Terms of Use

Terms of Use

By accessing this website and any other websites associated with BCIRPU (“website”), and any of their pages, the user (also referred to herein as “you”) acknowledges this notice, and agrees to the terms and conditions set out below (“Terms and Conditions”). If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, immediately exit from the website and do not access any other pages.

These Terms & Conditions may be updated without notice to you, so please check these regularly. Your continued use of the website shall constitute your acceptance to be bound by the Terms and Conditions and any changes thereto.

By using this website or any part of it (including the blog or any interactive areas), you assume all risks associated with the use of this site, including any risk of relying on information or content found on this site; or risk to your computer, software or data being damaged.

The BC Injury Research & Prevention Unit owns this Website. All information on the Site (the “Information”) is copyrighted by the BC Injury Research & Prevention Unit, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, or by other contributors. The BC Injury Research & Prevention Unit and related words, domain names and logos are the property of the BC Injury Research & Prevention Unit. All other trademarks, product names and company names or logos cited herein are the property of their respective owners.

The injury prevention and safety information provided on this website is provided for informational and educational purposes only and is not designed or intended to constitute professional advice, whether medical, legal, or otherwise. This online resource is not a substitute for the personalized judgment and care of a trained medical professional.

You are granted a limited license to display on your computer, print, download and use the Information for your own personal, non-commercial or educational purposes only, provided the Information is not modified and all copyright and other proprietary notices are retained. None of the Information may be otherwise reproduced, republished or re-disseminated in any manner or form without the prior written consent of an authorized representative of the BC Injury Research & Prevention Unit.

Any links provided to other sites are provided as a reference to help you identify and locate other resources that may be of interest. These links to outside sites and resources were independently developed by parties other than BCIRPU therefore BCIRPU does not assume any responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information on or available from such sites or resources. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by BCIRPU of the site.

BCIRPU and its officers, directors, employees, agents and any other parties involved in the creation, production or delivery of the website including the provision of the Information disclaim any responsibility and shall not be liable for any damages, claims, liabilities, costs or obligations including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or other damages (collectively the “Damages”) whatsoever and howsoever caused, arising out of or in connection with the use or misuse of the Site or the Information whether such Damages arise in contract, tort, negligence, equity or statute law or by way of any other legal theory.

Information on this website is believed to be accurate and reliable however we do not guarantee its accuracy or reliability therefore reliance on any information appearing on the Site is at your own risk. The Information is supplied “AS IS” and may contain technical, typographical or other errors and should not be assumed to be error free. The information may also be changed from time to time without notice.

Your Contributions to the Website

If you submit or upload any content to the website, you agree to accept and comply with the following rules at all times. In these Terms & Conditions, “content” means any blog, comment or other user generated content.

You are wholly responsible for all content posted by you on the website. You must not post or upload any content or use the website in a way that breaches any law or infringes any organization/individuals’ rights. You agree to not post or upload any content or use the website in a way that is offensive, threatening, defamatory, obscene, harassing, false, misleading or unreliable.

We do not guarantee that we moderate any content posted to the website but we reserve the right to review/remove/edit any content at any time (including any blogs or comments). We also reserve our right to terminate your access to the website or any part of it.