Earth-Electrician – Terms of Website Use

This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website www.earth-electrician.co.uk (“our site”), whether as a guest or registered electrician. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our site. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our site.


Information about us
www.earth-electrician.co.uk is a site operated by Clifton Bartley ("We" or “us”).  Our main trading address is earth-electrician , Unit 693, 109 Vernon House, Friar Lane, Nottingham NG1 6DQ. We are a sole trader.
To contact us, please email earth-electrician@outlook.com or telephone our customer service line on 0115 867 8631.


Accessing our site
Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.
We will determine, at our sole discretion, whether there has been a breach of these terms of website use through your use of our site. When a breach of these terms has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate which, where relevant, may include the temporary or permanent revocation of your registration (where applicable).


Intellectual property rights
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it.  Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.  All such rights are reserved.
You may print off copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your reference and your organisation’s reference only and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.
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.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors or advertisers) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the materials on our site other than as authorised by these terms of use without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.


Reliance on information posted
The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.
On our site, we provide contact details of electricians who have registered with our site (“Electricians”). We have undertaken no investigations into the quality of goods and services provided by any Electricians nor have we investigated the Electricians themselves. The presence of an Electrician’s details on our website in no way constitutes an endorsement from us nor constitutes any relationship of agency between us and the Electrician.
We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility whatsoever arising from any reliance placed on material posted on our site by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.


Our site changes regularly
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site (including the contents of any advertisement placed on our site) may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.


Our liability
The material displayed on our site 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 expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
  • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any person in connection with our site (including in relation to the goods and services referred to on it) or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, 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 data;
    • 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.
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.

For the avoidance of doubt, our site provides contact details for Electricians only. Any contract entered into for services (whether as detailed on our site or otherwise) is made between you and the relevant Electrician. We are not responsible whatsoever for the services provided by any Electrician contacted using details from our site and we shall not be liable for any loss or damage howsoever occurring which is suffered by you in relation to any work carried out or action taken by an Electrician.
Information about you and your visits to our site
We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy at www.earth-electrical.co.uk/Terms.html. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.


Registration of electricians
Registration of Electricians on our site is at our sole discretion. All Electricians are required to be Part P registered.
Our current registration fees are set out at www.earth-electrical.co.uk. We reserve the right to change the registration fees payable by Electricians from time to time. Registration as an Electrician on our site is on an annual basis and the registration fee must be paid annually on demand. We reserve the right to terminate an Electrician’s registration on our site if the registration fee remains outstanding 7 days after demand by us.
All Electricians shall comply with the following requirements while they are registered on our site and have their contact details listed on our site:

  • Each Electrician shall carry out all services with reasonable care and skill.

 

  • Each Electrician shall charge the agreed fixed prices for the services as detailed on our site.
  • Each Electrician shall perform all installations of electrical items, including but not limited to electric cookers, ovens and hobs, in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions and best practice guidance where available, and use professional judgement in completing installations. Electrical installation work shall be done in accordance to 17th IEE Regulations.

 

  • Each Electrician shall maintain their Part P registration at all times. If at any time an Electrician ceases to be registered on a Part P scheme, they should immediately inform us by email at earth-electrician@outlook.com

Where we (at our sole discretion) consider it to be in the best interests of our site and its remaining Electricians, we may revoke the registration of any Electrician and remove their details from our site. Such circumstances may include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • an Electrician’s bankruptcy or insolvency;
  • an Electrician failing to comply with any provision in these terms of use;

 

  • an Electrician suffering reputational damage (where we consider that our own site’s reputation may be damaged by association with the Electrician); or
  • where we receive credible complaints about the quality of goods and services provided by an Electrician and we consider that our site’s reputation may be damaged by the continuing registration of the Electrician.

 

In the event that we revoke the registration of any Electrician, we may at our sole discretion refund the Electrician’s membership fee calculated pro rata according to the number of whole months remaining in the membership year.
Each Electrician shall indemnify us against all liabilities, costs, expenses, damages and losses (including but not limited to any direct, indirect or consequential losses, loss of profit, loss of reputation and all interest, penalties and legal costs (calculated on a full indemnity basis) and all other reasonable professional costs and expenses) suffered or incurred by us arising out of or in connection with:

  • any breach by that Electrician of these terms of use; and
  • any claim made against us by a third party arising out of or in connection with the provision of electrical goods and services to the third party by that Electrician.

Viruses, hacking and other offences
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site 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. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.


Linking to our site
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact www.earth-electrical.co.uk.


Links from our site
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.


Jurisdiction and applicable law
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these terms of use in your country of residence or any other relevant country. 
These terms of use and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.
Variations
We may amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.