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Using Our Website

1. Introduction

1.1 The website http://www.lhch.nhs.uk  and all its subsidiary pages are owned by Liverpool Heart and Chest Hopsital NHS Foundation Trust (LHCH) . Access to the site and the use of it is only acceptable if you agree to and recognise the terms and conditions set out below. This agreement begins from the date of first use of the site. If you do not agree with the terms and conditions set out below then please do not use or access the site.

1.2 Additional terms and conditions may be set out in other subsidiary parts or pages of this site.

1.3 http://www.lhch.nhs.uk and all its subsidiary pages are designed, developed and maintained in accordance with and to focus on the population which it serves (the North West of England, North Wales and the Isle of Man), however, it may be accessed or used by users outside of this area.

1.4 LHCH reserves the right to make changes to its website, including subsidiary parts, in order to meet changing business needs and improvement to online services, at any time and without notice. This can include without limitation, the addition, redistribution or removal of content (including any images, text, documents and links, the address of the pages or overall website, the style of the site, the navigation, technologies used and the terms and conditions for the site. In the event of a change of terms of conditions, the acceptance of the new terms and conditions will take effect from the first visit after the change.

2. Disclaimer

2.1 Whilst LHCH ensures that every effort is made to maintain this website, it is not responsible for the results of any defects that may be found to exist or any errors in the information of the website. In particular, LHCH will have no responsibility for any loss of profits other consequential damages that may result from any such defects or errors (whether under contract, negligence, statute, common law or any other way). You should not assume that this web site is error free or that it would be suitable for the particular purpose which you have in mind when using it.

3. Links

3.1 Third Party Links:

LHCH is not responsible for the contents or reliability of the linked web sites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Listing should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages. In the event of a link not working please let us know via our contact form.

LHCH takes no responsibility with regards to any transaction between the user and an external site.

3.2 Linking to http://www.lhch.nhs.uk

Any content hosted within the site may be linked to, however as in section 1.4; LHCH reserves the right to change any aspect of the site without notice and at any time. If you wish to deep link to a specific part of the site, this is done at the user's risk due to no guarantee of a permanent address for the content.

We do not permit any aspect of  http://www.lhch.nhs.ukor its subsidiary pages to be loaded into frames on a site.

4. Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

4.1 All content on this site, unless expressly stated otherwise, is © 2011-2013 Liverpool Heart and CHest Hopsital NHS Foundation Trust

.The content of the site may be used for non-commercial use, including personnel use, public sector bodies, registered charities and not-for-profit organisations. You may copy, download, adapt and print copies of the materials, information and data. Permission will be needed though for any other use of content from the site.

4.2 The rights to all content, including but not limited to images, trade names, trade marks and logos are owned by either Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and/ or a third party. If you wish to use any part of the site please contact the owner before using in order to obtain permission.