Carebox Terms & Conditions

Last updated: March 2016

In these Terms and Conditions, references to “we” “our” or “us” means Carebox. Reference to “you” means the person accessing as a registered or non-registered user.

When you use the Carebox website you are agreeing to these Terms & Conditions which include by reference, our Privacy & Cookies Policy.

We may revise our policies at any time, and you are bound to these changes so please check back regularly and take note of our ‘last updated’ date.


Access to the website

The Carebox community website is made available free of charge. Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Carebox takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control. We cannot guarantee that your use of this website will not be interrupted or that the site has no errors, viruses or bugs. Please take standard action to protect your computer/device before using the site or downloading information. We do not guarantee that the website content will always be available. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice.

Your access to the Carebox website may be restricted or blocked at any time and your content may be permanently erased if you breach any of our policies. As well as the Carebox Terms and Conditions, please make sure you have also read and understood the:

Through you can link to other websites. The inclusion of links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of external sites.


To take part in forum conversations and to interact with other members of the Carebox community you will need to complete the online registration process. Once your account is set-up you will have a username and password which you should keep secret.

If you become aware of any unauthorised access to your Carebox account please contact us and take all reasonable action to prevent any further unauthorised access e.g. you might need to change your password.

Personal information

Personal information is any information that can be used to identify you e.g. your name, email address, etc. We collect personal information when you; register, post content on the site, send us an email or communicate with us in any other way. By continuing to access the site or by registering to become a member, you agree that we may communicate with you electronically (including by email) and that we may use or disclose personal information in accordance with our Privacy & Cookies Policy.

Content provided by you

Carebox will not be responsible for content submitted by users. You will indemnify us and any related third parties in full from and against all third party claims, liabilities, losses and expenses (including reasonable legal fees) incurred or suffered by such persons arising out of or related to your content and/or any breach by you of any provision on these Terms and Conditions.

Unless we have your explict permission, content that you publish on the Carebox website will not be sold, published or shared by us in a way that could identify you. Please do not submit content to the site that you do not want to make public.

Content provided by us

Content provided by us is for general informational purposes only. Please do not supply, copy, reproduce or otherwise distribute our content or any part of the Carebox website without our written permission.

We will not prevent the legitimate and reasonable use of our website content for promotion of the Carebox community and you may reproduce our content for personal, non-commercial use, provided that; Carebox is acknowledged, all copyright and other proprietary notices are kept on the material and it is not used in a context which damages our reputation.

Carebox owns or has been allowed to use the content on the site. If any information, pictures or videos are owned by someone else, it will say they are, and you will need to ask that person’s/organisation’s permission to use them. You must not change any materials that you get from our website and only use information, pictures or videos exactly as they are.

Carebox will make every effort to keep content on the site up-to-date and correct. However, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Where content on this site covers medical information, it is not intended to constitute medical advice for diagnosis or treatment or to advocate or recommend the purchase of any product or to endorse or guarantee the credentials or appropriateness of any health care provider. In all circumstances, you are strongly advised to consult with an appropriate professional for specific medical advice tailored to you.


We will periodically issue updates which may include new features, tools and improvements to the performance of the Carebox website. It is possible (but not likely) that such updates may contain errors or inaccuracies that could cause failures, corruption or loss of your content. You agree that your use of the updates is entirely at your own risk.

Liabilities and governing law

Carebox cannot accept liability for any damages whatsoever including, indirect or consequential damages, loss of profits, as a result of your use or loss of use of this website or from downloading any virus.

Please note that this policy, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by Scottish law. Any dispute arising from these Terms and Conditions or your use of the Carebox website shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the Scottish Courts.