BD Biosciences General Terms and Conditions for All Users

1. General terms and conditions for all users

1.1 The website ("this website") is jointly owned and operated by Becton Dickinson Pty Ltd and Becton Dickinson Ltd, subsidiaries of Becton Dickinson & Co collectively known as ("BD"). To the extent that general advice is provided on this website, it is jointly provided by BD.

1.2 These terms and conditions should be read in conjunction with BD's global general terms of use, a copy which can be found at

1.3 Your access to this website is subject to these terms and conditions, BD Privacy Statements, notices and disclaimers and other terms and conditions or other statements contained on this website, and if you use any of the services identified on this website for which additional or alternative terms and conditions are referred to, those additional terms and conditions for those other services (referred to collectively as 'Terms of Use"). By accessing, viewing or otherwise using this Website, you agree to be subject to these Terms of Use.

1.4 BD may, at its sole discretion, vary or modify these Terms of Use without notice. Any subsequent access to, or use by you of this website will constitute an acceptance of those modifications.

Australian and New Zealand customers only

1.5 Unless otherwise stated expressly, products and services referred to on this website are only available in Australia and New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Fiji and the Solomon Islands

Important disclaimers

1.6 All information contained on this website is given in good faith and has been derived from sources believed to be accurate. The information provided is general information only and should not be considered as a comprehensive statement on any matter and should not be relied upon as such.

1.7 Neither BD nor any other of their directors, employees and associates guarantees the security of this website, gives any warranty of reliability or accuracy nor accepts any responsibility arising in any other way including by reason of negligence for, errors in, or omissions from, the information on this website and does not accept any liability for any loss or damage, however caused, as a result of any person relying on any information on the website or being unable to access this website. This disclaimer is subject to any applicable contrary provisions of the Competition and Consumer Act.

1.8 Should you leave this website via a link contained within this website, and view content that is not provided by BD, including content in relation to the sale of a product:

1.8.1 you do so at your own risk. The content to which you link will not have been produced, checked for accuracy, or otherwise reviewed by BD. BD will not be responsible for damages or losses caused by any delays, defects or omissions that may exist in the services, information or other content provided in such site, whether actual, alleged, consequential or otherwise. BD makes no guarantees or representations as to, and shall have no liability for, any electronic content delivered by any third party.

1.8.2 links to other websites are provided for convenience only and do not represent any endorsement by BD of the products or services offered by the website owner;

1.9 The information on this website is based on current laws and their interpretation.

2. Copyright

2.1 Copyright in the information contained on this website is owned by BD. You may use this information for your own personal reference only. You may reproduce this information in hard copy solely for your personal use. The information may not otherwise be reproduced and must not be distributed or transmitted to any other person or incorporated in any way into another document or other material.

3. Linking to BD's website

3.1 Your site must not contain any material that disparages BD or its goods and services.

3.2 Your site must not contain the following:

3.2.1 Illegal, sexually, explicit, pornographic, or otherwise offensive or distasteful material

3.2.2 Content promoting gaming wagering or betting sites

3.2.3 Instructions on the manufacture and / or use of illegal drugs, or other dangerous materials

3.2.4 Material that promotes harassment, hatred or discrimination based on age, race, religion, gender, sexual preference or any other factor

3.2.5 Defamatory, disparaging, abusive, threatening or offensive messages (whether aimed at BD or a third party)

3.2.6 False or misleading information about BD's products and services.

4. No alternation

4.1 You agree not to transfer, or attempt to transfer, any material, viruses or code to the BD website that could cause damage or harm to the site or in any way impede the security of BD's website. You may not attempt to alter the BD website.

5. Additional Terms

5.1 In addition to the other terms outlined in this agreement, any link from your website to BD's website is subject to your site complying with the following conditions:

5.1.1 You must comply with all relevant laws in any applicable jurisdiction

5.1.2 Your site must not replicate the content of the BD's site

5.1.3 You must not frame any part of BD's website

5.1.4 Your link must be made in good faith and must not be established in a way that blocks or prevents the display of any part of BD's website

5.1.5 You must not mistakenly imply that BD endorses your product, service or organisation.

Your use of, and access to, BD's website must be in accordance with these Terms and Conditions for BD Australia and for BD New Zealand, as amended from time to time. To the extent of any inconsistency between those Terms and Conditions and the terms of this agreement, this agreement shall prevail.

6. 6.1 To the extent permitted by law, neither BD, nor any subsidiaries of BD will be liable for any loss or damage from any cause (including negligence) to your site and system, or to people linking to use from your site(s), caused by or in connection with your link to BD's site. If you create a link to BD's site, you remain fully responsible for any consequences of that link, whether direct or indirect (and you will protect BD against all loss, damage, liability, cost or expense arising from or in connection with the link.

7. Indemnity

7.1 You agree to indemnify BD and keep it indemnified against all actions, claims, costs, demands, damages or liability arising in any manner from a breach by you of the terms of this agreement.

8. Changes to this agreement

8.1 BD may change the terms of this agreement and the logo at any time and solely at its discretion. If possible, BD will try to notify you of any such changes.

9. Termination of agreement / removal of link and logo

9.1 BD reserves the right, solely at its discretion, to request removal of you link at any time. It also reserves the right to review your link, pursuant to which you agree to provide any necessary passwords.