Terms and Conditions
Welcome to Saskatchewan Power Corporation’s Gas and Electrical Inspections Website (the "Website"). This Website is owned and operated by Saskatchewan Power Corporation ("SaskPower"), a Crown Corporation governed by the Power Corporation Act (Saskatchewan).
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE:
1. Who Can Use Website
You must be a licensed gas or electrical contractor (or an authorized employee of such entities) to use this Website. Access by any other individual or entity is strictly prohibited. If you are not a licensed gas or electrical contractor (or cease to be one), you may not read, link to, download or in any other way use this Website or any of the information contained herein (the "Information").
2. Acceptance of Terms and Conditions
By using this Website, or accessing any of the Information, you expressly agree to be bound by, accept and comply with the following terms and conditions. These terms and conditions may be revised from time to time without notice to you and it is your responsibility to check for updates to the Website. Your use of this Website after any revisions to these terms and conditions are posted to this Website shall constitute your acceptance of such revisions.
Ability to access Information or use any of the services provided in this Website (the "Services") requires prior registration. You agree to provide accurate and current information as required for such registration and to update your information in a timely manner to ensure it remains accurate and complete. You will be solely responsible to maintain the confidentiality of any personal identifiers or passwords required by you to access this Website or the Information, and for all activities that occur under such personal identifiers or passwords. You agree to immediately notify SaskPower of any unauthorized use of your personal identifiers or passwords.
Use of the Website (including the Services) or accessing the Information, is subject to the following additional restrictions:
- Your ability to access and use the Website and the Information is a non-exclusive and non-transferable license;
- You may use the Services and Information for internal business purposes only; any other use is strictly prohibited. You shall not use the Services for or on behalf of an entity not entitled to use the Services;
- You will comply with all applicable laws and regulations in respect of the access to, and use of, Website and the Information;
- You shall not publish, market, sell, commercially exploit, copy, download, derivatize, modify or distribute any Information or other content on this Website, in whole or in part;
- You shall not print, copy, photograph, download, electronically save or otherwise reproduce or duplicate copies or images, in any form, of the Information; provided, however, you may print copies of any permits contained within the Information or obtained through the Services;
- You shall not attempt to damage, modify, alter or deface any part of this Website, any Information or any other content;
- You shall not post, transmit, link to or otherwise distribute any information or software which contains a virus, or other harmful or disruptive property or component that may adversely affect any computer systems or programs, the Website or the Information;
- You shall not post, transmit, link to or otherwise distribute any inappropriate, defamatory, indecent, offensive or unlawful material or information, through the Website;
- You shall not link this Website to any other website or domain;
- You must take reasonable and appropriate precautions to ensure that any computer system used to access this Website is secure and free of viruses or other harmful or destructive properties or components;
- You shall not to adapt, translate, modify, decompile, disassemble, decrypt, reformulate, alter, adjust, change, frame or reverse engineer any software, applications or programs used in connection with this Website;
- You may not use the Website or the Information to create mailing lists or to solicit the public in any way, directly or indirectly; and
- Access to or use of this Website, the Services or the Information for any other use than allowed by these terms and conditions is strictly prohibited.
5. Privacy and security
The Website, the Services, the Information and any other content are provided solely on an "as is" and "as available" basis, and you acknowledge that:
- The Information and the Services are subject to change without notice;
- No warranty is given that the Website will be error-free, free of viruses or other harmful or destructive properties or components, or uninterrupted;
- SaskPower does not make any warranties or representations as to the accuracy, validity, correctness, currency, timeliness, completeness, reliability or adequacy of Information or content on the Website or any links to external sites not maintained by SaskPower;
- You assume all responsibility for using the Services and the Information or other information you may access through this Website;
- You shall not assume that the Website will be error-free or that the Website will be operated without interruption;
- SaskPower is not responsible for transmission errors in, corruption of, or the security of content carried over telecommunications carriers’ or other providers’ facilities;
- SaskPower does not warrant that the Website will operate in combination with any services or software used with the Website or that the Website may be viewed consistently with all browser software;
- SaskPower expressly disclaims any and all warranties, representations and conditions regarding the content and any use of this Website or the Information, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, third party rights, title, quality, accuracy, completeness, currency, non-infringement or fitness for a particular purpose; and
- SaskPower has no obligation to maintain or update the Website, the Services or the Information.
