Terms and Conditions

Welcome to the website of Bridges Health & Community Care Ltd ACN 632 275 275 (we, us, our, Bridges Health & Community Care).  


By accessing the Website you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions (Terms and Conditions).  Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully as they apply to and govern your use of the Website.  
If you disagree with any of these Terms and Conditions, please leave the Website immediately. 


Definitions:
In these Terms and Conditions:

  • Website means the website at https://www.bas.org.au and https://www.mind-life.org.au and includes the webpages, layout, design elements, text, graphics, sounds, videos and other content of these websites; and

  • you refers to the user or viewer of our Website.

Provision of Website:
This Website is for your general information and personal use only.  The content on this Website is provided by Bridges Health & Community Care on an “as is” basis and is subject to change without notice. 


Not medical advice:
The content on this Website is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.  Your use of any information or materials on this Website is entirely at your own risk.  
You should seek advice from a qualified medical professional regarding your own circumstances.  You should not delay seeking professional medical advice, or disregard professional medical advice because of information contained on this Website. 


Meeting your requirements:
You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this Website meet your specific requirements.  


Disclaimer:
To the fullest extent permitted by law, we exclude all implied conditions, representations and warranties and all liability to you and any applicable third party for any loss or damage, however caused (and whether direct, indirect, consequential or economic) which may be directly or indirectly suffered in connection with the use of this Website or websites which we have provided hyperlinks to.   


We do not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this Website for any particular purpose.  We are not liable to you or any third party for information and materials on the Website that may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law. 


We do not warrant that your use of this Website will be uninterrupted or error free and we are not liable to you or any other third party if interference with or damage to your computer systems occurs in connection with the use of this Website or a website to which we have provided a hyperlink.  You must take your own precautions to ensure that your computer or other device remains free of viruses or anything which may interfere with or damage your computer or other device. 

Use of the Website:
You warrant that you will not:

  • use this Website for any purpose that is prohibited by these Terms and Conditions;

  • infringe any laws or third party rights; 

  • impersonate another person or entity; 

  • collect information about other Website users without their consent;

  • share information which reasonably identifies another person without their consent.  If you do share personal information about another you acknowledge that you will have informed that person of our Privacy Policy which sets out how we will handle their personal information); 

  • post or transmit to, from or through the Website content which infringes a third party’s rights, is misleading or deceptive, is false or otherwise inaccurate, is unlawful, is threatening, is defamatory, is obscene, is scandalous, is inflammatory, is pornographic, profane or which constitutes spam, pyramid schemes, chain letters or unsolicited or bulk electronic communications; 

  • distribute viruses or other technologies that may harm the Website, or harm the property or interests of other users of the Website; 

  • data mine or conduct automated searches of the Website, or use automated means to access or use the Website;

  • hinder or interfere or attempt to hinder or interfere with the operation of the Website; 

  • breach these Terms and Conditions, or any other policies incorporated into these Terms and Conditions.

Unauthorised use of this Website may give to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

Trade marks:
Trade marks displayed on this Website are protected by law and are owned by Bridges Health & Community Care or a third party.  These trade marks may be registered or unregistered trade marks. 


Nothing on the Website or in these Terms and Conditions gives you the right to use the trade marks on the Website.  If you would like to use a trade mark on this Website you must contact the owner of the trade mark to obtain permission for your use. 


Copyright: 
All intellectual property rights in the Website content (including the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics), software and systems are owned by Bridges Health & Community Care or licensed to Bridges Health & Community Care are reserved to Bridges Health &  Community Care. 


The Website content, software and systems is provided to you for your personal, non-commercial use only.  You may reproduce and redistribute Website content where: 

  • you have printed or downloaded Website content for your personal and non-commercial use only; 

  • you have made a copy of the Website content to provide to an individual third party for their personal use, and you have acknowledged the Website as the source of the material; and

  • where it is otherwise authorised by the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth).

You may not reproduce, republish, distribute, modify, adapt, translate or prepare derivative works from, disassemble, or commercially exploit the Website content, software and systems in contravention of the above requirements without our prior written consent. 


Social media:
Bridges Health & Community Care may use social media, including Facebook and LinkedIn.  All content on our social media pages is subject to the terms of use of each social media provider.  In accessing and interacting with our social media pages you agree to be bound by the terms of use that apply to those pages. 


You acknowledge that the posts, comments and statements posted to our social media pages may come from other users and may not be endorsed by us and may not represent our views.


Links to other websites:
From time to time this Website may also include hyperlinks to other websites operated by third parties.  These links are provided for your convenience.  We do not guarantee that the hyperlinks to other websites will remain current, or that the hyperlinks will be maintained.  


The provision of hyperlinks does not represent or signify that we endorse, approve, recommend or prefer the website(s) or the content on those websites.  We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s) and you use the linked website at your own risk. 


Your access and use of third party websites is subject to the terms and conditions on those websites.  You should exercise caution when visiting third party websites and check the terms and conditions of each website prior to use.


Links to the Website:
You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without Bridges Health & Community Care’s prior written consent.


Use of technology: 
We may use cookies and technology on the Website.  Please see our Privacy Policy for further information on the technology used on the Website. 


Severability
If any provision in these Terms and Conditions is or becomes illegal, unenforceable or invalid in any jurisdiction, that provision will be severed in the relevant jurisdiction, and the remaining provisions in the Terms and Conditions of Use will remain in force.


Changes to the Terms and Conditions:
Bridges Health & Community Care may change these Terms and Conditions.  Any amendments to the Terms and Conditions will be effective immediately on publication to the Website.  


We encourage you to check our Website to view the current Terms and Conditions as your continued use of the Website after an amendment to the Terms and Conditions constitutes your agreement to comply with, and be bound by, the amended Terms and Conditions.  


Contacting us:
If you have any enquiries about these Terms and Conditions, we can be contacted:

  • by post at:

Bridges Health & Community Care
PO Box 4
Bundaberg Central  QLD  4670

  • by email at:

privacy@bas.org.au

  • by telephone at:     

1300 707 655, option 4 for calls within Australia 
+61 7 4111 2170 for international calls. 

Governing law:
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws in force in the State of Queensland, Australia, which will have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes relating to these Terms and Conditions and you submit you to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in the State of Queensland, Australia and any courts which may hear appeals from those courts. 

 

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