Agreement Between User and The Free Ride Inc.
Welcome to The Free Ride Inc. The www.thefreeride.com website or App (the "Site" or “App”) is comprised of various pages developed and operated by The Free Ride Inc ("The Free Ride" or “TFR”). www.thefreeride.com and affiliated apps are offered to the user (“You”) conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the "Terms"). Your use of www.thefreeride.com or associated apps constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.
You agree to be bound by these terms of service. The Free Ride may restrict or terminate these terms at any time for any reason.
The Free Ride offers information on transportation services in various cities. The Free Ride displays photos of the cars and offers information about advertising services and current sponsors.
Visiting www.thefreeride.com, using the application or sending emails to TFR constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
You agree to allow TFR and/or its affiliated companies to send you electronic communications by way of email, push notification or text message. These notifications are designed to provide updates on the service, inform our riders or new enhancements or to provide information that TFR considers useful to. You will have the option to opt out of these communications by using the built in opt-out features or contacting TFR directly. You also understand that some calls, texts or push notifications may be transmitted using an auto dialer, email marketing service or comparable system.
You may be required to create an account to access some services. In doing so, you acknowledge that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You must keep your account information accurate and up-to-date. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that The Free Ride is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account. The Free Ride and its associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.
The Free Ride does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use www.thefreeride.com only with permission of a parent or guardian.
The Free Ride provides technology that allows users to be connected with operators of transportation or similar services. By using the site or the app you understand that any requested rides will be referred to third party operating companies. You acknowledge that The Free Ride is not responsible for operating any transportation services and will not be held responsible for anything that happens as a result of transportation requested by using app or website. The Free Ride is not responsible for any incidents, tardiness, accidents or anything else that may result from the transportation services that the app or website refers the user to. The Free Ride Inc. has secured relationships with trust-worthy transportation providers and has been assured from these providers that all operations are running safely, legally and with proper insurance.
www.thefreeride.com may contain links to other websites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of The Free Ride and The Free Ride is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. The Free Ride is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by The Free Ride of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via www.thefreeride.com are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the www.thefreeride.com domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that The Free Ride may share such information and data with any third party with whom The Free Ride has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of www.thefreeride.com users and customers.
The Free Ride and/or its affiliates may display advertisements provided by a third party. The views and opinions of these advertisements may or may not reflect those of The Free Ride. You understand that The Free Ride is not responsible for and will not be held responsible for any damages caused by the design and display of these advertisements.
No unlawful or prohibited use/Intellectual Property
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of The Free Ride or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. The Free Ride content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of The Free Ride and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of The Free Ride or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
Third Party Accounts
You will be able to connect your The Free Ride account to third party accounts. By connecting The Free Ride account to your third party account, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy settings on those third party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.
You may choose to provide a payment using thefreeride.com or related services. You understand that after you’ve opted to make a payment, The Free ride will facilitate your payment with a Third Party provider. All payments will be due immediately. The Free Ride will provide a receipt by email and will respond to any questions or claims via email. You acknowledge that The Free Ride will use its discretion to make sure that your payments are being allocated to the appropriate parties in fair and legal way. All payments will be inclusive of any taxes or service fees. Providing a payment of any kind is optional and not required.
The Free Ride Inc. and its affiliates never charge passengers for rides. If a user elects to leave a tip payment using the mobile application or thefreeride.com, he or she acknowledges that the tip payment is entirely optional. The tip payment, minus any taxes or fees, will be directed to the driver as a token of appreciation for his or her exceptional service.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by The Free Ride from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the The Free Ride Content accessed through www.thefreeride.com in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless The Free Ride, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. The Free Ride reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with The Free Ride in asserting any available defenses.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. THE FREE RIDE INC AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
THE FREE RIDE INC AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. THE FREE RIDE INC AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
The Free Ride reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Florida and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Florida in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and The Free Ride as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. The Free Ride's performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of The Free Ride's right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by The Free Ride with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and The Free Ride with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and The Free Ride with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent an d subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
TFR may obtain information about you when you use its services. The information collected may include name, phone number, email, age, sex, notes provided, and other information provided by you. TFR may also collect data related to our ride-request services. Information collected when requesting or completing a ride may include but not limited to time of request, time of pickup, time of drop off, location of pick up, location of drop off.
TFR may use the information collected to: facilitate rides with third party operators, improve the service, communicate information, provide updates, make internal improvements, share sponsored information that you might be interested in or may be beneficial to you. TFR may share this information with third parties for promotional, educational, and municipal purposes and/or to enhance your experience as a user. TFR will never use your information in any way that it considers to be harmful or dangerous.
Changes to Terms
The Free Ride reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which www.thefreeride.com is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. The Free Ride encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
The Free Ride welcomes your questions or comments
The Free Ride Inc
777 S. Flagler Driver Suite 800 West Tower
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401