YOU may be a brilliant Technical Printing Operator, a highly-skilled Printing Technician, or a crackerjack Print Manager, BUT... if YOU are not a member of the SAIP, YOU may well be selling YOURSELF short.
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  1. This Disclaimer contains important information specifically about your use of this website. Please read it carefully. Whilst SAIP takes reasonable steps to ensure that the information contained on this website is accurate, the contents are provided 'as is' and only for general information purposes.
  2. SAIP does not monitor, verify or endorse all the information submitted for posting on this website and does not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, completeness or usefulness of, or otherwise adopt or endorse, any information or services provided.  No responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of SAIP for any error, omission or misleading statement on this website or any website to which its pages connect or for any injury, loss or damage which occurs as a result of an opinion expressed or information provided. Neither can SAIP guarantee that any information or services are still current and/or applicable and it is the sole responsibility of the user to ensure that any information they access from this website is accurate, complete and useful.
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  4. To the extent permitted by applicable law, SAIP disclaims all warranties and representations (whether express or implied) as to the accuracy of any information contained on this website and does not guarantee that this website will be fault free.
  5. Due to the nature of electronic transmission of data over the Internet, any liability that SAIP may have for any losses or claims arising from an inability to access this website, or from any use of this website or reliance on data transmitted using it, is excluded to the fullest extent permissible by law. In no event shall SAIP be liable for any loss of profit, data, revenues, goodwill, opportunity, business, anticipated savings or other indirect or consequential loss of any kind in contract, tort (including negligence). Whilst SAIP makes every reasonable effort to check and test material at all stages of production, it recommends that users run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from this website. SAIP makes no warranty that the contents of this website are free from infection by viruses or anything else which has contaminating or destructive properties and it cannot accept responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to a user’s data or computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.
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  7. The information provided by SAIP on this website is not in any way an invitation or recommendation to buy any products or services featured and users should seek appropriate independent advice.
  8. No mention of any organisation, company or individual, whether on this website or on other websites to which its pages are linked, implies any approval or warranty as to their standing or capability on the part of SAIP.  In addition, SAIP accepts no liability for any goods or services provided by third party suppliers.
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