Web-Site Terms and Conditions of Use, Disclaimer, Confidentiality Notice
1.1. When a user visits BLS Medical cc’s web site such user consents to receiving communications from BLS Medical cc electronically and agrees that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications sent by BLS Medical cc satisfy any legal requirements including, but not limited to, the requirement that such communications should be in writing.
2.1. Copyright reserved to BLS Medical cc. All rights not expressly granted are reserved.
2.2. Users may download, view and print content of this site for private and non-commercial purposes only.
2.3. BLS Medical cc cannot screen or edit all the content available from the BLS Medical cc site and does not accept any liability for any illegal, defamatory or obscene content. Users are encouraged to inform BLS Medical cc of any content that may be offensive or illegal.
3. Intellectual Property Rights
3.1. All the content, trade marks and data on this website, including but not limited to, software, databases, text, graphics, icons, hyperlinks, private information, designs and agreements, are the property of or legally licensed to or legally accessed by BLS Medical cc and as such are protected from infringement by local and international legislation and treaties.
4.1. No person, business or website may link to any page on this site without the prior written permission of BLS Medical cc.
4.2. Hyperlinks provided on this site to non-BLS Medical cc sites are provided as is and BLS Medical cc does not necessarily agree with, edit or support the content on such web pages.
5.1. Neither BLS Medical cc nor any of its employees or representatives shall be liable for any damage, loss or liability of whatsoever nature arising from the use or inability to use this website or the services or content provided through this website. BLS Medical cc makes no representations or warranties, implied or otherwise, that the content and the technology available from this website are free from errors or omissions or that the service will be uninterrupted and error free. Users are encouraged to report any possible malfunctions and errors to BLS Medical cc.
5.2. This website is supplied on an “as is” basis and has not been compiled or supplied to meet the user’s individual requirements. It is the sole responsibility of the user to satisfy itself prior to entering into this agreement with BLS Medical cc that the services and/or products available from and through this website will meet the user’s individual requirements.
5.3. Information provided on the site is intended for general information purposes and as such the correctness of such information is not warranted. The user should request specific confirmation of the accuracy of any information it wishes to rely upon.
6. Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act
6.1. BLS Medical recognises and complies with the POPI Act,
6.2. This site collects personal information from users and such information shall not be disclosed to any third party unless agreed upon between the user and BLS Medical cc or through due legal process. Users agree that BLS Medical cc may from time to time communicate with users.
6.3. The POPI Act changed the manner in which consent was regarded for direct marketing purposes and regulates the sending of unsolicited commercial communications with an “opt-in” mechanism for consumers. This means that processing of the personal information of a data subject for the purposes of direct marketing by means of any form of electronic communication is prohibited, unless the data subject has specifically consented to the processing; or is a customer of the responsible party doing the marketing.
6.4. The act allows BLS Medical to approach a data subject (who has not previously withheld consent) only once to request consent for processing the data subject’s personal information for direct marketing purposes. The data subject’s consent must be obtained in the prescribed manner and form.
7.1. Any person that delivers or attempts to deliver any damaging code to this website or attempts to gain unauthorised access to any page on this website may be prosecuted and civil damages may be claimed in the event that BLS Medical cc suffers any damage or loss.
8.1. BLS Medical cc may, in its sole discretion, change these disclaimers and terms and conditions or any part thereof at any time without prior notice.
8.2. BLS Medical does not guarantee that the Acts displayed on this website reflect the most recent version of those Acts after any possible amendments.
9. Governing Law
9.1. This site is hosted, controlled and operated from the Republic of South Africa and therefore South African law shall govern the use of this site and/or any agreement flowing there from.
10.1. All disputes in terms of the use of this website or any agreement flowing there from, or relating to the inability to use this website, will be referred to arbitration in terms of the rules of the South African Arbitration Foundation (AFSA) and such arbitration shall be held in Johannesburg, and conducted in the English language, and the unsuccessful party shall pay all costs incurred by the successful party. The arbitration rules may be downloaded from here.
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