The small print
The website of Red Sea Diving Safari (RSDS) presents news, information and the latest imagery on RSDS activities to a broad spectrum of people interested in diving. The RSDS website offers users the possibility to learn more about RSDS's organization and to navigate the site in order to learn more about specific services and related information. It also serves as a channel to link visitors to websites of commercial partners, diving organizations and nature protection organizations.
Access to, and use of, the RSDS website constitutes acceptance of the following general terms and conditions.
Neither RSDS nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering the website shall be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of Users' access to, or use of, the website. The Web Portal does not guarantee the accuracy of information provided by external sources and accepts no responsibility or liability for any consequences arising from the use of such data.
Though RSDS uses the best technical standards to control its site, material on this website may inadvertently include technical inaccuracies or other errors. We should be grateful if users could notify us of any errors or inaccuracies they may find. Please note that users browse and use the website at their own risk. RSDS does not warrant that the functional aspects of the website will be uninterrupted or error free or that this website, or the server that makes it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. RSDS may change material on the site without prior notice.
All disputes resulting from use of the RSDS Web Portal will be subject to Egyptian law.
RSDS is doing everything possible to provide access 24/7, but without any guarantee. The access can be interrupted for updating, maintenance, as a result of technical problems or any other technical reasons.
The RSDS site may contain links and references to third-party websites. These are provided for the convenience and interest of users and on the part of RSDS this implies neither responsibility for, nor approval of, information contained in these websites. RSDS makes no warranty, either express or implied, as to the accuracy, availability or content of information, text, graphics which are not under the 'redsea-divingsafari' domain. RSDS has not tested any software located on other sites and does not make any representation as to the quality, safety, reliability or suitability of such software.
The RSDS website contains a Guest Book and Picture Competition (collectively termed 'forums'). Users agree to use forums only to send messages and materials that are strictly related to the particular forum. When using an RSDS forum users agree not to do any of the following:
Users may not distribute or otherwise publish through the RSDS website any content which is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive or in any way violates any laws.
Forums are for non-commercial use only. Users should not distribute or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation for funding, advertising or solicitation for goods or services without requesting and receiving prior written approval from RSDS.
Users shall not delete any author attributions, legal notices, proprietary designations or labels from any file that is downloaded nor falsify the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is downloaded.
RSDS does not and cannot review every message posted by users on forums and is not responsible for the content of any messages posted. RSDS reserves the right to delete, move or edit, at its sole discretion, messages that it deems abusive, defamatory, obscene, in violation of copyright laws or unacceptable. Users shall remain solely responsible for the content of their messages.
Users acknowledge that any submissions may be edited, removed, modified, published, transmitted and displayed by RSDS. Users should be aware that all forums are public and not private communications. Further, users acknowledge that postings and any other form of communication by other users are not endorsed by RSDS, and that such communications shall not be considered as having been reviewed, screened or approved by RSDS. RSDS has the right to withhold access to any user without prior notice, especially when the user has clearly violated the terms of this Disclaimer.
By participating in the picture competition, you indemnify RSDS, RSDS representatives, the RSDS sales network , as well as RSDS sister projects such as www.marsa-alam.org from copyright infringement in any form. you acknowledge that your photo may be used broadly in various multi-media presentations including but not limited to; web graphics, presentations, videos, print media and publications.
By accessing the Red Sea Diving Safari (RSDS) website, certain information about users, such as internet protocol (IP) addresses, navigation through the site, software used and time spent, as well as other similar information, will be stored on RSDS servers. These will not specifically identify users and the information will be used internally for website traffic analysis only. If users provide unique identifying information, such as name, address and other information on forms stored on this site, this information will be used for statistical purposes only and will not be published or made available for general access.
RSDS does not sell or rent its website users' names, addresses, email addresses or other personal information.
If you are registered on the RSDS database and would like your name to be removed, please click on the unsubscribe link and this will enable you to remove your details from RSDS’s database.
The IP address is a number that is automatically given to your computer when you are surfing on the internet. Servers and computers that host web pages automatically identify your computer through its IP number. RSDS uses IP addresses in order to carry out statistics, however, as IP addresses and personal identification are not linked to each other, users remain anonymous.
Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual hard drive for record-keeping purposes; passwords are not saved in cookies. Cookies help RSDS to know which pages are visited most often and help RSDS to ensure that its website responds to users' needs.
If you do not wish to receive a cookie, or if you wish your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, you may use the option on your web browser to disable cookies. Click on the 'help' section of your browser to learn how to change cookie preferences. However, please note that if you disable all cookies you may not be able to take advantage of all the features available on this website.
RSDS does not use personal identification details transferred through cookies either for promotion or marketing purposes, nor will such information be shared with a third party.
The contents of the RSDS Web Portal are intended for the personal and non-commercial use of its users. RSDS grants permission to users to visit the site, and to download and copy information, images, documents and materials from the website for users' personal non-commercial use. RSDS does not grant the right to resell or redistribute any information, documents, images or material from its website or to compile or create derivative works from material on its website. Use of material on the website is subject to the terms and conditions outlined below.
All material published on the RSDS Web Portal is protected by copyright and owned or controlled by RSDS or the party credited as the provider of the content, software or other material.
Users may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display or in any way exploit any of the content, software, material or services, in whole or in part, without obtaining prior written authorization. In order to obtain authorization to display or use any content of the RSDS Web Portal, please make a request for authorization by contacting us. Our Partner Tour Operators are exempted of the Copyrights rules.
Owners of external websites who would like to link to the RSDS Web Portal may use the RSDS logo for the link, providing they obtain prior authorisation by sending a request to us.