Website Terms and Conditions
Last updated March 2018
The Terms and Conditions encompass the combined UK brands;
- Gas Direct Limited
- Gas Direct Cymru Cyfyngedig
- SIG Industrial Gases Limited
The Terms & Conditions are written from the perspective of Gas Direct Limited, but shall in all cases, include Gas Direct Cymru Cyfyngedig, SIG Industrial Gases Limited, its subsidiaries and any affiliated joint venture companies and business partners. Use of this site constitutes agreement to these terms, conditions, and restrictions.
Subject to these terms, conditions, and restrictions, Gas Direct Limited (“Gas Direct”) grant to each user of this site a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use, and display this site and the information presented on this site. No user shall attempt to interfere with the operation of this site in any way. For purposes of these terms, conditions and restrictions, other communication media employed in conjunction with use of this site, including telephone and video augmentation, shall be deemed to be part of this site and the information provided in such other communication media shall be deemed to be information presented on this site. This site is not intended for use by any natural person under eighteen years of age and no license to use the site is granted to such persons.
Who We Are.
Gas Direct maintains this site for itself and as a convenience for it’s affiliates and agents, and for customers of it’s affiliates, agents and distributors. Such users may use this site for quotation requests or for other informational needs. This site is provided by Gas Direct primarily for sharing common product information and website resources. Unless expressly stated otherwise, this site is not intended to establish any new or additional privity of contract, or agency or other relationship between Gas Direct and such users or any other party. No agency, employment, or franchise relationship with Gas Direct is being created through use of this site.
Nature of the Information.
The information and functionality contained in this site has been provided as a convenience and, in some cases, is provided by outside sources. This site has been supplied upon the condition that you will make your own determination as to the suitability of information contained in this site before use and that you have the proper qualifications or expertise to properly evaluate and use that information. None of the information presented on this site is intended as legal or tax advice; competent legal or tax advisors should be consulted as required. Although we attempt to make all information accurate at the time it is posted to the site, we cannot guarantee or warrant completeness or accuracy, or that information will be updated. We make no representation that the information contained on the site is appropriate or available for use in all countries, and access to information from places where the site’s contents are illegal is prohibited. Your local Gas Direct contact can assist you with the availability of our products and services. We may, in our sole discretion and at any time, change site content or these terms, conditions and restrictions, or modify or discontinue this site or specific portions of it, without notice. Subsequent re-use of this site shall be deemed an agreement to any previously revised terms, conditions, and restrictions.
Product Safety Information.
Gas Direct maintain material safety data sheets (SDS) on all their respective chemical products. You are urged to obtain copies of the relevant SDS before using these products to enhance the protection of your employees and customers against any known health or safety hazards described in those SDS. Gas Direct strive to make safety a top priority. Therefore, do not hesitate to contact us to discuss any safety aspects of these products. Certain areas of this site have been designed to provide online safety or process training or advice. In all, cases, such training, or advice is based only on the specific factual information provided to us; the scope of our training or advice is limited to the scope of coverage and limiting assumptions and premises identified in our response.
Applicable Law & Jurisdiction.
Those who access this site do so on their own initiative and at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws applicable to them. Any action related to these Website Terms and Conditions and/or use of this site shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English law, and the parties irrevocably submit to the exclusive Jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
For your convenience, this site contains hyperlinks to other websites unrelated to Gas Direct or its Affiliates. If you use these links, you will leave this site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices, security, or content of any such linked sites. Links to other sites do not imply that Gas Direct endorses, approves, or sponsors any information available at the linked site or any products or services that may be sold there, nor is Gas Direct or its Affiliates liable for any damage that might result from your use of such information, products, or services. We make no representations about the hyperlinks that other parties may appear to have to this site, but which are not active links to the most current information.
Contents of Website – Disclaimer.
