RULES TO BE ACCEPTED BY ALL MEMBERS
.. I accept that if I contravene any of these rules the penalties set down below may be imposed by a Webmaster.
.. I agree to participate responsibly with appropriate respect to other members, their opinions and beliefs
.. I accept that I am personally responsible for my postings.
.. I agree that I will not libel, slander or defame any person or entity with offensive, arrogant, abusive, sexist, or racist content.
.. I will not use combative, aggressive or demeaning language.
.. I accept the right of others to express opinions to which I am completely opposed.
.. I agree that no one is entitled to attack others for having a different opinion
.. I will not use the Forum or photograph Comments with the sole intention of irritating others.
.. I will not delete a comment in a Forum Topic and thereby disrupt the Topic and possibly make a nonsense of the thread.
.. I agree that I will not re-submit a deleted photograph unless it has been amended in accordance with the Site Standards and/or an Admin request
.. I agree that I will not hold more than one account and will have only have one username.
.. I agree that I will not make a first Comment to one of my photos. I will use the Description for varied or additional data.
.. I am aware that I can use email or a Personal Message to another member in cases of strong disagreement
.. I accept that adverse comments directed at individual members, or the Shipspotting management team, or comments attempting to derail a thread, will result in their removal from the site.
.. I accept that deceptive appearances of free speech cannot be permitted if that may damage the reputation of individuals, or the site.
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