Terms and Conditions

Give Us Your Worst: Cement Contest Terms and Conditions

  1. Contest Sponsor
    • The Give Us Your Worst Contest is sponsored by Flexible Steel Lacing Company (“Flexco”), 2525 Wisconsin Avenue, Downers Grove Illinois 60515, United States of America
    • You can contact Flexco:
      • by post, using the postal address given above;
      • using the Flexco website contact form;
      • by telephone, +1-800-323-3444;
      • by email, using the email address giveusyourworst@flexco.com;
      • and by direct message on Flexco social media channels. 
  1. Contest Introduction
    • These terms apply to Give Us Your Worst contest that is promoted on and run through the Flexco website and social media channels and Flexco sales and distribution channels.
    • Promotions on social media are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn or any other social network.
    • You are providing your information to Flexco and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the Flexco Privacy Policy. 
  1. Eligibility and entry restrictions
    • To be eligible to enter the contest:
      • Entrants must be a real person, at least 18 years or age or older
      • Entrants must not be a Flexco employee, officer or agent, or an employee, officer or agent of any person or organization involved in the running of the contest, and you must not be a family relation of any such person.
      • The contest is open to entries from North America only. Any entries from outside of North America will be communicated to Flexco regional offices for a free belt conveyor assessment but cannot receive the grand prize or any other associated prizes.
  1. Start and closing dates
    • Entries to the Give Us Your Worst contest open at 12:00 am (ET) on Thursday, August 1, 2019, and will close at 12:00 pm (ET) on Saturday, August 31 2019.
    • Any entries received before the opening or after the closing of the contest may be entered at Flexco’s discretion.
    • No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
    • We reserve the right to cancel or amend the contest and these terms and conditions without notice. Any changes to the contest will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by Flexco.
    • Entry into the contest will be deemed as acceptance of all of the contest terms and conditions.
  1. Judging
    • Contest entries shall be judged and the Grand Prize winner selected on the basis of those criteria specified on the Flexco website and/or social media channels in relation to the contest.
    • This is a promotional contest and does not give rise to any contractual rights.  Flexco reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to make and change the contest rules, and by entering Contestant agrees that Flexco's selection of a winner is final and not subject to challenge. 
  1. Winners and prizes
    • Contest prizes shall be specified on the Flexco website or social media channels.
    • Contest prize winners will be notified of the contest result by email, in person or by direct message on social media not more than 30 days following the closing date of the contest, and will receive their prizes not more than 60 days following that closing date.
    • Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the grand prize winner for 14 days but if the winner fails to respond to Flexco notification attempts within this time or provide an address for delivery of the prize or fails to meet any of the eligibility requirements or is otherwise unable to comply with the contest terms and conditions, Flexco reserves the right to disqualify that entrant and offer the prize to the next eligible entrant and thereafter until a winner is found
    • No cash alternative to the prizes will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. 
  1. Copyright and moral rights
    • Flexco needs the contact information you provide to us to contact you about our products and services. You may unsubscribe from these communications at any time. For information on how to unsubscribe, as well as Flexco privacy practices and commitment to protecting your privacy, please review our Privacy Policy.
    • Flexco will not use the photos or videos you supply to us as part of your entry in any way without express permission provided by the entrant.
    • All other personal details collected as part of the contest will be used in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.
    • Termination. Flexco reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate the contest, in whole or in part, and/or modify, amend or suspend the contest, and/or the official terms and conditions in any way, at any time, for any reason without prior notice.  
  1. Grand Prize Winner Agreement
    • By accepting the Grand Prize, the winner acknowledges and agrees that Flexco and/or their designees will be allowed to come onsite and video/photograph the assessment, installation, training, and follow-up. Flexco will not use photos or videos of employees without their written permission. Flexco will be allowed to use photographs, video, testimonial or prize information for promotional, advertising, and/or publicity purposes in any media without additional compensation. However, Flexco will not photograph or video any identifying features the site deems private or identifiable and will allow the site to remain anonymous if they so choose. The site will be allowed to review all photographs and video prior to posting to ensure anonymity if so desired.
    • Release Indemnity: By participating in the contest, all Entrants, including without limitation each Winner, agree to release and hold harmless Flexco, its subsidiaries, limited liability and affiliate companies, its advertising and promotional agencies, and each of their respective employees, shareholders, directors, officers, members, personnel, agents, attorneys and assigns (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all damages, injuries, claims, causes of action, or losses of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from such Entrant's participation in the contest, any breach of these official terms and conditions, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any Prize, including without limitation: personal injury, death, property damage, defamation, infringement of intellectual property rights, and claims based on the rights of publicity and privacy.