Legal notices

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Queen Fabiola Children's University Hospital
Avenue Jean Joseph Crocq 15 - 1020 Brussels

Hereinafter, the "Institution"

Registered on the directory of legal persons under company no. : 0260.238.627.
VAT number: BE0260238627
Contact mailcommunication [at] hubruxelles [dot] be (communication[at]hubruxelles[dot]be)


Conditions of use - disclaimer

1. Field of application

These general conditions of use (hereinafter the "GCU") are destined for and apply to all users and for any visit to and consultation of the present website.  
In visiting or using this website you acknowledge that you are familiar with and accept all the present provisions.
The Institution reserves the right to change, in full or in part, the GCU at any time it may consider it necessary and without prior notification. As a result, the user must be sure to consult the CGU regularly so as to be informed of any changes. The conditions as they apply at the time you use or visit the site will be applicable. 

3. The website content

The information presented on this website is of a general nature and is not particularly destined for a particular situation. 
It is possible that the content of this website will not always be complete, correct, sufficiently precise or up to date. 
The Institution nevertheless takes the necessary and reasonable measures to keep the website content complete and sufficient and may not be held responsible for any direct or indirect damage that the user may incur following consultation or use of the said content. 
The Institution reserves the right to change and adapt this website, its layout, the information it contains and possibly any services that may be proposed on it, and this without prior notification being necessary and without engaging its liability.  
If the website content should be found to contravene the law, ethics, morality or the rights of third parties, please notify us of this as quickly as possible via the address communication [at] hubruxelles [dot] be (communication[at]hubruxelles[dot]be) so that we can remedy it without delay. 
Any downloading from the website is always at the user's risk. The Institution cannot be held responsible for any damage, direct or indirect and of whatsoever nature, which may be linked to this downloading, unless statutory provisions stipulate otherwise. 

5. Intellectual property

All the present website's content is the Institution's property for which it is the copyright holder. The website content means, among other things, the photographs, articles and other texts, drawings, logos, soundtracks, films, videos and animations, etc. 
Any use of the website content by any user is subject to express authorisation in writing from the Institution, with the exception of consultation for personal and non-commercial purposes or for a teaching or research reason. 
The Institution recognises the full application of the statutory exceptions to copyright as defined in the Code of Economic Law ( In cases where one of these exceptions applies, the user must nevertheless check the origin of the elements the user reproduces (that is, the possible title of the element reproduced, author's name if presented on the website, name of the institution, and address of the web page of origin) and must respect the moral rights of the author(s) concerned, the Institution wanting to be sure that these are respected.
The Institution authorises the creation of a hypertext link redirecting visitors to this website, provided the initial website does not contain any defamatory contents or any illegal content, and that the creation of these links does not use "framing" or "inlining" techniques. 
Please address any request to use the content of this website, or the name of the Institution, to: communication [at] hubruxelles [dot] be (communication[at]hubruxelles[dot]be)

7. Waiver of the Institution's responsibility

The waiver of responsibility as described in these provisions covers all liability, contractual or otherwise, criminal or quasi-criminal, whether founded on no-fault liability or otherwise, and this even if the Institution has been warned of the possibility of direct or indirect consequences resulting from the use of this website.

9. Processing of personal data

The Institution ensures that it respects Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data ("General Data Protection Regulation", "Regulation" or "GDPR").
To consult the Regulation (in the language of your choice):
The Institute processes personal data in a number of situations. For each type of situation a private life policy is applied and communicated so as to inform the persons concerned in accordance with the GDPR. You will find the documents corresponding to your situation by clicking on these links: 

  • Policy on private life destined for visitors to the Institution's website 
  • Policy on the use of cookies
  • Policy on private life destined for patients of the Institution

11. Contact

  • For any questions concerning the website content: communication [at] hubruxelles [dot] be (communication[at]hubruxelles[dot]be)
  • For any technical questions:  info [at] webstanz [dot] be (info[at]webstanz[dot]be)

Date of latest update: 27/06/2023