Access to and use of this site ('makaton.org') is provided by The Makaton Charity subject to the following terms:
By using makaton.org you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of makaton.org. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms please do not access and/or use makaton.org.
The Makaton Charity may change these terms at any time by posting changes online. Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes by The Makaton Charity. 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.
"the Material" means all of the information, data, text, graphics, links or computer code published on, contained or available on the Website;
"user" means the individual, firm, company or organisation accessing this website or making an order.
You may not copy, reproduce, republish, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use the website content in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from the website content except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of makaton.org content requires the proper written permission of The Makaton Charity.
The Makaton Charity is not responsible for the content of the MakaChat discussion forum. It should not be used to promote products that are not directly related to Makaton. We reserve the right to edit or remove messages. Users who misuse the forum will be barred from posting messages. If you post or send offensive or inappropriate content or otherwise engage in any disruptive behaviour on this forum, and The Makaton Charity considers such behaviour to be serious and/or repeated, The Makaton Charity may use whatever information that is available to it about you to stop any further such infringements. This may include informing relevant third parties such as an employer, school or email provider about the infringements. The IP address of all posts are recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions.
The website content, including the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to The Makaton Charity, its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided "AS IS" and on an "IS AVAILABLE" basis without any representations or any kind of warranty made (whether express or implied by law) to the extent permitted by law, including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
Under no circumstances will The Makaton Charity be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such losses where foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): (a) loss of data; (b) loss of revenue or anticipated profits; (c) loss of business; (d) loss of opportunity; (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; (f) losses suffered by third parties; or (g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of the website regardless of the form of action.
The Makaton Charity does not warrant that functions contained in the website 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.
The website is intended to provide general information only and, as such, should not be considered as a substitute for advice covering any specific situation. Users should seek appropriate advice before taking or refraining from taking any action in reliance on any information contained in this website. So far as permissible by law, The Makaton Charity does not accept any liability to any person relating to the use of any such information.
While The Makaton Charity has taken every precaution in compiling this site neither it nor any contributors to the site can be held responsible for any action (or the lack thereof) taken by any person or organisation wherever they shall be based, as a result, direct or otherwise, on information contained in or accessed through this internet site.
The website may contain links to websites operated by parties other than The Makaton Charity. Such links are provided for the user’s convenience only. The Makaton Charity does not control such websites, and is not responsible for their content. The Makaton Charity's inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators. The user is solely responsible for evaluating the accuracy and completeness of any information contained on the third party websites, and also the value and integrity of any goods and services offered by such websites.
The Makaton Charity reserves the right to vary event registration fees and the prices of any goods or services listed without notice. All event registrations and orders for goods or services are subject to availability and The Makaton Charity reserves the right to refuse to accept any registration and to refuse to supply any goods or services to any individual.
Personal information provided to or gathered by The Makaton Charity for transaction purposes will only be used by The Makaton Charity and our financial agents to process your order and retain a record of that transition.
Although the website uses encryption security software in areas where online payment details are accepted, the security of information and payments transmitted via the internet cannot be guaranteed. Any loss incurred or sustained by any user who transmits information by means of e-mail or other internet links will be borne solely and exclusively by the user and in no event will any such loss in whole or part be borne by The Makaton Charity or its agents.
By submitting your contribution to the website, you:
warrant that your contribution;
If you post or send offensive or inappropriate content anywhere on the website or otherwise engage in any disruptive behaviour on the website, and The Makaton Charity considers such behaviour to be serious and/or repeated, The Makaton Charity may use whatever information that is available to it about you to stop any further such infringements. This may include informing relevant third parties such as an employer, school or email provider about the infringement/s.
The Makaton Charity reserves the right to delete any contribution, or take action against any account, at any time, for any reason.