TX-CERA and www.txcera.org Website Disclaimer

Please read this Disclaimer carefully and in its entirety before using www.txcera.org (hereinafter referred to as the “Site”). The Site and its contents are owned by Texas Collections Emergency Resource Alliance (TX-CERA).


This Disclaimer is here to explain and outline who we are, what we do, and what we do not do before you use, view, and/or browse our Site. The purpose of this Site is to provide informational and educational articles, videos, webinars, links, templates, and other resources on disaster planning, preparedness, response and recovery for Texas cultural heritage institutions and organizations. 

Important Note:

By using the Site in any capacity, you voluntarily agree to this Disclaimer. You agree that you have read, understand, and consent to this Disclaimer. If you have any questions, please contact us at tx.cera@gmail.com.

You must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and be able to consent to this Disclaimer. If you are under the age of eighteen (18), or you do not agree with this Disclaimer, please STOP now and do not use this Site or its contents. 



The Site, Courses, and/or Services are intended for informational and educational purposes only for triage and stabilization for categories of objects and are not intended as professional advice for specific or individual objects by us or our members. By accessing and using the Site, Courses and/or Services, such use shall constitute your agreement that the material shared on this Site shall not be relied upon by you as such. You should consult with the AIC - Find A Conservator page or a contracted conservator before implementing any of our advice, information, or suggestions.

Information Is Not a Substitute for Professional Advice:

The Content contained on this Site is not a substitute for the advice of your attorney, insurance adjuster, facilities manager, first responder, medical professional, contracted conservator, industrial hygienist, mental health professional, accountant or any other professional you consult or should consult. This Site simply contains informational and educational material and resources. 

No Warranties, Guarantees, or Representations:

Although we do our best to maintain the Site and its Content, we do not warranty, guarantee, or represent that our Content or Site, Courses, and/or Services are complete, reliable or free of errors or omissions or that they pertain to your particular circumstance or recovery situation. 

Disclaimer of Liability:

TX-CERA strives to make the information shared on this website, through social media, and general communication as accurate as possible, but to the extent permitted by law, we disclaim any liability with regard to your use of the Site, Courses, and/or Services. Please use our Site at your own risk, after making an independent assessment of risk. 

In no event shall TX-CERA be liable for any special, indirect, or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of material, object, use, data, or profits, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of any information posted on this site.

Working with objects after a disaster can at times involve substantial risk of injury, property damage, and other dangers. Dangers particular to such activities can include, but are not limited to, mold exposure, fume exposure, soot exposure, chemical exposure, exposure to toxic materials, and exposure to possible carcinogens. By providing articles and widely-used methods in the field of conservation, TX-CERA is not liable for harm or injury, it is not providing medical advice, and we encourage readers to seek professional assistance.


TX-CERA partners with various agencies and organizations to host and promote training events and workshops. However, the content and opinions included on our Site, or provided in Workshops or Courses do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of those agencies.

Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions:

Please read our Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions before using the Site. 

Contact Us:

If there are any questions regarding this Disclaimer, you may contact us using the following information:

Texas Collections Emergency Resource Alliance (TX-CERA)

Website: www.txcera.org

Business Mailing Address: 8703 Labron Ave., Dallas, TX, 75209 

Email: tx.cera@gmail.com

Updated On: November 1, 2023