TERMS AND CONDITIONS
RELATING TO USE OF WEBSITE

PRIVACY POLICY

TERMS AND CONDITIONS RELATING TO USE OF WEBSITE

 

Introduction

Please read the following terms and conditions relating to the use of the website www.smith-wykes.com (the “Website”) (these terms and conditions referred to herein as these “Website Terms and Conditions”). By accessing the Website and / or purchasing any product listed on the Website, or dealing with SMITH-WYKES LIMITED (“SMITH-WYKES”, “us, ”we”, “our”) in any way through the Website, you accept without qualification, these Website Terms and Conditions. If you do not accept all of these Website Terms and Conditions, you must leave the Website immediately.

We reserve the right to change these Website Terms and Conditions at any time, without notice, by posting such changes on the Website. You should check the Website periodically to review the current Website Terms and Conditions as binding on you. Your use of the Website following the posting of any such change will constitute your acceptance of the revised Website Terms and Conditions.

You should read these Website Terms and Conditions in conjunction with the Privacy Policy, and any other terms and conditions, as posted on the Website. Your use of the Website constitutes acceptance of such Privacy Policy and our personal data and use practices.

All rights not expressly granted in these Website Terms and Conditions are reserved to us.

 

Ownership

The Website is owned and operated by SMITH-WYKES LIMITED, a company incorporated in England and Wales, registered under company number 7820880.

 

Rights and Restrictions

The Website design and all text, graphics, photographs, information, content and other materials displayed on or that can be downloaded from the Website, including the trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on the Website, (together, the “Content”) are either the property of, or used with permission by, SMITH-WYKES and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws and may not be used except as permitted in these Website Terms and Conditions or with our prior written permission. You may view the Website and print a single copy of its contents for your personal and non-commercial use only. This authorisation does not constitute a transfer of title to the Content. You may not, without our prior written consent, use, transfer, store, modify, copy, publish, reproduce (e.g., upload, download) any part of the Content, in any form or by any means, except for the exclusive purpose of viewing the Content.

You may only use the Website for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe, misappropriate or violate the rights of, or interfere with the enjoyment of the Website by any party. You agree not to interfere with, obtain unauthorised access, or disrupt access to the Website or impair the functionality thereof. You also agree to provide true, accurate and complete information when submitting any information to the Website.

Nothing in these Website Terms and Conditions confers on any third party any benefit under the provisions of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.

 

No Warranty

The material on this Website is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis, without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind, including, for example, warranties as to satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement of intellectual property, and completeness. Your use of the Website is at your own risk.

While we endeavour to ensure that the information on this Website is correct, and to the extent permitted by law, we do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of such information, and we accept no liability for any reliance place by a party of such information.  

We reserve the right to add, remove or change any Content on the Website without notice.

Except as precluded by law, we shall not be liable for any loss or damage which may arise from the use or misuse of the Website. To the extent permitted by law, we accept no liability whatsoever under contract, tort or otherwise for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or punitive or consequential loss, damage or expenses (e.g., resulting from lost profits, lost data or business interruption) arising from, or in connection with, your use of the Website or the Content.

In the event of any problem with the Website or any material contained therein, your sole remedy is to cease using the Website.

In addition, while we endeavour to ensure uninterrupted access to the Website, we do not warrant uninterrupted, error-free or secure use of the Website, nor do we warrant that the Website will be free of viruses or other harmful components.  We shall not be liable for any loss or damage which occurs as a result of any virus or breach of security. Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control.

 

Third Party Websites and Content

The Website may contain links to websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Such links are provided as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the Website. We have no control over, and accept no responsibility in connection with, such websites or any content provide therein. We do not endorse or guarantee any representation or warranty regarding any other website or any content provided therein. If you decide to use any third party website linked to the Website, you do so entirely at your own risk. You should always check the terms and conditions and privacy policies of third party websites.

 

Linking to the Website

Creating or maintaining any link from another Website to any page of the Website without our prior written consent is prohibited, except that we consent to links in which (i) the link is a text-only link containing only the URL http://www.smith-wykes.com; (ii) the link directs the user directly to the home page of the Website, and not to pages accessible from the Website\'s home page; (iii) the link, which is activated by the user, displays this page full-screen in a fully operable and navigable browser window, and not within a frame or other browser or border environment; and (iv) the appearance, position, and other aspects of the link do not create the false appearance that an entity or its activities or products are associated with or sponsored by us, nor damage or dilute the goodwill associated with the name and trademarks of SMITH-WYKES.

