1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Vision Media permits you to access and use the MRCVSonline website – mrcvs.co.uk and MRCVSonline+ – subject to the terms and conditions below, and all applicable laws and regulations.
This is a legal agreement between you, the end user, and Vision Media. "You" or "User" means the person specified as the user in the registration form for vnonline.co.uk and VNonline+ or the person visiting the open site. "You" may also represent an individual, practice or company.
Vision Media is an associated company of AT Veterinary Systems Ltd and Central Veterinary Services Ltd. “We” or “Us” may refer to Vision Media, AT Veterinary Systems Ltd and/or Central Veterinary Services Ltd. MRCVSonline refers specifically to the open site mrcvs.co.uk. MRCVSonline+ refers to the premium members area of mrcvs.co.uk.
By using MRCVSonline and MRCVSonline+, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms of this agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this agreement, you should contact Vision Media immediately to cancel your user account.
Username and password
You may apply to MRCVSonline for allocation of a username and password, or you may complete your personal details online to receive this information.
You are responsible for all use of the services provided by MRCVSonline under your username and password.
You are responsible for protecting and securing your password from unauthorised use. If you believe there has been a breach of security of your password, you should notify Vision Media immediately. You must not disclose your password to any third party to allow them to gain access to the registered service.
All of the services on this website are available for free of charge. Vision Media will notify you in all cases if any service becomes chargeable and will give you the opportunity to choose to pay the fee for such a service or to cancel your account.
The User Agreement allows only one user per registration. It is strictly forbidden for your account details to be used by another person or to allow them into the MRCVSonline+ areas. Vision Media has the ability to monitor access to this site and reserves the right to cancel, without warning, any user abusing this agreement.
Vision Media has made every attempt to ensure that the information contained in this website is accurate and reliable at the time of its publication. However, neither Vision Media, nor any of the companies concerned, can accept responsibility or liability whatsoever for any errors, omissions or inaccuracies or for the results obtained from the use of such information.
Information on this website may be incomplete, out-of-date or incorrect, and may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Information may be changed or updated without notice. The information contained herein is provided "as is" and "as available" without any express and/or implied representations or warranties of any kind.
Vision Media reserves the right to add, delete, change or modify the content and/or services associated with MRCVSonline and MRCVSonline+ at any time, without notice, but does not assume any responsibility to update it.
The User acknowledges that the information, software or other materials accessible over the Internet via MRCVSonline's services may contain viruses, worms, trojan horses, cancelbots or other harmful and destructive components.
By accessing the information provided on this website, each user waives and releases Vision Media, to the full extent permitted by law, from any and all claims related to the use of the subject information. In no event shall Vision Media be liable for any incidental or consequential damages resulting from the use of the subject information. Vision Media disclaims any liability to any third party anywhere in the world for any injury, special damage, direct or indirect loss, consequential or economic loss or any other loss and/or damage of any kind or type whatsoever suffered as a result of the use or reliance upon the information contained in this website to the maximum extent permitted by law.
No Liability For Consequential Damages
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Vision Media or its suppliers be liable for any damages whatsoever (including without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or any other pecuniary loss) arising out of the use of or inability to use this Vision Media product, even if Vision Media has been advised to the possibility of such damages.
Any information that is provided containing commentary on veterinary nursing issues, student materials and/or CPD articles should not be taken as a guarantee of accuracy. It is therefore the user's full responsibility and liability to ensure that all information on which they base any veterinary nursing decisions or to which they use for any official training assessment should be fully researched to their own personal satisfaction.
While Vision Media has made every attempt to ensure that the information on this website should be used for guidance and educational purposes only, it is not intended to replace discussions with a veterinarian or other qualified animal health professional. Each case or situation is unique and users are advised that definitive advice can only be provided from the appropriate professionals. This applies to trainee and qualified veterinary nurses practicing veterinary medicine, as well as members of the public. Vision Media accepts no liability or consequential damages for any death or injury arising from the use of information, data or services provided by the MRCVSonline website.
4. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
In addition to locally mounted information, hyperlinks are provided to external websites and/or information sources as a service to our users. All links are provided consistent with the academic mission of Vision Media. The appearance of external hyperlinks shall not be taken as implying any connection between Vision Media and the linked external information sources. These external information sources are outside Vision Media's control. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, reliability and/or correctness of the information contained therein.
The appearance of external hyperlinks also does not constitute an endorsement by Vision Media of the linked websites, or the information, products or services contained therein, nor does Vision Media exercise any editorial control over the information which a user may find at these locations.
5. OTHER RESTRICTIONS
You may not rent or lease MRCVSonline or MRCVSonline+, and you may not transfer the website and accompanying written materials on a permanent basis to another end user. You may not reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble mrcvs.co.uk.
Any feedback information sent to Vision Media in connection with any Vision Media or AT Veterinary Systems Ltd website shall be deemed to be provided on a non-confidential basis. Vision Media shall be free to use, reproduce, disclose, display and distribute such information on an unrestricted basis.
All trademarks are acknowledged.
Microsoft, Apple and IBM are trademarks of the respective organisations.
MRCVSonline, Vision Media, The Vision Team, Vision Online, Vision, Dataminer, at, atvantage, atvantage practice manager, atvantage professional, atvantage for windows, and ELS systems are all trademarks of AT Veterinary Systems Ltd.
We respect your privacy and will not sell or make available in any way your personal information except where you have specifically asked us to.
The nature of the services provided by Vision Media means that we may obtain certain information about you. This statement sets out the principles governing our use of your data. By registering to use the services and by using the mrcvs.co.uk generally, you agree to this use.
When you register and use MRCVSonline and/or MRCVSonline+, you will be required to provide certain data, such as your contact details, employment status and demographic information. By registering with MRCVSonline and/or MRCVSonline+, you agree to receive information from Vision Media and associated companies under AT Veterinary Systems Ltd and Central Veterinary Services Ltd, unless you specify that you do not wish for us to contact you.
We may also use the Data you provide us in response to surveys and to aggregate user profiles. For the avoidance of doubt, Vision Media does not pass data to any third parties except in the following circumstances;
- to enable you to gain access to the restricted parts of certain Service Providers' Information;
- to enable you to receive information you have requested to be sent to you by post (we will disclose your address); or
- to enable you to receive a pay Service.
If you can be identified from the information to be passed, then we will not forward such information without having notified you first and obtained your permission.
MRCVSonline may link to other websites and we are not responsible for their data policies or procedures, or for their content.
We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal data, but cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose online. You accept the inherent security implications of working online over the Internet and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless we have been negligent or in wilful default. We may supplement the information that you provide us with information we receive from third parties. You have the right to receive details about the personal information Vision Media has stored on you. If you are concerned that any of the information we hold is incorrect, please contact us.
To enable us to monitor and improve MRCVSonline, we may gather certain information about you when you use it, including details of your operating system, browser version, domain name and IP address and the details of the website you came from.