Social Media Disclaimer

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If you or someone you know is experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 and go to the nearest emergency room.

NYP Queens reserves the right to:

  • Edit comments for content
  • Remove off-topic contributions and commercial postings
  • Delete offensive comments and attacks
  • Block offensive contributors
  • Delete spam and suspected spam
  • Delete postings and links

NYP Queens will make reasonable efforts to monitor the content of our social media presence and ensure the content is of an appropriate nature. If you discover content that might be inappropriate, please notify an administrator immediately. NYP/Queens takes no responsibility for the content of any comments or responses posted to any web site or social media site. You agree that you will not violate any laws and regulations, including copyright, intellectual property rights laws and others regarding any content that you send or receive on NYP Queens social media sites.

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Users agree to abide by the above terms and hold NYP Queens harmless from any and all liability in connection with the use of any and all web sites and social media sites.