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Terms and Conditions of Public Wi-Fi



1. Access to the MOTAT Free Wi-Fi Service (“the Service”)

The Service is a free public service provided by The Museum of Technology and Transport (“MOTAT”) on their Free Wi-Fi network.

You acknowledge and agree:
a) That your access to the Service is at all times at the discretion of MOTAT.

b) That your access to the Service may be blocked, suspended, or terminated at any time for any reason including, but not limited to, violation of any of these Terms and Conditions, and any actions that may lead to liability for MOTAT or its owners, disruption of access to other users or networks, and violation of applicable laws or regulations.

c) That you accept all of these Terms and Conditions of Use each time you use the Service and it is your responsibility to review these Terms and Conditions for any changes each time you use the Service.

d) That MOTAT reserves the right to revise any of these Terms and Conditions at any time.

e) That MOTAT will collect basic data for tracking and research purposes.

f) That you agree to be contacted by MOTAT with promotional material and offers. 

2. Acceptable Use of the Service

Your access to the Service is conditional upon the legal, proper and responsible use of the Service. By using the Service, you agree that all activities conducted online through the Service shall not violate any applicable law or regulation or the rights of MOTAT, or any third party.

MOTAT prohibits the following activities to be conducted using the Service:

a) Sending unsolicited bulk or commercial messages over the Internet or engaging in activities that invade another's privacy.

b) Engaging in any activity that infringes or misappropriates the intellectual property rights of others, including patents, copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade secrets, or any other proprietary right of any third party.

c) To advertise, solicit, transmit, store, post, display, or otherwise make available obscene or indecent images or other materials. MOTAT will notify and fully cooperate with law enforcement if it becomes aware of the Service being used in connection with child or other pornography or the solicitation of sex with minors or any other indecent purpose.

d) Transmitting, posting, uploading, or otherwise making available defamatory, harassing, abusive, or threatening material or language that encourages bodily harm, destruction of property or harasses another.

e) Misrepresenting or forging message headers, whether in whole or in part, to mask the originator of the message.

f) Accessing illegally or without authorization computers, accounts, equipment or networks belonging to another party, or attempting to penetrate security measures of another system. This includes any activity that may be used as a precursor to an attempted system penetration, including, but not limited to, port scans, stealth scans, or any other information gathering activity.

g) Distributing information regarding the creation of and sending Internet viruses, worms, Trojan Horses, Malware, pinging, flooding, flaming, mailbombing, or denial of service attacks. In addition, engaging in any activities that disrupt the use of or interfere with the ability of others to effectively use the Service or any connected network, system, service, or equipment.

h) Advertising, transmitting, or otherwise making available any software product, product, or service that is designed to violate these Terms and Conditions.

i) Using the Service in violation of any applicable law or regulation, including, but not limited to, advertising, transmitting, or otherwise making available ponzi schemes, pyramid schemes, fraudulently charging credit cards, pirating software, or making fraudulent offers to sell or buy products, items, or services.

j) Selling, transferring, or renting the Service to customers, clients or other third parties, either directly or as part of a service or product created for resale.

3. Disclaimer

You acknowledge and accept:

a) That the Service may not be uninterrupted or error-free and that there may be certain “black spots” during the visit to MOTAT, for example, through the historic Village.

b) That MOTAT does not guarantee the speed or frequency of the connection of the Service;

c) That MOTAT is only providing the Wi-Fi Service. The service does not contain inherent anti-virus, malware, or firewall protection for you or your computer. You remain responsible at all times for the security of your device and should take measures to ensure the security of your wireless connection through methods such as encryption, firewalls and anti-virus software;

d) That connection to the Service may be subject to capacity restrictions and networking ability of your Wi-Fi device.

e) That the Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranties of any kind.