Terms & Conditions

General

This Website is owned and operated by Boilerhouse Media Limited (the publishers and referred to hereinafter as The Publishers and/or PublicServiceDigital) and is made available on the following terms and conditions.

By using the Website you accept these terms and conditions, which shall be interpreted according to the laws of England. In the event that any part of these Terms and Conditions is held to be unenforceable, these Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect without said provisions

Data Protection

PublicServiceDigital’s use of personal information supplied by you when you use this Website is governed by our privacy policy. See elsewhere on this website.

Licence

PublicServiceDigital grants you a non-exclusive licence to access and use the content in this Website solely for your own personal use.

Copyright

PublicServiceDigital website contains copyrighted material, including, but not limited to: trademarks and other proprietary information, text, software, video, and graphics. Unless otherwise noted, PublicServiceDigital owns a copyright to all content contained on the website. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law or otherwise, users may not copy, publish, redistribute, modify, transmit, display, sell, or create derivative works, or in any way exploit the content or any portion thereof on the PublicServiceDigital website without the express written permission of PublicServiceDigital and the copyright owner. You agree to comply with any additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any content available on or accessed through PublicServiceDigital website. Unless otherwise noted, users may download one copy of the content published on the PublicServiceDigital website for their personal, non-commercial use. In the event of any such use or other permitted redistribution or publication of material from PublicServiceDigital website, no changes in or deletion of any author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice shall be made. In addition, any material so used may not be taken out of context or presented in a misleading or discriminatory manner. By use of PublicServiceDigital website, you acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights to download copyrighted material. Please email contact@publicservicedigital.co.uk concerning reprints or linking of articles.

Changes to the Website

PublicServiceDigital may at any time make alterations to or to withdraw this Website or any part of it.

INDEMNITY / LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, Boilerhouse Media Limited, The Publishers and PublicServiceDigital AND ITS AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (EVEN IF PUBLICSERVICEDIGITAL WAS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) THAT RESULT FROM THE CONTENT, USE OR MISUSE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE.

THROUGH YOUR USE OF THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE, YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT PublicServiceDigital IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY CONDUCT OF ANY USER OF THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES) ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE, FROM YOUR INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF YOUR ACCESS TO THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE. THE ABOVE LIMITATION SHALL APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA. FURTHER, THE ABOVE LIMITATION SHALL APPLY WITH RESPECT TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE OR ANY SITE LINKED TO THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL PublicServiceDigital BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DELAY OR FAILURE IN PERFORMANCE RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM ACTS OF NATURE, FORCES, OR CAUSES BEYOND ITS REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO COMPUTER EQUIPMENT FAILURES, TERRORIST ACTS, GOVERNMENTAL ACTIONS OR ORDERS, AND NON-PERFORMANCE OF THIRD PARTIES

INDEMNITY AND RELEASE

THROUGH YOUR USE OF THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS PublicServiceDigital AND ANY AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND LICENSORS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, PROCEEDINGS, ACTIONS, LIABILITIES, EXPENSES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES) AND DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF CLAIMS RESULTING FROM YOUR USE (INCLUDING ANY ACTIVITY ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR PERSONAL ACCOUNT, WHETHER OR NOT SUCH ACTIVITY IS AUTHORIZED BY YOU) OF THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY CLAIMS ALLEGING FACTS THAT IF TRUE WOULD CONSTITUTE A BREACH BY YOU OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PublicServiceDigital MATERIAL OR WITH ANY OF PublicServiceDigital’s TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE. YOU HEREBY AGREE TO WAIVE ALL LAWS THAT MAY LIMIT HE EFFICACY OF SUCH RELEASES.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

ALL MATERIALS AND SERVICES IN THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE AND TO ANY THIRD PARTY LINKING SITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. THE CONTENT PUBLISHED ON THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. PublicServiceDigital AND/OR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REGARDING THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION, THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE CONTENT, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS, OR OTHER ITEMS CONTAINED WITHIN THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE, OR THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM ACCESSING AND USING THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE AND/OR THE CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, PublicServiceDigital DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR OTHER INFORMATION, ADVICE, SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE. PublicServiceDigital DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR WITHOUT ERROR, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE PublicServiceDigital WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY BULLETIN BOARDS, CHAT ROOMS, ONLINE MEETINGS, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE USER ASSUMES THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY MAINTENANCE, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.

Permissions

PublicServiceDigital reserves the right to link to PublicServiceDigital Website. Any individual or organisation wishing to Link to PublicServiceDigital website must email a request to contact@publicservicedigital.co.uk . Such permission may be withheld without explanation.

Termination

These Terms and Conditions shall continue in effect for as long as you use the PublicServiceDigital website, unless specifically terminated earlier by PublicServiceDigital. You acknowledge and agree that PublicServiceDigital thereof, may immediately terminate your access to and use of PublicServiceDigital website, or any feature or section at any time without notice or cause. Such termination may include but not be limited to any or all of the interactive features of PublicServiceDigital website, and such user will no longer be authorized to access the bulletin boards, participate in chat room discussions, or forums of any kind. In the event of any termination or cancellation of your account by PublicServiceDigital no refund of any fees will be granted. Any and all restrictions imposed upon the user with respect to any PublicServiceDigital intellectual property including but not limited to material downloaded from the bulletin boards, and any and all disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in these Terms and Conditions, shall survive such termination of the user's access to or use of on PublicServiceDigital website. PublicServiceDigital shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect of the Website's operation. Publishing Terms and Conditions

By submitting content to the PublicServiceDigital website you are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions:

Libel

To the maximum extent permitted at law, PublicServiceDigital holds the author or copyright holder responsible for any defamatory or libellous remarks made in the content they submit (see disclaimer below). Libel means to defame, or take away a good name. Libel can be proven even when the plaintiff is referred to indirectly. The tests of defamation include: hatred, ridicule or contempt; causing the subject to be shunned or avoided; 'lowering a person in the estimation of right-minded people'; and - most relevant here - implying a lack of qualification, knowledge, skill, capacity, judgement or efficiency to conduct business. Malicious falsehood means the publication of a false statement that damages a person. In criminal defamatory libel one publication could be the subject of both civil and criminal proceedings and the defamer could be made to pay damages.

Disclaimer

Where you are invited to submit any contribution to PublicServiceDigital (including any text or graphics) you agree, by submitting your contribution, to grant PublicServiceDigital a perpetual, royalty-free, exclusive right and license to publish your contribution on PublicServiceDigital website and reproduce, modify, adapt, edit, publish, translate, create derivative works from and distribute your contribution, and/or incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed, in accordance with privacy restrictions set out in PublicServiceDigital's Privacy Policy. This may include publications or other works of media produced by PublicServiceDigital for sale. If you do not want to grant to PublicServiceDigital the rights set out above, please do not submit your contribution to PublicServiceDigital. In addition: i) Where you are invited to submit any contribution to PublicServiceDigital (including any text or graphics) you warrant that your contribution: ii) is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to PublicServiceDigital for publication on PublicServiceDigital website and other purposes outlined above; and iii) is not defamatory; and iv) does not infringe any law; and v) you indemnify PublicServiceDigital against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by PublicServiceDigital as a result of your breach of the above warranty.

Removal of content

PublicServiceDigital has the right to remove content from the PublicServiceDigital website at any time without advance notice or explanation.