This website herein sets out the following disclaimers and references for your attention:
- 1. General Chiropractic Council (References to Doctor and Qualifications)
- 3. Liability Disclaimer
- 4. Privacy Statement
- 5. Anti-Spam Policy
- 6. Copyright & Trademark Notices
- 7. Data Protection
Please note that if, after reading this page, you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website, or with any of the conditions described herein, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Greenwood Spine Clinic website.
1. GENERAL CHIROPRACTIC COUNCIL (References to Doctor and Qualifications)
1.01. The use of the title Dr (Doctor) on this website is with reference to the qualification of Doctor of Chiropractic and is in no way claiming to be that of a Doctor of Medicine. In no way, should you assume that the Greenwood Spine Clinic make claims as a Doctor of Medicine.
1.02. The qualifications of Dr Rod MacMillan of the Greenwood Spine Clinic are as follows: BSc (Chiropractic Sciences), MSc (Chiropractic), DC (Doctor of Chiropractic). These qualifications were received from the McTimoney College of Chiropractic, which is a recognised chiropractic college.
1.03. The current Guidelines issued by the General Chiropractic Council regarding the terminology “Vertebral Subluxation Complex” and any derivative thereof i.e. “subluxation” is as follows:
1.04. “The Chiropractic Vertebral subluxation complex is an historical concept but it remains a theoretical model. It is not supported by any clinical research evidence that would allow claims to be made that it is the cause of disease or health concerns.”
1.05. That said, 97% of the world’s Chiropractors accept and utilise the terms Vertebral Subluxation Complex and subluxation at this time.
2.01. The Greenwood Spine Clinic website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices contained herein.
2.02. Greenwood Spine Clinic reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Greenwood Spine Clinic website is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website.
2.03. The Greenwood Spine Clinic website contains links to other websites (linked sites). These linked sites are not under the control of Greenwood Spine Clinic and Greenwood Spine Clinic is not responsible for the contents of any linked site, including without limitation any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to a linked site. The Greenwood Spine Clinic is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. The Greenwood Spine Clinic is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by The Greenwood Spine Clinic of the site or any association with its operators.
2.04. As a condition of your use of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website, you warrant to the Greenwood Spine Clinic that you will not use the Greenwood Spine Clinic website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Greenwood Spine Clinic website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Greenwood Spine Clinic website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Greenwood Spine Clinic website.
2.05. The Greenwood Spine Clinic website contains a testimonial page where you the user can leave a comment. These facilities are designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large. You agree that when using the testimonial page, you will not defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others. You will not publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information. You will not advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose. All testimonials are moderated by Greenwood Spine Clinic to ensure they do not contravene Advertising Standards Authority (ASA). Any testimonials which make claims to treatments which contravenes ASA Standards or GCC Code of Practice will not be published.
2.06. Greenwood Spine Clinic does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to the Greenwood Spine Clinic on the testimonial page. However, by posting you are granting Greenwood Spine Clinic permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your submission; and to publish your name in connection with your submission. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your submission, as provided herein. Greenwood Spine Clinic is under no obligation to post or use any submission you may provide and may remove any submission at any time in Greenwood Spine Clinic’s sole discretion.
2.07. By submitting your testimonial you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the submissions.
3. LIABILITY DISCLAIMER
3.01. The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the Greenwood Spine Clinic website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Greenwood Spine Clinic and/or its suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Greenwood Spine Clinic website at any time.
3.02.Your use of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website constitutes your agreement that access to this disclaimer page is marked clearly and visibly at the footer of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website and again in the drop down menus. You agree that this disclaimer page is not hidden from view and further agree all conditions et al are fully comprehensible.
3.03. The Greenwood Spine Clinic has a 24 hour care line number. Outside office hours, a messaging system picks up any calls. These are monitored 24 hours a day and so constitutes being classified as a 24 hour care line number.
3.04. Advice received via the Greenwood Spine Clinic website should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation. The information found on this website is solely advisory, and should not be substituted for medical or chiropractic advice. Any and all health care concerns, decisions, and actions must be done through the advice and counsel of a health care professional who is familiar with your updated medical history.
3.05. Greenwood Spine Clinic and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on the Greenwood Spine Clinic website for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty or condition of any kind. Greenwood Spine Clinic and/or its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.
3.06. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Greenwood Spine Clinic and/or its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website, with the delay or inability to use the Greenwood Spine Clinic website or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Greenwood Spine Clinic website, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if the Greenwood Spine Clinic or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages.
4. PRIVACY STATEMENT
4.01. Greenwood Spine Clinic is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Greenwood Spine Clinic website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Greenwood Spine Clinic website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
4.02. When visiting the Greenwood Spine Clinic website, the IP address used to access the site will be logged along with the dates and times of access. This information is purely used to analyse trends, administer the site, track users movement and gather broad demographic information for internal use. Most importantly, any recorded IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
4.03. External links are included on the Greenwood Spine Clinic website for your use and reference. We are not responsible for the privacy policies on these websites. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from the Greenwood Spine Clinic website.
5. ANTI-SPAM POLICY
5.01. In the context of electronic messaging, spam refers to unsolicited, bulk or indiscriminate messages, typically sent for a commercial purpose. The Greenwood Spine Clinic website operates a zero-tolerance spam policy. The messaging systems automatically scan all incoming email [and other] messages, and filter-out messages that appear to be spam.
5.02. No message filtering system is 100% accurate, and from time to time legitimate messages will be filtered-out by the Greenwood Spine Clinic systems. If you believe this has happened to a message you have sent, please advise the message recipient by another means. You can reduce the risk of a message being caught by the spam filters by sending the message in plain text (no HTML), removing any attachments, and ensuring that your messages are scanned for malware before dispatch.
5.03. In the unlikely event that you receive any message from the Greenwood Spine Clinic or sent using Greenwood Spine Clinic systems that may be considered to be spam, please contact Greenwood Spine Clinic using the contact us form and Greenwood Spine Clinic and/or its suppliers will investigate the matter immediately.
6. DATA PROTECTION
6.01. The information you supply to the Greenwood Spine Clinic website will be used within the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998. We shall not supply it to third parties. For further information on the Data Protection Act 1998, please click HERE. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Greenwood Spine & Spine Clinic LTD, Greenwood cottage, Tower hill, Chipperfield, Herts WD4 9LU.
7. COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICES
7.01. All contents of the Greenwood Spine Clinic website are © Copyright 2014-2015 Greenwood Spine Clinic and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.