THE WEIR GROUP PLC provides access to and the use of the Website (www.global.weir) (the "Website") subject to the following Terms.
Your Acceptance of these Terms
Your use of the Website constitutes your agreement to all the terms and conditions contained in this document (the "Terms"). If you do not agree with the Terms of this document either in full or in part, you should cease using the Website immediately.
Other Applicable Terms
These Terms refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of the Website:
Information About Us
The Website is a site operated by THE WEIR GROUP PLC. THE WEIR GROUP PLC is a company registered in Scotland under company number SC002934 and has its registered office at 1 West Regent Street, Glasgow, G2 1RW which is also its main trading address. THE WEIR GROUP PLC's VAT number is GB259694403.
Changes to the Terms
THE WEIR GROUP PLC reserves the right to change, add or delete these Terms at any time and will post these changes on the Website. You are therefore advised to visit the Website on a regular basis to obtain notice of such changes.
Changes to the Website
THE WEIR GROUP PLC may update the Website from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and THE WEIR GROUP PLC is under no obligation to update it. THE WEIR GROUP PLC does not guarantee that the Website, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
Accessing the Website
The Website is made available free of charge.
THE WEIR GROUP PLC does not guarantee that the Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis. THE WEIR GROUP PLC may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Website without notice. THE WEIR GROUP PLC will not be liable to you if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website.
You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
Intellectual Property Rights
All website design, names, images, text, graphics, logo and the arrangement thereof are owned by or licensed to THE WEIR GROUP PLC or otherwise used by THE WEIR GROUP PLC as permitted by applicable law. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, or otherwise on you any licence or right to any such matters.
By using the Website, you agree that you will not copy, store in any medium (including in any other website, but except for short term caching of web pages on your local computer), distribute, transmit, re-transmit, broadcast, modify, or show in public any part of the Website (including any images and/or video available on the Website) without the prior written permission of THE WEIR GROUP PLC or in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. The material contained in the Website must not be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, broadcast or transmitted in any way. Any other use requires the prior written permission of THE WEIR GROUP PLC.
You agree when using the Website not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any of the material contained in this site or use it for any other purpose. You may only use the Website for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive material within this site.
No Reliance on Information
The content on the Website 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 the Website. Content available on or through the Website is not intended to modify, qualify, supplement or amend information disclosed under corporate and securities legislation of any jurisdiction applicable to THE WEIR GROUP PLC and should not be used for the purpose of making investment decisions. Information contained on the Website or made available through the Website does not constitute a solicitation or an offering of securities in any jurisdiction.
Although THE WEIR GROUP PLC makes reasonable efforts to update the information on the Website, THE WEIR GROUP PLC makes no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the Website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
Website Availability and Limitation of Liability
THE WEIR GROUP PLC is providing the Website and its contents on an "AS IS" and an "IS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, THE WEIR GROUP PLC excludes all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to the Website or any content on it, whether express or implied.
Whilst THE WEIR GROUP PLC will try to ensure that the standard of the Website remains high, THE WEIR GROUP PLC does not warrant that the Website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the information.
Nothing in these Terms excludes or limits THE WEIR GROUP PLC's liability for death or personal injury arising from THE WEIR GROUP PLC's negligence, or THE WEIR GROUP PLC's fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.
In no event will THE WEIR GROUP PLC be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever arising from or in connection with the use of the Website or loss of use or data or profits suffered by you, whether in action of contract, negligence or other tortuous action, arising out of or in connection with the use of the site.
THE WEIR GROUP PLC does not guarantee that its Website 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 the Website. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse the Website 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 the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Website. You must not attack the Website 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. THE WEIR GROUP PLC will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and THE WEIR GROUP PLC will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Website will cease immediately.
Linking to the Website
It is permissible to link to THE WEIR GROUP PLC's home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage THE WEIR GROUP PLC's 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 THE WEIR GROUP PLC's part where none exists. You must not establish a link to the Website in any website that is not owned by you. The Website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the Website other than the home page. THE WEIR GROUP PLC's reserves the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
Third Party Links and Resources in the Website
Where the Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. THE WEIR GROUP PLC has no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
If any of these Terms should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these Terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction which that Term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from this clause and the remaining Terms shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. The courts of England and Wales are to have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any disputes arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website.