The use of the initials B.A.P.O. in the below text in every case refer to the British Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists. 


All rights, including copyright and database right, in the BAPO’s website and its contents, are owned by or licensed to BAPO, or otherwise used by BAPO as permitted by applicable law. In accessing the BAPO’s webpages, you agree that you will access the contents solely for your own private use but not for any commercial or public use. You can download and use the service and print single hard copies of any part of the content on BAPO’s website for your personal use. Except as permitted above, you undertake not to copy, store in any medium (including in any other website), distribute, transmit, re-transmit, broadcast, modify, or show in public any part of the BAPO’s website without the prior written permission of BAPO or in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.

Terms & Conditions

Access to, and use of, this site is provided by BAPO subject to the following Terms and Conditions:

Use of this site constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions, which take effect immediately on your first use of the site. BAPO reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online.

Material may not be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, broadcast or transmitted in any way except for your own personal non-commercial home use. Any other use requires the prior written permission of BAPO. You agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any of the material contained in this site or use it for any other purpose other than for your personal non-commercial use. You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site.

This site and the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to BAPO, its services are provided without warranty of any kind. In no event will BAPO be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use, data, or profits, whether in action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use of the site. BAPO does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, and reliability of the materials. The names, images and logos identifying BAPO or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of BAPO and/or the third parties. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any licence or right under any trademark or patent of BAPO, or any other third party.

Where you are invited to submit any contribution to this site (including without limitation any text, graphics, video or audio) you are required by such submission to grant the BAPO a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sublicenseable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, play, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to any such work worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in such content, consistent with privacy restrictions set forth in the BAPO’s Privacy Policy. If you do not wish to grant such rights to the BAPO, it is suggested that you do not submit your contribution to this site. By submitting your contribution to this site, you also:

Warrant that such contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to BAPO for all the purposes specified above; Indemnify the BAPO against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by BAPO as a result of your breach of the above warranty; and Agree to waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on the BAPO site and the other purposes specified above.

You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, libellous, hateful, threatening, sexually-oriented or any other material that may violate any applicable laws.

Posts which advertise any event, function, employment offer, product or service will be immediately removed and the poster informed so that the appropriate advertising route is used.

The webmaster, administrators and moderators of all forums have the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time should they see fit.
All posts made to the forums are the views and opinions of the author only and, except for posts made by these as individuals, are not the administrators, moderators, webmaster or BAPO’s views and hence liability of all claims remains with any individual who posts a message.

If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these Terms and Conditions are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction which that Term or Condition is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from this clause and the remaining terms and conditions shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Scotland.

Disputes arising here from shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Scotland. If these Terms and Conditions are not accepted in full, you do not have permission to access the contents of this website and therefore should cease using this website immediately.

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