Acceptable internet usage guidelines and disclaimer
Please read the following carefully
Current guidelines relating to the use of both the public access computers and the WiFi access service in Chorus Homes Offices.
By using Chorus Homes public access computers or Wi-Fi service you are bound to the relevant UK law, including the Data Protection Act 1998; Parts of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994; Computer Misuse Act 1990; Copyright, etc. and Trade Marks (Offences and Enforcement) Act 2002, and agree to abide by it. It is your responsibility to familiarise yourself with all Statutory requirements.
In particular, you must not and by using the service agree not to do the following:
Breach of the above will lead to users being banned from using the service and may result in prosecution.
Chorus Homes reserve the right to update or modify the above terms at any time without prior notice. Your use of the service following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by these terms as modified.
For this reason, we encourage you to review these terms whenever you use the service
Service provided "as is". This service provides access to the Internet on an "as is" basis with all risks inherent in such access. The providers of the service make no warranty that the service or that any information, software, or other material accessible on the service is free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful components. By connecting, the user acknowledges and accepts the risks associated with public access to the Internet and public use of an unsecured wireless network.
Service provided "as available". The service is provided on an "as available" basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, that the service will be uninterrupted or error-free, including but not limited to vagaries of weather, disruption of service, acts of God, warranties of title, non-infringement, nor implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. No advice or information given by the providers, affiliates, or contractors of the service or their respective employees shall create such a warranty.
Indemnity. Under no circumstances shall the providers of the service, or affiliates, agents, or contractors thereof, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that result in any way from user's use of or inability to use the service or to access the Internet or any part thereof, or user's reliance on or use of information, services or merchandise provided on or through the service, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation, or transmission, or any failure of performance. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the providers of the service, including affiliates, agents, and contractors thereof, from any claim, liability, loss, damage, cost, or expense (including without limitation reasonable legal fees) arising out of or related to your use of the service, any materials downloaded or uploaded through the service, any actions taken by you in connection with your use of the service, any violation of any third party's rights or a violation of law or regulation, or any breach of this agreement.