Terms of Service
I. Use of Website.These Terms of Service set forth the terms and conditions that regulate your use of NationalCoronavirusHotline’s (NCH) platform, website, and mobile apps. The service is provided by Pandemics Project Inc which a company registered in California with a Company Registration Number of C4657254 and a registered address of 237 Kearny St, #9038 San Francisco, CA 94108. By using our website/platform you are indicating that you accept these Terms of Service.
II. Right to Modify.
At any time after posting, we reserve our right to modify these Terms of Service and this is effective upon posting. By continuing to use our website and platform you are indicating that you accept any changes that may occur. Every time you visit this website you agree that you have reviewed these Terms of Service so that you are aware of any changes that have been made.
III. Access to the Website.
You or NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE may either suspend or terminate your access to this website with or without a reason. NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE reserves the right to refuse access to our website to any person or organization at any time with, or without a reason. By accessing this website, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and possess the legal right and ability to agree to these Terms of Service and to use this website in accordance with these Terms of Service.
NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE maintains this website from an office in the United States of America and does not claim that materials on the website are appropriate and/or available for locations outside the United States. If you are accessing this website from a location outside the United States, you do so at your own risk and at your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable laws at your location.
IV. Your Information.
By posting on this website, you agree that any and all information you provide to NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE are true/accurate, not misleading, and offered in good faith. You agree that any information you provide through this website is not generally confidential and that NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE may use the information you provide through the website for the improvement of our services/products, the website and also to provide you with additional information about our services/products. We may use “cookies” and other internet technologies in order to manage the information we receive from you.
NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE will not be sharing, selling or otherwise distributing any of the personally-identifiable information you provide with third parties for their promotional or sales purposes. If we provide you with a product or service then we may share information with organizations that work with NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE so that the service can be provided to you. The information collected and stored by NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE or added into secure platforms by its members are identifiable, protected health information (PHI) and as such are governed by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act ("HIPAA").
V. Medical Information.
General information related to various medical conditions posted on this website is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment and is given only for informational purposes. Likewise, content relating to medical conditions and their treatment is also not a substitute for a doctor or other qualified healthcare professional's advice. Do not delay/disregard medical advice or treatment based on any information posted on this website.
PLEASE DIAL 911 IMMEDIATELY IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING ANY MEDICAL EMERGENCIES. NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE itself does not render medical services/advice and the information we provide does not supersede or replace a physician's medical advice. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a health problem or disease. Do not use this website's information to diagnose health problems/diseases nor should you interpret this content as a recommendation or warranty of treatment.
VI. Intellectual Property
Any and all material that this website contains which includes images, text, and the websites "look and feel" are the property of NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE and/or its licensors and is thereby protected by intellectual property law, copyright, patent, trademark, etc.
NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE reserves all rights in that regard. The removal or alteration of the copyright notice on any material appearing on this website is strictly prohibited. Any information contained on this website should not be interpreted as being given a license or right without NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE's express written permission.
VII. Links to Other Websites
Any third-party website links provided on this website are provided to you for your convenience and do not indicate an endorsement or recommendation by NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE. If you use any links, you will leave the NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE website and access third-party websites entirely at your own risk.
As such, NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE is not responsible for content you may find on linked-third party websites and therefore does not make any representations of material, information, or privacy practices of a third-party's website.
VIII. Prohibited Uses
- You agree not to upload/transmit any content or communication that violates or infringes upon any party’s rights.
- You agree not to use/modify/sell/assign/transfer/reproduce/distribute this website’s content for any public or commercial purposes.
- You agree that you will not reverse engineer, disassemble/decompile any software in this website’s content.
- You agree not to use this website for any purpose in violation of local, state, national, or international laws.
- You agree not to use this website as a means to distribute or post advertising or other unsolicited material to any third party.
- You agree that you will not falsely represent your identification/affiliation nor will you impersonate any person/entity.
- You agree that you will not distribute viruses or other harmful computer code.
- You agree not to harvest or otherwise collect information about others.
- You agree not to promote/encourage or partake in defamatory, harassing, abusive, or otherwise objectionable behavior.
- You agree not to interfere with the operation of this website.
- You agree that you will not copy or distribute any part of this website in any medium.
The Website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any kind of warranty expressed or implied. NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE does not warrant accuracy, completeness, timeliness of the materials on the Site to fullest extent of the applicable law. NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE does not warrant that the platform, website, and mobile apps will be error-free or uninterrupted, nor that any defects that occur will be corrected. The platform, website, mobile apps and the servers that make them available are not guaranteed to be free of viruses or other types of harmful components.
NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE does not assume any liability that arises from or relates to the delay/failure/corruption/interruption of any data or information that is used in connection with the Site, platform, and mobile apps. The above exclusion may be irrelevant to you if applicable law does not authorize the exclusion of such implied warranties. Your use of the Site, platform, and mobile apps is done so at your own sole risk.
X. Limit of Liability
You agree that you will hold NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE, its employees, affiliates, third party contractors, shareholders, licensors and suppliers harmless from and against any claims, actions, demands, liabilities, losses, damages, costs, expenses and settlements that result from
- You violating these Terms of Service
- Your use and access to our Site, platforms, and mobile apps
- Your provision of disclosure to NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE of any information or data
NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT/INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY SUCH DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT FROM LOSS OF USE/PROFITS, LITIGATION, OR ANY OTHER SORT OF MONETARY LOSS REGARDLESS IF IT IS BASED ON A BREACH OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE/INFRINGEMENT, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR FROM LACK OF AVAILABILITY OF ACCESS TO SERVICES.
As provided on this document, NATIONAL CORONAVIRUS HOTLINE shall not be liable for failures that occur due to causes beyond NATIONALCORONAVIRUSHOTLINE’s reasonable control which can include mechanical failure, electronic failure, communications failure or degradation. This section on the Limit of Liability represents you taking on an informed voluntary allocation of risk and you agree that the Limit of Liability section in these Terms of Service are fair and reasonable in the given circumstances.
XI. Governing Law
These Terms of Service and your use of the website shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of laws principles. Any legal action or proceeding related to this Website shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in San Francisco, California.
Should you have any questions regarding our Terms of Service, send an email to “[email protected]