Terms of service
Terms and Conditions
These terms and conditions set out below (Terms and Conditions) govern access to and use of the Safely Secured Website, located at www.safely-secured.com (Safely Secured Website).
This Safely Secured Website, located at www.safely-secured.com is owned and operated by the sole trader trading under Australian Business Number 87 341 374 235 (Website Operator).
In these Terms and Conditions, the expressions:
- "We", "Us", and "Our" are references to the Website Operator
- “You” or “Your” refers to the party accessing or using the Safely Secured Website.
- “Use” refers to any access or use of the Safely Secured Website or the content contained or published on that website.
- “Product” refers to the product outlined in Our “Product Description” contained in the FAQ section of the Safely Secured Website which can be accessed at the link here.
- “Refund Policy" refers to the policy set out below under the title ‘Refund Policy’.
- “Shipping Policy" refers to the policy set out below under the title ‘Shipping Policy’.
In addition, certain expressions are defined in Bold within the body of the text of these Terms and Conditions.
Accuracy of information
Whilst We attempt to ensure that the information on the Safely Secured Website is correct, You acknowledge that:
a) We do not warrant the completeness or accuracy of the information on the Safely Secured Website; and
b) We do not promise to ensure that the Safely Secured Website or the content contained therein remains available or that the content is kept up to date.
Safely Secured Product Description
You acknowledge that, before purchasing any Product from or as direct result of your access to the Safely Secured Website, You have read and fully familiarised yourself with all information made available on the Safely Secured Website in relation to the Product. Specifically, You have read the Product Description contained in the FAQ section of the Safely Secured Website as per the following link here and you acknowledge and agree that the Product Description:
a) contains a description of the Product;
b) specifically notes that the Product must be used with reasonable care by the purchaser of the Product for its intended use;
c) specifically outlines that the Product is not an absolute solution to theft of a pet and that the term ‘anti-theft’ (or any like reference) is not intended to guarantee protection against theft or harm to your pet; and
d) specifically outlines that reasonable precautions should be taken by pet owners when using the Product and that the Product cannot be relied upon on its own to prevent theft.
e) specifically outlines that the onus is on each dog owner to know their pets and their pet’s behaviours in relation to the Product (and that each dog owner should appropriately test the Product and their pets behaviour towards in a supervised environment before leaving pets on their own with the Product).
Refund Policy and Shipping Policy
You acknowledge that, before purchasing any Product from or as a result of your access to the Safely Secured Website, You have read and fully familiarised yourself with all information made available on the Safely Secured Website in relation to the Product, including the Shipping Policy (see below) and Refunds Policy (see below).
a) You will use the Safely Secured Website in accordance with the law;
b) You agree that You will not use, nor will You allow or authorise any third party to use, the Safely Secured Website for any purpose that is unlawful, defamatory, harassing, abusive, fraudulent or obscene way or in any other inappropriate way or in a way which conflicts with the Safely Secured Website or the Website Operator.
c) To the extent that You make comments on the Safely Secured Website, You warrant that You are entitled to post the comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so and that those comments do not invade any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark of any third party.
d) If You contribute to a Safely Secured Website forum (if any) or make any public comments on the Safely Secured Website which are unlawful, defamatory, harassing, abusive, fraudulent or obscene or in any other way inappropriate or which conflict with the Safely Secured Website or the Website Operator, then We may at our discretion, refuse to publish such comments and/or remove them from the Safely Secured Website.
e) If You contribute to a Safely Secured Website forum (if any) or make any public comments, You hereby grant Safely Secured a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of Your comments in any and all forms, formats or media.
f) To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Website Operator shall not be liable for the comments made on the Safely Secured Website or for any liability, damages or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the comments on the Safely Secured Website.
g) You will not republish, reproduce, sell, rent or sub-license material (including content published on the Safely Secured Website) that is owned by the Website Operator.
h) You must ensure that Your Use of the Safely Secured Website is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you.
i) You must take Your own precautions to ensure that the process which You employ for accessing the Safely Secured Website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage Your own computer system.
j) You agree that certain taxes and government charges may be payable by You in relation to Your use of the Safely Secured Website or transactions on or in any way connected with the Safely Secured Website and You acknowledge that We will not indemnify you for any such taxes and other government charges (including, but not limited to, Australian Goods and Services Tax, if applicable) unless We expressly state otherwise.
k) You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Your passwords and login details and for all activities carried out under Your password and login.
l) To the maximum extent permitted by law, You are prohibited from using the Safely Secured Website and any of the content contained in or published on the site in any way that competes with Our business or the sales of the Product.
Links on the Safely Secured Website
The Safely Secured Website may contain hyperlinks and other pointers to internet websites operated by third parties (Other Sites). In respect of those Other Sites, You agree as follows:
a) The Other Site(s) are not under Our control and We are not responsible for the content of any Other Sites or any hyperlink contained in an Other Site.
b) The inclusion of any link on the Safely Secured Website does not imply our endorsement of the Other Site.
c) You access links to any such Other Site entirely at your own risk.
d) We exercise no control over the quality, safety or legality of the items advertised or sold and statements made through any Other Sites.
e) The material on any Other Site, including product information and prices, are the responsibility of the operator of the Other Site. Any information contained on an Other Site may change without notice by the operator of that website.
f) To the maximum extent permitted by law, We are not liable for the prices or price changes, including where price changes have not been reflected on the Other Site.
g) Any purchases or dealings you have with the Other Site are undertaken at your own risk.
h) We are not a party to any transaction between you and the Other Site. Your use of that Other Site is subject to the terms and conditions of that Other Site in addition to the Terms and Conditions stated here (in respect of the Safely Secured Website). If there is any inconsistency, to the extent of the inconsistency, these Terms and Conditions of the Safely Secured Website prevail.
