Terms and conditions
Welcome to the LWO Employers Organisation website, www.lwo.co.za.
The website provides information about the services of the LWO.
By accessing and using this website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out in this notice. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, then you may not access, display, use, download, copy or distribute any of the content of this website and must immediately cease your browsing of this website.
Use of the website
You agree that your use of this website is for lawful purposes only. You agree that you will not use this website for any unlawful purpose, including committing a criminal offence, gaining unauthorised access to other computer systems, transmitting unlawful material or falsely present to be affiliated to the LWO.
You agree to access and use this site entirely at your own risk. Please read the Exclusion of Liability clauses below.
Jurisdiction and applicable law
This website is owned and operated within the Republic of South Africa. Therefore, these terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa, and the user consents to the jurisdiction of the High Court of South Africa, Gauteng Division: Pretoria in the event of any dispute.
Accuracy of information
While every effort is made to ensure that the information provided on this website is current and accurate, you should not assume that this is always the case, and should consult other sources before making any decision to act on this information.
We respect the privacy of all visitors to this site. You may use this site without providing any personal information. Any personal information which may be provided to the LWO through this website will be processed in accordance with the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013. We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Copyright and use of material
The LWO retains copyright in the website and all current and future content displayed on the website which is not owned by third parties.
This website and its contents may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, resold or otherwise used for any commercial purpose without the express prior written consent of the LWO.
We value feedback received from visitors to our site. However, you agree not to transmit any material that is unlawful, harmful, defamatory, abusive, threatening, vulgar or obscene. You remain liable to any third party for your comments, and the LWO is not liable to any third party for the content of your comments.
External links and advertising
Wherever this website provides links to other websites, this should not be construed as constituting any relationship or endorsement of the linked third party, and reliance on all information provided by the external link is done so at your own risk.
Wherever third party advertising or promotional material is displayed on this website, this should not be construed as the LWO endorsing or creating any relationship between the LWO and that third party. Reliance on any such material is entirely at your own risk.
Any third party wishing to link to this website from their website must obtain permission from the LWO, and permission may be granted on terms and conditions agreed.
Exclusion of liability
You expressly agree that the use of this website is entirely at your own risk. The website and all its contents are provided on an “as is” basis, and the LWO makes no representations or warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, to the accuracy of the contents of the website. The LWO does not warrant that the website’s functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that the site or its server is free from viruses or other harmful components.
The LWO, its members, employees, officials or representatives shall not be liable for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential, or any expense of any nature whatsoever, which may be suffered by the user, which arises directly or indirectly from reliance of the website and/or its content.
The LWO, its agents or suppliers shall not be responsible for any direct or indirect special consequential or other damage of any kind whatsoever suffered or incurred by you related to your use of, or your inability to access or use, the content or the website or any functionality of the website or of any linked website, even where the LWO is expressly advised thereof.
You hereby indemnify the LWO, its members, employees, officials or representatives, agents or suppliers, and keep them fully indemnified, from and against any loss or damage suffered or liability incurred in respect of any third party, which arises from your use of this website.