Date of Last Revision: 11 Dec 2013
References made to SingHealth may include SingHealth as a corporate legal entity and/or one or more of the SingHealth subsidiaries, including:
(a) Singapore General Hospital Pte Ltd,
(b) KK Women's and Children's Hospital Pte Ltd,
(c) National Cancer Centre of Singapore Pte Ltd,
(d) National Heart Centre of Singapre Pte Ltd,
(e) Singapore National Eye Centre Pte Ltd,
(f) National Neuroscience Institute of Singapore Pte Ltd,
(g) National Dental Centre of Singapore Pte Ltd,
(h) SingHealth Polyclinics
1. USE OF WEBSITE
(a) not to use this Website in any manner which breaches any applicable law or regulation or causes or which may cause an infringement of any third party rights;
(b) not to post, transmit or disseminate any information on or via this Web Site which may be harmful, obscene, defamatory or illegal or create liability on SingHealth's part;
(c) not to interfere or attempt to interfere with the operation or functionality of this Web Site; and
(d) not to obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorised access, via whatever means, to any of SingHealth's systems.
2. RESTRICTIONS ON USE
You may not reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute or link in any way any material from this Web Site without the prior written permission of SingHealth.
If you download any software from the Web Site, including any files, images incoroporate in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the "Software") are licensed to you by SingHealth. SingHealth does not transfer title to the Software to you. You own the medium on which the Software is recorded, but SingHealth retains full and complete title to the Software, and all intellectual property rights therein. You may not redistribute, sell, transfer, decompile, reverse-engineer or otherwise deal with the Software.
3. NO REPRESENTATION
SingHealth makes no representation or warranty (either express or implied) as to the completeness or accuracy of the information it contains.
Please note that the contents of this Web Site are for general information purposes and are provided on the understanding that no surgical or medical advice or recommendation is being rendered. Medical treatment has to be individualised and can only be rendered after adequate assessment of your condition through appropriate clinical examination. Please do not disregard the professional medical advice of your physician or local healthcare provider or delay in seeking medical advice from them because of any information herein. For the reasons given above, you should not rely on the information herein and to the fullest extent permitted by law, we do not accept any responsibility if you do.
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6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Subject to applicable law, under no circumstances, including negligence, will SingHealth, its directors, employees or agents be liable for any loss of profits, direct or indirect losses including punitive, exemplary, special or consequential damages that result from the access to, use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this Web Site, even if SingHealth or a SingHealth authorised representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
SingHealth is also not liable or responsible for any material provided by third parties with their own respective copyright and shall not under any circumstances, be liable for any loss, damages or injury arising from these materials.
The information contained in this Web Site is for informational purposes only and is provided to you on an "as-is" basis. We do not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, authenticity of completeness of any of the information contained on this website. We are not liable for any information or services which may appear on any linked web sites.
7. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
Any reference to arbitration in Singapore shall be a submission to arbitration within the meaning of the Arbitration Act (Cap. 10) for the time being in force in Singapore. Such arbitration shall be conducted in the English language in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre ("SIAC Rules") for the time being in force, which rules are deemed to be incorporated by reference into this Section, except in so far as such Rules conflict with the express provisions of this Section, in which event the provisions of this Section will prevail.
The arbitral tribunal shall consist of one (1) arbitrator to be appointed by mutual agreement between you and SingHealth. Any party may propose to the other(s) the name or names of one (1) or more persons, one (1) of whom would serve as the arbitrator. If no agreement is reached within thirty (30) days after receipt by one (1) party of such a proposal from the other, the arbitrator shall be appointed by the Appointing Authority. The Appointing Authority shall be the Chairman of SIAC. The arbitrator must not be a present or former employee or agent of, or consultant or counsel to, any party or any related corporation as defined in Section 6 of the Companies Act (Cap 50) of any party.
Any decision or award of an arbitral tribunal appointed pursuant to this Section will be final and binding on both you and SingHealth and the execution thereof may be entered into any court having jurisdiction.
You undertake to keep the arbitration proceedings and all information, pleadings, documents, evidence and all matters relating thereto confidential.
8. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS IN WEB SITE CONTENT
All content on the Web Site, including designs, text, graphics, pictures, videos, information, applications, software, music, sound and other files and their selection and arrangement ("Web Site Content") are the proprietary property of SingHealth, its users or its licensors and all rights are reserved. No Web Site Content may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, scraped, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without SingHealth's prior written permission.
SingHealth and other SingHealth graphics, logos, designs, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names are registered trademarks, trademarks or trade dress of SingHealth may not be used, including as part of trademarks and/or part of domain names, in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of SingHealth.
9. LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES
This Web Site contains links to other web sites which are not maintained or owned by SingHealth. Similarly, the other web sites may contain links to this web site.
SingHealth may change any part of this Web Site at any time at its sole discretion without notice. SingHealth may deny access to this Web Site to anyone at anytime.
Unless otherwise specified, the terms "includes", "including", "e.g.,", "for example", and other similar terms are deemed to include the term "without limitation" immediately thereafter. Terms used in these Terms with the initial letter(s) capitalized will have the meaning attributed to them in these Terms.