Organization Information:

Abbott Laboratories
100 Abbott Park Road
Abbott Park, Illinois 60064
Phone: 847-938-3000
Fax: 847-937-8631
Contact Information:

Contact Office: Legal Regulatory & Compliance Department
Contact Name: David L. Ralston, Division Counsel
Phone: 847-935-8863 Fax: 847-936-5883 Email:

Corporate Officer Information:

Corporate Officer: Stephen R. Fussell, Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Phone: 847-935-4878 Fax: 847-937-3966 Email:

Safe Harbor Information:

Signed up to safe harbor 02/08/2007 12:30:33 PM
Next certification 02/08/2010
EU/EEA Countries From Which Personal Information Is Received: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
Industry Sector: Drugs & Pharmaceuticals - (DRG)
Personal Information Received From the EU: Employee Personal Information is transferred from the EU to the U.S. for Abbott employees resident outside the U.S. This includes information available in employee’s personal profile (e.g., home address and phone number, work and compensation history, planned salary, earnings, career development, paid time off, salary grade, language preferences, education, emergency contacts, gender). It also includes some sensitive personal information (e.g., race, ethnicity, health information). Among the reasons Abbott collects, stores and processes personal information are: employee management and administration generally (including both during and after employment), employment verification, administering employee benefits, administering personal short or long term compensation programs or benefits, evaluating performances, managing corporate programs, conducting disciplinary proceedings, addressing labor relations issues, processing health insurance claims, and maintaining and monitoring usage of internal networks and IT systems. Abbott also contracts with third party providers to render related services, including payroll processors, call centers and support services.
Privacy Policy Effective: February 7, 2007
Regulated by: Federal Trade Commission
Privacy Programs: None
Verification: In-House Verification
Dispute Resolution: Employees who have concerns regarding the processing of their Employee Personal Information are encouraged to notify their local Privacy Coordinator. Complaints will be resolved in accordance with Abbott’s existing formal complaints procedures.
For Abbott employees located in the EU, if efforts to resolve concerns internally are unsatisfactory, employees may contact the panel of EU data protection authorities. Abbott will cooperate in the resolution of such inquiries and will comply with the advice given by the panel.
Personal Data Covered: Human resources data (paper, electronic)
Human Resource Data Covered: Yes

Do you agree to cooperate and comply with the European Data Protection Authorities? Yes

Certification Status: Current
Compliance Status:

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