Although we take great care in selecting the trade professionals and suppliers that we promote, safelocaltrades.com cannot accept any liability in respect of any contract or other agreement entered into between the general public and safelocaltrades.com’s members and therefore any relationship entered into is purely between the public and the trade professional. At no point is a contract formed between safelocaltrades.com and the general public.
This website provides you with free and easy access to reputable and trustworthy trade professionals. If you use any of our members, we ask that you please provide feedback.
1. Terms of Website Use
2. Information About Use
safelocaltrades.com is a website operated by safelocaltrades.com Limited (We), registered in England and Wales under company number 05124234. Our registered office is at 5 Flag Business Exchange, Vicarage Farm Road, Peterborough PE1 5TX.
3. Explanation of terms used
In this agreement, ‘the Company” means safelocaltrades.com; ‘the Customer’ is a person, persons, companies or other organisations using the Services of the Company; ‘the Website’ is the web space, pages and the contents and graphics contained here; ‘the Service’ is a service promoting trade professionals and their services through the Website in specified trade categories covering geographical locations; ‘the Member’ is the trade professional.
4. Accessing our Website
Access to our Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the services we provide on our Website without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict some parts of our Website, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.
5. Our Site Changes Regularly
We aim to update our Website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our Website, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
6. Reliance on Information Posted
Commentary and other materials posted on our Website are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any advisor to our Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
7. Your Data and Activities
7.1 You are solely responsible for the information that you enter on the Website and you agree to provide true, accurate, current and complete information when providing details to the Company. You agree not to impersonate any other person or entity or to use a false name or a name that you are not authorised to use.
7.2 Your information and activities on the Website must not be false, inaccurate or misleading, offensive, menacing, abusive, defamatory, or in breach of copyright, confidence, privacy or any other rights.
7.3 You hereby acknowledge that the Company, at its absolute discretion, shall be entitled to edit, modify or remove any part or parts of your information which it considers to be in breach of any of the provisions of these terms and conditions.
8. Intellectual Property Rights
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
9. Information About You
10. Disclaimer - Customer
10.1 You acknowledge that the selection of a Member through the Service that we offer and the negotiation of the terms of any work to be performed by the Member you have selected is your responsibility. The Company makes no warranty regarding any goods or services purchased or obtained through an introduction made via its Website or the Services or any transactions entered into through its Website.
10.2 Whilst the Company shall use its reasonable endeavours to do so, it does not guarantee to be able to find a Member suitable for undertaking a job whether by reason of skill, geographical restrictions or otherwise.
10.3 The Company provides no guarantee that a Member who has been passed details of a job will contact the Customer.
11. Disclaimer – Trade Professional
11.1 We do not make any representation or endorsement of the creditworthiness or value of any visitor to the Website who contacts you as a result of your entry on the Website.
11.2 We accept no liability for any transactions which take place between you and visitors to the Website nor do we accept any responsibility or liability for any loss suffered by you or any of your Customers or any other person arising out of your entry on the Website, howsoever caused.
11.3 The Company relies on the Customer to specify and describe their job requirements. The Company makes no warranty for the accuracy or completeness or any information provided by the Customer.
11.4 The Company makes no guarantee to any Member who has subscribed to this Service that they will be contacted by a Customer.
11.5 You agree to indemnify us for any loss we suffer as a result of any action brought against us as a result of your entry on the Website, the material contained therein or any service or product supplied by you. We do not accept any liability for any feedback posted on the Website from people who engage you through the Website.
12.1 Should a Customer have a grievance with any Member, they must in the first instance try to resolve it directly with the Member concerned and feedback the results to the Company.
12.2 The Company may at its sole discretion and without being under legal obligation to do so, investigate any grievances held by Members and may discuss any investigation with all involved parties, however there are only three possible outcomes of a grievance investigation:
12.2.1 A Member may be allowed to continue using the Service;
12.2.2 A Member may be suspended from using the Service for a period of time, at the discretion of the Company;
12.2.3 A Member may be banned indefinitely from using the Service.
12.3 You hereby agree to release the Company from any damages or claims (including punitive, consequential and incidental damages) of every kind or nature, suspected and unsuspected, known and unknown, and disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of, or in any way, connected with such disputes.
13. General Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
13.1 The material displayed on our Website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, and third parties connected to us hereby exclude:
13.1.1 all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute;
- any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by you in connection with our Website or in connection with the use, inability or use, or results of the use of our Website, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including without limitation any liability for:
- loss of income or revenue;
- loss of business;
- loss of profits or contracts;
- loss of anticipated savings;
- loss of goodwill;
- wasted management or office time; and
- for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.
13.2 This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
14. Governing Law
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.