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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
Mesothelioma.com
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:Mesothelioma.com
Web address:http://www.mesothelioma.com
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct247351
Date of initial review: 26 Oct 2009
Validity of certificate22 Mar 2012 - Mar 2014
Date of last visit25 Feb 2014
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This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy



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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

The certified website is responsible for the content of its website, unless otherwise provided by law.

 

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
The authors are not health professionals.
Editor-In-Chief
Linda Molinari
[...]

While all editorial content on this website is based on thorough research, it was not prepared or reviewed by a medical professional.

Printed materials available through this web site (including but not limited to customized mesothelioma information, legal, and treatment guide packets) are prepared and authored jointly by employees of the Law Forum, LLC and the Law Firm of James F Early, LLC.
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
Our mission, as a leading authority on this topic, is to continually provide relevant, timely, and factual information about asbestos exposure and its causal links to mesothelioma cancer.
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

Audience:
for individuals who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and their families.
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

Purpose of the website
This site is informative in nature and the site's information is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.
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3. Confidentiality
Complete privacy policy page.
Privacy Statement and Policies

Your privacy is important to us and, as our guest, we would like you to be aware of our policies regarding privacy and your use of our site. Accordingly, following is a statement of our policies:
[...]
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
Source

National Cancer Institute - Fact Sheets: Risk Factors and Possible Causes
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Risk
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

Dates are visible in the footer (left side).
 
Last modified:
March 18, 2011
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

5. Justification of claims
General information on different possibilities of treatment.
Notice: This website and its content are sponsored by JAMES F. EARLY, LLC, a law firm specializing in asbestos injury litigation.
  (18 Mar 2012) - Link

6. User support and adequation
Form online available.
Contact Us
[...]
  (19 Sep 2011) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance at Mesothelioma.com is owned, funded and operated by the Law Forum, LLC
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

8. Advertising policy
Disclaimer

ATTORNEY ADVERTISING

Thank you for visiting The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance at Mesothelioma.com. This website is sponsored by JAMES F. EARLY, LLC, a law firm specializing in asbestos injury litigation. This website provides general information to people diagnosed with mesothelioma. This is for informational purposes only. None of the information at this website is intended to constitute, nor does it constitute, legal advice.

This information is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship simply by its viewing. The creation of an...
  (07 Mar 2012) - Link

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