Terms of Use

Web Site Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

General

The DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund, an Employee Benefits Fund, provides its web site for your convenience. By using the information, services and products available through this web site, you agree to be bound by all of the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund terms and conditions of use as set forth herein.

The terms and conditions established in this document are subject to change, and may be updated from time to time without notice. It is your responsibility to maintain an awareness of the site and be cognizant of any such change. Your continued use of this service will indicate your agreement to any such change.

Please note that the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of web sites whose contents are not controlled by the DCC-Local 205 Welfare Fund , whether the DCC-Local 205 Welfare Fund links to them as “outside sites” or not.

Collection of personal information

When you engage in activities on this site, you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities.

Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity online. Instead, you will need to use a non-web-based option for transacting that business with the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund.

Public disclosure

How your personal information is used
The DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund may collect your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select.

Information that you provide may also be used by the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund as part of our efforts to keep vendors informed about standards, requirements or service changes, or other services of the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund.  The information collected will not be shared with anyone.

Protection of your personal information

The DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund recognizes and appreciates the importance of responsible use of the information collected on this site.

Use of “cookies”

When you visit the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund web site, navigation of the site can occur anonymously with one’s identity being preserved. In order to improve our site, we may use “cookies” to assist your visit. A cookie is a small amount of data that is transferred to your browser by a web server to enable users to receive customization of web site information, or to personalize a web site search engine. Cookies are used on the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund web site as a time saving mechanism, but they cannot be used to execute code or deliver viruses.

Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it.

If you have further questions about cookies, the Computer Incident Advisory Capacity Unit that monitors computer problems for the U.S. Department of Energy issued a study on March 12, 1998, of the risks to users of cookies, titled ” Information Bulletin 1-034: Internet Cookies”.

Security

Data transmission over the Internet is not guaranteed to be 100% secure. While we strive to protect your personal information, the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information transmitted to us or received from our online products or services. Once we receive a transmission, we use our best efforts to ensure it is secure on our systems.

Prohibited Uses

As a user of the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund web site(s) you agree to use this service only for its lawful, intended purposes. Use of this service for transmission, distribution, retrieval, or storage of any information, data, or other material in violation of any applicable law or regulation is prohibited. You also agree not to use the service to:

  • Provide false information or to impersonate someone else;
  • Distribute computer viruses, worms, or any software intended to damage or alter a computer system;
  • Violate any applicable local, state, national or international law

System and network security

Violations of system or network security of the service are prohibited, and may subject you to criminal liability, civil liability, or both. The DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund will investigate potential security violations, and may notify applicable law enforcement agencies if violations are suspected.

You may not attempt to circumvent the authentication procedures or security of any host, network, network component, or account to access data, accounts, or systems that you are not expressly permitted to access. You may not interfere or attempt to interfere with service to any other user.

Violation of terms of use

In the event of any violation of the terms contained herein, the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund reserves the right to suspend or terminate, either temporarily or permanently, any or all services provided. Users who violate terms contained herein may additionally incur criminal liability, civil liability, or both. The DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund may refer violators to civil or criminal authorities for prosecution.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund and its subsidiaries, affiliates, telecommunications providers, service providers, Trustees, employees and agents harmless from any claim, liability, loss, expense or demand, including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees, related to or arising from a user’s violation of the terms and conditions or the use of the services and information provided at this web site.

Limitation of liability

IN NO EVENT WILL THE DCC- LOCAL 205 WELFARE FUND, ITS SUPPLIERS, ITS TRUSTEES, ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS, OR OTHER THIRD PARTY AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THIS SERVICE; CONTENT ANYWHERE ON THE INTERNET, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY; INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THOSE DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION; IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS WEB SITE, OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY SHALL BE TO STOP USING THE WEB SITE.

Disclaimer of warranties

This service is provided by the DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund on an “as is” basis. The DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the service, its contents, or any information made available by or through the service.

The DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or any infringement. Furthermore, DCC- Local 205 Welfare Fund does not warrant that use of the service will not be interrupted, nor available at any time or from any location, secured and error-free. Corrected defects are not warrantable and the service is not guaranteed free of viruses or other harmful components.