CONFESSION BOX WEB SITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
1.0 GENERAL LEGAL INFORMATION
The following information pertains to the use of the Confession Box website by any user, which is a division of Plus 94 Research (Pty) Ltd (herein after “the Web Site”) and any communication and/or email sent by or on behalf of Plus 94 Research’s Confession Box staff and/or its automated online systems.
2.0 USE OF THE WEB SITE
This page sets out the terms and conditions (the “Terms” or the “Agreement”) under which you may use the Web Site. By merely accessing the Web Site via external link, advertisement and or self-typing the URL into your mobile or desktop browser, you agree that you have read, accept and agree to be bound, without limitation or qualification, by these Terms. If you do not accept any of the Terms stated here, do not use the Web Site. Plus 94 Research may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise these Terms at any time by updating this web page. You are bound by any such modification or revision and should therefore visit this page periodically to review the Terms. You agree that your use of this website is for lawful purposes only. You agree that you will not use this website for any unlawful purpose, including committing a criminal offence, gaining unauthorised access to other computer systems, or transmitting unlawful material.
3.0 GENERAL DISCLAIMER
You unequivocally agree to access and use the Website entirely at your own risk. Please read the Exclusion of Liability clauses below.
4.0 EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY
4.1 You as the user hereby expressly agree that the use of this website is entirely at your own risk. The website and all its contents are provided on an “as is” basis, and Plus 94 Research makes no representations or warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, to the accuracy of the contents of the website. Plus 94 Research does not warrant that the website’s functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that the site or its server is free from viruses or other harmful components. Plus 94 Research, its owners, directors, employees, officials, suppliers, agents and/or representatives shall not be liable for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential, or any expense of any nature whatsoever, which may be suffered by the user, which arises directly or indirectly from reliance of the website and/or its content.
4.2 Plus 94 Research, its agents or suppliers shall not be responsible for any direct or indirect special consequential or other damage of any kind whatsoever suffered or incurred by you related to your use of, or your inability to access or use, the content or the website or any functionality of the website or of any linked website, even where Plus 94 Research is expressly advised thereof.
4.3 You will indemnify Plus 94 Research, its owners, directors, employees, officials, agents, suppliers or representatives, and keep them fully indemnified, from and against any loss or damage suffered or liability incurred in respect of any third party, which arises from your use of this website.
4.4 The Exclusion contained herein extends to the use of this website when two or more users engage in any business-related activity for which the website was created. Plus 94 Research through the Confession Box initiative is indemnified in its entirety against and all liability as stipulated herein above, resulting from any such voluntary engagements between third-party entities who opt to conduct business.
4.5 The Web Site is intended to serve as a platform for third parties to connect and potentially conduct business of their own accord and at their sole risk. Plus 94 Research does in no way endorse any third party who advertises their business, service or goods on the Web Site.
5.0 ACCURACY OF INFORMATION
While every effort is made to ensure that the information provided on this website is current and accurate, you should not assume that this is always the case, and should consult other sources before making any decision to act on this information. The information contained herein was potentially submitted directly by third parties and not by Plus 94 Research. Therefore, Plus 94 Research cannot guarantee the accuracy of information provided by the aforementioned third parties and the exclusion of liability provision contained above will apply under all circumstances.
6.1 We respect the privacy of all visitors to this site. You may use this site without providing any personal information. However, should you as user unilaterally opt to provide your personal details by way of registration, you hereby unequivocally consent to the processing of such personal information.
6.2 The general provisions of the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (POPIA) will apply when processing your personal information. By signing up to the service, you as user hereby in no uncertain terms agree that your personal information may be kept and processed by the development team for as long as you are a subscriber / user of the Web Site. The personal information collected will only be used to maintain and update the user’s profile, as well as any other purpose contained on the website. The User reserves the right to request details on the information captured by the system in writing in line with data privacy regulations, as well as request the deletion of the records, unless said deletion will contravene the provisions of any other act.
6.3 In accordance with 6.2, should you wish to unsubscribe from the Web Site, you are entitled to do so by way of deleting your profile, which will delete all personal information submitted by yourself. Proof of such deletion will be forwarded to the user upon request.
6.4 Personal information submitted by the user will be stored as securely as possible, but Plus 94 Research specifically excludes liability in the event of any extraordinary cyber-attack or data theft on the Confession Box website and/or any of its systems and it is re-iterated that the user uses this Web Site at its own risk.
6.5 The User hereby acknowledges and agrees that any activity logged by the User may be used for market research purposes in future and be sold / disseminated to any third party for monetary or other gain. Said data will not in any way be linked to the personal details of the User and any identifying data will be automatically excluded before being processed and the User’s data privacy rights will strictly be enforced at all times.
7.0 COPYRIGHT AND USE OF MATERIAL
Plus 94 Research retains copyright in the website and all current and future content displayed on the website which is not owned by third parties. This website and its contents may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, resold or otherwise used for any commercial purpose without the express prior written consent of Plus 94 Research.