Legal

This page, together with the documents it refers to, details the terms on which you may make use of our website www.ecs.co.uk. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our site.

Information about us

www.ecs.co.uk is operated by ECS Europe Limited and the ECS group of companies. ECS is a trading name of ECS Europe Ltd, registered in Scotland under company number SC357435. Our registered office is at Park View House, 6 Woodside Place, Charing Cross, Glasgow G3 7QF. Our VAT number is 981542894.

Accessing our site

Access to our site is made available on an ‘as-is’ basis, and we may withdraw or amend the content of the site, or the site itself, without notice, at any time. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material. We will not be liable if, for any reason, our site is unavailable at any time, or for any period.

Intellectual property rights

We are the owner, or the licensee, of all intellectual property rights in our site and in the material published on it. The content on our site is protected by copyright laws and other intellectual property laws. All such rights are reserved. You are permitted to use our site and the material and content contained in it for private and internal purposes only. You are not permitted to copy or ‘scrape’ any of the content from our site, or to do anything which might prevent the website from working properly (e.g. a denial of service attack), or use the site or any content from our site for business or commercial purposes.

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 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 liability

We expressly exclude all warranties, which may otherwise be implied by law in so far as we are legally entitled to do so. We do not limit our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or fraud. Subject to the foregoing, we exclude liability for (i) any indirect or consequential losses; (ii) loss of data; (iii) any loss you suffer from using our site (including the content on our site) or any sites linked to from our site; and/or (iv) any inability to use our site.

Information about you and your visits to our site

When completing an enquiry form on our site, you may be required to provide us with some of your personal information, such as your name, email and other contact details. Any personal information collected by us shall be handled and processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and shall only be used by the ECS group of companies served by the ECS website for the purpose of responding to your enquiry. Please rest assured we shall not pass your personal information on to third parties without asking your permission first or without a legally valid request (except when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary). We will keep your information for a reasonable period for the above purposes. Once your personal information is no longer required, we will delete it from our records.

If we go through a period of transition that involves selling or buying any business or assets, we may disclose your personal information to the prospective seller or buyer. If we, or all of our assets are acquired, the data we hold may be one of the transferred assets.

All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers based in the UK and is not transferred outside the EEA. The transmission of information via the Internet, unfortunately, is not completely secure, and any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to help prevent unauthorized access.

Our website also makes limited use of cookies - small information files sent out automatically by the website and then stored on your computer. Cookies collect information for us on user activity to allow us to improve the performance of the site and to help you use the site. You can choose not to accept cookies, but this may prevent certain features from working fully. If cookies are disabled, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to benefit from all the services offered by our site. Unless you choose to disable cookies, we shall take the view that you have consented to the use of cookies.

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.

Linking to our site

You may link to our home page only. You must do this 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. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission, without notice. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.

Links from our site

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of these sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Governing Law

These terms of use shall be interpreted and governed in accordance with Scottish law. Should any dispute arise in relation to your use of our site, or these terms, the Scottish courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over such a dispute.

Variation

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. It is your responsibility to check our terms, and take note of any changes we make, as they are binding on you.

Queries

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact enquiries[at]ecs.co[dot]uk.

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