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Terms of use

Updated on 17th February 2016 at 2:01 pm

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Terms of use

Access to and use of the Waterloo Medical Group website (hereafter known as ‘the website’) is provided by Waterloo Medical Group subject to the following terms:

By using the website you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms please do not access and/or use the website.

a) Waterloo Medical Group may change these terms at any time by posting changes online. Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes. Your continued use of the website after changes are posted means you agree to be legally bound by these terms as updated and/or amended.

b) All material on this site is copyright Waterloo Medical Group unless otherwise stated. You are permitted to view the contents of this site on screen. You are also permitted to make copies of reasonable extracts from the site for your personal use or private study and to save reasonable extracts to your local hard disk for your personal use or private study. It is strictly forbidden to copy any material from this website for commercial use (other than as necessary for the purpose of viewing the site in the course of business). You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any Waterloo Medical Group content except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of Waterloo Medical Group content requires the prior permission of Waterloo Medical Group. If you have any queries regarding use of material on our website, please contact us at Waterloo.Admin@gp-a84009.nhs.uk.

c) The Waterloo Medical Group logo must not be used to link to our site or in other ways represent Waterloo Medical Group on other websites without explicit permission from Waterloo Medical Group. The only exceptions to this rule are for associated Waterloo Medical Group Partners and Affiliates.

d) You are welcome to link to material on the Waterloo Medical Group website so long as appropriate credit is given in the link title. You may not link to images or other downloadable resources unless explicit permission from Waterloo Medical Group has been sought, or it falls under the general copyright statement above. Please note we do not have a generic ‘links’ page. We link to other sites as and when we feel it adds value to the content on our site. The decision to link is an editorial one. We do not generally link to commercial enterprises of any nature except those that we have an affinity partnership with.

e) Content on the Waterloo Medical Group website, including the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to Waterloo Medical Group, its services (or to third party products and services), is provided without any representations or any kind of warranty made (whether express or implied by law), including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

f) Waterloo Medical Group will not be liable for any damages, including indirect or consequential damages, or any damages arising from use or loss of use, data or profits, arising from or in connection with the use of the website. Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to the website, we do not guarantee this. We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.

g) Waterloo Medical Group does not warrant that functions contained in the website’s content will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. You must take your own precautions in this respect as we accept no responsibility for any infection by virus or other contamination or by anything which has destructive properties.

h) The presentation of material on this website and the geographical designations employed do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of Waterloo Medical Group concerning the legal status of any country, territory or area, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.

Privacy Policy

Waterloo Medical Group has created this privacy policy to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of the users of our website. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy, and how we treat personally identifiable information collected from our visitors and users.

1. What this Privacy Policy Covers
This privacy policy covers Waterloo Medical Group treatment of personally identifiable information collected by Waterloo Medical Group through a website owned and operated by Waterloo Medical Group . This privacy policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Waterloo Medical Group do not own or control, or of persons that Waterloo Medical Group do not employ or manage, including any third-party content contributors bound by contract and any third-party websites to which the Waterloo Medical Group website links.

2. Collection and Use of Personal Information
You can visit the website of Waterloo Medical Group without revealing any personal information. However, Waterloo Medical Group needs certain personal information if you wish to use the contact form and other parts of the site. Where required, this information may include your personal contact information. Waterloo Medical Group will use this information to reply to your enquiries, to provide you with requested information and to contact you regarding new services.
By accessing the services of Waterloo Medical Group and voluntarily providing us with the requested personal information, you consent to the collection and use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

3. Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information
Waterloo Medical Group automatically receives and records non-personal information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page you requested. Waterloo Medical Group may use this information to customize the advertising and content you see and to fulfill your requests for certain products and services. However, Waterloo Medical Group does not connect this non-personal data to any personal information collected from you.

4. Information Sharing and Disclosure
Waterloo Medical Group may disclose your personal information to third parties who work on behalf of Waterloo Medical Group to provide services requested by you. We will share personal information for these purposes only with third parties whose privacy policies are consistent with ours or who agree to abide by our policies with respect to personal information
Waterloo Medical Group may otherwise disclose your personal information when:
a) We have your express consent to share the information for a specified purpose;
b) We need to respond to subpoenas, court orders or such other legal process;
c) We need to protect the personal safety of the users of our websites or defend the rights or property of Waterloo Medical Group ;
d) We find that your actions on our websites violate the Waterloo Medical Group Terms of Use document or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services.

5. Consent
If you do not consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this policy, please do not provide any personal information to Waterloo Medical Group . If you have provided personal information to Waterloo Medical Group and no longer consent to its use or disclosure as outlined herein, please notify Waterloo Medical Group at Waterloo.Admin@gp-a84009.nhs.uk

6. Security
No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However Waterloo Medical Group is committed to ensuring your information is secure and in order to prevent unauthorised access to your information we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect. Furthermore, Waterloo Medical Group only retains your information in certain areas of our websites, as identified on the site. We also safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access, through access control procedures, network firewalls and physical security measures. Further, Waterloo Medical Group retains your personal information only as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes identified above or as required by law.

7. Changes to this Privacy Policy
Waterloo Medical Group may at any time, without notice to you and in its sole discretion, amend this policy from time to time. Please review this policy periodically. Your continued use of Waterloo Medical Group after any such amendments signifies your acceptance thereof.

8. Questions or Suggestions
If you have any questions or suggestions about this privacy policy, or your own personal information, please e-mail us at
Waterloo.Admin@gp-a84009.nhs.uk