Terms of Service
This web site is dedicated to the contracting trades, an activity which is inherently dangerous. You should not depend on information gleaned from this site for your personal safety. Your safety depends upon your own judgment based on competent instruction, experience, and a realistic assessment of ability.
There are no warranties, either expressed or implied, that the information on this website is accurate and reliable. Your use of this site indicates your assumption of the risk of death or serious injury and is an acknowledgement of your own sole responsibility for your safety.
The following terms and conditions are in reference to the Construction Resource web site, discussion board, and any and all subdomains thereof, here in referred to as "Construction Resource". These terms and conditions apply to all sites, services, and resources within the Construction Resource website.
1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Construction Resource provides its service to you, subject to the following Terms of Service (referred to as "TOS"), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice. You may review the most current version of the TOS at any time at: http://www.construction-resource.com/tos.php. In addition, when using particular Construction Resource services, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services.
2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
Construction Resource provides users with access to informational resources including communication and interactive resources pertaining to the construction industry. Under no circumstances shall Construction Resource be liable to any user on account of that user's use or misuse of the site or reliance on the site. Such limitation of liability shall apply to prevent recovery of direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive and exemplary damages (even if Construction Resource has been advised of the possibility of such damages). Such limitation of liability shall apply whether the damages arise from use or misuse of the site or reliance on the site, from inability to use the site, or from the interruption, suspension, or termination of the site or services offered on the site (including such damages incurred by third parties).
Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages incurred by reason of other services or goods received through or advertised on the site or received through any links provided on the site. .Such limitation shall apply, without limitation, to the costs of procurement of substitute goods or services, lost profits, or lost data. These limitations shall apply notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy. Construction Resource makes no warranties as to the accuracy of its information and due to the volatile nature of the information contained within Construction Resource. Construction Resource can not screen or authenticate all articles, posts, listings or other information
3. TERMS OF USAGE & RESTRICTIONS
a) Membership is available to any person over the age of 13 who registers and accurately provides all the required information, provides a legitimate electronic mail address and obtains a unique Construction Resource member name and password. Membership is non-transferable. The use of web-based email accounts may be denied due to abuse.
b) All membership information must be accurate and belong to the person registering. Invalid, incomplete, or falsified information can result in the immediate termination of all membership privileges for that user and, possibly a permanent ban, restricting the member from using any of Construction Resource’s services at any time.
c) Usage of this site is restricted to persons over the age of 13.
d) Construction Resource is not responsible for the content of any member's posts, and the views expressed on Construction Resource are the responsibility of the posting member and not Construction Resource. Construction Resource does not preview member posts in any way before they appear on the site. Any link posted to a third-party internet address does not imply an endorsement of that site or its content by Construction Resource.
e) Construction Resource forums are for the discussion of the contracting trades and related topics. While the administrators and moderators of Construction Resource will attempt to keep all off-topic messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of Construction Resource nor the moderators will be held responsible for the content of any message.
f) Construction Resource forums may contain profanity.
g) As a condition of buying and selling items listed in any forum of Construction Resource, Buyer and Seller agree that Construction Resource is not brokering or otherwise participating in any purchase or sale. Construction Resource has no knowledge of the terms of sale, the condition of any items offered for sale, the accuracy of any aspect of the sale or the use to which any item shall be put. Buyer assumes all responsibility for proper use of any item so purchased. Buyer acknowledges that improper use of some or all of the items offered for sale on Construction Resource may cause serious injury or death. Buyer shall seek qualified assistance and instruction in the use of all items purchased. Users may not post links to any off-site “for-sale” items or any auctions.
h) Pornography of any type is not allowed.
i) The owners, administrators, and moderators of Construction Resource reserve both the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason, and the right to suspend or delete any user account for any reason we feel is in violation of the TOS, both explicit and implied.
j) Membership in Construction Resource is a privilege, not a right. We reserve the right to deny service to any person at any time without cause.
4. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
It is the policy of Construction Resource to respond expeditiously to claims of intellectual property infringement. Construction Resource will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"). Should a violation of intellectual property be discovered, the document(s) or messages in such violation will be removed in a timely manner after any and all investigating has been completed to prove the authenticity of such a claim.
5. PUBLIC CONTENT ON CONSTRUCTION RESOURCE
Any and all content posted or displayed for inclusion in publicly accessible areas of Construction Resource are the responsibility of the creator. Construction Resource makes no claims or warranties about such information or its authenticity. Upon posting any content on Construction Resource, you grant Construction Resource the non-exclusive right to publish, modify and use such content solely for the purpose of displaying such content.
6. LIMITATION OF RE-USE
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes or noncommercial purposes any portion of the services or content contained within Construction Resource and its subsidiary sites. In order to use any content, graphical art, photos or files owned by or published by Construction Resource, direct, written authorization must be obtained from Construction Resource with no exceptions at any time for any reason.
7. LEGAL RESTRICTIONS
This agreement shall be constructed and controlled by the laws of the State of Montana, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Any dispute arising hereunder will be governed by the laws of the State of Montana. Each member agrees to personal jurisdiction by the state and federal courts of the State of Montana.
Construction Resource reserves the right to change, modify or update this TOS agreement at any time without notification. Membership in and the use of resources contained within construction-resource.com constitutes full agreement and acknowledgement of the restrictions, limitations and terms set forth in this agreement.