TERMS & CONDITIONS
This page states the Terms and Conditions under which you may use the Dignity4Patients website www.dignity4patients.org (the “Site”). Please read our Terms and Conditions carefully. If you do not accept our Terms and Conditions stated here, do not use our website. This website is operated from Ireland by Dignity4Patients Ireland CLG. Dignity4Patients is a company limited by guarantee, registered at Park Heights, Grange Rath, Drogheda, Co. Meath. Company registration number: 481850. Registered charity number: 20074463 Dignity4Patients may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this page. You agree to visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions, because they are binding on you and each time you use the website you agree to be bound by the current terms and conditions.
INFORMATION ON THE SITE
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Dignity4Patients and whilst we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. Our website is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice. You should not disregard your own professional adviser’s opinion, or delay in seeking such an opinion, because of something you read or anticipate reading on this website.
The contents of the website, such as articles, other text, graphics, images, software and other material (“Material”), are protected by copyright under both Irish and foreign laws. Dignity4Patients authorises you to view and download a single copy of the material on our website solely for your personal, non-commercial use. Unauthorised use, distribution or reproduction of the material may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. If you violate any of these Terms and conditions, your permission to use the material automatically terminates, without prejudice to any other rights or remedies which may be available.
Any communication which you post directly on the website is considered to be non-confidential. In accessing the website you accept that electronic mail passing over the Internet may not be free from interference by third parties. Consequently, Dignity4Patients cannot guarantee the privacy or confidentiality of any information relating to the user passing over the Internet. You agree not to use the website or cause or permit any materials to be used:- • so as to jeopardise or prejudice the operation, quality or integrity of the website or materials, or the operation, quality or integrity of any telecommunications network; • for any commercial purpose including any surveys, contests or pyramid schemes, nor to use the website to participate in or cause others to participate in sending chain letters, junk e-mail, spam, duplicative or unsolicited messages, advertising or promotional material; • to harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; • to distribute, download, upload or transmit any material which contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, or any other harmful or deleterious programs; • contrary to the terms and conditions of any Internet Service Provider whose services you may use. Dignity4Patients reserves the right to expel visitors to the website and prevent their further access to the website for violating these Terms and Conditions or the law. Dignity4Patients also reserves the right to remove communications which are in its view abusive, illegal, or disruptive.
The material may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. Dignity4Patients makes no representations about the lawfulness, accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the material or about the results to be obtained from using the website and the material. In particular, Dignity4Patients makes no warranties or representations as to the lawfulness, accuracy, reliability or quality of any medical opinions made available on the website. The use of our website and the material is entirely at your own risk. Dignity4Patients does not warrant that our website will operate error-free or that the website and its servers are free of computer viruses or other harmful elements. The website and material are provided on an “as is” basis without any warranties of any kind. Dignity4Patients to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaims all conditions and warranties, express or implied including any warranty or terms of merchantability, non-infringement of third parties rights, quiet enjoyment and any warranty of fitness for particular purpose. Dignity4Patients shall not be liable, and shall not otherwise be deemed to be in breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use, for any failure to perform (or delay in performing) any of its obligations hereunder caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control.
DISCLAIMER OF CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES
In no event shall Dignity4Patients or any third parties mentioned on the website be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, incidental, punitive, exemplary, special and consequential damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use our website and/or the Material, whether based on statute, contract, tort (including negligence), or any other legal cause, and whether or not Dignity4Patients is advised of the possibility of such damages.
LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER WEB SITES
Our website contains links to third-party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Dignity4Patients of the content on such third party websites. Dignity4Patients is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third party websites. If you decide to access linked third-party websites, you do so at your own risk and in accordance with the prevailing terms and conditions and privacy policies of such third-party sites. Dignity4Patients generally welcomes the hyper-linking to the website from other appropriate websites provided such links are to our websites homepage (and no deeper within the Site) and provided Dignity4Patients gives its consent to the establishment of such links. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Dignity4Patients reserves the absolute right to refuse to consent to such links without giving reasons. Any links to our website from another website must be presented in such a manner that the viewing of the website is not impaired.
Any disputes, claims or proceedings arising out of or in any way relating to the materials or the website shall be governed by the laws of Ireland. The Irish Courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction for the purpose of any proceedings arising out of or in any way relating to the materials or the website. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. Dignity4Patients may at any time and without liability modify, suspend or discontinue the website or any materials (or any part or specification thereof), with or without notice, for any valid technical, operational or commercial reasons. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Dignity4Patients with respect to the use of our website. Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Dignity4Patients takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.