Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions and Privacy Statement 

The service
This web site is owned by and exclusively run by George Warman Publications (UK) Ltd. This service is solely and exclusively for the use by registered subscribers. For further information contact:
 
George Warman Publications (UK) Ltd
Unit 2
Riverview Business Park
Walnut Tree Close
Guildford
Surrey
GU1 4UX
Tel: 01483 304944
Fax: 01483 303191
e-mail: office@georgewarman.co.uk
 
George Warman Publications (UK) Ltd are regarded as "We", "Us", "DCP-Update.com"
 
We reserve the right to suspend or terminate an individuals use of the Service at any time. We may exercise this right with or without notice. We reserve the right to suspend or terminate the service totally, fully and without notice. After termination of the service all data will be kept for 30 days from the date of termination. All data will then be rendered unsuable and unreadable. Users requesting confirmation of activity on the web site for the sole use of gaining CPD hours within the UK may write to the above address immediately after the cessation of termination of service for an up-to-date and final certificate.
 
This service does not include any provision of computer or access to the internet and is not liable, in any way, for any interruptions in transmission or breaks in communication. We are in no way liable for any telecommunication costs.
 
The core service is as stated:
Access to an unspecified number of articles.
Access to the CPD service within the site.
 
DCP-Update.com is a subscription website, when subscription lapses, for whatever reason, all rights to access the site are terminated.

DCP-Update.com offer three types of subscription. DCPs may purchase an annual subscription for themselves only. Practices may purchase a subscription for 1-5 DCPs or 6-10 DCPs. More DCPs may be added on special arrangement with us. Please contact us to arrange this for you. 
George Warman Publications (UK) Ltd or any party involved with the DCP-Update online service are not responsible in any way for any malfunction of computer equipment coursed by accessing this site. George Warman Publications (UK) Ltd or any party involved with the DCP-Update online service are not responsible for any user not being able to access the website for any reason. George Warman Publications (UK) Ltd or any party involved with the DCP-Update online service are not responsible for any loss of data or corrupt data that may be stored by the DCP-Update online service for whatever reason.
 
Privacy
This policy sets out the use of data and processing carried out on this web site Please contact the webmaster for any other information.
 
Information
We collect information about you on this web site using online forms and other techniques automatically about your visit and activities on dental-update.co.uk. This information is used in conjunction with information provided by yourself to record activity on the web site. This activity is used to build an online Continuing Professional Development (CPD) profile that can be used for verifiable and general CPD within the UK. This web site meets the educational criteria set down by the General Dental Council for CPD.
 
Cookies
A 'cookie' is a small piece of information stored on your own computer. This information can be sent to the server and stored centrally. We, dental-update.co.uk use 'cookies' to identify subscribers and monitor online activity for the correct functioning of the web site. We also use cookies to help present the information. You accept that this web site is unable to function correctly without the use of cookies. Browser permissions for cookies must be fully accepted.
 
Disclosure
DCP-Update does not directly disclose any personal information to third-party companies. We will on your request, disclose Continiuing Professional Development (CPD) information directly and solely to the General Dental Council (GDC) in the UK for confirmation of participation in CPD.
 
Data transmission, law and jurisdiction
The internet is a truly international (global) environment. Data transferred between your connection to the internet and the servers will cross international boundaries. By using this web site you agree to be governed by English law and the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction.
 
Data Protection
Information that is provided about yourself and stored against your personal userID will only be used in accordance with this Privacy statement.
 
Changes to terms
George Warman Publications (UK) Ltd reserve the right, at any time to make changes to these terms of use and policy. When these terms are changed a suitable announcement will be made on the web site. By using the site you agree to be bound by the terms and policies set out, and subsequent changes. If you do not agree with those changes you must cease the use of the web site immediately.
 
Disclaimer
The opinions expressed in the articles on the website are those of the authors and are not necessarily those of the editorial staff, online staff or any member of the editorial board.
 
We are not liable for any incompatibility of the service with any of your equipment, software of telecommunications links, errors or interruptions of the service.

 
To the full extent allowed by law, you agree that we will not be liable to you and/or any third party, for any breakdown in transmission, failure of the web site or any other indirect or special liability, foreseen or unforseen whatsoever that may arise out of, or are related to, our Service.

Forum Rules

Members must not:

  • Post comments that are: racist, sexist, homophobic or otherwise offensive.
  • Contain swear words or other inflammatory language.
  • Break the law or condone/encourage unlawful activity.
  • Include contact details such as phone numbers.
  • Encourage activities which could endanger the safety or well-being of others.
  • Post messages which are considered to be spam.
  • Post messages off topic for the relevant board.

Forum Legal Disclaimer

The views in the forum section of The Dentist website are those of individual users, and not those of George Warman Publications Uk Ltd.

The aim of the forum is to encourage debate about issues in the dental world and so we welcome comments from all users but reserve the right to remove posts which break our house rules.