Terms of website use
Unauthorised use of this site may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
Information about me
This site is a site operated by me, Dr Edward Draper, High Green, Sheffield, S35 4DE, UK.
Accessing this site
Access to this site is permitted on a temporary basis, and I reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service I provide on this site without notice (see below). I will not be liable if for any reason this site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, I may restrict access to some parts of this site, or the entire site, to users who have registered with it.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to this site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access this site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
Intellectual property rights
I am the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in this site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from this site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on this 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.
My status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on this site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the materials on this site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from me or my licensors.
Reliance on information posted
Commentary and other materials posted on this site are not intended to be professional or other advice on which reliance should be placed, nor are they intended to be advice concerning the products or services manufactured or sold by me. Any information or materials found on this site are used entirely at your own risk and it is your responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information described or available through this site meet your specific requirements. I, therefore, disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to this site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
Our site changes regularly
I aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, I may suspend access to this site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on this site may be out of date at any given time, and I am under no obligation to update such material.
The material displayed on this site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, I and third parties connected to me 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 this 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 for 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, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
This does not affect my liability for death or personal injury arising from my negligence, nor my liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Information about you and your visits to my site
Uploading material to this site
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to this site, or to make contact with other users of this site, you must comply with the content standards set out in our acceptable use policy. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you indemnify me for any breach of that warranty.
Any material you upload to this site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and I have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. I also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to this site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
I 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 this site.
I have the right to remove any material or posting you make on this site if, in my opinion, such material does not comply with the content standards set out in my acceptable use policy.
Viruses, hacking and other offences
You must not misuse this 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 this site, the server on which this site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to this site. You must not attack this site 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. I will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and I will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this site will cease immediately.
I 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 this site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
No linking to our site
You may not link to this home page or any other page of this site without my prior written consent.
If you wish to make a link to this site or to any use of material on this site other than that set out in these terms and conditions, please address your request to Edward@EdwardDraper.Online.
Links from this site
Where this site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. I have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them or for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites. You should always exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to each website that you visit.
Jurisdiction and applicable law
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to this site.
If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact Edward@EdwardDraper.Online.