WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This website and its contents are owned or licensed by the University of South Australia (we, us or our).
USE OF THIS WEBSITE
You may only use this website if you are at least 18 years of age. Our questionnaires and modules are not intended for persons under 18 years of age and we do not knowingly collect personal data from, or allow, such persons to register as participants in our study or program. If it comes to our attention that we have collected personal data from such a person, we may delete this information without further notice.
AGREEMENT TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS
To the maximum extent permitted by law, these terms and conditions (Terms and Conditions) govern the use of this website, and we may amend them from time to time. Every time you use this website or submit content, materials or answers to our questionnaire, you are acknowledging to us that you:
(a) have read the Terms and Conditions as they stand at the time and agree to be bound by them; and
(b) are at least 18 years of age.
If any of these Terms and Conditions are illegal or unenforceable at law, they may be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions will continue in full force and effect.
OUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Unless expressly stated otherwise, we own or have rights to use all content appearing on this website (including trade marks, logos and copyright material). You must not use any trade marks, logos, copyright material or other content on this website, except with our express written consent or as permitted under applicable Australian and international laws.
CONTENT WE PROVIDE
Unless stated otherwise, we grant to you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive and revocable license to use any files that we expressly state are available for download on this website, for the purposes of participating in our study or completing the modules. You must not copy, communicate to the public, modify, reverse engineer, or otherwise transfer any right in those files.
We cannot guarantee that any information obtained from this website is free from computer viruses, other faults or defects. It is your responsibility to scan the information for computer viruses, and you assume the risk of any damage to your computer and associated equipment arising out of installation, downloading or use, of content or materials on this website.
LINKS TO EXTERNAL WEBSITES
Our website may contain links to other websites or advertisements of goods and services available from third parties. We are not responsible for the content of those websites or advertisements, or any goods or services made available on them. Unless we expressly state otherwise, we are in no way endorsing, sponsoring or suggesting an affiliation with that party or their goods or services.
CONTENT YOU PROVIDE
You are fully responsible for any content that you submit to us via the website. If you choose to consent to participate in our research, you grant us a licence to use that content for our research purposes without a licence fee or further reference to, or acknowledgement of, you.
You agree that you will not use this website to post or display:
(a) content that you do not have the right to post or display, or that violates the intellectual property, confidentiality, privacy or other rights of any person or entity;
(b) content that is offensive, abusive, defamatory, discriminatory or false or misleading;
(c) advertising or promotional materials of any kind; or
(d) content that contains software viruses or anything harmful to this website.
We reserve the right to edit or remove any user content at any time.
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION AND PRIVACY
We will make a record of all visits to this website using tools such as the Google Analytics Web statistics service. We log the following information for statistical purposes – IP address, the date and time of the visit to the site, the pages accessed and documents downloaded, the previous site visited and the type of browser and OS being used.
If you choose to participate in the study, please note that:
(a) whilst personal information gained during the study will be published and used for research and academic purposes, you will not be identified in the publication; and
(b) subject to ethics approval, your anonymised raw data may be viewed by other third parties assisting us with the study.
When you register on this website, you will receive a login and password in order to access the modules. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login and password and will remain responsible for any activities that occur using your login or password. You will notify us if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your password.
By supplying us with personal information through this website, you accept the inherent security risk of dealing online over the internet. To the maximum extent permitted by law, you agree not to hold us responsible for any unauthorised access to your personal information.
NOT PROFESSIONAL OR MEDICAL ADVICE
In some instances, you may be asked questions pertaining to your health. This website (and the materials which are accessible from it) are not a substitute for independent professional advice from an appropriately qualified medical practitioner or specialist.
No information provided on this website, or questions asked of participants, is intended to be used as medical advice and should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any medical condition, nor should it be used for therapeutic purposes.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We provide this website on an “as is” basis. We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that this website is accurate, but make no representation as to its accuracy, completeness, currency or the reliability of its content.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, all warranties and implied terms are excluded from these Terms and Conditions. If we are found to be providing any services to you for which any warranty or term is implied by law in these Terms and Conditions, our liability is limited to, at our discretion:
(a) supply of the services again; or
(b) payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, you also waive any and all claims that you may have against us arising from your use of this website or participation in our study.
To the extent permitted by law, the laws of South Australia, Australia, govern these Terms and Conditions.