Terms of Use

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.

You must be at least 18 years of age to use this website. By using this website and by agreeing to these terms and conditions you warrant and represent that you are at least 18 years of age.

This website Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) governs your access and use of the website operated by Home Care Book (“Home Care Book,” “our,” “us,” or “we”) and located at www.homecarebook.com. By accessing, browsing, and using this website, you agree that you have read, understood, and accept this Agreement.

USE OF WEBSITE

The website is for those seeking non-medical home care for themselves or someone they know (“Seekers”) and individuals seeking employment at Home Care Book as a non-medical home care caregiver (“Caregiver”) within the state of Texas. Non-medical home care (“Home Care”) is the assistance of seniors with activities of daily living (e.g., cooking, cleaning and bathing) in their home setting.

You may only use this website if you are a real person that would qualify as a Seeker or Caregiver.

You agree to only enter information that is accurate and applies to you as a real person. You will not enter information into the website that is inaccurate, misleading or fabricated.

Unless otherwise stated, Home Care Book and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
  • sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
  • show any material from the website in public;
  • reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial
  • edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or
  • redistribute material from this website.

ACCEPTABLE USE

You must not use the website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without Home Care Book’s express written consent.

You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

You must not use this website for any purposes related to marketing without Home Care Book’s express written consent.

RESTRICTED ACCESS

Access to certain areas of this website is restricted. Home Care Book reserves the right to restrict access to other areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Home Care Book’s discretion.

If Home Care Book provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential.

Home Care Book may disable your user ID and password in Home Care Book’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.

USER CONTENT

In this Agreement, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website, for whatever purpose.

You grant to Home Care Book a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media.

You also grant to Home Care Book the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Home Care Book or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).

You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

Home Care Book reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on Home Care Book’s servers, or hosted or published upon this website.

NO WARRANTIES

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Home Care Book makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website.

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Home Care Book does not warrant that:

  • this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  • the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

Nothing on this website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial or medical matter you should consult an appropriate professional.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

Home Care Book will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

These limitations of liability apply even if Home Care Book has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

EXCEPTIONS

Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit Home Care Book’s liability in respect of any:

  • death or personal injury caused by Home Care Book’s gross negligence;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of Home Care Book; or
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for Home Care Book to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

REASONABLENESS

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.

If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

OTHER PARTIES

You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Home Care Book has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Home Care Book’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.

Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect Home Care Book’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as Home Care Book.

UNENFORCEABLE PROVISIONS

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

INDEMNITY

You hereby indemnify Home Care Book and undertake to keep Home Care Book indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by Home Care Book to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of Home Care Book’s legal advisers) incurred or suffered by Home Care Book arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

BREACHES OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Without prejudice to Home Care Book’s other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, Home Care Book may take such action as Home Care Book deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

VARIATION

Home Care Book may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

ASSIGNMENT

Home Care Book may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with Home Care Book’s rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

SEVERABILITY

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

These terms and conditions constitute the entire Agreement between you and Home Care Book in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

LAW AND JURISDICTION

Any disputes arising out of or related to the Website shall be governed by and construed and enforced in accordance with, the laws of the State of Texas applicable to contracts entered into and to be performed entirely within the State of Texas. Use of this Website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation this paragraph. All disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Website, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action.