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Thank you for visiting www.flash.org (the Site). The Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, Inc. - FLASH® ("FLASH") has prepared the site for informational purposes only. Although the information and recommendations at this Internet Web site (hereinafter "Information") are presented in good faith and believed to be correct, FLASH makes no representations or warranties as to the completeness or accuracy of Information. By utilizing the Site, and/or its services, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this notice regarding the use of the Site. If you do not agree with the terms and conditions of this notice, you are hereby instructed not to access or utilize information provided by the site, or to submit information to the site.

All materials and services on the Site and any third-party sites are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Changes are periodically made to the information in the Site, and FLASH may make improvements and/or changes in the Site at any time. With respect to the materials and services contained on this site and in linked sites directly or indirectly accessible from the Site, FLASH make no representations and disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to: warranties of title, no infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose regarding the suitability of the information; the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of the content, services, products, text, graphics, links, or other items contained within the Site; or the results obtained from accessing and using the Site and/or the content contained herein. FLASH does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site, including the server that makes it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. The user assumes the entire cost of all necessary maintenance, repair or correction.

Use of the Site is at your own risk. The Site may contain advice, opinions, and statements of various information providers and content providers. FLASH does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider or content provider, or any user of the Site or other person or entity. Reliance upon any such opinion, advice, statement, or other information shall also be at your own risk. Neither FLASH, nor its information providers or content providers shall be liable to any user or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, use of any content herein, regardless of cause, for any damages resulting there from. Transmission and/or receipt of the information contained in the Site does not constitute a professional-client relationship of any kind. It is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of any opinions, advice, services or other information provided. All information contained on any page is distributed with the understanding that the authors, publishers and distributors are not rendering professional advice or opinions on specific facts or matters, and accordingly assume no liability whatsoever in connection with its use.

All materials, including graphic images, buttons, layout and text posted on the Site are subject to copyrights owned by FLASH and other individuals or entities. Any reproduction, retransmission, or republication of all or part of any graphic images, materials or documents found on the Site is expressly prohibited, unless FLASH or the copyright owner of the material has expressly granted its prior written consent to so reproduce, retransmit, or republish the material. All other rights are reserved. The names, trademarks, service marks and logos appearing on this site may not be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate FLASH's sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service, without FLASH's prior express written permission. Any partner company or partner logos are the exclusive property of the respective partner entities, and are used with their permission.

External Links
The Site may contain links to other sites maintained by third parties. Such links are provided for information only and do not in any way generate profits, monetary or otherwise, for FLASH. FLASH does not operate or control in any respect any information, products or services on such third-party sites and does not guarantee that the links or any information contained thereon will be accurate at the time of your access. Third party links are included solely for the convenience of users, and do not constitute any endorsement, approval or certification by FLASH of the content of any site referenced by a link or otherwise. FLASH believes that links to publicly accessible web pages is legally permissible and consistent with the common and customary expectations of those who make use of the Internet. User assumes sole responsibility for use of third party links and pointers and disclaimers set forth herein are equally applicable to such third party sites. FLASH is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such third party sites.

Blueprint for Safety Contractors
FLASH makes no endorsement or certification as to any aspect of the work done by or qualifications of any contractors that have taken our Blueprint for Safety Course. Information regarding contractors that have taken our Blueprint for Safety Course is supplied upon the condition that the persons receiving same will make their own determination as to its suitability for their purposes prior to use. In no event will FLASH (or its employees, subcontractors, partners, or agents) be responsible for damages of any nature (including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential) whatsoever resulting from the use of or reliance upon Information regarding these contractors. Nothing contained herein is to be construed as a recommendation to use any particular contractor and this information is provided for informational purposes only and anyone considering utilizing the services of any contractor should make their own investigation into the qualifications of that contractor before engaging that contractor. NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OF ANY OTHER NATURE ARE MADE HEREUNDER WITH RESPECT TO INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THIS WEBSITE.

Privacy Information
Your privacy is very important to us; therefore our policy is to collect no personal information (for example, your name, address, telephone number or email address) through the site unless you choose to make such information available to us. As a 501(c)3 charitable organization, FLASH does not and will not rent, sell or market to third parties our consumer mailing lists or information contained in FLASH databases. FLASH gathers certain information regarding the volume and timing of access to the site. This is achieved by collecting information on the date, time and pages you visited while at the site. By studying this information, FLASH can continually improve the site's content and usability to better match your interests. Only aggregate information is recorded and your personal information is not identified. Again, FLASH does not share this information with other organizations.

Indemnity/Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall FLASH (or its employees , subcontractors, partners, or agents) be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental , special, consequential or other damages, including but not limited to loss of data or lost profits, that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in the Site.

As a condition of use of the Site, the user agrees to indemnify FLASH (and its employees, subcontractors, partners, or agents) from and against any and all liabilities, expenses and damages arising out of claims resulting from user's use of this Web site, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by user of these terms and conditions. If you are dissatisfied with any material on the Site, or with any of terms and conditions for using the Site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

FLASH shall have the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add or remove terms of this agreement or the Site at any time. Notification of any such changes may be made herein, but is not guaranteed. Changes shall be effective immediately, and subsequent use by you of the Site shall constitute your acceptance of them.

Contacting FLASH
If you have other questions about the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, Inc. - FLASH® Web site's policy, or have suggestions on how this policy can be improved, please correspond via email at flash@flash.org, or by telephone at 1-877-221-SAFE.