Terms of Use

TERMS OF USE

This site is owned and operated by SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE. These terms of use apply to and govern use by you and any authorised user of your account of this site. Your use of this site signifies your agreement to be bound by these terms of use. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms of use, do not access or otherwise use this site.

SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of this site or these terms of use, in whole or in part, at any time. Changes to these terms of use will be effective when posted. You agree to review these terms of use periodically to be aware of any changes. Your continued use of this site after any changes to these terms of use are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes. Before using this site, review the SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE Privacy Policy.

1.   USE OF THE SITE

SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use and display this site and the materials thereon for your personal use only, provided that you comply fully with these Terms of Use. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE does not screen content provided by users of the site. Notwithstanding the foregoing, SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE reserves the right to monitor content on the site and to remove content in its sole discretion.

You agree to the following with regard to your use of the site and SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE services offered thereon:

·         Unless you are participating in an area of the site that requires or encourages anonymity, use your real name in online communications.

·         You may not post or transmit any message which is libelous, defamatory or which discloses private or personal matters concerning any person. You may not post or transmit any message, data, image or program which may be deemed indecent, obscene or pornographic.

·         You may not post or transmit any message, data, image or program that would violate the property rights of others, including unauthorized copyrighted text, images or programs, trade secrets or other confidential proprietary information, and trademarks or service marks used in an infringing fashion.

·         You may not interfere with other users’ use of the site.

·         You may not post or transmit any file which contains viruses, worms, "Trojan horses" or any other contaminating or destructive features.

·         It is not the site's intent to discourage you from taking controversial positions or expressing vigorously what may be unpopular views. However, you may not post or transmit any message which is harmful, threatening, abusive or hateful.

·         You may not post or transmit charity requests, petitions for signatures, chain letters or letters relating to pyramid schemes. You may not post or transmit any advertising, promotional materials or any other solicitation of other users of the site for goods or services.

·         You may not list or send unsolicited mass emailings to 10 people or more if such e-mail could reasonably be expected to provoke complaints from its recipients.

·         You may not use the facilities and capabilities of the service to conduct any activity or solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of others.

·         You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the site in any manner not expressly allowed for herein.

SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE reserves the right to take such action as it deems appropriate where the site is used to disseminate images, text or other information or media which SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE deems to be in violation of these Terms of Use.

2.   USE BY MINORS

The site is intended for use by adults only. In connection with the site, SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE does not promote online to children and does not intentionally collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13.

3.   COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK; LICENSES

This site is the property of Syria Civil Defence. © 2016 SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE. All rights reserved.

SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE IS the sole and exclusive owner, throughout the world, of copyright and all rights of copyright in and to the site and materials contained thereon. Visitors may not reproduce, or transmit any materials appearing in the site without the express prior written permission from the copyright owner.

Other than as expressly allowed for in these Terms of Use, you agree your access and use of the site shall be within the limits allowed by the applicable law and that you are not entitled to duplicate, reproduce, republish or distribute any material contained on the site, unless otherwise agreed to by SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

You may print and download portions of material from the site solely for your own non-commercial use where permitted. You may make: (a) one machine-readable copy, (b) one backup copy, and (c) one print copy of any portions of material downloaded from the site solely for your non-commercial use. Any other copying, redistribution, retransmission or publication of any site material, is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE. You agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the site.

The SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE name and logo, and all related product and service marks and slogans are the service marks and trademarks of SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE. All other product and service marks contained on the site are trademarks of their respective owners. You may not use any SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE service marks or logos without the prior written consent of SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE.

4.   USER SUBMISSIONS

Any material, information or other communication you transmit or post to this site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary communications. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE shall have no obligations with respect to the communications, except as may be set forth in the Privacy Policy. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE shall be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the communications and all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your submission. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE is under no obligation to post or use any submission you may provide and SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE may remove any submission at any time in its sole discretion.

5.   DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

You understand SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient safeguard to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the site for the reconstruction of any lost data. You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the site and the Internet.

THE SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES THAT THE SITE OR MERCHANDISE, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE ARE FREE OF DEFECTS OR VIRUSES AND DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR THE SECURITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE. YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE SUBMISSION OF ANY DIGITAL CONTENT TO SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RELATED THERETO.

It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advice, services, merchandise and other information provided through the site or on the Internet generally. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE does not warrant that the site will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the site will be corrected. The site and any software made available on the site are provided on an "as is, as available" basis. The documents and related graphics published on this site may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information herein. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE may make improvements and changes in the product(s) or the program(s) described herein at any time.

Some links on this site may let you leave SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE's site. The linked sites are not under the control of SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE and SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE is not responsible for the contents of the linked site, any linked site contained in a link site, or any changes or updates to such sites. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE provides links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE of the site. You understand further that the Internet contains unedited materials some of which are sexually explicit or may be offensive to you. You access such materials at your risk. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE has no control over and accepts no responsibility whatsoever for such materials.

6.   LIMITED LIABILITY/DAMAGES

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, LIABILITY, EXPENSE OR DAMAGE (WHETHER ACTUAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL) RELATING TO THE INFORMATION APPEARING ON THE SITE OR THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE, THE SITE MATERIALS, OR THE SOFTWARE, EVEN IF SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR ACTS, OMISSIONS, AND CONDUCT OF ANY USERS AND ADVERTISERS AND/OR SPONSORS ON THE SITE. YOU AGREE THAT SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY SORT INCURRED AS THE RESULT OF ANY DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS FOUND ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE, OR AS A RESULT OF THE PRESENCE OF SUCH ADVERTISERS ON THE WEBSITE.

APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE OR USING THE SERVICES OFFERED ON THE SITE. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE'S LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

7.   INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE, its officers, directors, employees, agents, suppliers and any third party information providers to the site from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement by you.

The provisions of these Terms of Use are for the benefit of SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE and its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers, and any third party information providers to the site. Each of these individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and enforce those provisions directly against you on its own behalf.

8.   TERMINATION

You understand and agree that SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE may, in its sole discretion and at any time, terminate your username and password, any account created on the site, or use of any forum, and discard and remove any content posted or submitted by you to any forum, for any reason. SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE may also, in its sole discretion and at any time, discontinue any forum or limit or restrict any users access thereto, for any reason. You understand and agree that SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE may take any one or more of these actions without prior notice to you. Should SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE take any of these actions, it may, in its sole discretion, immediately deactivate and/or delete any or all information about and concerning your account, including information submitted for registration on the site and submitted content or newsletters. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE SHALL NOT HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY TERMINATION OF YOUR ACCESS TO ANY FORUM AND/OR THE REMOVAL OF INFORMATION CONCERNING YOUR ACCOUNT.

Use of SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE Material

PERMISSION

If you would like to use SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE materials other than for personal use on a limited basis, you must contact SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE at [email protected] SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE reviews each request on a case-by-case basis, and may or may not approve your request in its sole discretion.

If you are emailing your request from outside of the SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC, please specify that it is an "International Permission Request" in the subject line to assist us in routing your request to the right person.

Other Information

UNSOLICITED SUGGESTIONS/FEEDBACK AND PRODUCT IDEAS

All unsolicited suggestions, feedback, and product ideas are submitted to SYRIA CIVIL DEFENCE on a non-confidential basis. All submissions are subject to the User Submissions policy included above.

UNSOLICITED SUGGESTIONS/FEEDBACK: All suggestions may be submitted to [email protected]