PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE
1. What's in these terms?
These terms tell you the rules for using our website http://www.promat-direct.co.uk and http://www.siniat-direct.co.uk ("our sites").
2. Who we are and how to contact us
http://www.promat-direct.co.uk and http://www.siniat-direct.co.uk are websites operated by Etex Building Performance Limited ("We"). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 02163844 and have our registered office at Gordano House, Marsh Lane, Easton-In-Gordano, Bristol, BS20 0NE, which is also our main trading address. Our VAT number is GB115127550. We are a limited company. To contact us, please email email@example.com.
3. By using our sites you accept these terms
4. There are other terms that may apply to you
5. We may make changes to these terms
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our sites, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.
6. We may make changes to our sites
We may update and change our sites from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users' needs and our business priorities.
7. We may suspend or withdraw our sites
8. our sites is only for users in the UK
our sites is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our sites is appropriate for use or available in other locations.
9. our sites is only for business users, not consumers
We only intend to supply goods to customers in a business to business context and not to consumers. If you are a consumer (being an individual acting for purposes which are wholly or mainly outside that individual's trade, business, craft or profession) then you must not register with our sites or proceed to place any orders for goods or form any contracts with us. We reserve the right to cancel any order for goods where we identify that the order has been placed by a consumer and not in a business to business context.
10. You must keep your account details safe
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.
11. How you may use material on our sites
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our sites, 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 sites for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our sites. 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 sites must always be acknowledged.
12. Do not rely on information on this site
The content on our sites 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 sites.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our sites, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our sites is accurate, complete or up to date.
13. We are not responsible for websites we link to
Where our sites contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
14. Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you
We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any products to you, which will be set out in our Terms and conditions of supply.
We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our sites or any content on it.
We will not be liable to you 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:
a) use of, or inability to use, our sites; or
b) use of or reliance on any content displayed on our sites.
c) In particular, we will not be liable for:
d) loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
e) business interruption;
f) loss of anticipated savings;
g) loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
h) any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
15. We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them
We do not guarantee that our sites will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our sites. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our sites by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our sites, the server on which our sites is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our sites. You must not attack our sites 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 sites will cease immediately.
16. Rules about linking to our sites
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 sites in any website that is not owned by you.
our sites must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our sites other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our sites other than that set out above, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
17. Which country's laws apply to any disputes?
18. Our trademarks are registered
The Promat and Siniat logo and the PROMASEAL, UNICOLLAR and PROMAFOUR brand names are registered trademarks of Etex Building Performance Limited. You are not permitted to use them without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted in accordance with these terms. Other trademarked brands may be added over time and will be indicated by the use of the ® trademark sysmbol.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the "Act"), the data controller is Etex Building Performance Limited of Gordano House, Marsh Lane, Easton-In-Gordano, Bristol, BS20 0NE.
1. Information we collect from you
We will collect and process the following data about you:
1.1 Information you give us
This is information about you that you give us (or our integrated third party secure payment gateway) by filling in forms on our sites or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. It includes information you provide, for example when you register to use our sites, subscribe to our service, search for a product, place an order on our sites, enter a competition, promotion or survey and when you report a problem with our sites. The information you give us may include, but not limited to, your name, company name, address, e-mail address and phone number, financial and credit card information and personal description.
1.2 The transaction process.
The transaction process will be undertaken using an integrated third party secure payment gateway.
1.3 Information we collect about you.
With regard to each of your visits to our sites we will automatically collect the following information:
(a) technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, email address browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions and operating system and platform;
(b) information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), clickstream to, through and from our sites (including date and time), products you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), methods used to browse away from the page, and any email address or phone number used to contact our customer services.
1.4 Information we receive from other sources.
This is information we receive about you if you use any of the other websites we operate or the other services we provide. We are working closely with third parties (including, for example, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, credit reference agencies). We will notify you when we receive information about you from them and the purposes for which we intend to use that information.
3. Uses made of the information
We use information held about you in the following ways:
3.1 Information you give to us. We will use this information:
(a) to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;
(b) to provide you with information about other goods and services we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about;
(c) to provide you, or permit selected third parties to provide you, with information about goods or services we feel may interest you. If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale or negotiations of a sale to you. If you are a new customer, and where we permit selected third parties to use your data, we (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this. If you do not want us to use your data in this way, or to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes, please tick the relevant box situated on the form on which we collect your data (the order form);
(d) to notify you about changes to our service; and
(e) to ensure that content from our sites is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
3.2 Information we collect about you. We will use this information:
(a) to administer our sites and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes; (b) to improve our sites to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
(c) to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so;
(d) as part of our efforts to keep our sites safe and secure;
(e) to measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you; and
(f) to make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of our sites about goods or services that may interest you or them.
3.3 Information we receive from other sources.
We will combine this information with information you give to us and information we collect about you. We will use this information and the combined information for the purposes set out above (depending on the types of information we receive).
4. Disclosure of your information
4.1 You agree that we have the right to share your personal information with:
(a) any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006;
(b) Selected third parties including:
(i) business partners, suppliers and sub-contractors for the performance of any contract we enter into with you;
(ii) advertisers and advertising networks that require the data to select and serve relevant adverts to you and others. We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to our advertisers, but we will provide them with aggregate information about our users (for example, we may inform them that 500 men aged under 30 have clicked on their advertisement on any given day). We may also use such aggregate information to help advertisers reach the kind of audience they want to target (for example, women in SW1). We may make use of the personal data we have collected from you to enable us to comply with our advertisers' wishes by displaying their advertisement to that target audience;
(iii) analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimisation of our sites; and (iv) credit reference agencies for the purpose of assessing your credit score where this is a condition of us entering into a contract with you.
4.2 We will disclose your personal information to third parties:
(a) in the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we will disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets;
(b) if Etex Building Performance Limited or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets; and
5. Where we store your personal data
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our sites, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our sites; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
6. Your rights
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at email@example.com . our sites may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
7. Access to information
The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request will be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
A "cookie" is a small text file that is placed on a user's computer hard drive by a website. There are several types of cookie and the most common are often referred to as 'session' cookies. These are used to keep track of information needed by a user as they travel from page to page within a website. These cookies have a short lifetime and expire within a few minutes of the user leaving the site.
2. We use the following cookies
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our sites. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our sites, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our sites when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our sites works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our sites. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our sites, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our sites and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
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You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our sites.
Except for the above cookies, all cookies will expire after 1 hour.