PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE
1. WHAT’S IN THESE TERMS?
These terms tell you the rules for using our website www.fgdp.org.uk (which we call “our site”).
Click on the links below to go straight to more information on each area:
- Who we are and how to contact us firstname.lastname@example.org.
- By using our site you accept these terms
- There are other terms that may apply to you.
- We may make changes to these terms and to our site.
- We may suspend or withdraw our site.
- You must keep your account details safe.
- How you may use material on our site.
- Do not rely on information on our site.
- We are not responsible for websites we link to.
- Rules about linking to our site.
- User-generated content is not approved by us.
- Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you.
- How we may use your personal information.
- We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them.
- Which country’s laws apply to any disputes?
2. WHO WE ARE AND HOW TO CONTACT US
21. ‘We’ refers to the The Faculty of General Dental Practice(UK) (FGDP(UK)) and all related subsets and intercollegiate committees, as a Faculty of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
2.2 www.fgdp.org.uk is a site operated and maintained by The Faculty of General Dental Practice(UK), under the authority of The Royal College of Surgeons of England. The Royal College of Surgeons is a charity incorporated by Royal Charter under charity number 212808. Our main address is FGDP(UK), at The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, WC2A 3PE.
2.3 For matters to do with our site, to contact us, please email or write to us at Head of Operations, FGDP(UK), The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, WC2A 3PE.
2.4 For any other matter, please contact us using the relevant contact details on our ‘Contact Us’ page.
3. BY USING OUR SITE YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS
3.3 If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.
4. THERE ARE OTHER TERMS THAT MAY APPLY TO YOU
- Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our site. When using our site, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
5. WE MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THESE TERMS AND TO OUR SITE
5.1 We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.
5.2 These terms were most recently updated on 22 May 2018.
5.3 We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect new information.
6. WE MAY SUSPEND OR WITHDRAW OUR SITE
6.1 Our site is made available free of charge.
6.2 We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted.
6.3 We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for operational or other reasons.
6.4 We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
7. YOU MUST KEEP YOUR ACCOUNT DETAILS SAFE
7.1 It is possible to register on our site. If you choose, or 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. You must not disclose it to any third party.
7.3 If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at email@example.com.
8. HOW YOU MAY USE MATERIAL ON OUR SITE
8.1 We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
8.2 The words:
8.2.1 “THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF ENGLAND”; and
8.2.2 our “Eagle” image:
are our UK registered trade marks. You are not permitted to use them without our written approval.
8.3 The words:
8.3.1 “The Faculty of General Dental Practice(UK)”; and variations of
are copyrights and trading names held by The Royal College of Surgeons
8.4 You may print off and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.
8.5 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
8.6 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.
8.7 You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
9. DO NOT RELY ON INFORMATION ON THIS SITE
9.1 The content on our site is provided for general information only. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
9.2 Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.
10. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WEBSITES WE LINK TO
10.1 Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
10.2 We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources and we do not accept any liability or responsibility for the content or use made of any other linked site.
11. RULES ABOUT LINKING TO OUR SITE
11.1 You may not link to our site without our prior written permission.
11.2 If you, and only if, you have our prior written permission to link to our site:
11.2.1 You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
11.2.2 You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
11.2.3 You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
11.2.4 Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
11.2.5 We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
11.2.6 The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.
11.3 If you wish to apply for permission to link to our site or to make any use of content on our site, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
12. USER-GENERATED CONTENT IS NOT APPROVED BY US
12.1 In the general areas of our site accessible without registration, we do not allow user-generated content.
12.2 In the areas of our site accessible after logging in, our site may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the site. This information and these materials from other users have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
12.3 If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users please email email@example.com or write to us at Head of Operations, The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, WC2A 3PE.
13. OUR RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE SUFFERED BY YOU
13.1 Whether you are a consumer or a business user:
13.1.1 We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
13.1.2 Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any products or services to you, which will be set out in separate terms and conditions.
13.2 If you are not a consumer:
13.2.1 We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
13.2.2 We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
(a) use of, or inability to use, our site; or
(b) use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
13.2.3 In particular, we will not be liable for:
(a) loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
(b) business interruption;
(c) loss of anticipated savings;
(d) loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
(e) any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
13.3 If you are a consumer user:
13.3.1 Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
13.3.2 If defective digital content that we have supplied, damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will either repair the damage or pay you compensation.
14. HOW WE MAY USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
14.2 If you want to know what personal information we hold about you, please click here to see how to make (what is called a) subject access request.
15. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR VIRUSES AND YOU MUST NOT INTRODUCE THEM
15.1 We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
15.2 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
15.3 You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
16. WHICH COUNTRY’S LAWS APPLY TO ANY DISPUTES?