Legal Information


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The CMUcam2 was designed very carefully. We have made every effort to avoid mistakes but we cannot guarantee that the CMUCam2 is free of errors. The information found on this website is given as an indication.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall Carnegie Mellon University and its manufactures and distributors be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profit, operating cost for commercial interruption, loss of information, or any other financial loss) from the use or inability to use the CMUcam2 even if Carnegie Mellon University or its manufactures or distributors have been informed of such damages.

The CMUcam2 is intended to be used indoors in residential areas for hobbyist, educational, and experimental use. The CMUcam2 is not designed and not authorized for use in military applications, or for use in applications involving explosives, or in medical applications, or for use as a security alarm, or for use as a fire alarm, or in applications involving elevators, or in embedded applications in commercial vehicles such as but not limited to cars, trucks, boats, scooters, motorcycles, karts, jet skis, aircraft, helicopters, etc., or in embedded applications involving commercial aircraft such as but not limited to helicopters, gliders, etc.

In the same way, the CMUcam2 is not designed, or intended, or authorized to test, develop, or be built into applications where failure could create a dangerous situation that may result in financial losses, damage to property, personal injury, or the death of people or animals. If you use the CMUcam2 voluntarily or involuntarily for such unauthorized applications, you agree to subtract Carnegie Mellon University and its manufactures and distributors from all liability for any claim for compensation. Carnegie Mellon University and its manufactures and distributors entire liability and your exclusive remedy shall be at Carnegie Mellon University's and its manufactures and distributors option for the return of the price paid for, or repair, or replacement of the CMUcam2. Carnegie Mellon University and its manufactures and distributors disclaim all other warranties, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to the CMUcam2 including accompanying written material, hardware and firmware.