Terms and Conditions

Thanks for choosing Resting Place. Please read the Terms of Use below carefully as it contains important information about using this site.

About Us

Resting Place, part of the suite of products of the Gleaner Company (Media) Limited, is an online source for local, national and international obituary news and services. It is also a supportive community where friends and families come together during times of loss and bereavement to honour the memories of their loved ones. Additionally, Resting Place offers advertising services to individuals, companies and organizations locally, regionally and internationally.

Terms Of Use

Important. Please read carefully these terms and conditions of use, legal and privacy policy before using this website. By your usage you agree to be bound by and accept the terms and conditions herein, irrespective of how the site is accessed.

Acceptance Of The Terms

In order to use this website, you must agree, without modification, to all of the terms, conditions and notices below (collectively, the "Agreement"). By accessing or using this website in any way, you agree to be legally bound by the agreement. To the extent that you attempt to use this website, you agree that this agreement shall apply to all such interactions or transactions.

Failure to accept all of those terms and conditions as written will limit your access to the website. In the future, we may change or update this agreement. We will notify you of any material changes by sending a notice to the email address that you provide or by placing a conspicuous notice on our website. Make sure you return to this page from time to time to review the most current version of the agreement. We reserve the right to change or modify this Agreement without prior notice at any time, and your continued access or use of this website indicate your acceptance of any updated or modified Agreement.

Your Privacy

Your privacy is very important to us. We designed our privacy policy to make important disclosures about how we collect, use and protect your personal data. We encourage you to read the privacy policy to help make informed decisions when using our website.

Website Information

Resting Place presents resources for the purpose of informing, sharing and creating content about those who have passed. From time to time, Resting Place may make available to you certain services offered by third parties, and certain pages of Restingplace.com may include links to other parties' websites. Those third-party services and websites are not governed by our Terms and Conditions, we hereby accept no liability.


The Gleaner Company (Media) Limited is the owner of this website and the content is protected under the copyright and intellectual property laws of Jamaica. The website includes works that are the property of others, such as members of the public or individual contributors or experts.

Resting Place grants permission, (which may be revoked at any time for any reason or no reason), to view the website and to download; integrate via authorized social media application; email or print individual pages of the website in accordance with these Terms of Use and solely for your own personal and non-commercial use. No other use is permitted, except as specifically noted above or with the express written consent of the copyright owner.

Content And Comments Posted By Users

Resting Place is an online destination where friends and family members can come together to honour the memories of their loved ones with lasting personal tributes. The interactive nature of postings makes it impossible for us to assume responsibility for any of the materials posted by users. The obituary-related content, ideas, suggestions, opinions, comments and observations made by users; and any text, data, photographs, video, music, sound, chat, messages, obituary content, files or other material provided to users (all of which are referred to as "User Content"), are not endorsed by Resting Place. We therefore make no guarantee regarding the reliability, accuracy, or quality of any User Content.

All User Content posted to the website is the sole responsibility of the person who originally posted the Content, and therefore any recourse for damage you may suffer as a result of the User Content posted shall be the sole responsibility of the individual. Resting Place does not claim any ownership rights in the User Content.

After posting the User Content, the user continues to retain ownership rights and continue to have the right to use that User Content in any way they choose. By sending User Content to Resting Place, or posting it on the website, you expressly grant us a worldwide, transferable, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to publicly display, use, reproduce, modify, publish, archive, store, transmit, create derivative works from, and distribute the User Content in any form, media, software or technology of any kind now existing or developed in the future.

Without limiting the generality of the previous sentence, you also grant Resting Place the right to use your User Content and any facts, data, ideas, concepts, or know-how contained in the User Content you provide to us for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, enhancing the website and/or developing, promoting and marketing other products and services.

Permitted Activities And Conditions Of Use

The following rules of conduct apply to your use of the website and to all materials you post on Resting Place. These include text, data, graphics, audio or video content, music, sound, chat, messages, files or other material ("User Content"); whether the User Content is included in obituaries, tributes, memory books, blogs, discussion groups, private messages, e-mails, profiles, comments, or any other portion, feature or service of Resting Place.


The user herein agrees that it will indemnify and hold harmless Resting Place, the Gleaner Company (Media) Limited, its parent company, subsidiaries, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, co-branders and employees harmless against any and all claims, damages, liabilities, loss of revenue or profits, costs and fees in any legal proceedings, consequential and inconsequential loss, which may be suffered arising out of each or any use of this website; whether accessed directly or indirectly, violation of any third-party rights, proprietary rights or any breach of the terms and conditions herein or any other user policy and requirement which may be posted from time to time as amended.

This is inclusive of but not limited to the use of any service or services offered by us which include the sending and receiving of email which may contain harmful viruses which may destroy your system.


This website is operated by a Jamaican entity and this Agreement is governed by the laws of Jamaica. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts locally, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this website. Use of this website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including, without limitation, this paragraph.

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, or employment relationship exists between you and Resting Place as a result of this Agreement or use of this website.

Our performance of this Agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this Agreement limits our right to comply with law enforcement or other governmental or legal requests or requirements relating to your use of this website or information provided to or gathered by us with respect to such use. To the extent allowed by applicable law, you agree that you will bring any claim or cause of action arising from or relating to your access or use of this Website within one (1) year from the date on which such claim or action arose or accrued or such claim or cause of action will be irrevocably waived.

If any part of this Agreement is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions will not in any way be affected or impaired. Our failure or delay in enforcing any provision of this Agreement at any time does not waive our right to enforce the same or any other provision(s) hereof in the future.

Without prejudice to its other rights, Resting Place reserves the right at any time, without prior notice or reference to you and without limitation, to terminate, suspend or restrict access from this website or its pages.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Refund Policy

All sales are final save and except where there are exceptions where you may be eligible for a refund at the sole discretion of the company.

You may be eligible for a refund under the following circumstances:

Once your refund has been investigated and approved, we will refund you the approved sum within seven (7) business days. Refund may be full or partial depending on the type of issues and may, include but are not limited to cash. Any decision made by Management is final. In most cases your refund will be returned to you in the original form of payment used.

Fees And Payments

You acknowledge that Resting Place reserves the right to charge for some or all of the products and services it offers and to change its fees from time to time at its discretion. Billing will be processed immediately upon purchasing a Restingplace.com product and/or service. If Restingplace.com modifies, removes, discontinues or terminates your service, product or user registration you shall not be entitled to a refund. All sales are final. There are no refunds.

Service Help

For quick answers to your questions or ways to contact us, visit the Contact Us link on our website; or you may write to us:

Resting Place

The Gleaner Company (Media) Ltd
7 North Street,
Kingston, Jamaica.
or call: 876-922-3400