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The content of this Web site aims only at providing general information which should not be considered as personal views or opinions or the taking of positions on the part of the Laurentian Pilotage Authority. Users should not act or rely on the information without seeking the advice of a professional.


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This site and all its content are provided on an "as-is" basis without warranty of any kind, express or implied. The information appearing on this site could contain inaccuracies or omissions. Modifications may be periodically made to the information found on this site.

Communication on the Internet is not entirely secure and confidential. Users should be aware that there are risks of interception, loss and modification of data. You recognize and agree that the Laurentian Pilotage Authority cannot at any time be held responsible for damages resulting from faulty computer components, software or communication lines, loss or absence of network communication or any other malfunctioning, incomplete, incomprehensible or erased transmission by any computer or network. Furthermore, you recognize that the Laurentian Pilotage Authority cannot be held liable for any damages or losses caused directly or indirectly, in full or in part, by the downloading of any software or form and by transmission of any information on this site.

This site provides access to other sites by means of hyperlinks. Unless otherwise indicated, these sites were developed independently by third parties over whom the Laurentian Pilotage Authority has no control. The Laurentian Pilotage Authority will not inspect the content of these sites. Accordingly, the Laurentian Pilotage Authority is not in a position to guarantee their contents or their management. The inclusion of information, documents, contents or links in this site may not be interpreted as a deliberate or implicit endorsement of the products or services offered by a third party.

The Laurentian Pilotage Authority cannot under any circumstances, be held liable for damages or claims relating to this site or any other related site.