Terms
of Use.

These Terms of Use ("Terms") govern your use of the Apec Limited (company number: 00851110) ("Apec") website (the "Website") which includes (if applicable) your access to the online catalogue of automotive brake parts ("Products") for use by the motor trade. By using the Website you are indicating your acceptance of these Terms. Apec may change the Terms at any time by putting amended Terms on the Website. If you do not accept these Terms please do not use this Website.

Accessing the Website
Apec does not guarantee that access to and use of the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free and Apec will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Apec reserves the right to withdraw or amend the Website without notice. From time to time Apec may suspend or restrict access to the Website in order to carry out repairs, maintenance or to introduce new facilities.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms.

From time to time, Apec may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or the entire Website, to users who have registered with Apec.

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of Apec's security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. Apec has the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by Apec, at any time, if in Apec's opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms.

You agree:

not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of the Website; and
not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt any part of the Website, any equipment or network on which the Website is stored, any software used in the provision of the Website; or any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

Hacking and Offences
You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Website. You must not attack our Website 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. Apec will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Website will cease immediately.

Apec 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 the Website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Intellectual Property
Apec is the owner or the licensee, as the case may be, of all intellectual property rights in the Website. This includes, without limitation, database rights, rights in designs, rights in know-how, patents and rights in inventions, whether registered or unregistered.

The information and images contained on the Website are the property of Apec or its licensors and are protected by copyright laws. All software used on this Website is the property of Apec or its software suppliers and is protected by copyright laws. The content of the Website may not be distributed, modified, reproduced in whole or in part without the prior written permission of Apec.

You acknowledge and accept that your use of the Website does not confer any title or right of ownership to the Website or the underlying software or databases, or any part of it, nor any intellectual property rights to or with regard to the Website, underlying software or databases.

The status of Apec (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on the Website must always be acknowledged.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Website for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on the Website. 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. You may not use any part of the materials on the Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from Apec or its licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of the Website in breach of these Terms, your right to use the Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

Information Gathering
You may not use any data gathering or data extraction tools, such as robots or web spiders, on the Website without the prior written permission of Apec.

Changes to the Website
Apec aims to update the Website regularly, and may change the content at any time. Any of the material on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and Apec is under no obligation to update such material.

Online Catalogue
You may browse for Products using the online catalogue. If you wish to enquire about or purchase any Product displayed in the online catalogue, please submit your query to us using our ["Contact Us"] form. Products cannot be purchased through the Website. If you purchase a Product offline, Apec's terms and conditions of supply will apply.

 

DISLAIMERS - PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY

This Website and its content is provided for use "as is". Apec makes no representations or warranties with respect to this Website, its contents and/or the Products and all warranties, express or implied, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for purpose relating to this Website, its contents and/or the Products are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Except as set out below, Apec does not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website and/or its content including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, loss of anticipated revenues, loss of business opportunities, loss of goodwill, loss of other data or damage to reputation. Nothing in these Terms shall operate to limit or exclude Apec's liability for:

death or personal injury caused by Apec's negligence;
for fraud (including, but not limited to, fraudulent misrepresentation).
Apec does not warrant that the information on the Website is accurate or complete and is not responsible for checking that information is accurate or complete.


Mention of third party products, services, companies and websites on the Website is for information purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation.

The Website may contain links to websites run by other organisations. While every effort is made to check the content and accuracy of the websites Apec links to, Apec takes no responsibility for information contained on websites maintained by other organisations or for action taken as a result of information contained on websites maintained by other organisations.

Privacy
Please review the privacy policy for information on how Apec collects and uses your personal information.

Framing
You may not frame the Website without Apec's prior written permission.

Severance
If any provision in these Terms is declared void or unenforceable by any court or other body of competent jurisdiction, or is otherwise rendered so by any applicable law, such provision shall to the extent of such invalidity or unenforceability be deemed severable and all other provisions of these Terms not affected by such invalidity or unenforceability shall remain in full force and effect.

Waiver
No delay or failure by Apec in enforcing any provision in these Terms shall be deemed to be a waiver or create a precedent or in any way prejudice Apec's rights under these Terms.

Jurisdiction and Governing Law
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about these Terms please contact us.