Disputes with Other Sites
As We do not and typically would not be involved in Your interaction with Other Sites, in the event that You have a dispute with one or more Other Sites or their agents/representatives, to the maximum extent permitted by law, You agree to release Us (and Our officers, agents, contractors, volunteers and employees) from liability for any claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
Hyperlinking to content on the Safe Secured Website A link to the Safely Secured Website from another website (Your Website) may be used only as a direct link to the Safely Secured Website and for no other purpose, subject to the following conditions:
a) You may not, without express permission from Us, replicate any content on the Safely Secured Website.
b) You must not create a browser or framed border environment around content from the Safely Secured Website that alters in any way the visual presentation or appearance of the site.
c) You must not use the Safely Secured Website logo, Product logo or any other content owned by Website Operator without Our consent.
d) Your Website must not contain content that could be construed as distasteful or offensive. Your Website must not claim or infer the existence of any relationship with, or endorsement by, the Website Operator unless You have obtained the Our express written consent.
e) Selection of a link from Your Website to the Safely Secured Website, and subsequent page impressions within the Safely Secured website, will display and retain within the browser software URL information relevant to Safely Secured Website webpage addresses.
f) We shall not be hold responsible for any content that appears on Your Website and You agree to protect and defend Us against all claims arising on Your Website.
g) No link(s) should appear on Your Website that may be interpreted as libellous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third-party rights.
h) The Website Operator reserves and retains, in its sole discretion, a right to disapprove and seek the removal of any link to the Safely Secured Website and, if a link is not immediately removed upon request, disable that link.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Website Operator excludes any liability which may arise as a result of the use of the Safe Secured Website, its content or the information on it, including links to other websites.
Where liability cannot be excluded, any liability incurred by Us in relation to the Use of the Safely Secured Website or its content, is limited to the extent provided for by the Australian Consumer Law. To the extent permitted by law, the Website Operator will not be liable for any consequential, incidental, indirect or special loss.
Our right of indemnification
To the maximum extent permitted by law, You agree to indemnify Us, and hold Us harmless, against any liability suffered or incurred by Us arising from or in connection with Your use of the Safely Secured Website or any breach of these Terms and Conditions or any applicable laws by you. It is not necessary for Us to suffer or incur any Liability before enforcing a right of indemnity under these Terms and Condition.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Victoria, Australia. Any disputes concerning this Safely Secured Website are to be resolved by the courts having jurisdiction in Victoria.
We retain the right to bring proceedings against You for breach of these Terms and Conditions, in your country of residence or any other appropriate country or jurisdiction.
The Terms and Conditions are effective until terminated by Us. We may amend and or terminate these Terms and Conditions and/or your access to the Safely Secured Website at any time without notice. ln the event of termination:
a) You are no longer authorised to access the Safely Secured Website; and
b) All restrictions imposed on You, disclaimers and limitations of liability set out in these Terms and Conditions will survive termination.
Mobile Terms of Service
Last updated: Jan. 23, 2024
The Safely Secured mobile message service (the "Service") is operated by Safely Secured (“Safely Secured”, “we”, or “us”). Your use of the Service constitutes your agreement to these terms and conditions (“Mobile Terms”). We may modify or cancel the Service or any of its features without notice. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we may also modify these Mobile Terms at any time and your continued use of the Service following the effective date of any such changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changes.
By consenting to Safely Secured’s SMS/text messaging service, you agree to receive recurring SMS/text messages from and on behalf of Safely Secured through your wireless provider to the mobile number you provided, even if your mobile number is registered on any state or federal Do Not Call list. Text messages may be sent using an automatic telephone dialing system or other technology. Service-related messages may include updates, alerts, and information (e.g., order updates, account alerts, etc.). Promotional messages may include promotions, specials, and other marketing offers (e.g., cart reminders).
You understand that you do not have to sign up for this program in order to make any purchases, and your consent is not a condition of any purchase with Safely Secured. Your participation in this program is completely voluntary.
We do not charge for the Service, but you are responsible for all charges and fees associated with text messaging imposed by your wireless provider. Message frequency varies. Message and data rates may apply. Check your mobile plan and contact your wireless provider for details. You are solely responsible for all charges related to SMS/text messages, including charges from your wireless provider.
You may opt-out of the Service at any time. Text the single keyword command STOP to SafelySec or click the unsubscribe link (where available) in any text message to cancel. You'll receive a one-time opt-out confirmation text message. No further messages will be sent to your mobile device, unless initiated by you. If you have subscribed to other Safely Secured mobile message programs and wish to cancel, except where applicable law requires otherwise, you will need to opt out separately from those programs by following the instructions provided in their respective mobile terms.
For Service support or assistance, text HELP to SafelySec or email email@example.com.
We may change any short code or telephone number we use to operate the Service at any time and will notify you of these changes. You acknowledge that any messages, including any STOP or HELP requests, you send to a short code or telephone number we have changed may not be received and we will not be responsible for honoring requests made in such messages.
The wireless carriers supported by the Service are not liable for delayed or undelivered messages. You agree to provide us with a valid mobile number. If you get a new mobile number, you will need to sign up for the program with your new number.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, you agree that we will not be liable for failed, delayed, or misdirected delivery of any information sent through the Service, any errors in such information, and/or any action you may or may not take in reliance on the information or Service.
We respect your right to privacy. To see how we collect and use your personal information, please see our Privacy Notice.