Notice & Terms of Use

The ARECCI Ethics Screening Tool (the “Screening Tool”) was developed through the efforts of the Alberta Research Ethics Community Consensus Initiative (ARECCI) Network, with support from the Alberta Innovates. The Screening Tool is the copyright of its respective authors and may be used in accordance with the following terms of use. The Screening Tool is the subject of ongoing development, and members of the ARECCI Network assume no liability arising from its use. The Screening Tool is provided for information purposes only. The user accepts the Screening Tool “as is” and assumes all risk of loss arising from its use or reliance on the Screening Tool, or any information contained therein.  Neither the authors, nor Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Alberta (“Alberta”), nor Alberta Innovates, nor any of their respective employees, officers, directors, or agents makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or usefulness of any information disclosed in the Screening Tool, and there are no express or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or that the use of the Screening Tool will not infringe any patent, copyright, trademark or other right of any third party. The Screening Tool may not be modified or adapted without the express written consent of the ARECCI Network. The Screening Tool may be reproduced and disseminated for non-commercial purposes, but only in its entirety without abridgement, and such reproductions must contain this notice. Please contact Alberta Innovates by email at if you have any questions.