Disclaimer, Waiver of Liability and Indemnity

General

Your use of this website is subject to these terms and conditions. By accessing this site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

Information Purposes Only

This site is provided for information purposes only. Information appearing in the pages of this site is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as and does not constitute an offer, invitation, advertisement, solicitation or recommendation by or on behalf of SOLAS, or on behalf of any other parties, to supply or purchase any product or service. The information provided is of a general nature and does not address the specific circumstances of any particular individual.

No record or content on this site is a legal interpretation of any matter and should not be seen as such. For any professional or legal advice you should consult a suitably qualified person.

SOLAS does not represent or guarantee that the information provided in this site is accurate, up-to-date and complete. Websites may be tampered with by unauthorised persons and, accordingly, browsers should view the information provided as indicative only. If you notice any errors or omissions please let us know by e-mailing us at info@solas.ie or telephoning us on 353-(0)-1-6070500 (during standard working office hours) as soon as possible.

SOLAS, the State and their employees, contractors and agents assume no responsibility or liability for and make no guarantees, undertakings, representations or warranties in connection with the reliability, accuracy, completeness or up-to-date nature of any information provided in the pages of this site at this time or at any time in the future and do not accept any liability whatsoever arising from any errors or omissions. For the avoidance of doubt, all express or implied representations, guarantees, warranties, terms and conditions that may arise under statute, custom, usage, in equity, tort, at common law or otherwise, are hereby expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law. Before acting on any of the information in these pages, browsers should consult their own professional advisers.

SOLAS reserves the right to revise, amend, alter or delete the information provided herein at any time without notice being given to users and shall not be responsible for or liable in respect of any such revisions, amendments, alterations or deletions. Responsibility for any loss occasioned from the use of information appearing on this site shall rest solely with the user.

Browse at Your Own Risk

Please note that you access and use this web site at your own risk. There are site links to external sites over which SOLAS has no control and in relation to which SOLAS accepts no responsibility in relation to the content. Any links from this web site to external web sites are provided as a matter of convenience only and should not be taken as an endorsement of the contents or practices of those external websites.

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, neither SOLAS, the State nor their employees, contractors and agents nor any other parties accept liability for any loss or damage of whatsoever nature including but not limited to direct, indirect, economic, incidental, special, punitive or consequential losses or damages, or for any expenses arising out of, or in connection with the use of or inability to use this site, or in connection with any error, omission, defect, computer virus or system failure, or loss of any profit, goodwill or reputation arising out of or in connection with the access of, use of, performance of, browsing in or linking to this site other sites from this site.

E-mail and other methods of transmitting information over the Internet are subject to interference or scrutiny by third parties and should be independently verified. The security and privacy of such communications cannot be assured by SOLAS or the State or their employees, contractors and agents and the risk of transmitting such communications lies entirely with the party supplying the information. Use of the site is entirely at the user's own risk and the user assumes full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from the use of or access to the website and/or its contents.

User Indemnity

The user shall indemnify SOLAS, the State and their promoters, contractors, servants, employees, advisers or agents, against any and all direct or indirect losses of whatsoever nature (including, but not limited to, consequential loss, economic loss, incidental, special or punitive loss, loss of profits, loss of business, loss of contracts, loss of revenue, loss of anticipated savings, loss of goodwill or loss of reputation), liabilities, claims, damages, settlements, awards, costs, expenses and proceedings incurred by SOLAS, the State or their promoters, servant, employees and/or agents in consequence of the user's use or misuse of this site or the information or the resources contained on or accessible through this site or infringement of intellectual property rights, and/or by reason of any breach of these terms and conditions of use and/or due to the act, error, omission, default or negligence of the user or of any third party who has access to this site via the user's connection or otherwise howsoever arising.

Intellectual Property

The information, content, materials, graphics, text, images, designs, trade marks, trade names and logos contained on this site are protected by trade mark, copyright, database right, sui generis right and other intellectual property laws under national laws and international treaties and use of this site confers no interest for the user in such.

Use of Material

Information from this website can only be used in accordance with the ‘Re-use of Information Statement’ which can be obtained from the Freedom of Information Unit in SOLAS. If you want to re-publish, or reproduce the material for any other reason, you must contact SOLAS for permission by emailing foi@solas.ie

SOLAS assumes no liability for unauthorised duplication of data on third party websites.

Waiver

Any waiver or failure to act with respect to any breach of these terms and conditions by you or any other user shall not constitute a general waiver of such term or condition or of any subsequent act contrary thereto and shall in no way effect our right to act with respect to that or any other breach.

Severability

If any part of these terms and conditions is found by a Court of competent jurisdiction or other competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable then such part shall be severed from the remainder of the terms and conditions which will continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Data Protection

SOLAS will comply with its obligations under the Data Protection Act 1988 and the Data Protection (Amendment) Act 2003.

Users of this website are advised that each time they visit this site information about their visit can be retained and may be disclosed to third parties.

Irish Law Applies

This website is provided according to and governed by Irish law. By accessing or viewing any of the information provided in this site, you are accepting that Irish law applies to this site and Irish courts have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute which may arise in relation to this site. If you choose not to accept the applicability of Irish law and the exclusive jurisdiction of Irish courts, please leave this site now.