Privacy Policy


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Notice: Site Access and Use

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THE SERVICE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND THE DISCLAIMER SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU ARE NOT WILLING TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND DISCLAIMER, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE. DHAA INC. MAY MODIFY THESE CONDITIONS AT ANY TIME, AND SUCH MODIFICATIONS SHALL BE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING THEREOF.

Disclaimer

The Service is an online information and communications service provided by DHAA Inc. or its affiliates, subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions described. This Disclaimer covers all information which is available on the Service ("Consumer Information").

DHAA Inc. and its affiliates have made reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided by it is accurate and up-to-date. The information contained in this online site is presented in summary form only and intended to provide broad consumer understanding and knowledge of dental health care topics. The information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or advice of your dentist or other health care provider. The Service does not recommend the self-management of dental problems. Information obtained by using the Service is not exhaustive and does not cover all dental diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatment. Should you have any dental health care-related questions, please call or see your ADA dentist or other health care provider promptly.

You should never disregard dental or medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read here.

The DHAA Inc. shall not be responsible for information provided herein under any theory of liability or indemnity. Liability of DHAA Inc., if any, for damages (including, without limitation, liability arising out of contract, negligence, strict liability, tort or patent or copyright infringement) shall not exceed the fees paid by the user for the particular information or service provided.

The views and opinions expressed on this site are not necessarily those of the DHAA Inc., the DHAA State Branches or their affiliates.

Where financial or legal information is published, it is provided on the express understanding that the advice and information provided is commentary and/or summary in nature, and that no person should act solely upon such information without recourse to qualified professional advice.

Information accessed through this online site is provided "AS IS" and without warranty, express or implied. All implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular use or purpose are hereby excluded. DHAA Inc. makes no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of the information. DHAA Inc. cannot and does not warrant against human and machine errors, omissions, delays, interruptions or losses, including loss of data. DHAA Inc. cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from this online site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code/s that manifest contaminating or destructive properties.

Terms and Conditions

Copyright

DHAA Inc. updates the Website regularly. All information is current as of its first appearance on this site or when last modified. Material on this site is protected by copyright. The copyright owner is The Dental Hygienistsʼ Association of Australia Inc. The collective work includes items which are the property of affiliates and other external providers who have authorised the publication of their material. This material is also protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, download portions of the material from the different areas of the Service solely for your own non-commercial use. Any redistribution, retransmission or publication of any material is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of the copyright owner. You agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the Service. You may not make alterations or additions to the material on this site, or sell or misappropriate it. Material may be downloaded or copied for personal use. However, appropriate acknowledgment of the copyright owner is required if material is re-published in any format.

All information is intended for your general knowledge only and is not a substitute for dental or medical advice or treatment for specific dental or medical conditions. You should seek prompt professional care for any specific health issues. Use of this online service is subject to the disclaimer and the terms and conditions.

Privacy Policy

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

The ability to track a session is required when a user logs into a restricted or members only area of the site via a user name and password.

We will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message. It will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to a mailing list. We will not use your e-mail address for any other purpose, and will not disclose it, without your consent.

Funding and Advertising

This site is solely funded by DHAA Inc. No payment or compensation has been received by DHAA Inc. to provide any links to, or commercial endorsements of, any product or service mentioned on this website.

At this point in time, advertising is not a source of website funding of any kind for DHAA Inc.

If advertising ever does become a source of website funding for DHAA Inc., this will be clearly stated. Any advertising or promotional material mentioned on this site will be presented in a manner and context that helps make it easy for you to differentiate between it and the original material created by DHAA Inc.
Publication of advertisements or promotional information for products, services or courses does not necessarily indicate endorsement by the DHAA Inc.

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04/01/2011


This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at the Google Analytics Terms of Service or at the Google Analytics Privacy Overview. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (IP masking).