Terms of Website Use
Other Applicable Terms
If you purchase goods from our site, our Terms and Conditions of Sale will apply to the sales.
Information About Us
Our site is operated by Controls & Drives Ltd (“We”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 02418021 and our registered office and main trading address is Unit 1, Victoria Mills, Fowke St, Rothley, Leicester LE7 7PJ United Kingdom. Our VAT number is 565 7364 09.
We are a limited company.
Changes to These Terms
Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you.
Changes to Our Site
We may update our site from time to time and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
Accessing Our Site
Our site is made available free of charge.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice for any reason. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.
Our site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom and Ireland. We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate or available in other locations. We may limit the availability of our site or any service or product described on our site to any person or geographic area at any time. If you choose to access our site from outside the United Kingdom and Ireland, you do so at your own risk.
You may use our site only for lawful purposes. You may not use our site:
- In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
- In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
- To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.
You also agree:
- Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our site in contravention of these terms of website use.
- Not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
- any part of our site;
- any equipment or network on which our site is stored;
- any software used in the provision of our site; or
- any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.
Your Account and Password
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
You shall ensure that any of your employees who from time to time have access to our site comply with these Terms of Website Use and only use our site on your behalf. You are responsible for ensuring that only such authorised employees use our site and also for ensuring that such employees only have access to and use any passwords and/or parts of our site which they are authorised to have access to or use from time to time.
You shall notify us immediately if any of your employees’ authority to access or use our site has been amended or withdrawn. If any employee who is authorised to use or access our site ceases to be an employee for any reason, you shall immediately withdraw that person’s authority to access or use our site and shall notify us accordingly.
We may alter your passwords (or any part of them) from time to time upon reasonable notice being given to you. You agree to indemnify us against all losses, claims, demands damages or expenses incurred by, made against or paid by us or any company in the same group as us as a result of any and all use of your passwords by any third party where we have not expressly agreed to such use in writing prior to such use taking place.
If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly Contact Us
You shall only use your account details to access our site and shall not use any other account details.
Intellectual Property Rights
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
No Reliance on Information
All the content on our site (including but not limited to any articles or blogs we publish) is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
Uploading Content to Our Site
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to submit content to our site, your contribution must: –
- Be accurate (where it states facts).
- Be genuinely held (where it states opinions).
- Comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which it is posted.
The posting of any content to our site which you submit (including but not limited to product reviews) is subject to our prior approval and we are under no obligation to post your content to our site (including if, in our opinion, your contribution does not comply with our content standards).
Any views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
Limitation of Our Liability
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
- use of, or inability to use our site; or
- use of or reliance on any content (including but not limited to any articles or blogs we publish) displayed on our site.
If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:
- loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
- business interruption;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
- any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any goods by use to you, which will be set out in our Terms and Conditions of Supply.
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
Linking to Our Site
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link to our site on any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
If you wish to make any use of the content on our site other than that set out above, please Contact Us
Third Party Links and Resources in Our Site
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
To contact us, please visit our Contact Us page
Thank you for visiting our site.