Legal & Privacy

TERMS OF USE – PRIVACY POLICY

1. Acceptance

By using this website, you agree that you have read, understand and accept the following terms and conditions of such use (the “Terms”). You agree that you will not use this website for any purpose that is unlawful or in contravention of the Terms, and you acknowledge and agree that Airbus Helicopters Canada may change the Terms at any time and from time to time without notifying you. Such change shall be immediate upon Airbus Helicopters posting the new terms of use and your subsequent use of this website.

2. Limited License

Airbus Helicopters grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, personal right to access and make personal use only of this website and its incorporated material, subject to applicable law and the Terms described herein (the “Limited License”). The Limited License does not convey any right or license under any patent, trademark copyright, or other proprietary right of Airbus Helicopters or any other person. The Limited License does not, and is not intended to, transfer any interest or title in the website and the materials contained herein to you, and your use hereof shall be subject to the following restrictions: (1) you must retain, on all copies of this website, all copyright and other proprietary notices; and (2) you may not modify, tamper with, detrimentally affect, disseminate, distribute, email, or communicate this website in any way, nor shall you reproduce or publicly display, perform or distribute or otherwise use this website or the materials contained herein for any public or commercial purpose, except as otherwise specifically and expressly permitted herein

If you make unauthorized use of this website, the Limited License will terminate immediately and automatically and you may be in violation of applicable laws. Airbus Helicopters will enforce its rights and remedies against all violators to the maximum extent permitted by law.

3. Copyright and Trademark

This website, including all materials contained in it, is protected by Canadian and international copyright, trademark and intellectual property laws and treaty provisions whether or not such notice is expressed herein or on the materials. Any and all content, text, information, communications, software, photos, video, graphics, music, sounds, images and other material and services (“Content”) are subject to the copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights of Airbus Helicopters, its affiliated companies and its licensors. You agree that all rights associated with the Content are valid and protected in all media existing now or later developed.

You agree to access the Content only in accordance with Canadian and international copyright, trademarks, and intellectual property laws. You agree that Airbus Helicopters owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of the Content, including order of operations, “look and feel”, graphic design elements, and all other attributes and features. The Content may not be tampered with, altered, sabotaged, harmed, modified, published, transmitted, disseminated, communicated, transferred, sold, distributed, displayed or exploited, in whole or in part; unless otherwise provided in the Terms.

4. Disclaimer of Liability

This website and all the materials and information it contains is provided for on an “as is” basis and is entirely at your own risk. This website could contain material or information that is not accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. You assume all risk for any reliance you place on the website, including the Content. You agree and confirm that Airbus Helicopters shall not be responsible or liable for any detrimental reliance you place on this website, including the Content. Airbus Helicopters and any third party providers may make improvements and/or changes in the products, services, programs, and prices described in this website and to the content of this website without notice.

UNLESS OTHERWISE AGREED TO IN WRITING BY Airbus Helicopters, Airbus Helicopters MAKES NO COVENANTS, WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS, OR GUARANTEES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, CONTENT, SERVICES, OR GOODS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS WEBSITE. Airbus Helicopters DENIES AND DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, EXPECTATION OF PRIVACY AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AS TO THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS, CONTENT, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS ON THIS WEBSITE, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID BY A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION. AIRBUS HELICOPTERS MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, COVENANTS OR GUARANTIES AS TO THE QUALITY, CURRENCY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY OF THE CONTENTS OF THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY GOODS OR SERVICES THAT MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS WEBSITE, ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR COVENANTS WITH RESPECT TO ANY GOODS OR SERVICES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS WEBSITE SHALL BE SUBJECT TO, AND GOVERNED BY AND AS STATED IN THE APPLICABLE CONTRACT GOVERNING THE PROVISION OF SAME. IN ADDITION, AIRBUS HELICOPTERS DOES NOT AND CANNOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE OR ITS SERVER(S) ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL EFFECTS OR COMPONENTS.

5. Limitation of Liability

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS FOR YOUR BENEFIT AND THAT IT IS NOT INTENDED TO ILLICIT OR INVITE ANY PARTICULAR CONDUCT, ACTION OR BENEFIT TO AIRBUS HELICOPTERS FROM YOU. AIRBUS HELICOPTERS WILL NOT BE LIABLE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, THIRD PARTY, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, HARM, LIABILITY, LOSS, COST, EXPENSE OR INJURY ARISING OUT OF THE USE, VIEWING, ACCESS, INABILITY TO ACCESS, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, OR ALTERATION OF, THIS WEBSITE, OR THE CONTENT, OTHER INFORMATION OR MATERIALS IN THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS, MISTAKES, FALSE INFORMATION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECTS, ON THIS WEBSITE, WHETHER FOR ALLEGED BREACH OF CONTRACT, CRIMINAL MATTERS, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, EQUITY OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF AIRBUS HELICOPTERS HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SAME.

