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Website Terms of Use

General

These are the terms of use on which you may make use of our website www.TechSoc.org.uk, whether as a guest or a registered user. Please read these terms of use carefully before using the site. By using this site you accept these terms of use and agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, do not use this site.

Information about us

TechSoc.org.uk is the website of the Signal and Electrical Engineers’ Technical Society. The objectives of the Society are to further interest in, and knowledge of, Railway Signalling and allied technical subjects principally, though not exclusively, as applied to London’s underground or other mass transit systems. Should you wish to know more about the Society then please contact our General Secretary.

Target audience

The website is intended for use by members of the Society and others interested in the Objectives of the Society.

Accessing our site

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.

Information about you and your visits to our site

We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Intellectual property rights

The intellectual property rights of all material published on our site is vested either in us or in the material originator. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

You may print off copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and may draw the attention of others within your organization to material posted on our site.

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 material on our site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining written permission from us to do so.

Reliance on information posted

Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

Our site changes regularly

We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

Disclaimer

The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy.

Links from our site or third party websites

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. The Society has no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. You are responsible for evaluating the accuracy and completeness of any information contained on the third party websites, and also the value and integrity of any goods and services offered by such websites.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our site 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 our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

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. You should ensure that you take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information from our Website.

Linking to our site

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, but 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 from any website that is not owned by you.

Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to the General Secretary.

Variations

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

Jurisdiction

Use of this website and interpretation of the associated terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales.

Your concerns

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact the General Secretary.

Thank you for visiting our site.

Revision 1.1
15 May 2012