These Terms and Conditions govern your use of the Company website (the “Company Site”) and your relationship with Platinum Batteries (Europe) Ltd, formally UK Batteries Limited (the “Company”, “we” or “us”). Please read them carefully as they affect your rights and liabilities under the law. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please do not register for or use the Company Site. If you have any questions on the Terms and Conditions, please contact email@example.com.
1 Use of the Company Site
1.1 The Company Site is provided to you for your use subject to these Terms and Conditions. By using the Company Site you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. References to these Terms and Conditions include:
1.1.1 the terms and conditions upon which we provide customers with credit accounts for access to any services provided by means of the Company Website; and,
1.1.2 the terms and conditions upon which any such services are provided by the Company.
2.1 We may update these Terms and Conditions from time to time for legal or regulatory reasons or to allow the proper operation of the Company Site. Any changes will be notified to you via the e-mail address provided by you on registration or via a suitable announcement on the Company Site. The changes will apply to the use of the Company Site after we have given notice. If you do not wish to accept the new Terms and Conditions you should not continue to use the Company Site. If you continue to use the Company Site after the date on which the change comes into effect, your use of the Company Site indicates your agreement to be bound by the new Terms and Conditions.
3.1 You must ensure that the details provided by you on registration or at any time are correct and complete.
3.2 You must inform us immediately of any changes to the information that you provided when registering by updating your personal details in order that we can communicate with you effectively.
4 Access to services; password and security
4.1 To access and/or use certain services on the Company Site you will need to set up a web account with the Company. To set up a web account please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. When your web account has been set up you will be given a user name and password. You may then change your password if you so wish at any time when using the service. In order to prevent fraud, you must keep your user name and password confidential and must not disclose them or share them with anyone. If you know or suspect that someone else knows your user name and/or password you should notify us by contacting email@example.com immediately.
4.2 If the Company has reason to believe that there is likely to be a breach of security or misuse of the Company Site, we may require you to change your password or we may suspend your account.
5 Intellectual property
5.1 The content of the Company Site is protected by copyright, trade marks, database right and other intellectual property rights. You may retrieve and display the content of the Company Site on a computer screen, store such content in electronic form on disk (but not any server or other storage device connected to a network) or print one copy of such content for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all and any copyright and proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or distribute or use for commercial purposes (except as provided in the Terms and Conditions of any services available on the website) any of the materials or content on the Company Site without written permission from the Company.
6 Your use of the Company Site
6.1 You may not use the Company Site for any of the following purposes:
6.1.1 disseminating any unlawful, harassing, libellous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable material or otherwise breaching any laws;
6.1.2 transmitting material that encourages conduct that constitutes a criminal offence, or otherwise breaches any applicable laws, regulations or code of practice;
6.1.3 interfering with any other person’s use or enjoyment of the Company Site; or
6.1.4 making, transmitting or storing electronic copies of materials protected by copyright without the permission of the owner.
6.2 You will be responsible for our losses and costs resulting from your breach of this clause 6.
7 Availability of the Company Site
7.1 Although we aim to offer you the best service possible, we make no promise that the services at the Company Site will meet your requirements. We cannot guarantee that the services will be fault-free. If a fault occurs with the Company Site you should report it to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will attempt to correct the fault as soon as we reasonably can.
7.2 Your access to the Company Site may be occasionally restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to restore the service as soon as we reasonably can.
8 The Company’s liability
8.1 The Company Site provides content from other Internet sites or resources and while the Company tries to ensure that material included on the Company Site is correct, reputable and of high quality, it does not make any warranties or guarantees in relation to that content. If the Company is informed of any inaccuracies in the material on the Site we will attempt to correct the inaccuracies as soon as we reasonably can.
8.2 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions limit or exclude the Company’s liability for:
8.2.1 death or personal injury caused by the Company’s negligence; or
8.2.2 fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
8.3 Subject to clause 8.2, the Company will under no circumstances whatever be liable to you, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, arising under or in connection with your access to and use of the Company Site for:
8.3.1 any loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
8.3.2 loss or corruption of data, information or software;
8.3.3 loss of business opportunity;
8.3.4 loss of anticipated savings;
8.3.5 loss of goodwill; or
8.3.6 any indirect or consequential loss.
8.4 Subject to clause 8.2 and clause 8.3, the Company’s total liability to you in respect of all other losses arising under or in connection with your access to and use of the Company Site, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, shall in no circumstances exceed £3,000.
8.5 Except as expressly stated in these Terms and Conditions, the Company does not give any representation, warranties or undertakings in relation to your access to and use of the Company Site. Any representation, condition or warranty which might be implied or incorporated into these Terms and Conditions by statute, common law or otherwise is excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. In particular, the Company will not be responsible for ensuring that the Company Site and its contents are suitable for your purposes.
9 Third Party Websites
9.1 As a convenience to customers, the Company Site may include links to other web sites or material which are beyond its control. Where it does, the Company is not responsible for content on any site outside the Company Site.
10 Advertising and Sponsorship
10.1 Part of the Company Site may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Company Site complies with relevant laws and codes. We will not be responsible to you for any error or inaccuracy in advertising and sponsorship material.
11 Applicable Law
11.1 These Terms and Conditions will be subject to the laws of England and Wales. We will try to solve any disagreements quickly and efficiently. If you are not happy with the way we deal with any disagreement and you want to take court proceedings, you must do so within the United Kingdom.
12 International Use
12.1 We make no promise that materials on the Company Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United Kingdom, and accessing the Company Site from territories where its contents are illegal or unlawful is prohibited. If you choose to access this site from locations outside the United Kingdom, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
13.1 You may not transfer any of your rights under these Terms and Conditions to any other person. We may transfer our rights under these Terms and Conditions to another business where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.
13.2 If you breach these Terms and Conditions and the Company chooses to ignore this, the Company will still be entitled to use its rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms and Conditions.
13.3 The Company shall not be responsible for any breach of these Terms and Conditions caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control.
13.4 The Company Site is owned and operated by Platinum Batteries (Europe) Ltd, formally UK Batteries Limited, Platinum House, Bailey Road, Trafford Park, Manchester M17 1SA United Kingdom.
13.5 If you have any queries please contact email@example.com.
The Company Registration No. 04397197
The Company VAT No. GB784109712
Last update: [31/01/14]