Terms & Conditions

By accessing the worksafebcstore.com web site (the "Web Site"), you acknowledge this notice and agree, without modification, to all the terms and conditions set out below (collectively called the "Terms and Conditions"). If you do not agree with any of the Terms and Conditions, you should immediately discontinue using this site. Except where stated otherwise, the term "HEMLOCK" used in the Terms and Conditions includes Hemlock Printers Ltd. and its respective officers, directors, employees, suppliers, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, successors and assigns.

Disclaimer and limitation of liability

THE WEB SITE AND THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS CONTAINED IN IT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

HEMLOCK AND THE WORKERS' COMPENSATION BOARD OF B.C. (WorkSafeBC) MAKE AND, BY USING OR ATTEMPTING TO USE THE WEB SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU RECEIVE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THE WEB SITE OR ITS CONTENTS INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, LACK OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED WITHIN THE WEB SITE.

Even if advised of the possibility, under no circumstances will HEMLOCK, Workers' Compensation Board of B.C. (WorkSafeBC) or any other party involved in creating, producing, or distributing the Web Site be liable for any loss of profits, business or revenues or direct, indirect, incidental, special, contingent, exemplary, punitive or consequential damages that result from the use of or inability to use the Web Site, including but not limited to reliance by you on any information obtained from the Web Site or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or e-mail, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance, including without limitation those that result from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to WorkSafeBC’s records, programs, or services.

Trademarks and copyrights

Hemlock Printers Ltd. operates the Web Site on behalf of WorkSafeBC. worksafebcstore.com and related words, domain names and logos are trademarks and the property of WorkSafeBC. Trademarks, product names and company names or logos cited herein are the property and copyright © Workers' Compensation Board of B.C. (WorkSafeBC). All rights reserved.

WorkSafeBC printed products, videos, DVDs, CDs, and material on WorkSafeBCstore.com are covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations, and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission. No material from the Web Site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way. The user may print, in hard copy, portions of the Web Site only for the purpose of ordering materials identified on the Web Site.

Non-commercial reproduction

You may download and print WorkSafeBC publications for your own personal, non-commercial use. You may not alter or remove any copyright or other notice from copies of the content. Copying, storing, or reselling any content except as provided above is expressly prohibited without prior written permission of WorkSafeBC.

Commercial reproduction

Resale and/or reproduction of WorkSafeBC materials, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial redistribution are prohibited except with written permission from WorkSafeBC. To obtain permission to reproduce WorkSafeBC materials for commercial purposes, please contact http://www.worksafebc.com

Videos, DVDs, and CDs

Reselling, copying, reproducing, reformatting, and/or re-labelling and distributing WorkSafeBC videos, DVDs, and CDs in any form, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of WorkSafeBC. Digital copies of media purchased from and downloaded through WorkSafeBC can be copied and transferred to electronic devices for distribution, provided such use is for educational purposes only.

Submissions

You acknowledge that any submissions, information, materials, suggestions or ideas provided to the Web Site (collectively the "Submission") become the property of WorkSafeBC, including all copyright, without reservation, and you waive in favour of WorkSafeBC any and all moral rights in such Submission. You acknowledge and agree that all or any portion of the Submission may be used, edited, reproduced, published, translated, sublicensed, copied and distributed and/or incorporated into other works in any form, media, or technology for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such Submission, without compensation of any kind to you. By submitting the Submission, you automatically warrant that you have the full right and authority to submit such Submission and that none of such Submission is subject to any copyright or other proprietary right of a third party. WorkSafeBC does not guarantee the security or confidentiality of any e-mail or other electronic communications sent to WorkSafeBC or HEMLOCK personnel.

Changes

The materials and information contained in the WorkSafeBC Web Site are subject to change without notice.

Linked internet sites

The Web Site contains links to third-party web sites which are not under the control of WorkSafeBC and WorkSafeBC is not responsible for the contents contained in any linked site. Any links provided by the Web Site are provided for your interest or convenience and do not represent or imply any endorsement by WorkSafeBC of such linked site. Linked sites may contain rules and regulations, privacy provisions, confidentiality provisions, transmissions of personal data provisions, and other provisions that differ from the provisions provided on this Web Site. WorkSafeBC is not responsible for examining or evaluating these provisions and expressly disclaims any and all liability related not only to such provisions, but also to any of the content found on any linked sites. You should carefully review both the privacy statements and the terms or terms of use applying to any linked sites.

Paying by Credit Card

Warning: Please note that while WorkSafeBC is an organization located in British Columbia, Canada the credit card transaction may be processed outside Canada.  By providing any of your personal information including credit card details you are hereby consenting to your personal information being stored outside Canada.

Returns

All authorized returns will be subject to a restocking fee of 10% of the purchase price of each product to be returned. The original shipping and handling charges are non-refundable. All tax will be automatically calculated and refunded based on the amount of the return. Refunds will be credited to the credit card that was used at the time of the initial order. Once the WorkSafeBC Store receives the returned merchandise, please allow 1 to 2 billing cycles for the credit to appear on your statement.

Jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions will be governed and be interpreted pursuant to the laws of the Province of British Columbia, Canada, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law. You consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in British Columbia in all disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions and the use of the Web Site.

General

If any part of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining provisions.