Terms and Conditions
This document was last updated July 1, 2013.
Welcome to AccessibleTravelReviews.com! The purpose of this site is to allow people with disabilities and those who travel with them to share their travel experiences, and learn from those of others'. This page explains the terms by which you may use this website. By using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.
"We," "us," and "our" refer to AccessibleTravelReviews.com and/or its owner. "This website" refers to AccessibleTravelReviews.com. "You," "your," and "yourself" means you, the person visiting this website and/or contributing content to it. "Content" includes text, images, photos, audio, video, location data, and all other forms of data or communication.
Your account is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You may not impersonate someone else, create or use an account for anyone other than yourself, provide an email address other than your own, or create multiple accounts. By creating an account, you warrant that you will safeguard your account information and that you are 13 years of age or older.
By submitting content, you warrant that it is true, accurate, and current. You alone are responsible for your content. You assume all risks associated with your content, including anyone's reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability, or any disclosure by you of information in your content that makes you personally identifiable. You represent that you own, or have the necessary permissions to use, and authorize the use of your content as described herein. You may not imply that your content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by AccessibleTravelReviews.com.
You may expose yourself to liability if, for example, your content contains material that is false, intentionally misleading, or defamatory; violates any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; contains material that is unlawful, including illegal hate speech or pornography; exploits or otherwise harms minors; or violates or advocates the violation of any law or regulation. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any content posted, stored or uploaded by you or any third party, or for any loss or damage thereto, nor are we liable for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography or profanity you may encounter. Although we have no obligation to screen, edit or monitor any of the content posted to this website, we reserve the right to remove, screen or edit without notice any content posted on this website at any time and for any reason. AccessibleTravelReviews.com reserves the right to remove content that we deem unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable, and to restrict the access of the poster of such material from this website in any way deemed necessary. Content that will not be accepted on this website also includes that submitted for personal gain such as unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising, contests, raffles, or solicitations; private, personal third-party information; viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files; and any other off-topic content not relating to the purpose of this website.
You own your content. However, by publishing your content on AccessibleTravelReviews.com, you grant us the right to use it in a number of different ways, including publicly displaying it, reformatting it, incorporating it into advertisements and other works, creating derivative works from it, promoting it, and distributing it. In other words, you hereby irrevocably grant us world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, assignable, sublicensable, transferable rights to use your content for any purpose. Please note that you also irrevocably grant the users of this website the right to access your content in connection with their use of this site. Finally, you irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against AccessibleTravelReviews.com and its users any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to your content.
We own the AccessibleTravelReviews.com content, including but not limited to visual interfaces, graphics, design, and compilation, including, but not limited to, our compilation of user content and other site content, aggregate user review ratings, and all other elements and components of this site excluding your content, the content of other users, and third party content. We also own the copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, and other intellectual and proprietary rights throughout the world associated with the AccessibleTravelReviews.com content and website, which are protected by copyright, trade dress, patent, trademark laws and all other applicable intellectual and proprietary rights and laws. As such, you may not modify, reproduce, distribute, create derivative works or adaptations of, publicly display or in any way exploit any of this website's content, other than that submitted by you, in whole or in part except as expressly authorized by us. Except as expressly and unambiguously provided herein, we do not grant you any express or implied rights, and all rights in and to this website and its content are retained by us.
Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability
The information published on this website may include inaccuracies or errors. We do not guarantee the accuracy of, and disclaim all liability for any errors or other inaccuracies relating to the information and description of the travel destinations displayed on this website (including, without limitation, general descriptions, handicapped accessibility, photographs, lists of amenities, etc.). By listing information relevant to travel to particular destinations, we do not represent or warrant that travel to such points is advisable or without risk, and are not liable for damages or losses that may result from travel to such destinations.
We make no representations about the suitability of the information, software, products, and services contained on this website for any purpose, and the inclusion or offering of any products or services on this website does not constitute any endorsement or recommendation of such products or services by us. All such information, software, products, and services are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. We disclaim all warranties and conditions that this website, its servers or any email sent from us or our servers, are free of viruses or other harmful components. We hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to provided information, software, products, and services, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and noninfringement.
In no event shall we be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of, or in any way connected with, your access to, display of or use of this website or with the delay or inability to access, display or use this website (including, but not limited to, your reliance upon opinions appearing on this web site; any computer viruses, information, software, linked sites, products, and services obtained through this website; or otherwise arising out of the access to, display of or use of this website) whether based on a theory of negligence, contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, and even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
The limitation of liability reflects the allocation of risk between the parties. The limitations specified in this section will survive and apply even if any limited remedy specified in these terms is found to have failed of its essential purpose. The limitations of liability provided in these terms inure to the benefit of AccessibleTravelReviews.com and its owner.
You agree to defend and indemnify AccessibleTravelReviews.com, and its owner from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature including but not limited to reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by third parties as a result of:
(i) your breach of this Agreement or the documents referenced herein;
(ii) your violation of any law or the rights of a third party; or
(iii) your use of this Website.
Links to Third-Party Sites
This website may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by parties other than us. Such hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. We do not control such websites and are not responsible for their contents or the privacy or other practices of such websites. Further, it is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever links you select or software you download (whether from this website or other websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature. Our inclusion of hyperlinks to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators. In some cases you may be asked by a third party site to link your profile on AccessibleTravelReviews.com to a profile on another third party site. Choosing to do so is purely optional, and the decision to allow this information to be linked can be disabled (with the third party site) at any time.
We may publicly display advertisements and other information adjacent to or included with your content. You are not entitled to any compensation for such advertisements. The manner, mode and extent of such advertising are subject to change without specific notice to you. The appearance of an advertisement on our site does not in any way constitute endorsement by us of the goods or services advertised.
Modifications to the Terms and Conditions
We may revise these Terms and Conditions from time to time. The most current version of the Terms and Conditions will govern your use of this website and will be located here. If we make material changes to these Terms and Conditions, we will notify you by email or by posting a notice on this website prior to the effective date of the changes. By continuing to access or use this website after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms and Conditions.
Any use of this website in violation of the foregoing violates these Terms and Conditions and may result in, among other things, termination or suspension of your rights to use this website.