Terms of Use

Last updated 31 October 2018

As a visitor to Views from a Bridge (‘this Site’), you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use and the accompanying Privacy Policy. Please take a moment to read both pages.

If you disagree with any of the following terms or can’t comply with them, it may be best for you to leave this Site immediately.

The purpose of this Site

Views from a Bridge is a personal blog reflecting my thoughts and perspective, unless otherwise disclosed. To learn more about me, click here.

Your use of Site content

Feel free to browse around this Site and use it for personal entertainment, information and communication

You can copy the text of any page on this Site for your personal, non-commercial use, but please don’t alter any copyright and other notices attached to the content.

You may also create a hyperlink to this Site, provided you do not portray me or this site in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive manner.

Some of the content, including text, images, audio or video, may actually belong to a third party who has given me permission to use it on this Site. For that reason, it’s important you don’t modify, copy, re-post, re-use, transmit or distribute any of it for commercial purposes without my express written consent.

What you may post to this Site

I invite you to engage in online conversation and post content to this Site in the form of comments. But remember, once you do so, the comments are available in the public domain. Anyone can read them and I can’t control what they do with the content. So, think before you post and don’t include information that you’d rather keep confidential.

For the protection of all visitors, please don’t post any unlawful, deceptive, obscene, offensive, racist, inflammatory, threatening, violent, malicious, defamatory, sexually explicit or pornographic messages, comments, images or other content. While I respect your privacy, I will co-operate fully with any law enforcement authority or court seeking to identify the source of any inappropriate content on this Site.

I may moderate, edit or delete comments posted on this Site from time to time, but I am under no obligation to do so and accept no responsibility or liability for any comments which may offend you.

Disclaimers and limitation of liability

I claim no expert knowledge in any subject matter or content published on this Site. I will do my best to include accurate, up-to-date content where relevant, but deny any obligation or liability to you arising directly or indirectly from information you take from this Site.

If you find any inaccuracies, omissions or typographical errors in the content, please bring them to my immediate attention using the contact form.

From time to time, I may include links to other websites over which I have neither power nor control. The decision to visit these linked websites is yours alone. I’m not liable in any way for the content on linked websites, nor for any loss or damage arising from your use of any linked website.

I make no representation or warranty that this Site will be useful to you, of satisfactory quality, fit for a particular purpose, available or accessible without interruption or error. And I’m not responsible for any failure or malfunction of your computer hardware, software, technical equipment or system while you are using this Site.

Miscellaneous matters

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of Australia.

You agree to indemnify me against all costs, claims and expenses arising directly or indirectly from any content you post to this Site, your breach of the intellectual property rights of any person, and your failure to otherwise comply with these Terms of Use.

If a dispute arises between us, we agree to act in good faith and engage in a process of mediation before commencing arbitration or litigation.