This page states the terms and conditions under which you may use www.british-gypsum.com
("the Website"). Please read this page carefully. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, please leave the Website immediately. By accessing and using the Website you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by these terms and conditions and you re-affirm that acceptance every time you access the Website.
This Agreement is between British Gypsum of Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 6HX ("British Gypsum", "us" or "we") and you. It is a legal document which sets out your rights and obligations and those of British Gypsum in relation to your access to and use of the Website British Gypsum is a company registered in England. This Agreement is governed and construed in accordance with English law. British Gypsum and you each submit to the jurisdiction of the English courts in relation to disputes arising out of this Agreement.
Browse at your own risk
Please note that you access and use the Website at your own risk. British Gypsum assumes no responsibility for any other information or opinion contained in any other website to which the Website has links and if you access any such linked websites, you do so at your own risk. The Website is accessed via the world-wide web ("WWW") which is independent of British Gypsum. Your use of the WWW is at your own risk and subject to all applicable national and international laws and regulations. British Gypsum has no responsibility for any information or services obtained by you on the WWW.
The web site and its contents are protected by copyright under international laws and such copyright and any other rights in the Website and its contents are owned by or licensed to British Gypsum. Unless we state otherwise, you may use, view, download, copy or print textual or graphic content of the Website provided that it is for your personal, non-commercial use only and provided that you do not change or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices. The name and logo of British Gypsum Limited is a registered trademark of British Gypsum Ltd in the UK and in other countries. Other product and company names mentioned on the Website may be the registered trademarks of their respective owners.
The contents of the Website may not be reproduced or disseminated in part or in whole without the prior written consent of British Gypsum and you may not use, adapt or distribute it or create derivative works from it for any commercial purpose.
In addition, you may not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website nor may you attempt to decipher, de-compile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Website.
If any part of the Website requests or permits you to post or forward material to or via the Website, such material must not (and you hereby agree and confirm that it shall not) infringe any intellectual property rights or any other rights of third parties, nor be obscene, defamatory or abusive to any other user, person or entity nor contain viruses or other computer programming routines or engines which damage or interfere with any system, data or information and you acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the form, content and accuracy of any such material.
You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the form, content and accuracy of any CV or material contained therein placed by you on the Website.
We will not be liable to you or any third party for any consequential loss or damage (such as any loss of data, profit, revenue or business) howsoever caused (whether arising out of any negligence or breach of this Agreement or otherwise), even if that loss or damage was foreseeable by us, or the possibility of it was brought to our attention.
We exclude to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) whether in contract, tort (including liability for negligence) or otherwise for the accuracy, reliability, suitability, quality or completeness of the Website (in respect of which we make no warranties or representations) or otherwise resulting from your access to and use of the Website.
The information contained in the Website should not be relied upon as a basis for any decision.
The Website and the materials on the Website are provided on an "as is" and an "as available" basis and (to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws) we make no and exclude all warranties and representations of any kind whether express or implied.
We make no claims that any material contained in the Website may be lawfully viewed or downloaded outside of England and Wales. Access to such materials may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Website from outside England or Wales, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
Computer Viruses and Errors
Whilst we will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website does not contain or promulgate any errors, viruses, other malicious code or harmful components and will be uninterrupted we make no warranty or representation that this will be the case. However it is recommended that you should virus check all materials downloaded from the Website and regularly check for the presence of viruses, other malicious code and harmful components.
We exclude to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury) in connection with any damage or loss caused by errors, computer viruses, other malicious code or harmful components originating or contracted from the Website and any interruptions in the running of the Website.
British Gypsum reserves the right to vary the terms and conditions of this Agreement from time to time. Such variations become effective immediately upon the posting of the varied Agreement on the Website. By continuing to use the Website you will be deemed to accept such variations. You should visit this page periodically to review the terms and conditions of this Agreement because they are binding on you.
British Gypsum reserves the right to make subsequent changes to, modify, supplement, move or delete portions of or add to the Website at any time with or without notice.
In the event that any term of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of this Agreement shall remain valid and enforceable.
No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.
We may automatically gather information about you such as what areas of the Website you visit most often and what services you access. In some instances, such as when you sign up to use a service which is available on the Website, for example the recruitment service, we may need specific information about you, including without limitation, your name, postal address, email address and/or your telephone number (collectively "Information"). By submitting such Information to us, you will be treated as having given your permission for the use and processing of such Information as set out in this policy.
Use of the Information by Us
The Information may be used by us to help us determine what services are most beneficial for our users and how we can continually create a better Website for our users. We may also use the Information to make you aware of services that may be of interest to you or to contact you regarding changes to the Website.
Unless you request otherwise, the Information may also be used by us from time to time for marketing any British Gypsum goods, services and merchandising and any third party goods and services available from us which we think will be of particular interest to you. The Information will allow us to identify potential customers and to administer promotional campaigns, including selling or promotions to individuals by direct marketing methods. The Information you provide on the recruitment page will be held and processed for the purpose of the recruitment process of British Gypsum and any of its subsidiary or affiliated companies.
Transfer of the Information
The Information may be transferred to other British Gypsum subsidiary or affiliated companies around the world who will use the Information only for the purposes as set out above. We will try to ensure that the Information is protected adequately wherever possible even where countries to which it is transferred do not have laws to protect personal data.
We may need to transfer the Information to countries outside the European Economic Area ("EEA"). Please contact us as set out below if you wish to know details of the countries involved.
We may also forward the Information to a third party recruitment agency. Should the Information be forwarded to such a third party recruitment agency, they will use the Information for the purposes of contacting you both in relation to the specific job you forwarded the Information for and also for other similar jobs.
The Information will be controlled by British Gypsum and will be retained for as long as is reasonably necessary.
We will not disclose the Information to any other party or for any other purposes without your consent unless there is an emergency situation which requires it or we are required to do so by law.
Keeping our records accurate
We aim to keep all Information we hold about you as accurate and up to date as possible. If you would like to review or change the details you have supplied us with, please contact us as set out below.
Site Tracking & Cookies
We use site tracking to monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop the design and layout of the Website and the websites of any British Gypsum subsidiary or affiliated companies to better meet the needs of customers and visitors to those websites. See the 'What cookies do we use?' page for further information about cookies used and our EU cookie law compliance.
All Information will be kept confidential through the use of our secure server software. This means that Information can only be exchanged between you, us and any third party who we decide to transfer the Information to for the purposes detailed above. Furthermore as required by the Data Protection Act 1998 we follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of Information which you have given to us, to prevent unauthorised access.
We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other web sites even if you access them using links from the Website and recommend that you check the policy of each site you visit.
If at any time you have any questions or concerns about our privacy commitment or would like to contact us for any other reason, please go to the contact section of the web site.