Terms and Conditions
Last updated January 3, 2012
These terms set out the basis on which you can visit and use the website (“the Website”). By using the Website, you indicate your acceptance of these terms. If you do not accept these terms, then you may not use this site.
These terms may change from time to time. By using the site, you agree in advance to accept any such changes.
This site is owned and operated by Optos plc (“Optos”) a public limited company registered in the United Kingdom with Company number SC139953 and with its registered office at Queensferry House, Carnegie Campus, Enterprise Way, Dunfermline, Fife KY11 8GR. The Optos site is accessible worldwide to anyone with internet access. Access to and use of the site is subject to these terms and conditions, as well as any copyright notice herein and all applicable laws and regulations including laws and regulations governing copyright and trade mark.
If you want to ask us anything about these terms or have any questions about the Website, please write to us at the above address, email us at email@example.com or call us on 800-854-3039.
Information for education and communication purposes only
The Website provides online information for educational and communication purposes only. This information should not be construed as personal medical advice and is not intended to replace, supplant or augment a consultation with an eye care professional regarding the viewer/user’s own medical care.
IN NO EVENT WILL OPTOS, ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARY OR ANY AFFILIATED COMPANIES, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, OR EXPENSES HOWSOEVER INCURRED, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS INFORMATION (OTHER THAN AS A RESULT OF THE FRAUD OR NEGLIGENCE OF OPTOS, ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, RESULTING IN DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY).
Disclaimer of warranties
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED AS A SERVICE TO OUR CUSTOMERS. IT IS PROVIDED IN GOOD FAITH AND EVERY CARE HAS BEEN TAKEN IN THE PREPARATION OF ITS CONTENT. TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, THE OPTOS PROVIDES NO WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS OR REPRESENTATIONS INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THAT: (I) THAT THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE IS CORRECT, ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR RELIABLE; (II) THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; OR (III) DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, INCLUDING IN ALL CASES, IN RESPECT OF ANY THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE THAT MAY BE USED IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE.
Limitation of liability
IN NO EVENT WILL THE OPTOS, ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARY OR ANY AFFILIATED COMPANIES, OR ANY PERSON INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING THIS SITE, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, OR EXPENSES HOWSOEVER INCURRED, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEB SITE OR CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION RELATING TO OR ARISING FROM USE OF THE WEBSITE, OR ANY CONTENT CONTAINED WITHIN OR LINKED TO THE WEBSITE (OTHER THAN AS A RESULT OF THE FRAUD OR NEGLIGENCE OF OPTOS, ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, RESULTING IN DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY).
Hyperlinks to third party sites and warranties
The Website may provide hypertext links to other locations on the Internet. Such hyperlinks are for information purposes only. Optos is not responsible for the content of any other websites or pages linked to or linking the Website. We have not verified the content of any such websites therefore following links to any other websites or pages shall be at your own risk and we shall not be responsible or liable for any damages resulting from such linking.
No endorsement or approval of any third parties or their advice, opinions, information products or services is expressed or implied by any information on the Website.
Information or resources may be subject to restricted access or restricted use policies. Optos reserves the right to restrict or refuse access to all or any part of the Website or its web server at any time and may alter, suspend, or discontinue the Website at any time for any reason, without notice or cost. The Website may become unavailable due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment or other reasons.
All users shall be aware of and observe policies and/or laws affecting Internet usage with regard to their particular organization and host country. We do not condone or allow illegal use of any material via the Internet and cannot be held responsible for users’ activities.
Content and intellectual property notices
© 2012 Optos plc. All rights reserved.
The Website and its content may only be used for your personal, non-commercial use.
The following trademarks are all trademarks of Optos plc: ATN access technology now (words and device)®; (device) ®; optomap®; OPTOS®; P200 (word and device) ®; P200®; PLUS 180®; U-REVU®; V2® . All Rights Reserved.
Unless otherwise noted, all materials at the Website or appearing on the Optos server http://www.optos.com (including without limitation any software and all text, graphs, formats, html markup, graphics, graphic elements, video, and audio and all articles, reports and all trademarks and logos) (the “Materials") are the property of Optos or its licensors, and are protected from unauthorized copying and dissemination by national copyright laws, by international conventions and other intellectual property laws. Certain of the trademarks and logos displayed on the site may belong to third parties.
You agree not to download, copy, reproduce, modify, store, archive, show in public, redistribute or commercially exploit in any way any part of the content including but not limited to text, graphs, formats, graphics and graphic elements without our prior written permission. You agree not to use the content or the Website for any illegal or improper purpose, nor for any purpose, which might infringe the rights of others, or which might harass or cause inconvenience or distress to any person.
You also agree to abide by all copyright notices and restrictions attached to the content and not to remove or alter any such notice or restriction or alter the content in any way.
Subject to your full compliance with these terms, Optos authorizes you to view the content of the site, both on-line and off-line by making a single copy of the Website or any Materials in your browser cache on one personal computer, and to print off one copy of any Materials (but not to make further copies in any medium of that printed copy) in all cases only for your own lawful, personal, non-commercial use, provided that you maintain all trade mark, copyright and other intellectual property notices contained in such Materials or other content, and provided that the content, or any part of it is not modified. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting any other license in respect of the Website or any Materials or other content displayed on the Website, (including without limitation through the use of framing or deep linking).
License to reproduce content
If you wish to re-publish, re-distribute or exploit the content in any way you should address a request for permission to Claire Hopper at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Changes to terms and conditions
We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time. Any new terms and conditions will be posted on our website and we therefore recommend that you check the Terms and Conditions on the Website regularly.
Please click here to access the Optos Accessibility Statement.
These terms and conditions of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English Law. You agree that the English courts shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction in respect of any matter or dispute arising under or relating to these terms or your use of the Website and that the Optos shall be entitled to seek injunctive or other equitable relief in any court of competent jurisdiction to protect its intellectual property or confidential information.
If any provision of the above disclaimers and exclusions shall be deemed to be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.