The Tactical Safety Network

Terms of Use

Agreement between the User and the Tactical Safety Network

The Tactical Safety Network Web Site is comprised of various Web pages operated by the Tactical Safety Network.

The Tactical Safety Network Web Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.

Modification of These Terms of Use

The Tactical Safety Network reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Tactical Safety Network Web Site is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Tactical Safety Network Web Site contains links to other Web Sites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of the Tactical Safety Network and the Tactical Safety Network is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. The Tactical Safety Network is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. The Tactical Safety Network is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the Tactical Safety Network of the site or any association with its operators.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

As a condition of your use of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site, you warrant to the Tactical Safety Network that you will not use the Tactical Safety Network Web Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Tactical Safety Network Web Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Tactical Safety Network Web Site or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Tactical Safety Network Web Sites.

Use of Communication Services

The Tactical Safety Network Web Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, "Communication Services"), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:

  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
  • Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
  • Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
  • Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer.
  • Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.
  • Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
  • Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
  • Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
  • Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations.

The Tactical Safety Network has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, the Tactical Safety Network reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. The Tactical Safety Network reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.

The Tactical Safety Network reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in the Tactical Safety Network's sole discretion.

Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. The Tactical Safety Network does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, the Tactical Safety Network specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Tactical Safety Network spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of the Tactical Safety Network.

Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.

Your License to Us

Unless otherwise stated in the rules or guidelines for the applicable User Generated Service, user published content (“User Submissions”) featured or displayed on the Web Site, including without limitation text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, and illustrations (Content), remains the intellectual property of the individual user. By posting Content on our Web Site, you expressly grant the Tactical Safety Network a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Content and your name, voice, and/or likeness as contained in your User Submission, in whole or in part, and in any form throughout the world in any media or technology, whether now known or hereafter discovered, including all promotion, advertising, marketing, merchandising, publicity and any other ancillary uses thereof, and including the unfettered right to sublicense such rights, in perpetuity throughout the universe. Any such User Submissions are deemed non-confidential and the Tactical Safety Network shall be under no obligation to maintain the confidentiality of any information, in whatever form, contained in any User Submission.

Liability Disclaimer

THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE AT ANY TIME. ADVICE RECEIVED VIA THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL, MEDICAL, LEGAL, OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND YOU SHOULD CONSULT AN APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO YOUR SITUATION.

THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE OR RELATED SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS OBTAINED THROUGH THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE TACTICAL SAFETY NETWORK WEB SITE.

SERVICE CONTACT: contact the Tactical Safety Network via e-mail with your questions and comments

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold The Tactical Safety Network and any affiliate of the Tactical Safety Network or individual harmless from any and all liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, related to or in connection with (i) the use of the Web Site or the Internet or your placement or transmission of any message or information on this Web Site by you or your authorized users; (ii) your violation of any term of this Agreement, including without limitation, your breach of any of the representations and warranties above; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any right of privacy, publicity rights or intellectual property rights; (iv) your violation of any law, rule or regulation of the United States or any other country; (v) any claim or damages that arise as a result of any User Submission that you provide to the Tactical Safety Network; or (vi) any other party’s access and use of the Web Site with your unique username, password or other appropriate security code.

Termination/Access Restriction

The Tactical Safety Network reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Tactical Safety Network Web Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. Use of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and the Tactical Safety Network as a result of this agreement or use of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site. The Tactical Safety Network's performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of the Tactical Safety Network's right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site or information provided to or gathered by the Tactical Safety Network with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and the Tactical Safety Network with respect to the Tactical Safety Network Web Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and the Tactical Safety Network with respect to the Tactical Safety Network Web Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent an d subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be drawn up in English.

Copyright and Ownership

All of the content featured or displayed on the Tactical Safety Network Web Site, including without limitation text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, and illustrations (Content), is owned by the Tactical Safety Network, its licensors, vendors, agents and/or its Content providers. All elements of the Web Site, including without limitation the general design and the Content, are protected by trade dress, copyright, moral rights, trademark and other laws relating to intellectual property rights. The Tactical Safety Network Web Site may only be used for the intended purpose for which such the Tactical Safety Network Web Site is being made available.

Use of Public Domain and Unrestricted Content

Unless otherwise identified, information provide on the Tactical Safety Network is freely available as part of the public domain or freely offered without restrictions by Content providers. As such, you may modify any of these unrestricted/public domain materials and you may copy, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, and create derivative works from this information. All items without a clearly identifiable copyright mark may be assumed to be public domain or unrestricted Content.

Copyrighted and Protected Content

Some Content on the Tactical Safety Network is protected under provisions of copyright laws. Copyrighted material is clearly marked with a recognizable copyright notice. Except as may be otherwise indicated in specific Content within the Tactical Safety Network Web Site, you are authorized to view, play, print and download documents, audio and video found on the Tactical Safety Network Web Site for personal, informational, and noncommercial purposes only. Additionally, except as authorized under applicable copyright laws, you are responsible for obtaining permission before reusing any copyrighted material that is available on the Web Site. For the purposes of this agreement, the use of any such material on any other web site or networked computer environment is prohibited. You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the Tactical Safety Network Web Site. The Tactical Safety Network Web Site, its Content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of the Tactical Safety Network or its licensors unless otherwise expressly agreed. You will not remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices from material found on these Web Site.

Trademarks

The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Notices and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement

Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement under United States copyright law should be sent to the Tactical Safety Network via e-mail. ALL INQUIRIES NOT RELEVANT TO THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURE WILL RECEIVE NO RESPONSE.