1. Use of this web site
The information on this web site is provided for general informational purposes only. Users access the web site, and rely on the material contained in the web site, at their own risk. Users must make their own independent enquiries before making decisions about their particular circumstances.
2. Third party information
The following information on this web site is provided by third parties:
- Public Collision Test Data is provided by the Australasian New Car Assessment Program Committee ("NCAP") ;
- Used Car Safety Ratings are provided by the Used Car Safety Ratings Advisory Committee, using data produced by the Monash University Accident Research Centre; and
- Redbook Vehicle Information is provided by Automotive Data Services Pty Ltd (Red Book)
The Transport Accident Commission ("TAC") does not verify the accuracy of any third party information provided on this web site. That information is provided "as is" and, subject to any terms implied by law that cannot be excluded, TAC accepts no responsibility for it. Any queries or concerns about third party information provided on this web site must be directed to the relevant third party, as identified above.
3. User acknowledgements
Users acknowledge that:
(a) Public Collision Test Data and Used Car Safety Ratings:
- can only be used as a basis for determining the relative safety of a vehicle;
- may be based on only certain types of collision tests; and
- should not be used to compare vehicles of different mass or vehicle type.
(b) it is not possible to guarantee the safety of any particular vehicle;
(c) by providing information on this web site, TAC is neither endorsing nor discrediting the vehicles of any particular manufacturer;
(d) the prices quoted for vehicles normally exclude government and statutory charges;
4. Prohibited Use
4.1 Users must not, at any time:
(a) adapt, translate, reverse engineer, dissemble or decompile the web site or any part of the web site;
(b) directly or indirectly, introduce or permit the introduction of, any virus, worm, trojan or other malicious code or item of a destructive nature in or on the web site or in any way corrupt, degrade or disrupt the web site;
(c) reformat or frame any part of the web pages that form part of the web site;
(d) use the web site to violate the security of any computer network, to crack passwords or security encryption codes, or to transfer or store unlawful material (including, without limitation, material that is threatening or obscene); or
5. Disclaimer of warranties and representations
Except as required by law, TAC gives no express or implied warranties, and makes no representations in relation to this web site. In particular, while care has been taken in creating the web site, TAC does not warrant or represent that:
- the information provided on the web site is accurate, complete, up to date or suitable for any purpose;
- the web site itself is free from any computer viruses, other malicious code or other defects; or
- Users' access to the web site will be continuous or uninterrupted.
6. Limitation of TAC's liability
Where conditions and warranties implied by law cannot be excluded, TAC limits its liability, where it is entitled to do so, to the resupply of the relevant service, or paying the User the cost of that resupply. Otherwise, TAC and its officers, employees, agents and representatives will not be liable for any loss or damage (including consequential loss or damage) to any person, however caused (whether by negligence or otherwise) which may arise directly or indirectly in respect of any error, omission or misrepresentation in any information provided on this web site, the Users accessing or using this web site or any linked web site or arising out of any reliance on information contained or accessed through the TAC web site.
7. Links to third party web sites
8. Availability and use
This web site is designed for use within Australia only. Public Collision Test Data, Used Car Safety Ratings, Polk Vehicle Information and vehicle descriptions relate to Australian vehicles only and may not be applicable to vehicles with the same or similar descriptions or names in other jurisdictions.
9. Copyright and Trademarks
Copyright in the material in this web site is owned by, or licensed to, the TAC. Users may download information from this web site and print out that information, but only for their own private, non-commercial use. Otherwise, except as permitted by the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), no part of the web site may be reproduced in any form without the prior written consent of TAC. Requests for consent should be directed to TAC.
The web site also contains trade marks which may be registered or otherwise protected by law. These include trademarks registered by TAC and trademarks of third parties. Users are not permitted to use trade marks available on this web site in or as part of their own trademarks, in connection with their activities, products or services, in a misleading or confusing manner or in a manner that disparages TAC's information, products or services.
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12. Security of information
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can ever be guaranteed as totally secure. While the TAC uses reasonable efforts to protect such information, the TAC does not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which Users transmit to the TAC in connection with the web site. Accordingly, any information which Users transmit to the TAC is transmitted at their own risk. Nevertheless, once the TAC receives the Users' transmissions, the TAC will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of this information.
13. Termination of access
Access to this web site may be terminated at any time by the TAC without notice.
14. Contact details
- Used Car Safety Ratings - http://www.general.monash.edu.au/muarc/
- Australasian New Car Assessment Program - contact the TAC at firstname.lastname@example.org in the first instance
- Automotive Data Services Pty Ltd (Red Book) - http://www.redbook.com.au/help/contact-us