Terms and Conditions

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

This is the entire agreement between you ("You") and Trans Canada Carpool.ca. The effective date of this Agreement is when You accept this Agreement in accordance with the procedure set out above.


APPLICABLE LAWS

You acknowledge that it is Your responsibility to become familiar with the legalities of participating in a carpool. Specifically, You acknowledge that it is Your responsibility to contact Your vehicle insurer and verify that You have sufficient insurance coverage to protect Yourself and Your carpool passengers.


FREE OF CHARGE

Trans Canada Carpool.ca is providing this carpool matching service free of charge. Any agreement made between You and fellow carpoolers regarding cost sharing does not involve Trans Canada Carpool.ca.


PERSONAL INFORMATION

You consent to Trans Canada Carpool.ca's collection, use and disclosure of Your email address and full name. Your full name and email address will not be disclosed to the general membership. YOU MAY ACCESS, CORRECT AND DELETE YOUR OWN PERSONAL INFORMATION STORED BY TRANS CANADA CARPOOL.CA BY USING THE WEBSITE OR BY EMAILING THE ADMINISTRATOR THROUGH THE "CONTACT US" PAGE.


DISCLAIMER

You acknowledge and agree that Trans Canada Carpool.ca does not conduct, is in no way responsible for, and does not provide any warranty (express or implied) and/or guarantee of any kind with respect to, any background checks, including without limitation, any Criminal Record/Reference Checks, on the users of this Website. You acknowledge and agree that it is Your responsibility to contact, interview, research and select the carpool co-participants who are most appropriate for Your needs. You acknowledge and agree that none of the carpool co-participants are in any way acting as employees, officers, directors, agents, joint venturers or are acting in any other kind of similar relationship with Trans Canada Carpool.ca, it’s partners and its members and partners (see list http://www.carpool.ca/Partners.aspx) and application service provider Trans Canada Carpool.ca. ("Partners") while conducting carpool services. You acknowledge and agree that You will be using the information provided in this Website at your own risk and that Trans Canada Carpool.ca and its Partners are in no way responsible, and provide no warranty (express or implied) and/or guaranty of any kind with respect to, the information provided herein.


WAIVER AND INDEMNITY

In consideration of Your becoming a member with this Website, You acknowledge and agree to waive any and all rights to, or claims for, damages (including special and consequential damages), costs, expenses, proprietary or personal injury (including death), or any other compensation of any kind whatsoever against Trans Canada Carpool.ca and its Partners, including their respective officials, officers, directors, employees, insurers and agents that arise directly or indirectly with respect to your use and/or reliance on the information provided in this Website, Your membership with this Website and/or Your use of the carpool services and agree to indemnify and hold harmless Trans Canada Carpool.ca and its Partners, including their respective officials, officers, directors, employees, insurers and agents for same.

Without limiting any of the foregoing, you acknowledge and agree that if You are dissatisfied with the carpool matching service or the information provided on this Website, Your sole and exclusive remedy with respect to Trans Canada Carpool.ca and its Partners, including their respective officials, officers, directors, employees, insurers and agents, is to discontinue Your use of the website.


MODIFICATION

Trans Canada Carpool.ca reserves the right to modify this Agreement at anytime, without prior notice and such modification shall be effective immediately upon posting on the Website. It is Your responsibility to review this Agreement periodically and make Yourself aware of any modifications. Your continued use of this Site will be deemed to be Your conclusive acceptance of the modified Agreement.


INSURANCE COVERAGE

As a carpool driver, it is solely your responsibility to notify your insurance provider of your intent to carry passengers and insure that you have adequate insurance coverage to protect yourself and your passengers. A minimum of $2,000,000 third party liability coverage and underinsured motorist protection are recommended and cost only a few extra dollars each year. As a carpool passenger, it is your responsibility to insure that your driver is adequately insured as described above.


GREENHOUSE GAS OFFSETS

By registering with Carpool.ca you and your organization agree to convey ownership to Trans Canada Carpool.ca of all reductions in greenhouse gas emissions resulting from the use of our service. The ownership of these reductions may be conveyed by Trans Canada Carpool.ca, at its sole discretion, to assist in securing funding to support the delivery of the Carpool.ca services across Canada.


READ AND UNDERSTAND THE ENTIRE AGREEMENT

By viewing, using or posting materials on the Website, or by participating in any programs offered by Trans Canada Carpool.ca You hereby acknowledge that You have read, are familiar with, and agree to the terms and conditions of the Website in their entirety.