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Disclaimer

The purpose of the BRIGAID website is to inform visitors about the BRIGAID Project, its research work and opportunities for collaboration. The website also serves as a publicity channel for news reports, press releases and events.

Information on the website

The information on this website is provided without obligation. This information has been compiled with the utmost care and efforts have been made to ensure this information remains up-to-date. Nevertheless, no rights may be derived from the information included on this website. BRIGAID cannot be held liable for the accuracy, completeness, topicality or quality of the information published on its website.

Changes and/or updates

BRIGAID reserves the right to make changes to the information offered on this website without advance notice.

Use of the website

BRIGAID accepts no liability or responsibility for any damage or loss resulting from the use of the BRIGAID website.

External hyperlinks

The BRIGAID website may contain a number of external hyperlinks, intended as an additional service for visitors to the website. BRIGAID excludes all liability for any damage incurred by users of the BRIGAID website as a result of visiting another website via an external hyperlink.

Links to the BRIGAID website

External links to pages on the BRIGAID website are permitted providing that they do not damage the good name of the organisation. There must be no suggestion that BRIGAID project has authorised the use of a link if such is not the case.

The official English name of BRIGAID is Bridging the Gap for Innovations in Disaster resilience. The link to the English version of the website is:http://www.brigaid.eu.

Privacy policy

The BRIGAID website use of software to analyse the number of visitors to its web pages and their behavior. This is based on your IP address (Internet Protocol address). The aim of this is to optimize, as far as possible, the information available and the way in which it is presented. The software does not analyse your identity and is used solely for the purpose outlined above.

BRIGAID handles the data of the visitors to its website with care. Personal information will only be stored if this serves a reasonable interest. This information is stored securely. In this, BRIGAID closely complies with the requirements of the Personal Data Protection Act.

Cookies

On its website, BRIGAID uses what are known as cookies, small files that are stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Cookies are used to identify you when you revisit the website and to enable access to specific parts of the BRIGAID website.

Almost all internet browsers, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, FireFox and Safari, offer users the option of accepting or refusing cookies.

Recording and securing data

BRIGAID uses security procedures to prevent unauthorised access to the confidential information on the website such as data concerning user numbers and user behaviour.

Intellectual property

BRIGAID makes every reasonable effort to enter into a written agreement with the legitimate owner of digital text and images on their use. However, this may be impossible in some cases, because one or more of the legitimate owners of the intellectual property or their heirs cannot be traced. If, in your opinion, any text or digital objects published by BRIGAID on one of the BRIGAID communication channels represent an infringement of your rights, you can contact info@brigaid.eu. Your e-mail should contain the title of the relevant item, the communication channel and the materials involved. In such cases, BRIGAID will amend or remove the materials, if no other agreement can be reached. A note to this effect will be included in the materials concerned.

This website has been developed for educational and social purposes and not for profit. For this reason, no payment will be made for materials submitted for publication or references on the website. BRIGAID accepts no liability for the inappropriate use of this website or any damage that may arise as a result of its use.

Copyright

The texts and images on the BRIGAID website may not be copied or changed or used in any other way, without written permission in advance. The intellectual property rights on the BRIGAID website (including texts, design, photographs, videos and logos) rest solely with BRIGAID. Of course, BRIGAID also respects third-party copyright. If you believe that the information on the BRIGAID website infringes your rights, please contact the BRIGAID management group via info@brigaid.eu.