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PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY.

Welcome to www.harnoisgroupepetrolier.com. By accessing and browsing the website of Harnois Groupe pétrolier ("HGP", "Harnois" or "we"), you confirm your acceptance of the following terms and conditions (the "Terms and Conditions"). If you do not accept to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, please leave the website immediately.

We reserve the right to modify the above Terms and Conditions at any time without notice. The date of the most recent update is noted at the bottom of this page.

1. Property notice

All content, information, data, photographs, images, videos, software, trademarks, logos, designs, publicity slogans and/or other Harnois Groupe pétrolier material protected by copyright appearing on this website ( the "Content") are the exclusive property of Harnois Groupe pétrolier or the property of third parties who granted permission to use such Content on this website, or both. All Content is protected by Canadian copyright and trademark laws.

Unless prior written authorization has been given by Harnois Groupe pétrolier, all Content included on this website regarding products offered by Harnois Groupe pétrolier in Canada is provided for informational and promotional purposes only.

You are not authorized to modify, reproduce, re-edit, transfer, forward, transmit, publish, distribute or create derivative works of the Content without prior written consent from Harnois Groupe pétrolier. However, you may download, print or reproduce the Content for personal use and/or in other circumstances permitted by law, provided that you keep all copyright notices or other legal notices it may contain. All unauthorized use of the Content will be considered as a violation of the intellectual property rights of Harnois Groupe pétrolier.

2. Limitation of liability

Harnois Groupe pétrolier does not guarantee the quality, accuracy or completeness of any information on this website. Such information is provided in good faith, on an "as is" basis without any warranty or condition. The Content of this website may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Furthermore, Harnois Groupe pétrolier does not guarantee that the Content of this website will be uninterrupted or error-free, and will not be held responsible for any damage resulting from any virus, worm or other destructive or invasive computer program. At no time will Harnois Groupe pétrolier accept responsibility for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or other damage resulting from the use of this website, or in connection with its Content. You are solely responsible for the use and/or the interpretation of all the Content of this website.

3. Link to third party websites

This website may include links to other websites owned by third parties. Please be aware that Harnois Groupe pétrolier has no control over the content of those websites. Therefore, Harnois Groupe pétrolier cannot be held responsible for the information contained on such websites and does not offer any guarantee or make any declaration in this regard.

4. Sale of Harnois Groupe pétrolier Products

Harnois Groupe pétrolier reserves the right to cease production of any products offered on this website or to modify any specification related to these products without notice and without incurring any liability.

5. Compensation

By accessing and browsing this website, you accept to compensate and exonerate Harnois Groupe pétrolier, its subsidiaries, shareholders, directors, officers, employees, proxies and licensees for any losses, costs, damages, claims, penalties or other expenses (including reasonable legal fees) which may result from your use of this website or from any other alleged violation of the present Terms and Conditions.

6. Applicable laws

The present Terms and Conditions, as well as the Harnois Groupe pétrolier Privacy Policy, are governed and interpreted under the laws in force in the Province of Quebec and in Canada applicable therein.

Privacy policy

Harnois Groupe pétrolier believes the right to privacy is one of particular importance. This is why we have implemented this privacy policy, allowing the protection of your integrity and of your right to protect your personal information.

The present policy aims to govern the collection and use of information 1) when accessing our website (http://www.harnoisgroupepetrolier.com) and/or 2) when you communicate with us on a voluntary basis as part of your participation in a service offered by Harnois Groupe pétrolier, subject to any refusal you may duly express to us in this regard.

1. Application of the present policy

We may change our privacy policy at any time and without notice. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post the changes on this page so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. The date of the most recent update is noted at the bottom of this page.

2. Your consent

The fact of 1) of accessing this website and/or 2) providing us personal information on a voluntary basis implies that you are consenting to the collection, use and disclosure of your information as outlined in this privacy policy.

3. Collection and processing of the information gathered by Harnois Groupe pétrolier

a) Collection

No personal information concerning you is gathered upon your simply accessing or browsing on this website. However, it must be noted that as soon as you access the Harnois Groupe pétrolier website, certain information is gathered automatically by our computer system. While none of this information allows Harnois Groupe pétrolier to identify you personally, it includes information regarding your domain name as well as the IP address through which you accessed this website. Such information may be used by Harnois Groupe pétrolier for statistical purposes, allowing it to evaluate and analyze the access frequency to its website and related customer base.

Your personal information is gathered only when and if you voluntarily provide it to Harnois Groupe pétrolier, notably in the course of your participation in any service offered by Harnois Groupe pétrolier that requires you to provide such information, subject to any objection expressed on your part. In all cases where you voluntarily provide personal information to Harnois Groupe pétrolier, it undertakes to collect, use and/or communicate it in accordance with this policy and applicable legislation.

All of your personal information, when gathered in electronic form by Harnois Groupe pétrolier in compliance with this policy, will be kept on the Harnois Groupe pétrolier server.

All of your personal information, when gathered in physical form by Harnois Groupe pétrolier in compliance with this policy, will be kept on the Harnois Groupe pétrolier premises.

4. Purposes for which Harnois Groupe pétrolier may use the personal information it duly gathers

a) Harnois Groupe pétrolier surveys, contests or promotions

Harnois Groupe pétrolier may use the personal information it is provided on a voluntary basis via a message or following participation in a survey, contest or promotion. Personal information gathered for any such purpose will be notably used to communicate with you in the event you win. Contests and/or promotions offered by Harnois Groupe pétrolier may be subject to additional specific regulations, which will be fully described upon the launch of the contest or promotion.

b) Other purposes

Harnois Groupe pétrolier undertakes not to use any personal information it gathers in compliance with this policy or with any applicable legislation for any other purposes unless we obtain your consent for that purpose or in certain exceptional circumstances, where Harnois Groupe pétrolier believes in good faith that the law requires or allows it.

5. Disclosure to third parties

Harnois Groupe pétrolier commits not to disclose any of the personal information it gathers to third parties in compliance with this policy or with any applicable legislation, unless we obtain your consent for that purpose or in certain exceptional circumstances, where Harnois Groupe pétrolier believes in good faith that the law requires or allows it.

6. Minor

The permission from a parent or a tutor is required for any person under the age of eighteen (18) years (a "Minor") to participate in any activity organized by Harnois Groupe pétrolier, notably any survey, contest or promotion. In the event that any such activity specifically targets a Minor, the permission of a parent or a tutor will be expressly required.

Harnois Groupe pétrolier will not collect or use any personal information relating to Minors without the consent of a parent or tutor.

7. Use of cookies

The use of cookies is not linked to any personally identifiable information. You may at all times deactivate said cookies by modifying the configuration of your browser; however, doing so may restrict you from accessing certain parts of our website.

8. Hyperlinks

The Harnois Groupe pétrolier website may contain hyperlinks allowing users to visit other sites operated by other companies. Harnois Groupe pétrolier is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of any of such websites to which we link.

9. Contact Us

For any question regarding these Terms and Conditions, please contact us: info@harnoisgroupepétrolier.com.

Last updated on November 30, 2016.

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