Terms of Service
ACT reserves the right to modify this document at any time, and without prior notice, by posting amended terms on ACT’s website. Your continued use of ACT’s website indicates your acceptance of the amended Terms of Service.
Description of Service
ACT offers information, news and updates on health, CPR and defibrillator training. It also provides teaching and curriculum resources and games to the public, including teachers and students.
It also offers an online service to enable users to report a rescue or to nominate individuals for awards (the “Reporting Service”).
The ACT’s Reporting Service is not available to any user suspended or removed from the system by ACT for any reason. If you do not qualify, you may not use the ACT’s Reporting Service.
Use of Service
Your use of the ACT’s Reporting Service and website is governed by the Terms of Service. ACT may refuse service with or without prior notice to any user for any or no reason.
You are fully responsible for your activities and conduct on ACT’s website. You are also responsible for the input of all the information you provide. ACT cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage to you or any third-party arising from your failure to comply with this section.
You may print pages from ACT’s Websites for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you do not modify any of the content and you do not remove or alter any visible or non-visible identification, marks, notices, or disclaimers. Other than as specifically described herein, the Websites and their content may not be copied, imitated, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, modified, indexed, catalogued, merged with other data, mirrored or distributed in any way, in whole or in part, without the express prior written consent of ACT (or, in the case of User content, the owner of the rights to the User content).
You agree that ACT may, with or without cause, terminate your access to the Reporting Service without prior notice. Without limiting the foregoing, the following will lead to a termination by ACT of a user’s use of the Reporting Service: (a) breaches or violations of these Terms of Service or other incorporated agreements or guidelines, (b) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, and (c) unexpected technical issues or problems. Furthermore, you agree that all terminations shall be made in the ACT’s sole discretion and that ACT shall not be liable to you nor any third-party for any termination of your access to the ACT’s Reporting Service or website.
You understand and agree not to:
- Use the ACT’s website or Reporting Service for any illegal purpose, including but not limited to conspiring to violate laws.
- Post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, defamatory, discriminatory, hateful, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including, without limitation, any submission constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, national or international law or regulation.
- Falsely state, impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent your identity, or those of others, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym, or misrepresenting your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present.
- Upload, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content or initiate communications which include information that you do not have the right to disclose or make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships.
- Upload, email, transmit or otherwise make available any content or initiate communication that infringes upon patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights or other proprietary rights.
- Upload, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment.
- Forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any communication transmitted through the ACT’s Reporting Service.
- Post content in fields that aren’t intended for that content. Example: Putting an address in a name field.
- Interfere with or disrupt the ACT’s Reporting Service or servers or networks connected to the ACT’s Reporting Service and website, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the ACT’s Reporting Service and website.
Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all applicable local rules including but not limited to rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Canada or the country in which you reside.
Information Provided on this Website
INFORMATION PROVIDED BY OTHER WEBSITES
Access to Service
Use of manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to “crawl” or “spider” any web pages contained in ACT website is strictly prohibited. You agree not to monitor or copy, or allow others to monitor or copy, our web pages or the content included herein. You also agree not to “frame” or otherwise simulate the appearance or function of this website. Furthermore, you agree not to take any action that interferes with the proper working of or places an unreasonable load on our infrastructure, including but not limited to unsolicited communications, attempts to gain unauthorized access, or transmission or activation of computer viruses.
Monitoring and Enforcement
While ACT has the right to monitor activity and content associated with the ACT’s Reporting Service, ACT is not obligated to do so.
By accepting these Terms of Service, you agree to indemnify and otherwise hold harmless ACT, its officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates and other partners from any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages resulting from i) your use of the ACT’s Reporting Service; ii) unauthorized access to or alteration of your communications with or through the ACT’s Reporting Service; iii) unauthorized use of third-party information; or iv) any other matter relating to the information you provide during the use of the ACT’s Reporting Service. Any business transactions or decisions which may arise as a result of the use of ACT are the sole responsibility of the users involved.
Disclaimer of Warranties
You expressly agree that use of the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service is at user’s sole risk. The ACT’s website and the Reporting Service are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. ACT expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether expressed or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
ACT makes no warranty nor are there any conditions that the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service will meet your requirements, or that the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free; nor does ACT make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the ACT’s website, events and the Reporting Service or that defects in the Software will be corrected. ACT assumes no responsibility for the deletion of or failure to store or deliver any user information.
You understand and agrees that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data.
ACT makes no warranty regarding any DOCUMENTS or services obtained through the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from ACT or through the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service shall create any warranty not expressly made herein. The contents of all information provided by ACT are intended for general information purposes AND although ACT atteMPTS to keep information updated, there is no guarantee of same. manuals provided are usually reviewed by reputable entities such as the heart and stroke foundation. ACT and NONE of its DIRECTORS, staff, ETC. express or imply any warranty or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information on this website or for the contents of linked websites. ACT will not be held liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising under this disclaimer or in connection with our website. By using our website, you accept this disclaimer in full.
ACT will attempt in good faith to resolve any technical problems you may experience with the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service. If you experience a problem with the ACT’s website and the Reporting Service, you can send an email to email@example.com.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
These Terms of Service constitutes the entire agreement between you and ACT and governs your use of the ACT’s Reporting Service and website, superseding any prior agreements between you and the ACT.
Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ACT SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF ACT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE ACT’S WEBSITE OR REPORTING SERVICE.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY WARRANTY IMPLIED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL THE ACT’S TOTAL CUMULATIVE DAMAGES EXCEED CND$100.
The User Agreement between you and the ACT, and all other communications and business relationships between you and ACT will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario (without regard to conflict of laws principles).
TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS
ACT’s website, ACT logo, and other ACT logos and names are trademarks (pending or registered or through common law rights) of ACT. You agree not to display or use these trademarks in any manner without the ACT’s prior written consent. Further all materials and contents available on ACT’s website are copyrighted or licensed to ACT. You agree not to use these materials in any manner that would breach copyright or common law legislation.
The section titles of this Terms of Service Agreement are displayed for convenience only and have no legal effect. Please send any questions or comments, or report violations of this Terms of Service Agreement to: firstname.lastname@example.org.