The materials in this site (including any graphics) and any materials made available through this site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. With respect to the materials in this site, Gas Direct disclaim, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, all implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement. Gas Direct does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability or otherwise. The materials in this site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. These materials could become inaccurate because of developments occurring after the respective dates such materials are put on to the site. Gas Direct undertake no obligation to keep such information current. Certain links in this site may link you to other sites on the world wide web. Because Gas Direct has no control through this site on the use or nature of either third-party links or hyperlinks to third-party sites, Gas Direct is not responsible for the contents of any linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. Gas Direct are not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. Gas Direct is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply a referral by, or an endorsement by Gas Direct of, the linked site. Gas Direct also makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to such links or linked sites, nor warrant the results to be obtained from using such links or linked sites for any purpose, including for the purchase of any goods or services.
Operation of Website – Disclaimer.
Gas Direct endeavours to maintain this site and its operation, but is not, and cannot be, responsible for the results of any defects that may exist in the site or its operation. As to the operation of this site, Gas Direct expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Gas Direct makes no warranty that: (i) the operation of the site will meet your requirements; (ii) access to the site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, free of viruses or other harmful components, or free of errors; (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the site will be accurate or reliable; or (iv) defects will be corrected. You (and not Gas Direct) assume the entire cost of all servicing, repair or correction that may be necessary for your computer equipment and software because of any viruses, errors or other problems you may have as a result of visiting this site.
Limitation of Liability.
Under no circumstances shall Gas Direct be liable for any damages or injury, including any direct, indirect, consequential, special, incidental or punitive damages that may result from the use of, or the inability to use, this site or the materials in this site, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this site or the information available in this site. Gas Direct shall not be liable even if Gas Direct or an authorized representative of Gas Direct or an affiliate has been advised of the possibility of such damages. These include, but are not limited to, damages or injury caused by error, omission, interruption, defect, failure of performance, hardware or software failures, delay in operation or transmission, line failure or computer virus or other harmful component, the use of information on this site, availability of resources to service the applications on this site, or force majeure events.
Limitations as to Website Disclaimers and Liability.
Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. However, in no event shall the total liability of Gas Direct, its affiliates or contractors to you for damages, losses and causes of action, whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise, exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this site.
Any information or material sent through this site to Gas Direct will be deemed not to be confidential or proprietary (except that personal data shall be governed by our privacy statement), unless sent pursuant to a separate written confidentiality agreement duly executed by both parties. By sending to Gas Direct copyrighted, confidential or proprietary information without a confidentiality agreement, you: (i) agree to transfer ownership of such information, including any copyright therein, to Gas Direct without further compensation; (ii) have automatically granted to Gas Direct, without further agreement or compensation, an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and distribute such information; and (iii) agree that Gas Direct and its Affiliates are free to use such information, including any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques, for any purpose.
Gas Direct Limited, Gas Direct Cymru Cyfyngedig and SIG Industrial Gases Limited are subsidiaries of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (“Air Products”). Air Products owns the copyright for all the material on this site or has a valid right from a third party to use material on this site. Trademarks and trade names belonging to Air Products, or its Affiliates are protected under the laws of various jurisdictions and have been registered in various countries where registration is legally required or considered to be beneficial. No part of this site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, except that you may download one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you keep intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices on the materials. Any modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of copyright and other proprietary rights of Air Products and its Affiliates. The use of any such material on any other site or computer network without the prior written consent of Air Products or its Affiliates, as applicable, is prohibited. Permission to link to our information will not be granted to a site that frames or otherwise presents our information in a manner that does not attribute such information to us. Your use of the trademarks, service marks and trade names on this site in any manner other than as authorized in these terms, conditions, and restrictions, or as authorized in writing by Air Products or its Affiliates, is strictly prohibited. Presentation of information in this site is not intended to confer any proprietary or other rights in our trademarks, tradenames, copyrights, patents or other proprietary rights or information nor is it intended to infringe patent rights or other intellectual property rights held by others. Linking to other sites does not imply that Air Products or the linked site has any legal authorization to any trademark, trade name, logo, or copyright of the other.