Terms of site usage
Please note that in agreeing to our terms and conditions you have not forfeited your rights as prescribed under the UK Data Protection Act and we will use all reasonable care to protect your privacy.
Terms of site usage
USING THIS WEB SITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS, IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THEM, YOU HAVE NO PERMISSION TO USE THIS SITE.
Neither content of this web site nor any element thereof, including without limitation text, graphics, images, or any other materials, may be copied, re-purposed, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or redistributed, unless otherwise stated, or written agreement between OFTEC and you..
The materials on this site are copyrighted and any unauthorized use of any materials it contains may violate copyright laws..
All rights, title, and interest in and to this Web Site are owned by OFTEC. The web site is protected by relevant copyright legislation..
Any material, information or other communication you transmit or post to this site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be reproduced by OFTEC to further its cause, unless you tell us otherwise in writing..
OFTEC does not take any responsibility for materials on those websites this site links to..
Online Bulletin Boards (Discussion Forum)
You must not abuse, harass or threaten others. We do not allow bigoted, hateful or racially offensive statements, nor do we permit crude language. We do not allow the advocacy of any illegal activity. You must not post or distribute any material that infringes and/or violates any right of a third party or any law; You cannot use the bulletin board for commercial purposes of any kind unless you have written permission from us..
We reserve the right to remove / edit content from our bulletin boards at any time and for any reason..
By uploading materials to any of the bulletin boards or submitting any materials to us, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly granted) us a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and display, create derivative works from and distribute such materials or incorporate such materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed throughout the universe. In addition, you warrant that all so-called "moral rights" in those materials have been waived..
OFTEC is not responsible for, and does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of, any opinion, advice, statement, recommendation or other information included in any message posted on the bulletin boards, unless it has been posted by one of our representetives. Any reliance by you on any such opinion, advice, statement, recommendation or other information shall be at your sole risk. .
What information do we collect?
We may ask you to register your name and email address. We may also want to collect information from you if you complete specific forms on our site or if you contact us by phone with a comment or specific requests..
What do we use personal information for?
If you choose to complete any of our on-line forms, we may use the personal information you provided to us for statistical purposes unless you tell us otherwise. .
If you have provided your email address to us, you may receive occasional e-mail messages from OFTEC on matters that we consider to be of interest to you..
A session cookie is a temporary cookie that only remains in the cookie file of your web browser until you leave the site. This cookie contains no personal data until you log in and is used to inform us that you are using the site, but not logged in..
If you log in to our Website we update the above session cookie with your log in data. This cookie is still encrypted and the site uses this along with an additional session cookie to validate your access to privileged parts of the site. These cookies remain temporary and will only stay in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the site. If you log out of the Website the log in data is removed from the cookie..
When a visitor requests pages from the oftec.org / oftec.co.uk site, our web servers automatically log the browser's domain name, and IP address. This information is collected solely for statistical purposes and is not used to identify individuals..
Disclosure of personal information
OFTEC may disclose personal data to the following:.
a) employees and third-party service providers who perform services on behalf of the council,.
b) to persons as required by law or other court order;.