Terms and conditions

By signing in you acknowledge and fully agree to the following Terms and Conditions of using the TrustLine System

Information Collected
TrustLine System (TLS), pursuant to an Agreement concluded with its Client(s), provides virtual space to collect information from employees and others willingly reporting various data. This information includes but is not limited to allegations of misconduct, questionable business practices, violations of a Client's Code of Conduct or other events and behavior instances which may result in harm, injury or liability for Client(s) or for others. The information collected and submitted is forwarded, without review or modification by TLS, to the Client's designated contacts.

Accuracy of Information
TLS does not guarantee, warrants, vouches for, authenticates in any way, the reliability of information collected. TLS is not responsible for investigating or resolving the issues or concerns provided in such a report. The Client for which the information has been collected has the sole responsibility to evaluate the information and to comply with all local, State and federal laws pertaining to the investigation and protection of such information, as well as the protection of all rights of any person or persons accused of any wrongdoing. Note that submitting false or misleading information may lead to civil and criminal prosecution.

If you wish for your Company to contact you directly, you may provide your name and other contact information. If you choose to remain anonymous, you may return to this website to retrieve any follow-up response provided by the Company in addition to providing additional information. To protect your anonymity, please be careful not to include personally- identifying information. However, although you elect to remain anonymous, your identity may become known during an investigation of the information submitted.

Cookies are small bits of information that TLS website sends to your computer or similar device while you are navigating the website. Such pieces of information allow TLS to remember important information that will make your use of our website more useful and quicker. TLS and other Internet companies use cookies for a variety of purposes. For instance, we use cookies to remember information you have entered while you are completing a report. You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent. You do this through your browser settings. Each browser you may use is a little different, so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, you will not be able to submit a report. We do not store any permanent cookies on your machine. Remember to close your browser after submitting a report in order to remove the temporary cookie from your computer or similar device you have used.

Maintaining the security of your information is of great concern to TLS. We take technical, contractual, administrative, and physical security steps to protect your information. All information is submitted over a secure socket layer (SSL) encrypted connection to protect it.

Limitation of Liability
You expressly understand and agree that under no circumstances shall TLS or its affiliated companies or associates be liable to any user on account of that user's use or misuse of and reliance on this service. Such limitation of liability shall apply to prevent recovery of direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, and punitive damages. Such limitation of liability shall apply whether the damages arise from use or misuse of and reliance on the service, from inability to use the service, or from the interruption, suspension, or termination of the service. Under no circumstances shall TLS or its affiliates be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication equipment failures, other equipment failures, electrical power failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, insurrections, civil disturbances, shortages of labor or materials, fires, floods, storms, explosions, acts of god, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals, or on-performance of third parties.

Please note also the Privacy Policy, the Data Protection Policy and the TrustLine System Cheat Sheet.

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There are no restrictions to the types of concerns or incidents that can be reported. Anonymous reports are allowed.