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Terms and conditions

Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile
Road Safety 2030 
8, Place de la Concorde
75008 Paris France

SIRET 78435412800018
Publishing Manager: Olivier FISCH

Telephone: +33 1 4312 44 55 
Facsimile: +33 1 4312 44 66

  1. Acceptance of Terms

    1. We host the services accessible from the following URL: (hereinafter the “Website”).
    2. By accessing this Website, you unconditionally agree to be bound by these terms and conditions (hereinafter the “Terms”), which you acknowledge that you have read carefully and understood.
    3. These Terms govern your access to and use of the Application, containing editorial, audio, video, multimedia and/or interactive content and other areas (hereinafter the “Services”), regardless of the receiver terminal and the medium, format or and technical means to, in or by which the Services are made available to you.
    4. Specific terms and conditions may apply to certain Services. In such case, the specific terms and conditions are supplementary to, and do not exclude the application of, these Terms and all such additional terms are hereby incorporated by reference.
    5. The Website may contain links to the website and other FIA websites. The access to these websites will be governed, respectively, by the terms and conditions applying to each website.
    6. FIA reserves the right to amend these Terms at any time without notice, at its entire discretion. The most current version of the Terms is available at all times on the Website. Continued use of this Website following any such changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changes.
    7. Parents or legal representatives of minor children should supervise their children’s use of the Services. Minors are not allowed to use the Services without the consent of their parents or legal guardians. In particular, they must obtain such consent before providing any personal data.
  2. Personal data

    1. To access and/or use certain Services, you may be required to register for them by filling in the information required on the form.
    2. You represent and warrant that all information you provide to the FIA is true, complete and accurate.
    3. Your access to the Services will be subject to your explicit approval. No liability can be incurred by the FIA in this respect.
    4. By using the Services, you consent to the collection, treatment and use of your personal data in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations.
    5. Your personal data will be stored during a limited and reasonable period of time in order to achieve the purposes for which the information has been collected.
    6. The FIA will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
    7. Pursuant to the French Data Protection Act, 6 January 1978, as amended, you have the right to access information about you that is held on a computer, to object to the processing of such information and to have it corrected or deleted.
    8. The simplest way to exercise the above rights is to send us a written request by post to the above mentioned address.
    9. Your written request should be (i) signed, (ii) accompanied by a photocopy of your passport or other official identity document bearing your signature and (iii) include your reply address. A reply will be sent to you within two months from receipt of your request.
  3. Intellectual Property

    1. The Website is owned by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile 8, Place de la Concorde, 75008 Paris, SIRET 78435412800018.
    2. Unless otherwise indicated, all of the content featured or displayed on the  Website, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, data, photographic images, moving images, sound, illustrations, software, and the selection and arrangement thereof, is owned by the FIA, its licensors, its affiliates, or its third‐party image partners and all rights in and to such content are reserved. All elements of the Website are protected by Intellectual Property Rights including without limitation copyright, trade dress, moral rights and trademark rights under the legislation in force and the applicable international conventions.
    3. All names and logos used and/or created by or on behalf of FIA including without limitation the FIA logos, and the logos of FIA campaigns (such as the FIA Action for Road Safety logos), together called “FIA Logos” are the exclusive property of the FIA. The FIA Logos may only be used subject to (i) FIA’s prior written consent, or (ii) any specific guidelines as may be provided by FIA from time to time or (iii) the prior written consent of FIA’s licensors, as the case may be.
    4. The copyright in any publications and documentation available on the Website, including  without  limitation,  press  releases, press articles, (together the “FIA Publications”), vests exclusively in the FIA.
    5. Reproducing, copying, selling, modifying, re­editing, communicating, distributing or using, in any way whatsoever, the content of the Website and/or Services (including, but not limited to, the FIA Publications, FIA Logos, service marks, trademarks, trade names, photographs, illustrations, videos, articles and associated code and software), in whole or in part, otherwise than as provided for in these Terms, without the FIA’s express prior written consent is strictly forbidden.
    6. The Services can be used and viewed, and to the extent permitted by law, single copies of pages or sections can be printed out for private, non‐commercial use only and short extracts of FIA Publications may be quoted provided always that the corresponding  FIA  Publication  is  duly  referenced  and  such  extract  is  used  in conformity with the applicable laws.
    7. You may not frame any of the content of the Website or incorporate into another website, application, online service or audiovisual service any of the content featured within the Services, whether owned by FIA or by third parties. You may privately share certain content by using the share features available via the Services.
    8. Deep-linking to some pages of the Website is tolerated but the FIA reserves the right to deactivate such links if necessary.
  4. Warranties and liability

