Site Conditions
 
1.The use of www.birgelenvets.org is subject to the
following terms and conditions.
www.birgelenvets.org is managed by the Chairman and
Committee of the Birgelen Veterans Association on behalf of
the Birgelen Veterans Association (referred to as 'We'
below). In entering our site you as a user ('You') are a
accepting our terms and conditions.
They take effect from the date on which you first use this
website.

2.Using www.birgelenvets.org
www.birgelenvets.org is maintained for members personal use
and viewing. The access and use of www.birgelenvets.org
featuring these terms and conditions constitutes your
acceptance of these terms and conditions.

3.You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and
in a way that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict
or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any other
member. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without
limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass
or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the
transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption
of normal flow of dialogue within this site. You are
prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful,
defamatory, obscene, offensive or scandalous material, or
any material that constitutes or encourages conduct that
would be considered a criminal offence, likely to give rise
to civil liability, or otherwise violates any law, or which
reflects badly upon the Association.

4.Information collected by us is used for the benefit of
Association Members to improve the content of
www.birgelenvets.org to customise the content and/or layout
of www.birgelenvets.org and is not shared with other
organisations for commercial purposes. Association members
may advertise their own sites at the discretion of the
Webmaster.

5.Website rules
Please avoid:
a) Insulting, threatening or provoking language.
b) Inciting hatred based on race, religion, gender,
nationality, sexuality, or other personal characteristic.
c) Breaking the law
d) Impersonating a member or falsely claiming to represent a
person or organisation. Please do not abuse our enrolment
procedure.
e) Posting in a language other than English. We cannot provide
translations of comments posted in any language other than
English.
f) Invading people's privacy.
g) Posting obscene or derogatory comments in either the Guest
Book, Members area, or Lost Contact.
h) Please do not post private addresses or phone numbers,
including your own, before discussing with the webmaster.
You may post email addresses so long as you make it clear
to whom they belong.
j) Failure to comply with any of the above may result in loss
of membership and any offending items will be removed by
the webmaster

6.Indemnification
You agree that you grant www.birgelenvets.org, royalty-free
and irrevocable explicit permission to download, print,
reproduce and to display on the website any information,
text, images or material that you have passed to the
Webmaster or any member of the BVA Committee for such
purposes.
The Association is not responsible for any loss or damage
to such material which may occur in transit.

7.Data protection
Under Data Protection law, www.birgelenvets.org as a
veterans association, is classed as a ‘not-for-profit’
organisation and is exempt from notification.
The data that you provide will be retained by the Birgelen
Veterans Association ("the data holders").
In so doing, you are consenting to the BVA making contact
with you in the future by telephone, text, Email or other
means, even though you may be registered with the Telephone
Preference Service.
Such data will not be sold or given to anyone, commercial
or otherwise or passed to another member without your
consent.

8.Linking to www.birgelenvets.org
If you wish to link to the www.birgelenvets.org please E-
mail us at webmaster@birgelenvets.org. Any link which is
approved will need to be reciprocated by the requesting
website.

9.Warranty of functions
We do not warrant that the functions contained in the
material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or
error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this
site or the server that makes it available are free of
viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy,
reliability of the materials.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage
including, without limitation, indirect or consequential
loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising
from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of
or in connection with the use of www.birgelenvets.org.

10.Links to external websites
Links contained in www.birgelenvets.org are not under our
control. We are not responsible for the content of any
linked site. Such links should not be taken as an
endorsement of any kind and we accept no liability in
respect of their operation, availability or content.

11.Virus protection and 'Spam'
We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss,
disruption or damage to your data or your computer system
which may occur whilst using material derived from this
website; or for your email address becoming compromised
by 'spammers'.

12.Revision of terms and conditions
We may revise these terms and conditions at any time without
notice. Please check regularly. Continued use of
www.birgelenvets.org after a change has been made is your
acceptance of the change.