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Terms of usage

It's Our Fault Webpages – Terms of use of the information and publications from the It's Our Fault Project (“IOF material”) made available on these web-pages

IOF material owned by GNS Science may be downloaded and used provided the parties who have contributed to the material and GNS Science are acknowledged in any use. Users of IOF material owned by other parties must comply with any usage requirements specified or as may be required by copyright law.

For other publications of interest, such as journal papers and papers published in conference proceedings, links to the full publication are provided where permitted, in other cases there are links to the abstracts only. If your organisation has a subscription to the publication, the abstract link will take you to the full publication. If not, contact your organisation's librarian who can interloan the publication for you from GNS Science or from another organisation with a subscription. Otherwise, you should contact the publisher.

All reasonable endeavours are made to ensure the accuracy of the IOF material. However, as there is uncertainty inherent in information concerning geohazards, especially as regards any assessment of future events, the IOF material is made available without warranties of any kind including accuracy, completeness, timeliness or fitness for any particular purpose.

GNS Science and the It's Our Fault sponsors and contributors exclude to the full extent permitted by law liability for any loss, damage or expense, direct or indirect, and however caused, whether through negligence or otherwise, resulting from any person or organization's use of, or reliance on, the IOF material.