Thank you for visiting The World Awake website (the “Website”). This Website is provided by Novo Nordisk A/S, Global Marketing, Vandtårnsvej 114, 2860 Soeborg, Denmark, telephone +45 4444 8888, CVR number 24 25 67 90 (“Novo Nordisk”).
We strive to make a difference and improve the life of millions of people affected by diabetes and other illnesses around the world. This Website is created solely to provide information on nocturnal hypoglycaemia and the impact it has on the lives of people with diabetes.
Being an industry leader in Corporate Social Responsibility, we take your privacy seriously. We provide this notice to explain our online information and cookie practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used on this Website. Some information we may ask you for directly, but other information is collected automatically. As a result, information gathered by us can be divided into two main categories.
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some information, such as a unique identifier, the site name and some digits and numbers.
Information we gather automatically via cookies:
On our Website, we and our collaborator’s use the following types of cookies:
If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our Website you can do this through your browser settings. The ‘Help’ function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to reject the storage of cookies on a wide variety of browsers.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact your use of our Website.
At times, we need to collect more personal information about you. Some areas/parts of our Website might require you to register in order to log in; we might ask you for information such as your age and occupation to better understand the purpose of your visit, and to improve your visitor experience. In any case, whenever we ask you for any personally information that can be used to identify you as an individual, we will always provide an explanation as to why we gather the information, how we gather it, how we store it, and how we plan on treating and using it.
We will only gather and store personally identifiable information for the purpose stated during the gathering process. When we finish processing your information for the stated purpose, we will erase and destroy it to ensure your privacy.
We do not collect or retain sensitive personal data such as relating to your health, ethnic origin, religious believes or political conviction etc., at this Website. In the rare case where we do seek to collect such data we will do so in strict compliance with local data privacy law.
Protecting the privacy of children is important. Novo Nordisk does not intend to collect personally identifiable information from children (a child is defined as being under the age of 18) without permission of the child’s parent or legal guardian. Children should NOT submit personally identifiable information to Novo Nordisk without the explicit permission of their parent or legal guardian.
Where appropriate, we will instruct children not to submit personal information. If your child has submitted personal information and you would like to request that such information be removed, please contact us.
We take protecting your personal data very seriously and comply strictly with the provisions of data protection laws. Personal data is collected on this Website only to the extent required. Under no circumstances is the collected data sold on to third-parties for any reason.
As a global organisation personal data we collect may be transferred internationally within Novo Nordisk’s global organization. We have internal policies in place to ensure an adequate level of protection irrespective of where in Novo Nordisk your data is located.
We will never transfer or sell personally identifiable information about our visitors to a third party unless we explicitly state so at the time of collection, or ask for your permission before doing so. However, in compliance with data protection laws we may share your data with our data processors, e.g. agencies or advisors.
You are entitled to know whether we hold personal information about you and, if we do, obtain insight to that data and require it to be corrected if it is inaccurate. You are also entitled to know the purposes for which it is processed and you have the right to ask for your data to be deleted or rectified. Please contact us using the contact details in section 6 below, if you wish to obtain insight in your personal information.
The content presented on this Website is presented solely for informational purposes. The Website does not provide you with advice or recommendation of any kind and should not be relied on as the basis for any decision or action. You are advised to consult professional advisors in the appropriate field with respect to the applicability of any particular aspect of the contents. Further, the Website provides information on diseases and their overall treatment methods. Such information is not intended as medical advice and the information not a substitute for the advice of a health care professional. If you have or suspect having any health problems, you should consult your general practitioner or other qualified health provider.
The information on this Website is provided “as is” and Novo Nordisk makes no representations or warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Novo Nordisk makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to the completeness, accuracy, timeliness, availability, functionality and compliance with applicable laws of the Website. By using this Website you accept the risk that the information may be incomplete or inaccurate or may not meet your needs or requirements.
Neither Novo Nordisk nor our content providers shall be liable for any damages or injury arising out of your access to, or inability to access, this Website or from your reliance on any information provided herein. Novo Nordisk disclaims any and all liability for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, and special or other damages, lost opportunities, lost profit or any other loss or damages of any kind. This limitation includes damages or any viruses, which may affect your computer equipment.
Novo Nordisk does not endorse websites linking to Novo Nordisk sites. Novo Nordisk is not responsible for content on these liked sites, even if they are linked to from this Website, or for control over information that users may choose to provide to these sites.
Novo Nordisk reserves its right to alter, modify, substitute or delete any content of or may restrict access to or discontinue distribution of this Website at any time and at its sole discretion.
The content, including all texts, logos, pictures etc., of this Website is the property of Novo Nordisk and is protected by copyright laws. The trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos and products displayed on this Website are protected by intellectual property rights worldwide, and no use of any of these may be made without the prior written consent of Novo Nordisk. You are welcome to download the content of this Website, however, solely for your personal and non-commercial use. No modification, use, transfer, copy or further reproduction of the contents is permitted.
Novo Nordisk is a member of the Danish Ethical Committee for the Pharmaceutical Industry (ENLI) and thereby also subject to the ENLI Code and the supervision of the Ethical Committee.
If you have any questions about this Website you may contact us via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone number +45 4444 8888, where you should ask for Global Marketing.
Your access and use of this Website and the contents hereof shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the Laws of Denmark, without regard to any conflict of laws principles. Any disputes arising out of out of the use of this Website shall be decided by the courts of Denmark.