Terms and conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully before using this internet site (“Site”). By using this Site, you agree to follow and be bound by the following terms and conditions concerning your use of the Site (“Terms of Use”) and our privacy statement. We may revise the Terms of Use at any time without notice to you. You may not access or use the Site should you not want to be bound by these Terms of Use. The Terms of Use may be modified at any time, and any such modification shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modification. By your access and use of the Site, you agree to periodically review the Terms of Use and shall be bound by any such future modifications.

TERMS OF USE

Copyright 2008 Applus RTD Group. All rights reserved.

All content included on this site, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, audio clips, logos, buttons, images, digital downloads, data compilations, software, html code, xml code, and icons, is property of Applus RTD Group and is licensed to Applus RTD Group and protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this Site is the exclusive property of Applus RTD Group and protected by international copyright laws. All software used on this Site is the property of Applus RTD Group or its software suppliers and protected by international copyright laws. Unless stated otherwise in the Terms of Use applicable to this Site, use of any material appearing on this Site is prohibited without the prior written consent of Applus RTD Group.

Applus RTD Group hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to download, view, copy and print documents and graphics incorporated in these documents (the “Documents”) from the Site subject to the following conditions:

1. The Documents may be used solely for personal, informational, and non-commercial purposes; and

2. the Documents may not be modified or altered in any way. Except to the extent permitted under copyright law, you may not otherwise use, download, upload, copy, print, display, perform, post, reproduce, publish, license, transmit or distribute any information from this Site, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Applus RTD Group or any third party that provides information to the Site.

PRIVACY STATEMENT

Currently we do not gather any additional information besides the standard logging of information that is processed with a regular website statistics software program.

Applus RTD Group will always protect the personal information that you share with us. We store information internally in a controlled, secure environment. If Applus+ RTD Group requests general demographic information, this information is limited to reporting purposes only; members remain anonymous. Phone numbers, e-mail addresses, and postal addresses are never shared with outside entities for demographic reports.

UPDATE ON COVID-19: APPLUS+ IS AN ESSENTIAL AND CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICE PROVIDER & OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Applus+ is a specialist service provider of non-destructive examination and inspection services which are critical to ensuring the safety and integrity of the energy and industrial sector. Accordingly, please be informed that Applus+ and its affiliate companies, including but not limited to Applus RTD USA, Inc., Applus Velosi America, LLC, Applus K2 America, LLC, and Kiefner and Associates, Inc. are open for business.

Applus+ is deemed as an Essential and Critical Infrastructure service provider. The services provided by Applus+ ensure our client’s continuous safe operations, delivery of essential services to our end clients in these times of need, and supports compliance with local, state, and federal regulations—include our united mandate to continue providing Essential and Critical Infrastructure services.

Operating for over 85 years, Applus+ has responded to emergency situations in high consequence areas and at times when other suppliers have been unable to perform. We believe that we have not only demonstrated value but sincere commitment to quality and service. Applus+ will continue to show its unwavering support at the request of our clients to assist in maintaining operational continuity.

We would like to let you know what measures Applus+ is taking to ensure the health and safety of our employees, clients and suppliers.  We have activated our Business Continuity Plan and the purpose of this Plan is to ensure uninterrupted service. As the situation develops, our management and protocols will be adjusted, as required.

Applus+ has taken the following measures:

  • Active implementation of Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) protocols.
  • Provided information to employees about the Coronavirus, its symptoms, and how to minimize its spread. Employees have been advised to avoid crowded areas and to limit social interaction, and have been trained on the correct hygiene, health and safety procedures.
  • Internal protocols have been implemented to follow all CDC guidelines for all who:
    • Have travelled internationally within the last 14 days
    • Have been in close contact with someone who has been confirmed infected with or is being tested for COVID-19
    • Have been in close contact with someone who is under self-quarantine.
    • Have any symptoms such as fever, coughing, and shortness of breath.
  • Effective 03/17/2020 short-term remote work guidelines for employees have been implemented.
  • Applus+ has increased the frequency of cleaning services in our facilities to ensure a clean and safe working environment.
  • Travel has been limited to essential client-required travel only, with severe restrictions in the case of high-risk destinations.

We will continue to monitor the situation in order to adapt in a timely and effective manner as the situation evolves. Our goal is to ensure that we fulfil our commitment to our clients and deliver the highest standards of service excellence, while at the same time keeping our workforce safe and healthy.

As always, you should feel free to contact us with any questions. Please email the team at contracts.na@applus.com for further assistance regarding the COVID-19 matter. To schedule services, continue to communicate with your Applus+ representative.

Thank you for your support and partnership,

Applus+ Management Team