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Terms and Conditions

The Safety Advisory Group Australia (SAGAust) B2134447R is a trading entity of SPVG Pty Ltd ACN 104 709 864 ABN 15 585 096 691.  All transactions occurring within this website are deemed to have occurred in the State of Victoria Australia.

 

Private consumers who make purchases using this site are protected by the Victoria Fair Trading Act 1999 and the Australian Trades Practices Act 1974.  These are some of the toughest consumer protections laws of any Western Society.  Notwithstanding these rights the following terms and conditions are applied to this web site.

 

Website Privacy Policy

 

The Safety Advisory Group Australia (SAGAust) acknowledges the importance of protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information collected about our customers.  Whenever we collect, handle, store or use information about you from our website, we try to comply with the National Principles for the Fair Handling of Personal Information.  For the purposes of this Privacy Statement, the word ‘customer’ includes visitors to our web sites, users of our services, purchasers of our products and advertising customers.

 

Personal Information

 

We collect and track personal information when we provide our services to you.  Generally we will tell you why we are collecting information when we collect it and how we plan to use it or these things will be obvious when we collect the information.

 

We usually collect personal information directly from you although sometimes we may use agents or service providers to do this for us.  We may also acquire lists from other sources, both from other companies and from other public documents.

 

Use of Information

 

We usually collect personal information such as your name, address, telephone number, and in some instances, your financial details.  When you are online, we collect information regarding the pages within our network which you visit and what you click on.  As a general rule we do not collect sensitive information.  However, if we do, it will usually be for the purposes of providing our goods or services and if the law requires us to, we will seek your consent to collect it.

 

We use your information to provide our services to you, to fulfill administrative functions associated with these services, for example billing, to enter into contracts with you or third parties and for marketing and client relationship purposes.

 

We may share your information with other companies which are related to SAGAust within Australia.  We or they may also use your personally identifiable information to assist us in improving our products and services and any of us might be in touch to let you know about goods, services, or promotions which may interest you.

 

Use by Third Parties

 

SAGAust may disclose your information to its service providers and contractors from time to time to help us to provide and market our goods and services to you.  We may also share your information with third parties who provide prizes for competitions or special offers.  If we do this we generally require these parties to protect your information in the same way we do.

 

Use of Aggregate Data

 

We may collect certain non-personal information to optimise our goods and services including our Web pages for your computer (e.g., the identity of your Internet browser, the type of operating system you use, your IP address and the domain name of your Internet service provider).  We may use such non-personal information for internal purposes, including but not limited to improving the content of our sites.

 

SAGAust may use personally identifiable information in aggregate form to improve our goods and services including our Web sites and make them more responsive to the needs of our customers.  This statistical compilation and analysis of information may also be used by SAGAust or provided to others as a summary report for marketing, advertising or research purposes.

 

Security

 

SAGAust strives to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of personally identifiable information of our customers.  We use a variety of physical and electronic security measures including restricting physical access to our offices and firewalls and secure databases to keep personal information secure from loss, misuse or unauthorised disclosure or use.  Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure.

 

Access to Personal Information

 

You have a right to access most personal information we hold about you and if we deny access in some circumstances we will tell you why.  To request access, please contact us as set out at the end of this document.

 

Cookies

 

We may use a feature of your browser called a ‘cookie’ which identifies your computer to our server.  Cookies are data that a Web site transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes.  Cookies can facilitate a user’s ongoing access to and use of a site.  They allow us to track usage patterns and to compile data that can help us improve our content and target advertising.  If you do not want information collected through the use of Cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to deny or accept the Cookie feature.  But you should note that Cookies may be necessary to provide you with features such as merchandise transactions or registered services.

 

Online Links to Third Party and Co-Branded Sites

 

SAGAust may establish relationships with business partners that allow visitors to our Internet sites to link directly to sites operated by these partners.  Some of these sites may be “co-branded” with our logo; however, these sites may not be operated or maintained by or on our behalf.  These sites may collect personal information from you that may be shared with us. This Privacy Statement will apply to any personal information we obtain in this manner.

 

SAGAust is not responsible for the content or practices of Web sites operated by third parties that are linked to our sites.  These links are meant for the user’s convenience only.  Links to third party sites do not constitute sponsorship, endorsement or approval by SAGAust of the content, policies or practices of those third party sites.  Once you have left our site via such a link, you should check the applicable privacy policy of the third party site.

 

What else you should know about privacy on the Internet

 

Remember to close your browser when you have finished your user session.  This is to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence if you share a computer with someone else or are using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet cafe.  You as an individual are responsible for the security of and access to your own computer.

 

Disclaimer

 

SAGAust uses all reasonable care and skill in an effort to ensure that all information contained in this website is correct at the date and time of publication, however, as this information is continually changing, SAGAust reserves the right to discontinue or change at any time without notice any information contained in this website.  The reader must understand that the information on this website is provided with no express or implied warranty and that SAGAust accepts no liability for loss or damage (either in whole or in part) as a result of relying on this information.

 

SAGAust are not responsible for any damages, however caused, arising out of or in the course of using this website, and links, including damages you may suffer by transmitting information to or from this site that is confidential.  Links to other websites from this site are for your assistance and information only.  By no means are such links an endorsement of any third party products, services or information, whether expressed or implied.

 

The information, text, graphics and other terms on this website are accurate at the time of publication on this site.  The content of this site is for informational purposes only and is not designed, or does not purport to provide risk management, OHS or workers compensation or insurance advice.

 

Any un-authorised downloading, re-transmission, or other copying or modification of any intellectual property or other contents of this website may be in breach of statutory or common law rights and will be subject to legal action for infringement.

 

Terms

 

Quotations and Proposals:  All proposals and quotations provided by SAGAust or its members are valid for 30 days only.

 

Refunds and Dispute for Services:  Should you require information on the refund and dispute resolution policies, please contact us here to request further information.

 

Product Returns:  Products may be returned to the place of dispatch (in Australia) within 30 days of purchase provided that they are returned in 'as new' condition, preferably with original packaging.  The cost of shipping for returns is the responsibility of the purchaser. 

 

Product Refunds:  Refunds for products are available at up to 100% of the purchase price providing the products are returned in 'as new' condition, and provided they are returned within 30 days at the expense of the client.  SAGAust and its members may reduce the amount refunded to a client if the product is damaged or in less than 'as new' condition upon return.

 

Shipping Refunds: SAGAust does not refund shipping costs.

 

Intellectual Property

 

The content of this website, including but not limited to the text and images herein, is the copyright and intellectual property of SPVG Pty Ltd