Beyond Vision Network
Welcome to the Beyond Vision Network. We are a privately owned and operated audio chat site with the goal of providing a home on the web where our users can enjoy themselves while feeling comfortable and safe at all times. With this in mind, please read and adhere to the site policies given below.
Please remember that the Beyond Vision Network may exercise its right to inact revocation of membership or suspension of privileges for violation of any of the below mentioned policies, or for any other reason in which such action is deemed to be justified by Beyond Vision Network management.
Membership on the Beyond Vision Network is open to all ages. Please recognize and remember that all rooms on this site are rated PG unless designated otherwise. Mild profanity will be considered acceptable in all PG rated rooms.
However, excessive profanity, obscenity or sexually explicit activities or language in any form is unacceptable.
Please be aware that we are not the U. S. Supreme Court. Beyond Vision Network management has no problem whatsoever in defining profanity or obscenity, or the meaning of excessive. and in fact, profanity, obscenity, and the level of either will be defined exclusively by Beyond Vision management on a case by case basis.
Please remember that the Beyond Vision Network is a PG rated site, and that Our membership may be comprised of all ages.
neither the Beyond Vision Network, its subsidiaries or associates will be responsible for persons under the age of 18 being present during any activity which might take place on the Beyond Vision Network chat system. PG stands for parental guidance. The actions of a minor are the sole responsibility of their parent or gardian, and the Beyond Vision Network will in no way act to control or restrict attendance by persons due to their age.
Abuse of any type whatsoever, while on the Beyond Vision Network's chat site will meet with a zero tolerance.
Abuse may include but, not be limited to; harrassment of any type including sexual harrassment, on line stalking, slander, defimation of character, threats made or implied upon any person or group of people, spamming in chat rooms, rudeness, or any other type of abuse, verbal or otherwise.
In addition habitual rudeness, trouble making or any other action which might infringe upon the rights of other Beyond Vision Chat users will not be tolerated.
If you are a victim of any form of abuse while on Beyond Vision please notify us by email via the contact link found on the sites main page.
Your complaint will meet with immediate response by Beyond Vision Network, and after an investigation by our staff measures will be taken to resolve the situation.
Absolutely no activity which would be considered in conflict with the laws of the state of Texas, or those of the United States of America will in any way be condoned or tolerated on the Beyond Vision Network chat system.
Illegal activities might include, but are in no way limited to the following:
The illegal sale or distribution of drugs, controlled substances, or any other item or items.
Theft of copyrighted material
Any individual who acts to distribute or recieve any type of material which is copyrighted by any person or persons other than themselves or the other party involved, or that they have not been given the legal right to distribute by the copyright holder, will be considered guilty of copyright infringement.
Theft of copyright, or copyright infringement includes software piracy, piracy of audio or video media, piracy of literary works or piracy of any other material which is copyrighted under current U. S. copyright law.
In addition discussion of file sharing or any other type of copyright infringement for the purpose of arranging to transfer or share otherwise copyrighted material will be considered conspiracy to infringe upon copyright, and may at any time result in revocation of membership.
If a user fails to respond to a welcome, or if they fail to respond at any time to subsequent attempts to interact they may be booted from the room after a reasonable amount of time. "A reasonable amount of time" is a relative term, and is relative to the situation. In some cases 2 minutes could exceed a reasonable amount of time, while in othersituations 30 minutes may not.
Please help us by logging out of a room when you are going to be away from your keyboard for an extended period of time. This will not only be the polite thing to do, it will also conserve valuable bandwidth, and it could help keep you from getting the boot.
In addition, the Beyond Vision Network is an audio chat or voice chat system. Microphones are required on our site, and at any time a Beyond Vision staff member could request that you speak on your microphone. Failure to do so upon request could result in being booted, suspension of privileges or in extreme cases such as chronic abuse of this policy, revocation of membership.
Please keep in mind that both this community, and our software promotes and encourages use by the visually impaired. Visually impaired users have screen reader functions that are provided within our chat software, and can be found inside of the accessibility sub-menu located inside the "Options" pull down menu. These screen reader functions are limited in their range of maximum volume. As users of this site you will be required to keep any audio output produced by your system below the screen reader's audio level. If a moderator or site administrator ask you to turn your audio down, you must comply. A User whose audio is too high will be asked to lower their volume 2 times, after which more severe action may be taken to control the problem.
Chronic abuse of this policy could result in temporary suspension of site privileges or revocation of membership.