    1. FIA reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part thereof) with or without notice. FIA shall not be held liable to users or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Website nor for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising from or in connection with your use of the Services. Users acknowledge and agree that their use of the Services, including all materials and information obtained via the Services, is at their own risk. The Website and the Services are made available “as is” without any warranty as to their accessibility, functionality or availability.
    2. Although FIA has taken all reasonable care that the information contained within the Website is accurate at the time of publication, no representation or warranty (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness of such information. FIA assumes no liability for the use or interpretation of information contained herein.
    3. FIA does no guarantee that (i) the Website and services on the Website will meet your requirements, (ii) services and functions on the Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, (iii) results that may be obtained from the use of the Website and Services on the Website will be accurate or reliable, (iv) defects will be corrected, or (v) the Website or the servers that make it available will be free of viruses or other harmful elements. The FIA is not responsible for the operation of software downloaded via the Services and cannot be held liable for any technical problems preventing the downloading of such software.
    4. If you download material via the Services, you do so at your own risk, and the FIA shall not be held liable for any damage to or loss of data stored on your computer or any other data storage medium. It is user’s responsibility to take all appropriate measures to protect its hardware, data and software from being affected by any computer viruses circulating via the Internet network.
    5. The FIA’s liability for breach of any of its obligations under these Terms is limited to damages for direct, personal and actual loss or damage, to the exclusion of damages for indirect or consequential loss or damage, including, but not limited to, financial loss, business interruption, loss of profit or income, loss of business or loss of data). Users agree to indemnify and hold harmless the FIA from and against any demands, claims, actions and/or awards of damages that may be brought or made against the FIA as a result of breach by user of these Terms and/or any other additional and/or specific terms and conditions of Services that may apply to users.
    6. If users communicate with FIA by email, they acknowledge that the security of the Internet as a means of communication is uncertain. By sending sensitive or confidential email messages which are not encrypted users accept the risks of such uncertainty and possible lack of confidentiality over the internet.
  5. Third party websites

    FIA shall have no responsibility for the accuracy or availability of information, material or content provided by third party linked websites, or the content, performance, terms of use or the privacy policies or practices on such websites. Links to such sites do not constitute an endorsement by FIA of such websites or the content, products, or other materials or services presented on such websites. FIA does not author, edit, or monitor the content, links, or services provided by third parties. 

  6. Languages  

    These Terms have been drafted in English and may have been translated into other languages available on the Website. In the event of any discrepancy between the English and the translated texts, the English text shall prevail and be used to resolve conflicts of interpretation.

  7. Cookies  

    A specific section dedicated to the “Cookies” that are used on this Website is available for your easy reference at the bottom of the pages of the Website.

  8. General terms  

    1. These Terms, including the terms incorporated herein by reference, constitute the entire agreement between you and FIA in relation to their subject matter, superseding and extinguishing any prior agreements, arrangements, undertakings of any nature, between you and FIA, whether oral or written in relation to such subject matter.
    2. Any failure by FIA to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
    3. Any failure by FIA to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
    4. If any provision of the Terms is found to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the parties' intentions, as reflected in the provision, shall be given effect to the fullest extent practicable, and the other provisions of the Terms remain in full force and effect. The section titles in the Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
    5. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
    6. You may not assign or transfer any of your rights or obligations, or subcontract the performance of any of your obligations, under these Terms. FIA may assign or transfer any right or obligation, or subcontract the performance of any of its obligations, under these Terms to any of its affiliates or to third party at any time without your consent (such consent being given hereby).    
  9. Applicable law and Jurisdiction
    1. By accessing the Website you agree that the laws of France, without regard to conflict of law principles, will apply to all matters relating to the use of the Website.
    2. In the event of a dispute, you agree to submit it to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Paris.

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Last update November 2015

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