6. Linking

a) Third-Party Website

Airbus Helicopters may provide on this website, solely as a convenience to its users, links to websites operated by other persons. Airbus Helicopters does not make any covenant, promise, representation or warranty, and accepts no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of any linked websites or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services associated therewith. The linked websites are not under the control of Airbus Helicopters and you agree that Airbus Helicopters shall not be responsible for your use, or the content, of any linked website or any link contained in a linked website, or any review, changes or updates to such websites. If you use such websites, you do so entirely at your own risk and it is your sole and exclusive responsibility to take all harm, and protective measures to guard against viruses and other destructive elements. When linking to another website, the Terms no longer govern, and, therefore, you should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering procedures of the linked website.

b) To this Website

All links to this website shall not, in any manner or to any extent, portray Airbus Helicopters or any of its products and services in a false, untrue, distorted, unfair, harmful, misleading, derogatory or other defamatory manner. You shall not have any right to use any Airbus Helicopters logos or other proprietary graphics or trademarks of Airbus Helicopters to link to this website without the prior express written permission of Airbus Helicopters, which may be revoked at any time.

7. Submissions

By submitting information and material to Airbus Helicopters, whether via e-mail or otherwise, including, but not limited to, feedback, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas, graphics or computer files of any type, you thereby expressly grant, or warrant that the owner of such material has expressly granted, Airbus Helicopters a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, unrestricted, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material, in whole or in part, worldwide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed, subject to our privacy policy posted on this website.

8. Changes to Website

Airbus Helicopters reserves the right to change the Content, and any other information, on this website, including but not limited to product specifications, service descriptions or prices, at any time and from time to time without any notice and without incurring obligations. Airbus Helicopters may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this website, including the availability of any feature of this website, at any time and from time to time without notifying you. Airbus Helicopters may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts of this website without notifying you or incurring liability.

9. Jurisdiction of Website

a) Availability and Suitability

You agree and acknowledge that your use of this website shall be deemed to have occurred and taken place solely in the Province of Ontario, Canada. This website and all information and materials it contains are applicable to the Canadian market only excluding the Province of Quebec. This website may offer or refer to services and products which are not available or permitted worldwide, without specifically limiting the services or products as such, but such does not constitute or imply that Airbus Helicopters is offering such outside of Canada or in the Province of Quebec. Any and all promotions contained on this website only apply to Canada unless otherwise noted. If you access this website from outside Canada or in the Province of Quebec, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws and regulations. Access to this website where doing so is illegal is strictly prohibited.

b) Currency

All prices in this website are in United States dollars unless otherwise stated. All prices exclude, unless otherwise noted, any applicable taxes such as provincial sales tax, the goods and services tax, and any industry specific tax.

c) Law and Venue

You agree that this website and the Terms are governed and construed in accordance with the provincial laws of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada. You hereby agree to attorn and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario over any suit, action or proceeding arising out of this website or the Terms.

10. Language

English shall be the language of this website, and all transactions occurring in connection with this website, and the parties waive any right to use and rely upon any other language, or translations. Il est de la volonté express des parties que le présent Site et tous les documents qui s’y rapportent soient rédigés en langue anglaise, exception faite des documents pour lesquels la loi exige l’usage exclusif du français.

11. Severability

If any provision of the Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

PRIVACY POLICY

1. General Information

At Airbus Helicopters we are committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality and security of your personal information. We have developed this Website Privacy Policy to describe our privacy policies and practices and how we collect, use and disclose the personal information of those individuals who visit our website.

If you are unsure if this Privacy Policy applies to you, please contact our Privacy Officer for more information.

2. Privacy Policy Effective for Canada

It is Airbus Helicopters’s policy to comply with the privacy legislation within each jurisdiction in which we operate. Sometimes the privacy legislation and / or an individual’s right to privacy are different from one jurisdiction to another. This Privacy Policy covers only those activities that are subject to the provisions of Canada’s federal and provincial privacy laws, as applicable.

This Privacy Policy has a limited scope and application. Consequently, the rights and obligations contained in this Privacy Policy may not be available to all individuals or in all jurisdictions. If you are unsure if or how this Privacy Policy applies to you, please contact our Privacy Officer for more information.

3. What is Personal Information?

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, personal information is any information about an identifiable individual, other than the person’s business title or business contact information when used or disclosed for the purpose of business communications.