We reserve the right to revoke this consent to link at any time, without notice, and take any action which we deem appropriate.  You agree to fully indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered by us for breach of this clause.

 

Termination

We reserve the right to restrict your access to the Website, at any time, and for any reason whatsoever, and without notice.

 

No Waiver

No waiver by us of any breach of any obligation pursuant to these Website Terms and Conditions shall constitute a waiver of any other breach, and no failure to exercise or to partially exercise by us of any remedy shall constitute a waiver of the right subsequently to exercise that or any other remedy.

 

Severability

If any term of these Website Terms and Conditions is deemed illegal, invalid or unenforceable by reason of the laws of any jurisdiction in which these Website Terms and Conditions are intended to be effective, then it shall be modified to the extent necessary, and only within the jurisdiction in which such term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, as to achieve as nearly as possible the objectives of these Website Terms and Conditions.

 

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Website Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with laws of England and Wales.  Disputes arising in connection with this legal notice shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

 

Enquiries

Any queries or comments regarding these Website Terms and Conditions should be sent to contact@smith-wykes.com.

 

 

PRIVACY POLICY

 

Introduction

SMITH-WYKES LIMITED (“we” and “us”) is committed to preserving your privacy. This privacy policy (this “Privacy Policy”) explains what information  that we collect about you and what we do with it. Please take a few minutes to read through this Privacy Policy.

By using www.smith-wykes.com (the “Website”), including for example providing your contact and payment information, you consent to the collection, use and transfer of your information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you disagree with the way that we process data collected via the Website, we recommend that you do not use the Website.

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time by updating the Website. Please familiarize yourself with this Privacy Policy regularly to ensure that you are aware of any changes. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the revised Privacy Policy.

The information that we collect and how we normally use it 

We will use, store or otherwise process any personal information that relates to and identifies you, including, for example, data regarding your identity (e.g., name, mailing address, email address, telephone number), credit / debit card and billing information and any other information collected on registration with the Website or otherwise reasonably necessary to provide products and services to you.

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better quality of service, including, for example, in connection with responding to your enquiries, handling orders, delivering items and processing payments, conducting market research activities, administering our business activities and preventing or detecting fraud or abuses of the Website.  

With your consent, we may also use your information to provide you with information that we think you may find of interest, and we may allow selected third parties to contact you about products and / or services that may be of interest to you. If you no longer wish to be contacted in the future by us, please send an email to contact@smith-wykes.com write \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"unscubscribe\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\" as the subject heading, including your name and mailing address.

We may also collect information about you which is not personally identifiable (e.g., type of internet browser used, Internet protocol (IP) address).

Your information, for purposes as set forth in this Privacy Policy, may be disclosed to our employees; affiliates, partners or related entities; third parties in connection with a business transfer, merger or joint venture;  third parties conducting technical, logistical or other functions on our behalf (e.g., database management, analytics); third parties in connection with investigating, preventing or taking action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety or other rights and interests of any person, violation of the Website’s policies, or if required by law, and in other circumstances in which we have good faith belief that sharing is necessary; and third parties in response to subpoenas, search warrants, judicial proceedings, court orders, legal processes, or other law enforcement measures by law enforcement authorities wherever located, to establish or exercise our legal rights, or to defend against legal claims.

Except as otherwise set forth in this Privacy Policy, we will not rent, give or sell your personally identifiable information to third parties for their own use unless we have your permission to do so. 

Pursuant to the Data Protection Act 1998, you may request details of the personal information which we hold about you. Any such request must be made by you in writing to contact@smith-wykes.com.  

We will require sufficient proof of your identity before providing you with details of any personal information that we may hold about you. Please note that a fee will be applied to cover the administrative costs involved in providing you with a copy of your information. Also, please contact us at the same e-mail address if you need to correct any personal information that we may hold about you.

 

Cookies

A “cookie” is a text file created on a computer when you visit a website.  Cookies store information a website uses during visits to it.  Cookies may be used to tailor your experience on the Website and / or compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to help improve the Website. Please note that you can typically adjust your browser to disable or reject cookies, however, this may limit full use of all parts of the Website.  For more information regarding cookies, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

 

Security

In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we employ security measures to safeguard and secure the information that we collect online.  Please note that no data transmission or storage can be guaranteed to be entirely secure. Therefore, we cannot warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us. 

 

Links to other websites

The Website may contain links to other websites. However, once you use these links to leave the Website, we do not have any control over those websites. Therefore, we are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of such websites.  Please exercise caution and review the privacy policy of each website that you visit.

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