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Privacy Policy

We regard your privacy as important. Information we collect from you, where you choose to provide it to us, enables us to send you information about information and services in which you register an interest as well as allowing access to the web site in general. By providing us with your information you consent to us processing it for this purpose.

We will not pass it on to any third party without prior consent and permission from the user.

The UK Whitegoods site does not automatically capture or store personal information, other than information that is automatically logged about visitors and which is used to produce statistics about the use of the site. The following types of information are automatically collected and stored about any visit:

The Internet domain and Internet Protocol (IP) address from which you access the site;

The type of Internet browser and the operating system of the computer you use to access the site;

The date and time you visit the site;

The pages you visit on the site;

If you linked to our site from another Web site, the address of that Web site;

If you linked to the site from a search engine, the address of that search engine and the search term you used.

This information is collected by our web server software and is only used for system administration and to provide statistics which is used to evaluate use of the site.

We do use cookies for collecting user information from the home page of the site but these cookies do not collect any personal information. They do allow users to use the site without the need to logon if so desired.

You will be asked for personal information if you wish to use our services (such as our weekly newsletter, information services or web forum or if you make a general enquiry or ask us to contact you). In each case we will only use the personal information you provide to deliver the services you have told us you wish to use. We will not provide your information to any other organisation unless that is your wish and this will not be done without your consent.

Links within this site to other web sites are not covered by this policy.

By submitting any information, you are consenting to its transfer outside the EEA (European Economic Area) as the nature of the internet prevents us from determining the route between your computer and our servers.

Terms and Conditions of Web Site Use

1. This web site is operated by UK Whitegoods Limited (The Owner) and is privately owned an operated.

2. Any user of the web site accepts unreservedly, by using the site, the terms and conditions for its use that are set out here. These terms include the legal jurisdiction within which any legal issues arising from the operation of the site may be addressed. Any person who does not wish to accept these terms and conditions or who knows, or ought to know, of any reason why these terms and conditions might not be capable of applying to their purposes, is not authorised to use this site. These terms apply to each and every visit that a user may make to this site.

3. Security:

3.1. In order to ensure that this Web site remains available to all users, the Owner may monitor network traffic to identify unauthorised attempts to upload or change information or to otherwise cause damage to the site. Anyone using this site expressly consents to such monitoring.

3.2. Unauthorised attempts to modify, alter, deface, destroy or corrupt any information stored on this site or this system, to defeat or circumvent any security features, to probe, scan or test for vulnerabilities, to breach security or authentication measures, to forge TCP/IP headers, to install or attempt to install unauthorised software, to mount Denial of Service attacks or to utilise this system for other than its intended purposes are expressly prohibited and may result in criminal prosecution.

3.3. Any possible criminal activity will be reported, together with any evidence which may be gathered, to the appropriate authorities.

4.1. Disclaimer of Liability

1. Every effort is made to provide useful, accurate and complete information. However, we cannot guarantee that there are no errors. The owner makes no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or adequacy of the contents of this site and expressly disclaims liability of any sort for errors and omissions in the contents of this site.

4.2. The Owner makes no warranty, expressed, implied or statutory, including, but not limited to, any warranty that third party rights or title have not been infringed, or any warranty of merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose.

4.3. No warranty of any sort is made with respect to the content of third party sites that have links from this site and all liability of every sort is expressly disclaimed.

4.4. The Owner is not liable in any circumstances for special, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, loss of data or loss of revenues or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with any use of the information or services available on this site.

5. Disclaimer of Endorsement

5.1. This site, and documents posted on it, may contain hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by other public and private organisations. The Owner does not guarantee the accuracy, relevance, usefulness, timeliness, or completeness of any linked information.

5.2. The inclusion of links or pointers to other sites is not intended to assign importance to those sites and the information contained in them, nor is it intended to endorse, recommend, or favour any views expressed, or commercial products or services offered on those sites, or the organisations sponsoring the sites, by trade name, trademark, manufacture, or otherwise.

5.3. Reference on this site to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the site's visitors, and does not constitute endorsement, recommendation, or favouring by the Owner or users.

5.4. The views expressed by any individual within the web forum are the views of that individual only and do not reflect or represent in any way the views of the Owner or any company or organisation unless explicitly stated otherwise.

6. Copyright

6.1. All content on this site, and all content of any documents provided to visitors or site users (in, for instance, newsletters) is the property of the Owner or author, unless stated otherwise.

6.2. No user may copy, modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, display, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, except with the express written agreement of the Owner.

6.3 This includes comments or postings within the web forums, they may not be reproduced or re-transmitted in any way shap or form without prior consent from the Owner or the author of the post. Misuse of information from these forums may give cause for criminal prosecution.

6.4 All brand logos and trademarks are the copyright of the respective owner and are used for informational purposes only.

7. Free services

The Owner provides a number of free services from its site, such as weekly newsletters, white papers, etc. There is no contract with the Owner for any free service, so no user can become a client by using any free service and the Owner is not liable to any user in any way resulting from use of any free service.

8. Forum Use

8.1. The use of certain forums may require that documentary evidence is produced to ascertain the requirement for use of those forums and the Owner reserves the right to deny access at any time without justification , cause or explanation.

8.2. The Owner accepts no liability for any postings made in the forums or anywhere else on the website and is not responsible for users comments.

9. Severability

If any of these terms is at any time held in any jurisdiction to be void, invalid or unenforceable, then it shall be treated as changed or reduced, only to the extent minimally necessary to bring it within the laws of that jurisdiction and to prevent it from being void and it shall be binding in that changed or reduced form. Subject to that, each provision shall be interpreted as severable and shall not in any way affect any other of these terms.

10. No Waiver

No waiver by the Owner, in exercising any right, power or provision hereunder shall operate as a waiver of any other right or of that same right at a future time; nor shall any delay in exercise of any power or right be interpreted as a waiver.

11. Governing Law

These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Scotland and the user explicitly accepts that only the law courts of Scotland have jurisdiction to deal with any matter arising from or in any way, whether directly or indirectly, related the use of this website and, accordingly, the user explicitly waives all and any rights to bring any action of any sort in relation to this web site in any court anywhere else in the world.

12. Reviews

The reviews section is entirely the opinion of the author and the Owner accepts no liability, implied or otherwise, for any reviews published.

13. Articles/Content

All articles and content are the express views of the author and the Owner accepts no liability implied or otherwise from these writings.

14. Username/Password

Access to this website is given to the account holder only and no other party when access to certain restricted areas is granted. Abuse of this and allowing others to use a login not supplied to them will lead to instant termination of that accounts rights. No discussions will be entered into and the webmaster's or site admin's decision in this matter is final.