Disclaimer

Provision of education and research information only

This website is presented by the Foundation for the purpose of disseminating its information free of charge for the benefit of the public. This website is not a substitute for independent professional advice. Nothing contained in this site is intended to be used as medical advice and it is not intended to be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease, nor should it be used for therapeutic purposes or as a substitute for your own health professional’s advice. The Foundation does not accept any liability for any injury, loss or damage incurred by use of or reliance on the information.

Quality of information – always check the information

The Foundation makes every effort to ensure the quality of the information available on this website and updates the information regularly. Before relying on the information on this site, however, users should carefully evaluate its accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance for their purposes, and should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances. The Foundation cannot guarantee and assumes no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information.

Links to external websites

This website contains links to other websites which are external to the Foundation. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external websites.
Linkage to external websites should not be taken to be an endorsement or a recommendation of any third party products or services offered by virtue of any information, material or content linked from or to this site. Users of links provided by this site are responsible for being aware of which organisation is hosting the site they visit. Views or recommendations provided in linked sites do not necessarily reflect those of the Foundation.

Security of the Foundation’s website

Every endeavour is made to ensure that this site is secure. However, users should be aware that the World Wide Web is an insecure public network that gives rise to a potential risk that a user’s transactions are being viewed, intercepted or modified by third parties or that files which the user downloads may contain computer viruses or other defects.

The Foundation accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to a user’s computer system, software or data occurring in connection with this website. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage the user’s computer system, software or data.

Access for people with a disability

Material produced through the web is a service covered by the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (DDA). This requirement applies to any individual or organisation developing a World Wide Web page or placing or maintaining a web page on an Australian server. The provision of this information through the internet is in itself a service and as such, is covered by the DDA.