The use of the Ambulances for Asthma website by a person (“User”) is subject to these Terms of Use.  
The Terms of Use contain important information, including warranty disclaimers and limitations of liability.  By using this website, Users agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.

Use of this website

The information provided on the Ambulances for Asthma website is for general informational purposes only and must not be relied upon as a substitute for medical or professional advice. Users access the website, and rely on the material contained in the website, at their own risk.

Purpose and limitations of the Ambulances for Asthma website

While this website is intended to provide general guidance for people with asthma, to assist them in understanding when to call an ambulance in the event of an asthma attack, it is not intended to be, and must not be relied upon, as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
Users must seek the advice of their own, appropriately qualified, health care professional (including obtaining an Asthma Management Plan where appropriate), before making decisions about how to manage their own circumstances. Users must not disregard their own professional medical advice because of information that they have read on this website.

Sources and currency of information

The Ambulances for Asthma website is maintained by Monash University ABN 12 377 614 012. The material published on this website has been developed with funding from the Asthma Foundations of Australia Inc and draws from prior research undertaken by Monash University Department of Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Studies and is current as at the date shown at the foot of the website.

Disclaimer of warranties and representations

Except as required by law, neither the Asthma Foundations of Australia Inc nor Monash University gives any express or implied warranties, or makes any representations in relation to this website. In particular, while care has been taken in creating the website, neither the Asthma Foundations of Australia Inc nor Monash University warrants or represents that:

  • the information provided on the website is accurate, complete, up to date or suitable for any purpose;
  • the website itself is free from any computer viruses or other defects; or
  • User's access to the website will be continuous or uninterrupted

Limitation of Liability

Where conditions and warranties implied by law cannot be excluded, the Asthma Foundations of Australia Inc and Monash University each limit their liability, where they are entitled to do so, to the resupply of the relevant service, or paying the User the cost of that resupply. Otherwise, neither the Asthma Foundations of Australia Inc nor Monash University, nor their officers, employees, agents and representatives, will be liable in any way for any loss or damage (including consequential loss or damage) to any person, however caused (whether by negligence or otherwise) which may arise directly or indirectly in respect of any error, omission or misrepresentation in any material in this website.

Links to third party websites

The links to third party websites will let users leave this website. These links are provided for convenience only and may not be current. Provision of a link should not be construed as an endorsement or approval of the third party website by the Asthma Foundations of Australia Inc or Monash University.
Neither the Asthma Foundations of Australia Inc nor Monash University is responsible for the contents of the linked websites, which are not covered by these Terms of Use. Users access those websites at their own risk. Third party websites should have their own Terms of Use, which we encourage Users to read.

Availability and use

This website is designed for use within Australia only. Users must ensure that their access to, and use of, this website, is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to them or in their location.


The content, operation and interpretation of this website and these Terms of Use will be governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia. Users agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Victoria in the event of a dispute arising out of, or in connection with, this website.

Changes to these Terms of Use

The Monash University may amend these Terms of Use from time to time by posting the amended version on this website.

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Site last updated: May 27, 2009 Asthma Targeted Intervention Grant © Monash University 2009