7. Limitation of liability and Indemnity
You agree that the SaskPower Entities are not liable or responsible for any Losses you may suffer or incur arising out of or in any way connected with this Website, the Services, the Information or any content, any communications with SaskPower, or any software, information or documents contained in or accessed through this Website, or your use of the Website, the Services or the Information, even if SaskPower has been advised of the possibility of such damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), equity, strict liability or otherwise, and you hereby irrevocably and unconditionally release the SaskPower Entities, of and from any such Losses.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the SaskPower Entities, from and against:
- any and all Losses, including reasonable legal fees, suffered or incurred by SaskPower from or related to your violation of these terms and conditions or your use of the use of the Website, the Services, the Information or any content contained therein; and
- any claims for Losses made by third parties against the SaskPower Entities who you directly or indirectly allowed to access the Website, the Services, the Information or any content contained therein, or who accessed the Information or the Services, by your misfeasance, malfeasance or nonfeasance.
For the purposes of this section 7, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
"Losses" means all direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, or special damages, including, without limitation, any loss of use, lost data, lost business profits, business interruption, personal injury, property damage, or any pecuniary loss; and
"SaskPower Entities" means, together, SaskPower, its affiliates and its subsidiaries, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, or any one of them.
8. Confidentiality warning
Absent the use of encryption, cellular services and the internet are not secure mediums and privacy cannot be ensured. In using this Website, you agree to assume the risks associated with the transmission or loss of any data or information to or from SaskPower on this Website, including the interception of such confidential data or information by third parties and agree to be liable for any damages occurring as a result thereof.
9. Ownership and intellectual property
This Website, the Services, the Information and all contents thereof, including, but not limited to, all text, images, data, html code, multimedia clips, graphics, icons, java code, account information and the section and arrangement of the contents of this site (collectively the "content"), are owned and protected intellectual property of SaskPower or other third parties with all rights reserved unless otherwise noted (the "intellectual property"). Except as expressly provided, nothing in these terms and conditions or within the Website shall be construed as granting any license under any of the intellectual property rights, whether by implication, waiver, estoppel or otherwise. You are expressly prohibited from copying, transferring, reproducing, storing, uploading, distributing, publishing or using, in whole or in part, any of the intellectual property appearing on the Website or through use of the Website without the prior written consent of SaskPower or any third party owner of the intellectual property. SaskPower will take appropriate legal action necessary to enforce its rights respecting any prohibited use of any intellectual property appearing on this Website.
Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos used on the Website may constitute trademarks, service marks or trade names of SaskPower or other entities. The display of any such marks does not imply that a license has been granted by SaskPower or other entities.
11. Third party content
As a convenience to you, this Website may contain links to other internet sites operated by third parties not under the control of SaskPower. You agree that SaskPower is not an affiliate of and does not represent or endorse any such third party or its site, products or services, and does not monitor those sites. SaskPower is not responsible for the availability or content of such third party internet sites. Your communication or business dealings with any third parties found on, or through the Website, are solely between you and such third parties at your sole risk. These other sites are independently developed by parties other than SaskPower, and SaskPower does not assume any liability or responsibility whatsoever for the operation of or information of any linked sites or resources, nor for any interpretations, comments or opinions expressed therein including damages that may be sustained, or viruses or other destructive items that infect your computer or other property through your access to or use of this site.
12. Modifications and termination
SaskPower reserves the right to suspend, discontinue, terminate or modify any aspect of the Website, the Services or the Information or other content or your access to or use of the Website, Information or other content at any time for any reason whatsoever with or without notice to you. SaskPower further reserves the right to refuse to post on the Website and the right to remove from the Website, the Services or any Information or materials, in whole or in part, that SaskPower deems, in its sole discretion, to be inappropriate, unlawful or in violation of these terms and conditions. If you are dissatisfied with the Website, the Services, the Information or any other content, or any of the terms and conditions, rules, policies, or practices of SaskPower in operating the Website, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Website.
The foregoing terms and conditions form the entire agreement between you and SaskPower with respect to your use of this Website, the Information and other content. Failure or delay by SaskPower to enforce the provisions of these terms and conditions or SaskPower's rights or remedies at any time will not be construed to be a waiver of SaskPower's rights under these terms and conditions and will not prejudice SaskPower's right to take subsequent action. If any provision in these terms and conditions is illegal, invalid or unenforceable at law, it shall be deemed to be severed from these terms and conditions and the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect. These terms and conditions and any disputes or actions arising from this Website, the Information or other content contained on this Website shall be governed by the laws of the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and you hereby submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and agree to bring any action exclusively in such courts. This agreement will be binding upon you and your respective successors and permitted assigns. At any time, upon the reasonable request of SaskPower, you shall perform all acts and execute all documents as may be necessary or desirable to effect the purpose of this agreement.
14. SaskPower’s terms and conditions of service
This agreement, and any services provided hereunder, is governed by SaskPower’s Terms and Conditions of Service, which can be found at saskpower.com. If there is any conflict between a provision expressly set out herein and SaskPower’s Terms and Conditions of Service, the express provisions contained hereon shall prevail, to the extent only of the conflict.