Objective Based Industrial Electrical Code
 
Objective Based Industrial Electrical Code (OBIEC) is code that will allow the user to apply good engineering judgment in designing, installing, operating and maintaining electrical equipment within an industrial environment.
 
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THE OBJECTIVE BASED INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICAL CODE STAKEHOLDER ADVISORY COMMITTEE ("OBIEC SAC") WELCOMES YOU TO ITS WEBSITE (the "Website").

IMPORTANT! BY ACCESSING ANY PART OF THE WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF USE.

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY ALL OF THE TERMS OF USE BEFORE PROCEEDING. THESE TERMS OF USE MAY BE CHANGED AT ANY TIME AT OBIEC SAC'S SOLE DISCRETION AND WITHOUT NOTICE.

1. Proprietary Rights

All works, content and materials on this Website, including without limitation, all text, information, designs, graphics, images, drawings, photographs, code and software (the "Materials") and all organization and presentation of the Materials which form a part of this Website are the exclusive property of the OBIEC SAC and are protected by intellectual property laws relating to copyright, trade-marks, trade names, Internet domain names, trade dress and other proprietary rights. Nothing on this Website shall be construed as providing, by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license to any proprietary or intellectual property rights in or to any of the Materials to you or any other party, except as expressly granted in these Terms of Use.

The trade-marks, logos, slogans and Internet domain names on the Website are the exclusive property of OBIEC SAC. Use of any such property, except as expressly authorized, shall constitute a violation of the rights of the OBIEC SAC.

Copyright Notice: Copyright 2006, Objective Based Industrial Electrical Code Stakeholder Advisory Committee, 400 - 4th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta, T2P 2H5, Canada.

2. Permitted Uses

The OBIEC SAC agrees to provide access to the Website to you solely in accordance with the Terms of Use. In consideration therefore, you shall:

(a) not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute the Materials from the Website in any way whatsoever except that you have the right to download one copy of the Materials on any single computer, for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright, trade-mark and proprietary notices;

(b) use the Materials solely for lawful purposes;

(c) not create derivative works from or exploit the Materials in any way;

(d) only use this Website if you are legally able to make binding contracts under applicable law; and

(e) acknowledge that the unauthorized use of the Materials could cause irreparable harm to the OBIEC SAC and that in the event of an unauthorized use, OBIEC SAC shall be entitled to an injunction, in addition to any other remedies available at law or in equity, to prevent such irreparable harm and that the balance of convenience in preventing such use rests with the OBIEC SAC.

4. Links

The OBIEC SAC may provide links to Internet websites of third parties. You acknowledge and agree that the OBIEC SAC is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that the OBIEC SAC shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

5. Viruses

The OBIEC SAC assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable to you or to any third parties for any damages to or viruses that may infect your computer network, equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of or browsing in the Website or your downloading of any Materials from the Website.

6. Disclaimer

The OBIEC SAC does not guarantee the currency, accuracy or reliability of any of the information contained on this Website. You acknowledge and agree that any reliance upon any of the information on this Website, including the Materials, shall be at your own risk and expense. The OBIEC SAC does not guarantee that access to this Website will be uninterrupted, accurate, or error-free or that the Website or its server will be free of viruses or other harmful components and the OBIEC SAC assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any damages to your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of or browsing on the Website or your downloading of any of the Materials from the Website.

THIS WEBSITE AND ALL CONTENTS AND SOFTWARE ON THIS WEBSITE OR MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR QUALITY.

7. Limitation of Liability

YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR USE OF THIS WEBSITE INCLUDING ANY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN. IN NO EVENT WILL THE OBIEC OR ITS MEMBERS, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS OR EMPLOYEES BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AGGRAVATED, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, EVEN IF THEY HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR CLAIM, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT OR TORT INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, OR BASED ON A WARRANTY ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE.

8. Indemnity

You agree at all times to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the OBIEC SAC and its members, agents, suppliers, and their respective directors or employees against all actions, claims proceedings, costs, demands, damages and liabilities whatsoever sustained, incurred or paid by the OBIEC SAC directly or indirectly in respect of any material, information or other content you provide on or through the Website or your use or misuse of the Materials or the Website, including without limitation infringement claims.

9. General

The Terms of Use contain the entire agreement and understanding between the OBIEC SAC and you with respect to the Website and supersede any and all written and oral agreements previously existing between the OBIEC SAC and you with respect to such subject matter.

The Website is controlled by the OBIEC SAC from within the Province of Alberta , Canada . The Website can be accessed from all provinces and territories of Canada , as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these jurisdictions has laws that may differ from those of the Province of Alberta, by accessing the Website, you acknowledge and agree that all matters relating to access to, or use of the Website shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Alberta and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. You also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the Province of Alberta and acknowledge that you do so voluntarily and are responsible for complying with local laws excluding conflicts of laws principles therein.

The OBIEC SAC's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.

Should any part of the Terms of Use be declared invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, this shall not affect the validity of any remaining portion and such remaining portion shall remain in full force and effect as if the invalid portion of the Terms of Use had been eliminated.

The Terms of Use shall inure to the benefit of and be binding on the OBIEC SAC and you and the OBIEC SAC and your permitted successors and assigns.

The parties have requested that these Terms of Use and all documents relating thereto be drawn up in English. Les parties ont demandé que cette convention ainsi que tous les documents qui s'y rattachent soient rédigés en anglais.

All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

 

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