Terms of use

By accessing and using the InfoP website put out by the Town of Pincourt, you agree to be legally bound by the general terms of use cited below.


In order to complete your registration and use the website, you must select the “I accept” option at the end of this text. If you refuse to abide by these terms, simply select “I refuse,” in which case you will not be authorized to use the services offered by the Town of Pincourt’s InfoP website.

 
1. General description of the InfoP website


1.1. InfoP lets the user register to receive by email or text message (depending on the options available and/or selected) information concerning municipal issues based on categories he or she selects beforehand.


1.2. In order to do so, the user provides and updates personal contact details via a profile set up on the website. The user’s personal information is protected under the InfoP website’s Privacy Policy.


1.3. The InfoP website is operated and administered by the Town of Pincourt, which uses it exclusively to transmit public interest messages it produces.


1.4. At no time will the Town of Pincourt use this service to transmit to users information that is commercial, promotional, religious or political in nature, or to carry out solicitation or disseminate propaganda.

2. Intellectual property

2.1. The intellectual property held by the InfoP website, including all of its content (logos, text, information, images, software, etc.) belongs exclusively to the Town of Pincourt and its supplier, Locomotive Inc. The user is thus not authorized to reproduce, modify, transmit, publish or create works derived from the elements cited above.

3. Responsibilities of the user

3.1. The user undertakes to keep his or her information up to date.

3.2. The user understands and accepts that the content of the messages transmitted by the InfoP service does not replace the by-law in force and that in the event of an inconsistency with municipal by-laws, the latter shall take precedence.

3.3. The user understands and accepts that the Town of Pincourt cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information transmitted by the InfoP service and, consequently, that at no time will the service assume responsibility for any inconveniences or damages caused by erroneous information, an inability to reach the user (contact details not updated, electronic problems, power failures, breakage, etc.) or the non-use of the InfoP website to transmit specific information.

3.4. The user undertakes to keep his or her password confidential and is responsible for all actions carried out on his or her account.

3.5. The user undertakes not to use InfoP for illicit purposes, including to:

  • Knowingly transmit a virus or any other destructive element;
  • Execute a mass mailing of an unsolicited electronic email (SPAM);
  • Attempt to breach the security of systems implemented on the website or render it unusable;
  • Access the accounts of other clients of the InfoP website or collect personal information on other clients;
  • Transmit messages containing content that is illegal, defamatory, offensive, obscene, harassing or hateful.
     

3.6. Any user making illicit use of the InfoP website shall be subject to sanctions, legal action and other proceedings provided for under law.

3.7. The Town of Pincourt and Locomotive Inc. reserve the right to terminate a user’s subscription with InfoP at any time, to restrict it if the user makes inappropriate use of the website or appears to do so, or to terminate the subscription for any other reasonable cause.

4. Responsibilities of the Town of Pincourt and Locomotive Inc.

4.1. The Town of Pincourt and its supplier, Locomotive Inc., use reasonable technical means to protect the privacy of user data and ensure a high level of availability, as specified in the InfoP website’s Privacy Policy.

4.2. The Town of Pincourt undertakes not to transmit any message that is commercial, promotional, religious or political in nature, or transmit any message for purposes of propaganda or solicitation.

4.3. The Town of Pincourt undertakes to use reasonable means to transmit accurate information through the InfoP website. However, it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information transmitted and in this regard, the user acknowledges that he or she is using the InfoP website “at his or her own risk.” It is incumbent on the user, therefore, to assess the usefulness and reliability of the content of messages transmitted by the Town of Pincourt.

4.4. The Town of Pincourt reserves the right to change or discontinue, in whole or in part, on a temporary or permanent basis, any service offered on the InfoP website, at any time and at its sole discretion.

5. Compensation

5.1. The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Town of Pincourt, including its directors and employees, as well as Locomotive Inc., including its employees and affiliated companies, against any legal action, claim or other proceeding stemming from the use of the InfoP website.

6. Exonerations

6.1. The user undertakes to use the InfoP website at his or her own risk, while the services offered by this website are provided “as is” and “according to their availability.” Consequently, the Town of Pincourt and Locomotive Inc. provide no guarantee related to the content and services offered by InfoP.

6.2. The Town of Pincourt, including its employees, and Locomotive Inc., including its directors and employees and affiliated companies, may not be held liable for any damages or other linked to the use of the InfoP website, or for any impossibility in using it.

This website’s User Agreement is subject to all the terms and conditions set out in the Privacy Policy.