Except as set out below, references to “you”, “your” and “yours” are references to any person accessing this website (“the Website”).
References to “we”, “us” and “our” are references to Fortia Limited (“The Fortia Group”) or, when the context requires, companies owned by The Fortia Group.
The following Terms and Conditions (“the Terms and Conditions”) apply to your access to and use of this Website.
You are advised to read the Terms and Conditions carefully. By accessing this Website, you are deemed to have read and accepted the Terms and Conditions and agree to comply with them and any relevant regulatory restrictions governing the use of this Website. Please do not use the Website if you do not agree with them. We reserve the right to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time.
The material available on this Website is communicated by The Fortia Group. To the extent that material on this Website is directed at users in the EU, it is issued or approved by The Fortia Group.
This Website is not directed to, nor intended for distribution or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where the publication or availability of the information set out on this Website or such distribution or use would be contrary to local law or regulation. Any person or entity in such jurisdiction or country must not access this Website.
Fortia Limited trading as The Fortia Group is registered in the Republic of Ireland with the registered number 668696. Our registered office is 19 Elgin Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland.
Our VAT Number is IE3720208TH.
Intellectual property and acceptable use
In these terms and conditions, “Content” means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations, page layout, underlying code and software and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website, including any such content uploaded by Users. All Content included on the Website is the property of The Fortia Group or other relevant third parties. By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such Content is owned by The Fortia Group and is protected by copyright, trademarks, database rights and certain other intellectual property rights. All rights are reserved and nothing on the Website shall be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark, logo, service mark or any other Content displayed on the Website. If you wish to use any Content for any purpose other than those expressly provided for below, you must obtain prior written consent to do so.
You may, for your own personal, non-commercial use only, do the following: (a) retrieve, display and view the Content on a computer screen: (b) draw the attention of others to the Website and the Content; and (c) download or print off one paper copy of the Content.
Whilst The Fortia Group uses reasonable efforts to obtain information from sources that it believes to be reliable, to the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, The Fortia Group does not make any representations or warranties (whether express or implied) as to the accuracy, reliability, timeliness or completeness of any of the information or opinions on the Website.
You should neither rely nor act upon any of the information or opinions contained in this Website and, if you do, it will be entirely at your own risk. The information contained in this Website may become outdated. You should seek to verify any information you obtain from this Website before you use it.
The contents and opinions on the Website are provided by The Fortia Group for your personal use and informational purposes only and are subject to change, modification or correction without notice. We reserve the right to suspend, discontinue or prevent your access to this Website without notice.
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all liability in any event for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, losses, costs or expenses of any nature whatsoever and howsoever arising out of or in connection with your viewing, use or reliance, or the performance, of the Website or its contents (whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty or otherwise, even if foreseeable) and whether on our part or our agents or any other person or entity.
Notwithstanding any other provision of these Terms and Conditions, we do not attempt to exclude or limit our liability for our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or death or personal injury resulting from our negligence.
You are responsible for ensuring that your computer system meets all relevant technical specifications necessary to use the Website and is compatible with the Website. You also accept that The Fortia Group cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that any material available for downloading from the Website will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for taking sufficient precautions and performing virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for the accuracy of data input and output.
External sites & third parties
This Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of The Fortia Group. No Member of The Fortia Group assumes any responsibility whatsoever for the content of such Websites nor assumes any liability for any forms of loss or damage (including, without limitation, for any indirect or consequential losses) arising out of the use of such sites. The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.
No third party is permitted to link any other website to this Website without obtaining our prior written consent.
We make no representations whatsoever about any other websites that you may access through this Website or which may link to this Website. When you access any other website you understand that it is independent from this Website, that you access such external sites at your own risk and that we have no control over and are not responsible for the content or availability of that website or for any services or products which may appear on it. In addition, a link to any other site does not mean that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content, or the use of, such a website and we shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on or through any other web or resource. Any concerns regarding any external website should be directed to its respective site administrator or web master.
Copyright & trade marks
The design of this Website and its contents are protected by international copyright laws and other intellectual property right laws. The Fortia Group its affiliates or other third party licensors own copyright in the content of this Website, and trade marks used on this Website. You may only print, copy, download or temporarily store one or more of the pages of this Website for your own personal non-commercial use for information purposes, provided that you may not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices contained on the Website, and you may not otherwise modify, link to, copy, reproduce (in whole or part), republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute, by any means or in any manner, any material or information on or downloaded from the Website including but not limited to text, graphics, video, messages, code and/or software without our prior written consent. No other use of the design or content of the Website is permitted.
Prohibited uses of the Website
You must not use any part of the Content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so.
You must not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy, distribute or use for commercial purposes any Content without the prior written consent The Fortia Group.
You must not use the Website in any way which causes, or may cause, damage to the Website or interferes with any other person’s use or enjoyment of the Website.
You must not use the Website in any way which is harmful, unlawful, illegal, abusive, harassing, threatening or otherwise objectionable or in breach of any applicable law, regulation or order of any court or tribunal of competent jurisdiction or any rule of any national, regional or supra-national government body of any kind or description whatsoever.
You must not use the Website in any way for the purpose (directly or indirectly) of making, transmitting or storing electronic copies of any Content protected by copyright without The Fortia Group’s prior written consent and a licence to do so.
We may assign or subcontract any or all of our rights and obligations under these terms and conditions.
We may alter these terms and conditions from time to time and post the new version on the Website, your use of the Website is subject to the then-current terms. Please check them regularly to ensure you are familiar with them.
If any provision or term of these Terms and Conditions shall become or be declared illegal, invalid or unenforceable for any reason whatsoever, such term or provision shall apply with whatever deletion or modification is necessary so that the provision is legal, valid and enforceable and gives effect to the commercial intention of the parties or, to the extent it is not possible to so delete or modify the provision, it shall to the extent that it is illegal, invalid or unenforceable be deemed not to form part of these Terms and Conditions and the legality, validity and enforceability of the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall not be affected.
Any failure or delay by us enforcing an obligation or exercising a right, under this Agreement, does not amount to a waiver of that obligation or right or any other obligation or right.
You acknowledge that you have not accepted these Terms and Conditions in reliance on any statement or representation, except in so far as the representation has been incorporated into these Terms and Conditions. You irrevocably and unconditionally waive any right you may have to claim damages and/or to rescind these Terms and Conditions by reason of any misrepresentation (other than a fraudulent misrepresentation) not contained in these Terms and Conditions.
Governing law & Jurisdiction
Your use of this Website, including any transfer of information between it and your own equipment, and these Terms and Conditions, shall be governed in accordance with the laws of Ireland and the courts of Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of your use of this Website.
This Website is under the control and operation of The Fortia Group from Ireland. We make no representation that material on this Website is appropriate or available for use in other jurisdictions. Those who choose to access this Website from other jurisdictions do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws. For guidance relating to your specific situation you are advised to contact your local legal adviser.