- ISW Directory Terms & Conditions
ISW Directory Terms & Conditions
Terms for the of Nagalro Online Directory of Independent Social Workers
1. Use of the site
Our website and the Directory are directed exclusively at persons and commercial enterprises in the United Kingdom. If you are not resident in the United Kingdom DO NOT USE THIS SITE. We reserve the right to refuse to permit you access to all or part of the site without reason.
2. Intellectual Property
2.1 All copyright, database rights and all other intellectual property rights in the Directory, the arrangement thereof and the design, text, logos, graphics and other material in the Directory or on our website and the selection and arrangement thereof is the property of NAGALRO.
2.2 No part of the Directory or any designs, text, logos, graphics or other material appearing on our website may be used or reproduced in any way without our prior written consent with the exception of downloading and printing such material for your own personal non commercial use for off line viewing. Personal non-commercial use means that you may not sell, resell, retransmit or otherwise make the material available in any manner or in any media to any third party.
2.3 All trade marks, product names and company names or logos used in the Directory or otherwise on our website are our property or that of a third party who has licensed the use to us. No permission is given by us or any third party in respect of the use of any such trade marks, get-up, product names, company names, logos or titles and such use may constitute an infringement of the holder’s rights.
3. Our Liability
3.1 We do not warrant or represent that access to the Directory or any part of it will be uninterrupted, reliable or fault free nor that its contents will be accurate, complete or reliable. Although we will take reasonable precautions we cannot guarantee that downloaded material from our web-site will be free of viruses or other harmful elements.
3.2 Prior to including a member in the Directory, NAGALRO will undertake the following steps:
- Verification of the social work qualification of the member recognised by the General Social Care Council;
- Obtain evidence of a clear Enhanced Disclosure completed by the Criminal Records Bureau within the three years prior to inclusion of that member in the directory;
- The taking up of two professional references.
These checks are undertaken for NAGALRO’s own purposes in order for it to satisfy itself as to the suitability of the member. NAGALRO does not however make any representation to the user of the Directory as to the suitability of any candidate for the purposes of any project to be undertaken. The user must satisfy itself as to the suitability of a candidate and should take up their own references and take such other steps as they consider appropriate to satisfy themselves as to the suitability of the candidate.
3.3 As we do not make any charge for the use by you of the Directory, we are unable to accept and hereby exclude any and all liability (whether arising in contract, tort or otherwise and whether or not due to our negligence) which we may otherwise have to you relating to your use of the Directory or any other part of our website or otherwise in connection with the Directory or our website including without limit liability as a result of any technical, factual, textual or typographical inaccuracies, errors or omissions on or relating to our website or any information or statement in our Directory, the unavailability of the Directory (or any part of it) or any misrepresentation on or relating to our website or the Directory (other than a fraudulent misrepresentation made by us or on our behalf)
3.4 Without prejudice to the generality of any other provision hereunder, you agree that we shall have no liability for indirect or consequential losses, loss of data, income or profits or damages for loss of or damage to property.
3.5 You agree that each of the limitations contained in these conditions is reasonable having regard to the nature of the Directory, the fact that we do not charge you for the use of the Directory and given the fact that when you purchase information, goods or services from persons listed in the Directory you will enter into a separate contract with the provider of services in each case.
3.6 None of the exclusions or limitations in these conditions shall exclude or restrict our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or shall affect any statutory rights which are not capable of being excluded.
3.7 Each of the exclusions or limitations in these conditions shall be construed as a separate, and severable, provision. If any provision of these conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable but would be valid or enforceable if some part of the provision were deleted, the provision in question shall apply with such modification(s) as may be necessary to make it valid.
4. Agreement with Service Providers
Users of the Directory do so at their own risk. We do not buy or sell goods or services as principal or agent and accept no responsibility for the quality or suitability of any goods or service, their timely provision, or the credit worthiness or good standing of any supplier of services listed in the Directory. Your rights and remedies will be governed by your agreement with the service provider. We will however look into any complaint that we receive concerning any person in the Directory and take what we consider to be the appropriate action.
5. Changes to these conditions
We reserve the right at any time without notice to revise the content of the Directory and these conditions. Any changes to these conditions will be posted on our website and by continuing to use the Directory following any such change you will signify that you agree to be bound by the revised terms and conditions of use.
We reserve the right in our sole discretion to deny users access to the Directory or any part of our website without notice and to decline to provide the Directory to any user that is in breach of these conditions.
7. Rights of Third Parties
Nothing in these terms and conditions confers any right on any person other than NAGALRO and the user, pursuant to the Contract (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
8. Law and jurisdiction
These terms and conditions (and any dispute, proceedings or claim of whatever nature arising out of or in any way relating to them or their formation) shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with English law and, for these purposes, the parties irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of English courts.