Unless otherwise stated, we or our licensors, own the intellectual property rights in our websites and material on our websites. Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
You must not:
We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our websites, or indeed entire websites, at our discretion.
We welcome submissions to our websites.
You may create, edit and delete content on our websites by using our Content Management System.
Your submissions to our websites must relate to products, services or technical information relevant to the UK built environment or environmental engineering sectors.
You must only use our Content Management System to edit and create entries that relate directly to your company or organisation, or a company that you are authorised to act for as an agent.
Your content submissions must comply with the "acceptable use" and "submissions" provisions below.
To make a content submission, you must register on this website. We will provide you with a user ID and password. You must ensure that your user ID and password are kept confidential. You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account or password. You are responsible for any activity on our websites arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure. You must not use any other person's user ID and password to access our websites unless you have that person's express permission to do so. We may disable your user ID and password in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
You must keep your content up-to-date using our Content Management System.
Generally, your submissions will be automatically processed within 24 hours1 working day following receipt.
Making your use of the CMS enjoyable means we need to install updates and do general diagnosis and maintenance of the CMS. We will try to do scheduled maintenance during times when we anticipate that online use is lower than normal.
We may also need to be able to do emergency maintenance and/or suspend access to the servers where, in our reasonable discretion, we see the need to do that. We will try to have the CMS available again as soon as we think it is safe to do so.
Our content management website allows you to make free submissions.
We may delete free directory submissions at any time in our sole discretion with or without notice to you.
In addition to free submissions, we provide a paid submission service.
The applicable submission charges will be as set out on our websites from time to time. All submission charges stated on our websites are stated exclusive of VAT.
You must pay to us the submission charges in respect of submissions in accordance with agreed payment terms.
We may vary submission charges from time to time by posting new charges on our websites. However, such variations will not affect submissions that have already been paid for.
You must not use our websites in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the websites or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the websites; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You must not use our websites to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.
You must not use data collected from our websites or our directory for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).
You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your submissions in any existing or future media. You also grant to us the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
Your submissions must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or us or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
Your submissions (and their publication on our websites) must not:
Your submissions must be appropriate and accord with generally accepted standards of etiquette and behaviour on the internet.
You must not submit to our websites any submissions that are or have ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
We reserve the right to edit or remove any material submitted to our websites, or stored on our servers, or hosted or published upon our websites.
We reserve the right to discontinue our website services (and the publication of our websites) at any time in our sole discretion with or without notice.
We will refund to you such portion of your payment as related to any period after the discontinuance of our website services.
Save as provided in this Section 8, you will not be entitled to any refund upon the discontinuance of our website services.
You acknowledge that some of the information published on our websites is submitted by users, and that we do not always review, approve or edit such information. We do not warrant the completeness or accuracy of the information published on our websites; nor do we commit to ensuring that our websites remain available or that the material on our websites is kept up-to-date.
You acknowledge that:
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our websites and the use of our websites (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).
We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.
We are not responsible if you cannot access the Content Management System properly or at all because of any event outside our control, for example (without limitation) the performance of your or our ISP, your browser or the Internet.
The Content Management System is built using software and is being continually developed and improved. Although we rigorously test our software before new releases are made, we cannot guarantee that the Content Management System will be error free, available all the time and/or free from viruses. We will endeavour to minimise Content Management System downtime wherever possible and to fix any reported bugs as quickly as possible.
We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.
We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.
You agree to the publication of comments, reviews and/or feedback relating to you, by others, on our websites. You acknowledge that such comments, reviews and/or feedback may be critical or defamatory or otherwise unlawful; and you agree that you will not hold us liable in respect of any such comments, reviews and/or feedback, irrespective of whether we are aware or ought to have been aware of such comments, reviews and/or feedback.
Where we suspend or prohibit or block your access to our websites or a part of our websites, you must not take any action to circumvent such suspension or prohibition or blocking (including without limitation creating and/or using a different account).
Our websites include hyperlinks to other websites owned and operated by third parties. These links are not recommendations. We have no control over the contents of third party websites, and we accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
All content included on our websites, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of ESI or its content suppliers and is protected by United Kingdom and international copyright, authors' rights and database right laws. All software used on this website is the property of ESI, our affiliates or our software suppliers and is protected by United Kingdom and international copyright and author' rights laws.
ESI, ESI.info, External Works, Building Design, Interior Design, Building Services and Enviropro and our logos are trade marks belonging to us. We give permission for the use of these trade marks to create links to our websites from your website if you are featured on our websites or use our websites to source products and services relating to the built environment or environmental engineering sectors.
The other registered and unregistered trade marks or service marks on our websites are the property of their respective owners. Unless stated otherwise, we do not endorse and are not affiliated with any of the holders of any such rights and as such we cannot grant any licence to exercise such rights.
We are registered with under the Data Protection Act 1998 and have given all appropriate notifications to the Information Commissioner.
The full name of our company is Environmental Standard Indexes Ltd.
We are registered in Scotland under company number SC173665.
Our registered address is:
12 E&F Timberbush
Our VAT number is GB 716 9731 11.
You can contact us at the following email address: email@example.com
Environmental Standard Indexes Ltd, 2016