Please read this notice before using the MIRMgate Minerals Industry Risk Management Gateway web site (the “MIRMgate Gateway”).
Exclusions and Limitations of Liability
The Univeristy of Queensland does not exclude or limit the application of any provision of any statute including the Trade Practises Act 1974 (Cwth) and any implied condition or warranty the exclusion of which would render this notice or part thereof to be void (Non-Excludable Provision).
Subject to any Non-Excludable Provision, the University of Queensland excludes:- all conditions, warranties and terms implied by statute or general law in relation to the use of the MIRMgate Gateway; any implied liability to the user for loss including consequential or indirect damage arising out of, or in connection with, the use of the MIRMgate Gateway; lost profits and damage suffered as a result of claims by any third person in relation to the MIRMgate Gateway use; all liability to the user in negligence or other non-contractual cause of action in respect of which liability can be excluded for acts or omissions of the Univeristy of Queensland arising out or in connection with the delivery and use of the MIRMgate Gateway.
Professional advice recommended
The information in this MIRMgate Gateway web site should not be used as a substitute for professional advice and assistance. Such advice and assistance should be obtained before you take any professional legal and or commercial decisions or steps in any matter in reliance on the MIRMgate gateway information.
Information not complete or comprehensive
The MIRMgate Gateway web site is not intended to be comprehensive or complete as to its subject matter and may not be up to date or current.
No comprehensive statements
The MIRMgate Gateway records contained in this web site are summaries only and which are not comprehensive, exhaustive or complete as to their subject matter.
Technical terms used
The MIRMgate Gateway web site information may use terms, which may have technical meanings that may be different from their ordinary meanings and accordingly may require specialist knowledge and expertise to understand properly and use effectively.
Information contains errors and inaccuracies
The databases used for the MIRMgate Gateway web site may contain large quantities of information, which has been entered manually as records and errors and inaccuracies may occur in such a process although efforts are made to identify such errors and inaccuracies.
Third Party Information
It is not always possible for The University of Queensland to check the accuracy of the information provided by third parties. Inaccuracies may arise in that information in different ways and those inaccuracies may not be evident to the provider or users of the MIRMgate Gateway site.
The information accessible through the MIRMgate Gateway web site does not show all relevant matters in relation to the mining, minerals processing, quarrying or related industries industry. Some matters will not be recorded in the databases although our databases and web site information are under regular development and review.
The materials on this site are the subject of copyright. Copyright entitles the owner to the exclusive right to copy and reproduce the materials. Copying or reproducing the materials may infringe the copyright. You are permitted only to download, display, print or reproduce the materials in unaltered form. Requests for authorisation to use the materials contained on this site for any other purpose should be directed to MISHC.
Third party copyright
The information available through this web site may contain material in which third parties are the owners of copyright (such as logos and design drawings). Copying such material may infringe the rights of others and therefore The University of Queensland recommends that you obtain the appropriate approvals from the copyright owner before copying or doing any other infringing acts.
The University of Queensland is concerned about protecting privacy.
Information supplied for the MIRMgate user survey will remain completely anonymous. Alert Service information will be used to notify the user of new publications within the MIRMgate database. When you visit the MIRMgate Gateway our Internet Service Provider may make a record of your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes - the user's server address, the user's top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, .uk etc), the date and time of visit to the site, the pages accessed and documents downloaded, the previous site visited, and the type of browser used. This information is analysed to determine the traffic through the server as well as access levels to specific pages. In addition cookies may be used to track user login information. If/when they are created they are used for that purpose only.
In order to deliver better services, The University of Queensland may also perform statistical analysis to establish priorities and allocate resources. No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except, in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Provider's logs. The statistics and log files may be preserved indefinitely and used at any time an in any way necessary to prevent security breaches and to ensure the integrity of the information supplied by MIRMgate.
When using the MIRMgate Gateway we will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message, subscribe to the Alert Service and/or MIRMgate News, or supply it optionally by filling out the Survey. It will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it. In the case of using the Alert Service, when an alert you have specified is activated, a short e-mail will be sent to notify you of this. We will not use your e-mail address for any other purpose and will not disclose it without your consent.
No endorsement of other organisations or businesses
Incorporated into this web site may be links to the web sites of other organisations and businesses. The links we have incorporated do not and should not be taken as implying an endorsement or approval of the content of those web sites or the activities of the organisations and businesses responsible for those web sites.