Terms of Use

This website is offered by Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen, the Flemish part of the Belgian Red Cross, having its place of business at Motstraat 40, 2800 Mechelen, registered in the Belgian Crossroad Bank for Enterprises with number 0406.729.809.

The access to and the use of this website are subject to the following terms and conditions.

1.  General

By continuing to surf on our website you agree to our terms and conditions of use and our privacy and cookie policy. Do not continue surfing if you do not agree.

2. Content of the website

Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen pays a lot of attention and care to its website and strives to ensure that all information is as complete, correct, comprehensible, accurate and up to date as possible. All information, names, illustrations, photos, logos and icons, etc. which are available on or via this website are furnished without any commitment. Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen reserves the right, without prior notification, at any time whensoever, to add, alter or remove information. If Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen is notified of errors in or incompleteness of data, then after notification thereof to the webmaster via webmaster@rodekruis.be, the data will be rectified or supplemented.

Some legal texts are available on the website. Because it is not possible to guarantee the authentic representation of an official text, we remind you that when these texts have also been published in the Belgian Official Gazette, only the content of the texts published in the Belgian Official Gazette is valid.

No guarantee whatsoever is given, either explicitly or implicitly, as to the usability, the accuracy or the completeness of the information on the sites. Nor is it guaranteed that this site or the server which makes it available, despite the efforts made in this respect, are free of computer viruses. Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen can in no case be held liable for direct or indirect loss arising from the use of this website.

3. Links

This site also contains links to other websites. Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen cannot be held liable for the current or future content of these sites, nor for the content of external sites which make a link to the Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen site.

4. Obligations of the user

Upon access to and use of the website you explicitly commit to:

  • not disrupt the optimal working and the security of the website, e.g. by using viruses or other harmful files or data or by accessing files or data to which you normally have no access;
  • not supplement, change, replace or rectify the information shown on this website in whole or in part;
  • not make use of the website for illegal or harmful purposes.
     

5. Protection of intellectual property right 

The information, including all editorial material, texts, photos, illustrations, drawings and other graphic material, names, logos, software, trademarks and other marks, which are made accessible via the website, are the property of Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen or the property of connected entities.  The information is protected by copyright, database rights, trade mark rights, or other intellectual property rights. The information can only be used for your personal, non-commercial use. You agree that you will not reproduce, share or disclose the information to third parties, whether or not with a profit motive, without the prior explicit written consent of Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen. Nothing on this site may be interpreted as giving explicit or tacit licence to use any intellectual property right, unless and in the degree stipulated in these terms and conditions. 

6. Legal information

You will find an overview of the legal documents which can be relevant for you on the page “Legal Information”:

7.  Applicable law and competent court

These terms and conditions are exclusively subject to Belgian law. Disputes arising from these terms and conditions or the use of the website are exclusively subject to the competent courts of Antwerp, division Mechelen, Belgium, without affecting the rights which you might have as EU consumer to bring action before the court with jurisdiction pursuant to the mandatory laws of the place of your domicile within the EU.

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