Terms & Conditions

Terms and conditions for our website

These terms and conditions together with the privacy policy apply to the entire contents of this website under the domain name www.whimengineering.com (“website”) and to any correspondence by e-mail between you and WHIM Engineering Ltd (“the company”). Please read these terms carefully before using this website, as use of this website implicates acceptance of these terms and that you agree to abide by them, whether or not you register with the company.

  1. Website Access
    1. Access to our website is permitted on a temporary basis and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period. You will be able to access most areas of this website without registering your details with the company although some areas of this website may only be available to you if you register.
    2. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
    3. We reserve the right to amend this legal notice at any time and you should check this website from time to time to review the then current legal notice.
  2. Intellectual Property Rights
    1. We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. These works are protected by copyright laws around the world. All such rights are reserved.
    2. You are permitted to print and download content from this website for your own personal reference and you may share with others within your organization, provided:
      1. 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.
      2. the company’s copyright and trademark notices appear in all copies which may be downloaded
    3. Your use of extracts from this website, other than in accordance with clause 2.b above, for any purpose, is a breach of these terms and conditions. If you breach these terms and conditions, your permission to use this website will terminate, and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from this website.
    4. Subject to clause 2.b, Images and content displayed on our site are either the property of, or used with permission by us. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these terms of use or specific permission provided by us. No part of this website may be reproduced or stored in any other website, or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without the company’s prior written permission.
    5. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws.

 

  1. Availability

We aim to make realistic efforts to ensure that this website is available without interruption. Access to this website may be suspended without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control and for such time as deemed appropriate by us.

  1. Liability

The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Also for any reason, if this website is unavailable for any period at any time. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our partner companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
  • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
  • loss of income or revenue;
  • loss of business;
  • loss of profits or contracts;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of data;
  • loss of goodwill;
  • wasted management or office time; and
  • any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable. 
  1. Your obligations
    1. Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under our privacy policy, any material you transmit or post to this website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
    2. We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.
    3. You are prohibited from posting on or transmitting through this website any material:
      1. which is unlawful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, seditious, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, harmful, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy or which may otherwise cause offence.
      2. for which all necessary licenses, permissions and/or approvals have not been obtained.
      3. which incites the commission of a criminal offence and/or would give rise to civil liberty in England or Wales or any other country in the world where access to this website can be obtained or;
  1. Viruses, hacking and other offences
    1. You must not knowingly introduce any material which is technically harmful or malicious or destructive to any third party including but not limited to software viruses, Trojan horses, worms, harmful code, corrupted data or any other malicious software, data or program.
    2. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.
    3. You must not subject this website to any form of misuse and in particular you shall not obtain un-authorized access to or modify computer material either with or without intent to commit or facilitate commission of further offences in accordance with the Computer Misuse Act 1990 or any statutory re-enactment thereof.
    4. 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.
    5. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses 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 material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

 

  1. Links to external web sites
    1. Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no liability for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
    2. We therefore do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you use these links, you leave this website. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this website, you do so entirely at your own risk. The company shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your use of or reliance on the contents of the third party websites.
    3. You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair, legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, also you warrant that you:
      1. do not remove, distort, amend or otherwise alter the size or appearance of the our logo
      2. do not create a frame or any other browser or border environment around this website.
      3. do not in any way imply that we are endorsing any third party products or services other than our own
      4. do not otherwise use any trade marks displayed on this website without express permission from us
      5. do not link from a website that is not owned by you
      6. ensure that your website does not contain content that is obscene, offensive or controversial, infringes any intellectual property rights or any other third party rights or which otherwise fails to comply with any laws and regulations applicable to websites.
      7. You shall fully indemnify the company for any loss, damage, fees or other expenses suffered by the company or any of its group of companies as a result of your failure to comply with your obligations.
  1. Governing law and jurisdiction

These terms and conditions and privacy policy shall be governed by English law and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.