4. What Personal Information Do We Collect?

You can visit our website without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself, including your e-mail address. Our web server may collect information related to your visit to our website, including the IP address and domain used to access our website, the type and version of your browser, the website you came from to access our website, the page you entered and exited at, any website page that is viewed by that IP address and what country you are from. We use this information to monitor our website’s performance (such as number of visits, average time spent, page views) and for our business purposes such as working to continually upgrade our website.

In addition, we collect the personal information that you submit to our website, such as your name, address and any other contact or other information that you choose to provide by:

• using the “more information” or “contact us” portions of this website;

• applying for a position with Airbus Helicopters through this website; or

• by corresponding with a representative of Airbus Helicopters via e-mail using the hyperlinks created for that purpose.

Where you request information from us, we may use the e-mail address that you provide to send you information about offers on products and services that we believe may be of interest to you. If you have asked us to put you on an e-mail mailing list to provide you with certain information on a regular basis, or if we send you information about our offers on products and services by e-mail, you may ask us to remove you from the list at any time (using the unsubscribe instructions provided with each e-mail and on the site where you signed up.

5. How Do We Use Cookies?

Airbus Helicopters does not use cookies or web beacons on this website. However, at some time, we may employ the use of cookies or web beacons to help us provide visitors a personalized experience that may require some form of tracking mechanism. We will amend this privacy statement accordingly at that time.

6. What about Links to other Websites?

Our website may contain links to other websites that may be subject to less stringent privacy standards and /or email address of companies or person’s not employed by Airbus Helicopters who may not operate in accordance with our privacy standards. We cannot assume any responsibility for the privacy practices, policies or actions of the third parties that operate these websites nor third parties you may email. Airbus Helicopters is not responsible for how such third parties collect, use or disclose your personal information. You should review the privacy policies of these websites and/or companies or persons before providing them with personal information.

7. Why Do We Collect, Use, and Disclose Personal Information?

The personal information collected is used and disclosed for our business purposes, including for those purposes explained in this policy.

Your personal information is shared with our employees, contractors, consultants, affiliates and other parties who require such information to assist us with establishing, maintaining and managing our relationship with you. In addition, personal information may be disclosed or transferred to another party in the event of a change in ownership of, or a grant of a security interest in, all or a part of Airbus Helicopters.

We may collect, use or disclose your personal information without your knowledge or consent where we are permitted or required by applicable law or regulatory requirements to do so.

8. Your Consent is Important to Us

By using our website, we assume that you have consented to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as explained in this Privacy Policy.

You may change or withdraw your consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice, by contacting our Privacy Officer using the contact information set out below. In some circumstances, a change in or withdrawal of consent may severely limit our ability to provide products or services to, or acquire products or services from, you. All communications with respect to such withdrawal or variation of consent should be in writing and addressed to our Privacy Officer.

9. How is Your Personal Information Protected?

Airbus Helicopters endeavors to maintain physical, technical and procedural safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity of the personal information in question. These safeguards are designed to prevent your personal information from loss and unauthorized access, copying, use, modification or disclosure.

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while this website strives to protect your personal information, we cannot warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once this website receives your transmission, we make commercially reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems.

10. Updating Your Personal Information

It is important that the information contained in our records is both accurate and current. If your personal information happens to change during the course of our relationship, please keep us informed of such changes.

In some circumstances we may not agree with your request to change your personal information and will instead append an alternative text to the record in question.

11. Access to Your Personal Information

You can ask to see the personal information that we hold about you. If you want to review, verify or correct your personal information, please contact our Privacy Officer using the contact information set out below. Please note that any such communication must be in writing. For information on accessing your information, please contact our Privacy Officer.

In the event that we cannot provide you with access to your personal information, we will endeavour to inform you of the reasons why, subject to any legal or regulatory restrictions.

12. Revisions to this Privacy Policy

Airbus Helicopters from time to time, may make changes to this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in its legal or regulatory obligations or in the manner in which we deal with your personal information. We will post any revised version of this Privacy Policy on our website www.AirbusHelicopters.ca and we encourage you to refer back to it on a regular basis. This Privacy Policy was last updated on November 9, 2005.

13. Interpretation of this Privacy Policy

Any interpretation associated with this Privacy Policy will be made by our Privacy Officer. This Privacy Policy includes examples but is not intended to be restricted in its application to such examples, therefore where the word ‘including’ is used, it shall mean ‘including without limitation’.

This Privacy Policy does not create or confer upon any individual any rights, or impose upon Airbus Helicopters any rights or obligations outside of, or in addition to, any rights or obligations imposed by Canada’s federal and provincial privacy laws, as applicable. Should there be, in a specific case, any inconsistency between this Privacy Policy and Canada’s federal and provincial privacy laws, as applicable, this Privacy Policy shall be interpreted, in respect of that case, to give effect to, and comply with, such privacy laws.

Page updated November 11th, 2005