Website Terms & Conditions
The term “The Pernicious Anaemia Society”, “PAS” or “us” or “we” refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is Level 4 Brackla House, Brackla Street, Bridgend, Bridgend South Wales, CF31 1BZ. Our charity registration number is 1147839 and our company registration number is 07904047. The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of our website.
The Pernicious Anaemia Society reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions from time to time by updating this page. Your continued use of this site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified.
The use of this website is subject to the following terms:
Content means all material including, without limitation, text, video, graphics and audio, published on the website. The Content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice. Professional, medical or other advice should be obtained before acting on information contained on this site as no responsibility can be accepted by The Pernicious Anaemia Society as a result of action taken or not taken because of the Content. It is your responsibility to ensure that any treatments, products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements in consultation with your doctor(s) or healthcare professionals.
We endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, but we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, opinions, services or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose or that of information contained within the websites of organisations listed on and/or linked to from this website. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore entirely at your own risk.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of The Pernicious Anaemia Society. We have no control over the nature, Content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement of the views expressed within them. Reliance on any information in such websites is subject to the websites’ own terms and conditions and entirely at your own risk
You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
This website and its Content is copyright of The Pernicious Anaemia Society- © The Pernicious Anaemia Society 2020. The PAS logo is a trade mark of The Pernicious Anaemia Society. All rights reserved.
Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the Contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:
◦ You may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only
◦ You may copy the Content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material.
You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the Content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.
All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website. Nothing contained on the website shall be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trade marks without the prior written consent of The Pernicious Anaemia Society.
Unauthorised use of this website may give to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without prior written consent from The Pernicious Anaemia Society.
Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Scotland and Wales.
Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, the Pernicious Anaemia Society takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to routine maintenance or technical issues beyond our control.
Conditions relating to the use of the Forum
The Health Unlocked Forum is managed by an independent limited company and you are governed by the terms and conditions of that organisation. Members of The Pernicious Anaemia Society may provide administration support or comment in this Forum but do so in their personal capacity and we neither endorse nor take any responsibility or liability for any comment or views posted on the Forum by any of our Members.
The Pernicious Anaemia Society section on the HU Forum is for debate and discussion. It is not a suitable place to obtain medical advice. The HU Forum is not exclusive to members of the Pernicious Anaemia Society. The Pernicious Anaemia Society cannot be held responsible for the actions of any poster whether or not they members of the Pernicious Anaemia Society. By posting on the HU Forum you are subject to the terms and conditions of that Forum.
Posts on News Items on our Website are moderated and The Pernicious Anaemia Society reserves the right to delete, edit or block, respond or comment on any post.
If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (eg contest entries) or without request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials (hereafter Material), whether online, by email or by postal mail, or otherwise, you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any Material. We are and shall not be under any obligation to 1) maintain any Material in confidence and 2) to pay compensation or 3) make any response.
You grant to us a worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive licence (including the right to sub-license) to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any Material (in whole or part) you upload, post or e-mail and/or to incorporate such Material in other works in any form, media or technology.
Indemnity and Liability
You acknowledge these terms and conditions act as a general release of The Pernicious Anaemia Society (and its officers, directors, agents and employees) from any liability to you for any claims, loss or damages arising out of or in any way connected to your use of this site and that all such liability is excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Particularly, you acknowledge we shall not be liable to you for any direct or indirect loss or damage, including consequential loss and loss of profits, goodwill, business opportunities or data, whether arising in tort (including negligence), contract or otherwise, arising out of or related to your use or inability to use this site or based upon your reliance on the information presented, even if you have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Nothing within these terms limits or restricts our liability to you for death or personal injury resulting from the Pernicious Anaemia Society’s negligence or that of its employees or agents.
You agree to indemnify and hold us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, officers, agents or partners harmless from and against any direct or indirect loss or damage (including consequential loss and loss of profits, goodwill or business opportunities) arising from any third party claim whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise in relation to any Content you upload, post or e-mail on or through our site, your use of them or your breach of any of the provisions of these terms.
As soon as we are made aware of activities which breach these terms prompt action will be taken. If you witness such breaches anywhere on our site, please notify us immediately.
On being made aware of any such breaches, we may ban, delete or prohibit any Content which relates to those breaches or which we judge harmful to individuals or the rights of the Pernicious Anaemia Society or any of our affiliates, licensors or partners.
We reserve the right to take whatever action we deem necessary to prevent such breaches. All incidents will be logged and our decision is final in all such cases.
In addition we may at any time move, modify or remove any Content or take further legal action as a result of breaches or suspected breaches of these rules, any applicable laws or regulations or where our rights or third party rights are threatened or infringed.
Members and Professionals
The Pernicious Anaemia Society restricts access to some parts of the website and may from time to time restrict other parts or the entire website, to users who have registered. The use of restricted sections on our website of any and all material aimed at Members or Healthcare Professionals are governed by the terms and conditions of your membership in addition to the Terms and Conditions herein. You hereby warrant that you are a current Member of Healthcare Professional within the meaning of those terms at the time of access to and use of the relevant sections of our website.
If you are provided with a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential and you must not disclose it to any third party. Pernicious Anaemia Society reserves the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by or allocated to you, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms and conditions.
In addition to other prohibitions set forth herein you are prohibited from using the site or its Content for a) any unlawful purpose b) to solicit others to perform or participate in unlawful acts c) to violate any national or international laws, regulations, rules or local ordnances d) to infringe upon our violate our intellectual property e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin or disability, f) upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality of the website, other websites or the internet.
We reserve the right to terminate your use of the website for violating any of the prohibited uses.
Our failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.
If any part of the terms is unenforceable, invalid or illegal (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to you) the enforceability, validity or legality of any other part of these terms will not be affected or impaired in any way.
These Terms and Conditions shall be construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. By using the Pernicious Anaemia Society’s website you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in England and Wales in respect of all matters or disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions. The Pernicious Anaemia Society reserves the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these terms and conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
If you have any concerns about the content of these terms and conditions or wish to contact the Pernicious Anaemia Society please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org
Last updated September 2020