Merck. The software, text, images, graphics, video and audio used on this Site belong to Merck. No material from this Site may be copied, modified, reproduced, republished, uploaded, transmitted, posted or distributed in any form without prior written permission from Merck. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Unauthorized use of the materials appearing on this Site may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws, and could result in criminal or civil penalties.

a. The Site, and all data, statements content, materials, information, software, products and services provided on the Site, are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Merck expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non infringement.
b.Merck makes no warranty that: (a) the Site will meet the User’s requirements; (b) the Site will be available on an uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free basis; (c) the results that may be obtained from the use of the Site or any services offered through the Site will be accurate, reliable, complete, true, up-to-date or non-misleading.

In no event will Merck be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, punitive or consequential damages of any type whatsoever related to or arising from this Site or any use of this Site, its or of any site or app or resource / information linked to, referenced or accessed through this Site, or for the use of or downloading of, or access to, any materials, information, products, or services, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, lost savings or loss of programs or other data, even if Merck is expressly advised of the possibility of such damages. This exclusion and waiver of liability applies to all causes of action, whether based on contract, warranty, tort, or any other legal theories. The User agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Merck, its subsidiaries and affiliates its officers, directors, employees and agents from any claim, cost, expense, judgment or other loss relating to User’s use of this Site including, without limitation of the foregoing, any action User takes which is in violation of the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use.

The User's right to privacy is of paramount importance to Merck. Any information provided by the User will not be shared with any third party other than what is necessary. Merck reserves the right to use the information to provide the User a more personalized online experience.

The failure of Merck to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. The invalidity of any portion of these Terms of Use by a proper legal authority shall not affect the remaining portions of these Terms of Use or any part thereof, and these Terms of Use shall be construed, as if the invalid portion or portions had not been inserted therein.

We are committed to respecting the User’s privacy. We urge all users of http://www.allergocover.co.in (the "Site") to read this Privacy Policy to learn more about the policies and practices that we have developed to safeguard the User’s personal information.

- Online Contact Forms -

We are committed to respecting your (the “User’s”) privacy. We urge all users of http://www.allergocover.co.in (the "Site") to read this Privacy Policy to learn more about the policies and practices that we have developed to safeguard the User’s personal information.

We use SSL for the online contact forms, which ensures that all communications between the User and our mail server will be encrypted (https:// instead of http:// in the address bar of contact forms). The User’s message contents will be hidden from prying eyes and encryption helps mitigate identity theft, the sending of false messages, etc. However, since the form messages are transmitted over the Internet, Merck cannot assure that the messages are completely secure. If the User is uncomfortable with such risks, the User may decide not to use the online forms to communicate with Merck. The User must be aware that the messages may be delayed or undelivered.

We also have access to the following categories of information regarding the User and the User’s visit to the Site.

- IP Address -
We record the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the User’s computer when the User visits the Site. The IP address does not identify the User personally, but it is what allows us to maintain communications with the User as the User moves about the Site.

- Cookies -
We also collect information about the User’s use of the Site through cookies and similar technology. A "cookie" is a unique numeric code that we transfer to the User’s computer so that we can keep track of the User’s interests and preferences and recognize the User as a return visitor to the Site. Cookie technology allows us to collect "clickstream" data, which is not personally identifying information, but that which reflects the User’s activities on the Site, including the User’s interest in certain Site categories. We do not share tracking information with unaffiliated companies, and we do not allow other companies to place cookies on our Site

- How We Use The User’s Information -
We use the information about the User’s use of the services and activities on the Site to monitor user traffic patterns & try to analyze what our users prefer so that we can design better services & activities for the User.

- Remarketing with Google Analytics -
Merck uses analytics data & the double click cookie to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to our website. The User have the ability to opt out of the double click cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page or by opting out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page.

- Changes in Our Privacy Policy -
We will occasionally update this privacy statement. For material changes to this statement, we will notify the User by placing a prominent notice on our Web site.”

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