British Thoracic Society: Web Site Terms and Conditions

This notice applies to all BTS websites with the address or URL ending in brit-thoracic.org.uk or respiratoryfutures.org.uk (the “Websites”).

Materials on the Websites are directed primarily at those who access this web site from the United Kingdom. The British Thoracic Society makes no representation that any products referred to in the materials on the websites are appropriate for use, or available in other locations. Those who choose to access these sites from other locations are responsible for compliance with the local laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

You agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any of the material contained in these sites or use it for any other purpose other than for your personal non-commercial use.

The British Thoracic Society will use all reasonable care to ensure that the information on the websites is accurate and up to date but makes no representations, warranties or assurances (express or implied) as to the accuracy, currency or completeness of such information. The British Thoracic Society shall not be liable for any financial loss, damage or injury which may arise from the use of or reliance upon any information or advice provided in the websites.

The BTS does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in these sites will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.

Certain hypertext links in this site will lead to web sites which are not under the control of the British Thoracic Society. When you activate any of these you will leave the British Thoracic Society websites and the British Thoracic Society has no control over and will accept no responsibility or liability in respect of the material of any web site which is not under the control of the British Thoracic Society.

The exclusions of liability in paragraphs 3 and 4 above shall not apply to any damages arising from death or personal injury caused by the negligence of the British Thoracic Society.

This legal notice shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. If any provision of this legal notice shall be unlawful, void or for any reasons unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. The British Thoracic Society hereby authorises you to copy materials published by it on the World Wide Web for non-commercial use only, provided any copy of these materials which you make shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained herein.

Should any viewer of a British Thoracic Society published document respond with information including feedback data such as questions, comments, suggestions, or the like regarding the content of any such British Thoracic Society material, such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and we shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute the information to others without limitation. We shall be free to use any ideas, concepts know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such information.

If these terms and conditions are not accepted in full, the use of the sites must be terminated immediately.

 

January 2018