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Terms and conditions

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern The Citizen Scientist Project and all the subsidiary websites of the Citizen Scientist Project. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our websites.

The use of our websites is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of the pages of our websites is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • This websites use cookies to monitor browsing preferences. If you do allow cookies to be used, the following personal information may be stored by us for use by third parties: Google Analytics.
  • This website is provided for information about research and access to research studies.  We have taken every care to ensure that the information is accurate, complete and kept up-to-date.  However, research studies are subject to governance and monitoring and updates are subject to the Citizen Scientist Project being updated on the outcome of these events.  We ensure that all projects offered have been subject to full governance checks and ethical approval. 
  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on our websites for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Summaries of studies will be published on the website but this is subject to approval and receipt of such updates from the research teams.
  • The information given should not be considered to be a substitute for medical care and all aspects of any research study should be discussed with the research professionals involved.
  • The use of this website does not guarantee a place on a research study.  Neither does it mean you are committed to a particular study if you apply through this website.  At any time you are free to enter or leave a study and this should be discussed with the study team.
  • Your use of any information or materials on our websites is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any studies, services or information available through our websites meets your specific requirements.
  • Our websites contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance images, video content and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these Terms and Conditions.
  • All trademarks reproduced in our websites which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.
  • Unauthorised use of our websites may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
  • Our website includes links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We do not accept responsibility for the content or reliability of these websites so please refer to their Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policies.
  • The Citizen Scientist project cannot accept responsibility for any loss, damage or expense resulting from the use or misuse of the information provided.  We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website or the sites to which it links. 
  • Your use of our website and any dispute arising out of such use of our websites is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.