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Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

The following policies govern your use of www.disasterresource.org and all related sites and pages operated by Disaster Resource Alliance (collectively, our “Site”).

Privacy Policy

We value your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes what information we gather from you (a “User”), how we use that information and in some instances how we share that information.  By using our Site, you expressly consent to the information handling practices described in this Privacy Policy.

What we collect (Partners or Members) 
We may collect the following information from you when you order or register on our Site or fill out a form. You may be asked to enter your:

  • Name, job title, and place of employment
  • Contact information including email address, physical address, phone number(s)
  • Demographic information such as preferences, interests, experience, background or skills
  • Other information relevant to customer surveys, offers, purchases, etc.
  • Credentials, such as a userid, password, and security questions to allow you access to restricted information on our Site

If you believe that any information we are holding about you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us with the correct information as soon as possible, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

What we do with the information we gather
Any information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • For internal record keeping
  • To improve our Site, products, offerings, and services
  • To process your transactions
  • To periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting; updates pertaining to your order(s) or requested service(s); or periodic organizational news, updates, related product or service information using the email address which you have provided
  • To occasionally contact you by email, phone, fax or mail for market research purposes

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission, are required by law, or for the express purpose of delivering the purchased or requested product(s), services(s), information, or other content.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with ‘UNSUBSCRIBE EMAIL REQUEST’ in the subject line.

How we use cookies 
Cookies are small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters that websites often place on your computer. We may use cookies to store information related to your use of our Site to help improve your experience on our Site. We may also use them to help us understand how you are using our Site (such as what you click on).  A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. Please note that disabling cookies may prevent you from accessing some of the functionality and offerings available on our Site. 

Links to other websites
Our Site may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our Site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such websites and such websites are not governed by this Privacy Policy. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Terms of Use

Copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property matters
The Site contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, and the Site itself is copyrighted. This Site is owned and operated by Disaster Resource Alliance (DRA), a fiscally sponsored project of OneOC. All graphics, logos, headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are either trademarks of DRA, and/or its owners/shareholders or licensed to DRA for use. All other trademarks not owned by us that appear on our Site are property of their respective owners. You may not copy, distribute, transmit, publish or otherwise use any of the copyrighted material or trademarks in violation of applicable law without the express prior written consent of DRA. Unless you have the full legal right to do so, you also may not post or otherwise make available on the Site any material without the consent of any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of owner.

Restrictions on conduct
We reserve the right to prohibit conduct, communication, or content that we deem in our sole discretion to be unlawful or harmful to us, any User, or any third party. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we cannot ensure prompt removal of questionable content after online posting. Accordingly, neither DRA, nor any of its officers, directors, employees, or agents assumes any liability for any action or inaction with respect to conduct, communication, or content on the Site.

Disclaimers and limitations of liability
The Site is provided on an "AS IS," "as available" basis. Neither DRA nor its officers, directors, employees, agents, make any representation that content provided on the Site is applicable or appropriate for your use whether in locations inside or outside of the United States. DRA specifically disclaims warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title, implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, or any warranty arising from course of dealing or usage of trade. No oral advice or written information given by DRA, or any of its officers, directors, employees, agents or others shall create a warranty. You expressly agree that the use of the Site is at your sole risk. DRA is not a legal or medical organization and no information on this Site should be treated as legal or medical advice. Consult your attorney or doctor as appropriate before acting on information from this Site.

Under no circumstances shall DRA, or any of its officers, directors, employees, agents or others be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use of or inability to use the Site, including but not limited to reliance by a User on any information obtained at the Site, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or e-mail, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance, whether or not resulting from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access to DRA, any records, programs or services.

Violations
We may suspend or terminate your use of the Site if you violate any of these Terms of Use. We also may suspend or terminate your use of the Site if we are unable to verify information you provide to us or if we suspect that your actions may harm us or the Site or another User or potentially cause legal liability to us, you, or any third party. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Site or your access to the Site for any reason, without notice, at any time, and without liability to you.

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless DRA and each of its officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, subsidiaries and affiliates from any and all claims, demands, losses, liabilities, damages and expenses (including costs of investigation and defense, including attorneys' fees) of any kind and nature whatsoever arising out of or in any way connected with your violation of these Terms of Use, or your violation of any applicable law, rule or regulation, or your violation of any other person's rights, including without limitation any violation or infringement of any person's copyright or other intellectual property right or privacy rights. Your indemnification obligation will survive and continue in effect after any termination of this agreement or of your use of the Site.

Arbitration; Location
If a dispute arises related to use of the Site, this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use, or the breach thereof, and if said dispute cannot be settled through negotiation, the parties agree first to try in good faith to settle the dispute by mediation under the Commercial Mediation Rules of the American Arbitration Association, before resorting to arbitration. Any such dispute that cannot be resolved by mediation within 30 days shall be finally resolved by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association under its Commercial Arbitration Rules, and judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitrators may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. The arbitration will be conducted In the English language In Orange County, California, in accordance with the United States Arbitration Act. There shall be three arbitrators, named in accordance with such rules.

Changes and Updates to this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use
This Privacy Policy and Terms of Use may be revised periodically without further notice to you and such revision will be reflected by a “last modified” date below.  Please revisit this page to stay aware of any changes.  Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use and any future revisions.

Effective date, date last modified
This Privacy Policy is effective as of October 15, 2013.
This Privacy Policy was last modified as of October 15, 2013.

CONTACT US

If you have questions about this Privacy Policy and Terms of Use, the Site, or your dealings with DRA, please contact:
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