This page was last updated on 27 January 2015.
Terms and Conditions of Use
Use of the website
3. You must not do (or attempt to do) any of the following acts, nor assist others to do any of the following acts:
- use the website for any activities which breach any applicable laws or infringe the rights of any third party
- use the website to post or transmit information or material: that is defamatory, abusive, offensive or vulgar; or that is of a commercial nature or intended to solicit business
- knowingly transmit any viruses or other computer programs that may damage or interfere with the website
- tamper with or modify the website
- use the website to send unsolicited electronic messages
Notice and Disclaimer
4. Unless otherwise specified, the materials on this website are directed solely at those who access this website from Hong Kong. Bupa makes no representation that any information, product or service referred to in the materials on this website is appropriate for use, or available, in other locations. Those who choose to access this website from other locations are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
5. Unless otherwise stated, this website is for information only. Bupa has used all reasonable care and skill in compiling the content of this website but to the extent permitted by law, makes no warranty as to the suitability or accuracy, completeness or reliability of any information on this website for any purpose. Bupa shall not be liable for any errors or omissions in any material on the website.
Bupa disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to information or material contained on the website, including any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a specific purpose. Bupa makes no warranty or representation regarding your access to the website or any content accessed via the website, including without limitation: (i) that your access to the website will be uninterrupted and error-free; (ii) that the website and/or server is free from viruses or harmful components; and (iii) that any defects will be corrected.
6. Sometimes we include content featuring or graphically representing medical or surgical procedures, which are only ever provided for educational or informative purposes. If you find or are likely to find such images offensive please do not view them or if necessary click on the "Back" button at the top left hand corner of your screen.
Given that there is such content on this site, the website should not be accessed by anyone under the age of 18, and parents are advised not to allow their children to browse this site.
7. Bupa shall not be liable to any person for any loss or damage which may arise from the use of any of the information contained in any of the materials on this website. The information contained in any such materials is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice nor is it intended to be for medical diagnosis or treatment.
8. Under no circumstances shall Bupa be liable for any loss, cost or expense (whether direct, indirect, special or consequential) arising from your use or inability to use the website and any information or materials posted on the website.
9. Bupa does not exclude liability for damage arising from death or personal injury caused by the negligence of Bupa or any of its employees or agents.
10. You agree to indemnify and hold Bupa harmless from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, damages, liabilities, costs or expenses (whether in tort or contract, including without limitation negligence) arising out of or in connection with your use of the website.
Third Party Content and Links
11. Material appearing on this website will include advertising and other material submitted by parties other than Bupa and this website will provide links to other websites operated by advertisers and third parties. It is the responsibility of these third parties to ensure that such material and such websites comply with all relevant laws and regulations. To the full extent permissible by law, Bupa disclaims all responsibility for any error, omission or inaccuracy in such material or its failure to comply with the relevant laws or regulations.
Linking to the Bupa website
12. If you would like to link to the Bupa (Asia) Limited website, please email us at email@example.com.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
15. If any part of this notice and disclaimer is deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable then that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining parts.
17. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by Bupa.
Copyright and Trademark
19. All content on this site ©1996-2014 The British United Provident Association Limited
20. This website is protected by copyright. It is published by Bupa and may not be reproduced other than when downloaded and viewed on a single CPU for private use only. It is not to be otherwise reproduced or transmitted or made available on a network without the prior written consent of Bupa. All other rights reserved.
21. The Bupa name and the Bupa heartbeat logo are registered trademarks of The British United Provident Association Limited. Any infringements of Bupa's rights will result in appropriate legal action.
22. The plans are insured by Bupa (Asia) Ltd. and administered by Bupa Global. Bupa Global is a trading name adopted by Bupa (Asia) Limited in relation to its portfolio of International Private Medical Insurance products and services. Bupa (Asia) Ltd. is authorised and regulated by the Hong Kong Insurance Authority. The registered office of Bupa (Asia) Ltd. is 18/F Berkshire House, 25 Westlands Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, telephone number: (852) 2531 8500.