Terms of Service

StaySafe@Illinois (“Application”)  is presented for general educational and information purposes and to increase overall safety awareness. Those experiencing an emergency should call 911 immediately. The information contained in this site should not be considered exhaustive and the user should seek the advice of appropriate professionals. 

These terms are also subject to the University of Illinois web privacy notice which contains sections: Rules for Individuals under Thirteen Years of Age, Disclaimer of Liability, Disclaimer of Warranties and Accuracy of Data, and Choice of Law at https://www.vpaa.uillinois.edu/resources/web_privacy.

These terms will apply to you because you (“End User”) are using, installing, or otherwise accessing the mobile application, including all incorporated materials in the Application (such as text, data, information, audio, videos, graphics or photographs), (“Materials”) of The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois (“University”).  By clicking “Accept”:

  1. You hereby confirm that you have read and accept these Terms of Service and the Mobile Privacy Notice, the (“Agreements”).
  2. Permitted uses of Application: As End User you agree to use the Application only as provided, and Materials only as an integral component of the Application.You agree that You are only permitted to use the Application for educational purposes and shall not use the Application for research or commercial purpose, unless You obtain written consent from the University, otm@illinois.edu.
  3. As End User you agree not to reverse-compile, reverse-assemble, decompile, disassemble, decrypt, extract, or otherwise reverse-engineer or modify the Application.
  4. You hereby accept that all patents, copyrights, trade secrets and other proprietary rights in or related to the Application are and will remain the exclusive property of University, whether or not specifically recognized or perfected under applicable law.As End User you will not take any action that jeopardizes University’s proprietary rights.As End User you acknowledge and agree that you acquire no right in the Application, except the limited use license specified in Section 2.University will own all rights in any copy of the Application or any derivative work thereof, including any further improvement or development of the Application by University or You.
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  6. The University of Illinois provides the content and Application on an “as is” basis. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT UNIVERSITY MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS CONCERING THE APPLICATION, OR ANY OTHER MATERIALS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR TECHNOLOGY, AND UNIVERSITY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND OR NATURE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, SAFETY, RELIABILITY , USEFULNESS, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU HAVE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY FOR ADEQUATE PROTECTION AND BACKUP OF DATA AND/OR EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTION WITH THE APPLICATION.UNIVERSITY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTY THAT THE APPLICATION, IS FREE OF VIRUSES, WORMS, OR OTHER CODE OR FEATURES THAT MANIFEST CONTAMINATING, DESTRUCTIVE OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE PROPERTIES.
  7. You accept that under no circumstances will University or its affiliates, including its trustees, directors, officers, faculty, staff, students, employees, consultants and agents, or anyone on its behalf shall be responsible or liable to you or to any third party for any reason whatsoever including consequential, indirect, special, punitive or incidental damages or lost profits, damage to reputation, fee, expense, financial or non-financial whether foreseeable or unforeseeable, based on your claims as End User or claims of any other party arising out of breach or failure of express or implied warranty, breach of contract, misrepresentation, negligence, strict liability in tort, failure of any remedy to achieve its essential purpose, or otherwise, notwithstanding the form in which any legal or equitable action may be brought, as result with the use of the Application, product or service.
  8. You hereby irrevocably release University and its affiliates from any liability of any kind and in no event will University be liable for damages or losses that exceed, in the aggregate, the amount of fees paid by you as End User for the products that gave rise to such damages or losses for each respective breach or series of related breaches.
  9. You expressly agree that these Agreements, including without limitation, disclaimers above and resolution of disputes thereof are governed by the laws of the State of Illinois. The laws of the State of Illinois, U.S.A., shall apply to all uses of the Application. You agree that use shall conform to all applicable laws and regulations and shall not violate the rights of any third parties.