NOTICE FOR THE OECP WEBSITE
The OECP has created this
privacy notice to explain how we use information that you may provide while
visiting our website and to demonstrate our firm commitment to Internet
privacy. The OECP may modify this policy from time to time so we encourage
you to check back when revisiting this website.
The following discloses our
information gathering and dissemination practices for this website. The type
and amount of information received depends on how you use the site.
When you visit the OECP website, we automatically obtain information from you
about the name of your Internet service provider, the browser and type of
computer you are using, the website that referred you to us, the pages you
request and the date and time of those requests. We use this information on
an aggregate basis to generate statistics and measure site activity to
improve the usefulness of the site to our visitors. For example, we use this
information to track which pages are most popular among visitors as a whole.
We do not track the pages you or any individual visitor may look at during a
visit to our site and we do not collect any other information without your
knowledge and permission. We do not collect or store personally identifiable
information, such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address or phone
number, unless you provide that information.
The OECP website uses a cookie
for measuring aggregate web statistics, including number of monthly visitors,
number of repeat visitors, most popular web pages and other information. A
cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing
online visit by maintaining data that you provide for online activism
activities so that you will not need to resubmit certain information. The OECP
OECP's Sharing of Personally
The OECP may exchange limited personally identifiable information (such as
name and e-mail address) with partner organizations when people correspond
with the OECP.
The OECP website will not post
your personal contact information, including e-mail address, street address
and phone numbers, without your consent. Without such consent, website staff
will withhold posting personal contact information for that individual.
Opting Out of E-mail Lists
People who subscribe to e-mail lists via the website will receive periodic
updates from the OECP by regular mail, fax or e-mail. You may opt out of
receiving future information via e-mail by using the unsubscribe procedure
specified on the e-mail message or by sending an e-mail message with the name
of the list you are a member of to: webmaster@OECP.org.
This site contains hypertext links to other sites. The OECP is not
responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. We
encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site, and to read the
privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally
identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to
information collected by this website.
All user information is restricted in our offices. All employees are kept
up-to-date on our security and privacy practices. Finally, the servers that
store sensitive information are kept in a secure environment.
If you send us an e-mail, you
should know that e-mail is not necessarily secure against interception. So,
if your communication includes sensitive information like your bank account,
charge card, or social security number, contact us by mail or by telephone
rather than by e-mail.
If your personal information changes (such as your ZIP code), or if you wish
to have your information removed from our database, contact us and we will
correct, update or remove that personal data provided to us.
If you experience technical problems with the operation of this web site,
contact us by e-mailing: webmaster@OECP.org.
OECP Web Coordinator
4210 Riverwalk Parkway, Suite 330
Riverside, California 92505-3305
You also may contact us by mail
or telephone. If you do so, we may use the information you provide in the
BETWEEN USER AND OECP
The OECP Web Site is comprised of various Web pages operated by OECP.
The OECP Web Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without
modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use
of the OECP Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms,
conditions, and notices.
OECP reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under
which the OECP Web Site is offered, including but not limited to the charges
associated with the use of the OECP Web Site.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
The OECP Web Site may contain links to other Web Sites ("Linked
Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of OECP and OECP is
not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without
limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to
a Linked Site. OECP is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of
transmission received from any Linked Site. OECP is providing these links to
you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply
endorsement by OECP of the site or any association with its operators.
NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
As a condition of your use of the OECP Web Site, you warrant to OECP that you
will not use the OECP Web Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited
by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the OECP Web Site in
any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the OECP Web
Site or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the OECP Web
Site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information
through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through
the OECP Web Sites.
USE OF COMMUNICATION SERVICES
The OECP Web Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news
groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other
message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate
with the public at large or with a group (collectively, "Communication
Services"), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post,
send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the
particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation,
you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:
abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights
(such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane,
defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name,
material or information.
files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual
property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or
control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar
software or programs that may damage the operation of another's
or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose,
unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.
or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you
know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such
or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or
proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software
or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication
any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any
particular Communication Service.
or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail
addresses, without their consent.
- Violate any applicable
laws or regulations.
OECP has no obligation to monitor
the Communication Services. However, OECP reserves the right to review
materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in
its sole discretion. OECP reserves the right to terminate your access to any
or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any
OECP reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary
to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental
request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or
materials, in whole or in part, in OECP's sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information
about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. OECP does not
control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any
Communication Service and, therefore, OECP specifically disclaims any
liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting
from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are
not authorized OECP spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect
those of OECP.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted
limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible
for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
MATERIALS PROVIDED TO OECP OR POSTED AT ANY OECP WEB SITE
OECP does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to OECP (including
feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any OECP Web
Site or its associated services (collectively "Submissions").
However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your
Submission you are granting OECP, its affiliated companies and necessary sub
licensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation
of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to:
copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce,
edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in
connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as
provided herein. OECP is under no obligation to post or use any Submission
you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in OECP's sole
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you
warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to
your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation,
all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE
THROUGH THE OECP WEB SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS.
CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. OECP AND/OR ITS
SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE OECP WEB SITE AT ANY TIME.
ADVICE RECEIVED VIA THE OECP WEB SITE SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL,
MEDICAL, LEGAL OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS AND YOU SHOULD CONSULT AN APPROPRIATE
PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE TAILORED TO YOUR SITUATION.
OECP AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY,
RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION,
SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE OECP WEB
SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL
SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE
PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. OECP
AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH
REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED
GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL OECP
AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE,
INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER
INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS,
ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE OECP
WEB SITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE OECP WEB SITE OR RELATED
SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY
INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS OBTAINED
THROUGH THE OECP WEB SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE OECP
WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR
OTHERWISE, EVEN IF OECP OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE
EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES,
THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY
AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE OECP WEB SITE.
OECP reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to
the OECP Web Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time,
without notice. GENERAL To the maximum extent permitted by law, this
agreement is governed by the laws of the State of California, U.S.A. and you
hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Riverside
County, California, U.S.A. in all disputes arising out of or relating to the
use of the OECP Web Site. Use of the OECP Web Site is unauthorized in any
jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and
conditions, including without limitation this paragraph. You agree that no
joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between
you and OECP as a result of this agreement or use of the OECP Web Site. OECP's
performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process,
and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of OECP's right to
comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements
relating to your use of the OECP Web Site or information provided to or
gathered by OECP with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is
determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law
including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability
limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will
be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely
matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the
agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this
agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and OECP with
respect to the OECP Web Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous
communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between
the user and OECP with respect to the OECP Web Site. A printed version of
this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible
in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this
agreement to the same extent an d subject to the same conditions as other
business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed
form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all
related documents be drawn up in English.
COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICES:
All contents of the OECP Web Site are: ©2012-2023 Operating Engineers
Certification Program. All rights reserved.
The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the
trademarks of their respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
NOTICES AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT
Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of
claimed copyright infringement under United States copyright law should be
sent to webmaster@OECP.org. ALL
INQUIRIES NOT RELEVANT TO THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURE WILL RECEIVE NO RESPONSE.
See Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.