Terms and Conditions

Introduction

Welcome to the MCQbank website. This site is an online revision website for the use of health professionals. Use of this site is conditional on accepting the Terms and Conditions for use, please ensure that you read through them thoroughly and understand them prior to using the MCQbank website.

These Terms and Conditions apply to the use of the services provided by MCQbank. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions please do not use this website.

Terms and Conditions may change over time; those applicable to subscribers are those which are current and agreed to when the subscription is paid.

Both the website and the subscription process are in English only. If you have a question regarding the Terms and Conditions please do not hesitate to contact us at help@MCQbank.co.uk.

Subscription

The price you pay for MCQbank is indicated on the website. Subscribers are required to make payments in pounds sterling. If you are paying from a non-UK pound sterling account then your card provider will calculate the exchange rate of your transaction.

Please note that if you wish to cancel any subscription that you have purchased after our contract comes into effect, cancellation shall be at our discretion and if accepted may be subject to a cancellation charge. You hereby agree that due to the nature of the service provided by MCQbank that cancellation of your subscription is not permitted once the service has started to be used. This does not otherwise affect your statutory rights.

You undertake to us that all the details you give to us while using the website are correct in particular that the credit or debit card you are using is your own and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the service. In addition, your subscription will not be activated until we are provided with proof of funds from your card provider.

The number of questions is defined thus: 30 Questions = 10 Extended Matching questions each with 3 stems or 30 Single Best Answer questions.

From time to time we provide special offers which we reserve the right to cancel at any time.

Usage of Website

By using our websites, whether as a registered user or non-registered user, you are indicating that you accept these Terms and Conditions and agree to abide by them.

Accounts are personal to the subscriber and for their sole and non-commercial home use. Passwords and other log on details must not be passed to others. If two or more people log in at the same time with the same details, the account will be automatically inactivated and no refund will be issued. It is your responsibility to keep your details secure. We have the right to take action if this requirement is not adhered to including, but not limited to, immediate termination of your subscription.

We wiil endeavour to activate your subscription as quickly as possible after you have made payment. Typically, you will have access immediately after making payment. However, in a few situations this may not always be possible and activation may take a few days as we wait for confirmation of your payment from Paypal.

Please do not share, sell or resell your username or password with your colleagues and always remember to log out after you have finished your session especially if you use a public computer.

If you use or attempt to use the service for purposes other than personal, individual revision, including but not limited to copying questions, answers or notes, or attempt to tamper, hack, modify or otherwise use the website in any way that is likely to compromise or corrupt the security or functionality of the service provided by MCQbank, your account will be terminated and you will be subject to damages and other penalties, including criminal prosecution where available.

Whilst we will endeavour to ensure that the website availability is not interrupted, access may be restricted from time to time to allow for site maintenance, upgrades or other factors beyond our control, e.g DDoS attacks. The website has been optimised for use on a PC running Windows. Use of other equipments to access the site may result in restricted functionality. Any technical problems with your computer are your responsibility and no refunds will be issued for problems with your computer preventing you from using the site.

External links

For the convenience of subscribers the MCQbank website contains links to external sites. The inclusion of a link does not imply endorsement or approval of the site or its contents which is independent of MCQbank and over which we have no control. As such we can accept no responsibility for the contents or any loss or damages that may result from using these external sites.

Copyright

The MCQbank site is copyright protected and it's content, design, layout, databases or graphics shall not be reproduced, stored in any form or by any means including but not limited to electronic, paper, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or broadcasting, nor shall the site be shown in a public gathering. You may only use the material available for your own personal non-commercial home use provided that it is not changed and copyright notices remains; MCQbank retains the intellectual property rights on all material from their website. You shall not create any derivative work or make any other adaptation, without our prior written consent.

If you use or attempt to use the service for purposes other than personal individual revision, including but not limited to copying questions, copying answers, copying notes, tampering, hacking, modifying or otherwise corrupting the security or functionality of the service provided by MCQbank, your account will be terminated and you will be subject to damages and other penalties, including criminal prosecution where available.

When you submit Content to us in the form of examination questions or video footage, by doing so, you agree to transfer copyright from yourselves to MCQBank to enable MCQBank to reproduce, adapt, distribute, publish and monetize such Content via its website.

All rights not explicitly granted in these Terms and Conditions or in any written licence remain reserved.

Limitation of liability

This website is provided as a resource to aid revision and makes no representation, express or implied, that the drug dosages on the website are correct. Users must therefore check with a recognised formulary such as the British National Formulary prior to prescribing.

Whilst reasonable care is taken to ensure the accuracy of information on this site, to the fullest extent permitted by law the material and information displayed on our website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to the correctness, accuracy, reliability, usefulness or otherwise of information provided.

Medical knowledge is constantly evolving and to the fullest extent permitted by law, MCQbank does not accept any responsibility or legal liability for any errors or the misuse or misapplication of material on the website.

MCQbank shall not be liable to users of this site by reason of any representation or any implied warranty, condition or other term, or any duty at common law, or under the express terms of the contract for any loss of profit or any direct or indirect, special or consequential loss, damage, costs, expenses or other claims of any kind (whether caused by the negligence of MCQbank, its servants or agents or otherwise) which arise out of or in connection with the revision questions and other information available on this website except as expressly provided in these conditions.

MCQbank shall not be liable to users or others or be deemed in breach of contract by reason of any delay or failure to perform any of its obligations in relation to the website if this was due to any cause beyond the reasonable control of MCQbank.

In no event shall MCQbank’s total liability to any user for all damages, losses, and other causes of action (whether in contract or not) exceed the amount paid to MCQbank for use of this site. The maximum liability for any claim from a user shall not exceed the current subscription fee which has been paid.

Privacy

All personal data collected by MCQbank is governed by our privacy policy. By using this site you consent to use of personal data in accordance with the privacy policy.

Law governing Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions shall be construed and governed exclusively by the laws of England and Wales. However we retain the right to bring proceedings for a breach of these Terms and Conditions in any relevant country