HQ Home Quarters (“HQ”) and Big Red Bus Web Design (“BRB”) Disclaimer
1 The Agreement
Please read the following terms and conditions of agreement. By accessing or visiting this web site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not wish to be so bound, you must not access or visit this web site.
Copyright in this web site rests with HQ and BRB unless otherwise stated. You may download and use information from this web site for your own personal reference only. Such information is not to be used for commercial purposes and it must not otherwise be reproduced, distributed or transmitted to any other person or otherwise incorporated into any publication without the prior permission of HQ and BRB.
2.2 Disclaimer: general
HQ does not warrant that information provided by HQ in the course of business is all-inclusive or accurate or current as to its content and clients should make independent enquiries in all situations where they intend to rely upon such information.
HQ and BRB accept no liability or responsibility to any person or entity as a consequence of acting upon or in any way relying upon the information or material contained in this web site.
You agree that the use of this web site is at your sole risk and you understand that you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or for any loss of data that results from any material and/or data downloaded from this website or otherwise.
HQ and BRB do not warrant that any defects in this web site will be corrected or that this web site or the server that makes it available will be free of viruses or other harmful elements.
As a user or visitor to this web site you agree to take full responsibility for all costs associated with its use and you agree to fully indemnify HQ and BRB against all claims and damages arising directly or indirectly from or related to your access and use of this web site.
2.3 Content: accuracy and currency and subject to change
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and currency of information contained within this web site. HQ and BRB give no assurance and do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, currency, non-infringement or availability of information on this web site and take no responsibility for circumstances which may affect the accuracy or currency of information on this web site. If you consider any information inaccurate or misleading in any way HQ and BRB bear no legal responsibility but invite you to contact this webmaster at BRB.
HQ and BRB reserve the right to make changes to web site content at any time and without notice and shall bear no legal responsibility for technical inaccuracies or typographical errors which may occur.
2.4 Content: general comment
All web site content is general comment only. Information posted on this web site must not be construed as professional advice. Web site content is not intended to replace consultation with a qualified professional. No person or entity shall rely on any information contained in this web site. It is recommended that users and visitors to this web site obtain specific advice from a qualified professional.
2.5 Content: no warranties or contract
No information on this web site shall create a warranty. This web site is provided on an “as is” or “with all faults” basis without warranties of any kind, express or implied. This disclaimer applies to, but is not limited to, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and any warranty which may otherwise arise from a trade practice, course of dealing or usage. This web site is not intended to be a contract, explicit or implied.
2.6 Content: no representations or endorsements
All Web site references to legal entities; their products or services; hypertext links to other web sites; or mentions/images of trade names or trademarks are provided solely for the purpose of convenience and do not constitute or imply any representation or endorsement by HQ or BRB who are not responsible for the web site content, practices, products or services of any other unrelated legal entity and are not liable for any resulting damage or injury.
2.7 Content: links to other sites
This web site may contain links or references to other web sites. HQ and BRB are not responsible for the accuracy, legality or copyright compliance of any information contained therein.
2.8 Web site: access at own risk
Persons or entities who access or visit this web site assume all responsibility and risk for the use of this web site and the Internet generally. Under no circumstances, including negligence, shall HQ or BRB be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages or loss of profits that result from the use or inability to use this website and/or any other websites which are linked to this site.
HQ and BRB bear no legal liability for such events as interruptions, file deletions, viruses, defects, performance or communication failures, theft or unauthorised access which may occur from accessing or using this web site.
2.9 Third Party Services and Products: no warranty
In the course of business, HQ and BRB use services and products including but not limited to software which have been produced and/or supplied by third parties (“Third Party Services and Products”).
HQ and BRB do not give any warranty in relation to Third Party Services and Products, whether disclosed on this web site or not, including any warranty as to their features, performance, merchantability or fitness for purpose and are not liable for any claim or breach arising in relation to Third Party Services and Products.
3 Web site: security features and indemnity
By accessing or visiting this web site, you agree to observe and maintain the confidentiality of all security features relating to the use of this web site (including passwords, access arrangements, etc). HQ and BRB will not be liable for damages arising from any unauthorised breach or disclosure of these security features. You agree to indemnify HQ and BRB for any loss or liability incurred by them arising from any unlawful, unauthorised or improper access or use of this web site or any breach of these terms by you or your employees, staff, contractors or agents.
4 Web site: availability
HQ and BRB do not guarantee constant availability of access to this web site and accept no liability for down time or access failure for whatever reason. You agree to take no legal action against HQ or BRB for any loss incurred as a result of failure to access this web site.
5 Internet: transmission security
While every reasonable effort has been made to protect data transmission over the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed as totally secure. You agree that all information sent to HQ or BRB is transmitted at your own risk.
6 Governing Law
These terms and conditions will be governed by and constructed according to the laws of New South Wales, Australia. The imitations of liability mentioned in this agreement shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
HQ and BRB includes associated entities, related companies and all principals, directors, employees, staff, contractors and agents of all of them.
By accessing this website (homequarters.com.au), you acknowledge the terms and conditions expressed herein. We reserve the right to change this policy at our sole discretion and without notice.
What information is collected, and why?
When a user visits our website, we collect information about the visit that does not identify the user personally. We track information such as the domain from which the user is visiting and the user’s browser type. We also collect specific information regarding the user’s session on our website. This includes items such as the date and time of the visit and the pages viewed.
Sometimes we ask a user to voluntarily provide personally identifiable information (PII). This information generally includes, but is not limited to, name, e-mail address, postal address, and telephone number. We request this information when the user requests one of the following:
- To register to attend an on-line seminar or demonstration
- To receive specific information from us such as a whitepaper or code sample
- To sign up for a mailing list
- To correspond with us
- Or any other such activity that we deem necessary
HQ Home Quarters does not collect any personally identifiable financial or health-related information. We do not intentionally collect information from children under the age of 13.
How is the information used?
Non-personally identifiable information (non-PII) is collected to allow us to analyze how our website is used and to improve the content and service the website provides.
Personally identifiable information is collected for analysis to improve the content of the website and the services we provide the user.
HQ Home Quarters owns the collected information and will not sell, trade, or rent the information to others. We may use the information to continue contact with the user. This may include contact such as follow-up calls, e-mail correspondence, or mail correspondence to follow-up on the contact or to provide marketing information about promotions, new services, or important website changes. HQ Home Quarters may share this information with its business partners for the specific purpose of a promotion or service offering.
Are “Cookies” used on the website?
How is personally identifiable information safeguarded?
HQ Home Quarters utilizes industry standard methods and mechanisms such as firewalls, intrusion monitoring, and passwords to protect electronic information. Multiple physical security methods such as locking devices and 24 hour premise monitoring are also employed. Finally, access to PII is limited to a small number of personnel and on a need-to-know basis.
Links to other web sites
HQ Home Quarters web site may contain links to other internet web sites. HQ Home Quarters neither controls nor endorses external sites and is not responsible for the content of such sites. This policy does not cover the privacy policies and data collection practices of non-HQ Home Quarters web sites.
How to opt out of correspondence
Based on the information a user has provided, HQ Home Quarters may send e-mail correspondence to the user. Each correspondence will contain an easy means to opt out of further correspondence.