Terms and Conditions


1. Definitions

In these terms and conditions:
 
1.1 'our site' means this website
1.2 'our', 'we' and 'us' means .HRcomparison Limited and, where applicable, its officers, employees and authorised agents
1.3 ‘UK’ means the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
1.4 'you' and 'your' include any business with which you are associated and on behalf of which you use our site ('your business').
 
2. Our contract
 
2.1 By using or subscribing to our site you enter into a binding contract with us on the following terms and conditions and agree to comply with our Privacy policy
2.2 We and the organisations providing you with the services and products on this site retain the right to modify our Terms and Conditions, so you should review them each time you use this site.
2.3 You agree not to use the site for any unlawful purposes and to comply with all regulations, policies and procedures associated with this site. You also agree not to:-
2.3.1 use this site to upload or distribute in any way files that contain viruses, bugs, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programmes that may damage the operation of computer hardware or software.
2.3.2 interfere or disrupt this site or any networks connected to this site.
2.3.3 use any device, software or routine or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of this site or any transactions being offered at this site.
2.3.4 post any misleading, fraudulent, defamatory, obscene or otherwise illegal information on this site.
 
3. Geographical limit of this business service.
 
3.1 Our site is targeted at any countries outside of North America (USA & Canada).
3.2 You represent to us and to all suppliers of goods and services through our site that all purchases made by you through our site will be made for purposes integral to your business and will be within the scope of your authority to conclude contracts on behalf of your business.
3.3 If you choose to access this site from outside the UK, you may be in breach of any applicable local laws. Local legislation may not permit you to be provided with products and services being offered on this site.
 
4. Availability and use of the site
 
4.1 We will endeavour to ensure that our site is always accessible and will take all reasonable steps to keep any disruption to a minimum. We will not be held liable if, for any reason, the site is unavailable for any period.
4.2 In order to optimise the results from this site, you will need to answer a number of questions in order to identify the products and services you are seeking. It is very important that you answer all questions accurately and that you disclose all relevant facts. If you do not, or cannot, provide the information requested, it may result in a less focused choice of products being presented.
4.3 The intention of this site is to highlight the likeliest services and products for your needs. In order to optimise the process, you should contact the supplier for more detailed specifications and arrange for a demonstration, all of which can be driven from the HRcomparison site as we shall give you a direct link to their website along with any identification needed to access your details.
 
4.4 IMPORTANT
 
If you complete the Comparison Tool but do not contact the indicated supplier, we reserve the right to forward your contact details to the vendors of the FIVE top matches indicated by your responses not less than ONE day later . Please be aware that if more than 5 vendors meet your criteria, we reserve the right to forward to all top-rated vendors.
 
4.5 We cannot warrant that this site will be free of viruses or defects of any description and will not be held responsible for any technical problems you may experience as a result of using this site.
 
4.6 We reserve the right to deny you access to the site for any reason.
 
5. Disclaimer
 
5.1 Nothing within the site is, or shall be deemed to constitute, professional or other advice or a recommendation to purchase any product or service. Any and all information provided within the site is for general information purposes only. We strongly recommend that independent professional advice is obtained before you purchase any product and/or service via the site.
5.2 All products and services that you are directed to are based on the information you provide in our questionnaire. You must ensure that all the information you provide is accurate and not misleading.
5.3 The descriptions of the products contained in this site are for information purposes only. The information and descriptions provided are not complete descriptions of the product. Prior to purchasing any product you should contact the supplier for further particulars of the product and for the full terms and conditions under which it is licensed or sold. We strongly advise you to review this document. It is your responsibility to decide whether the product or service is suitable for your circumstances.
5.4 Any contract arising from your license or purchase of any product displayed on our site exists between you and the supplier of the product.
5.5 Communications sent over the internet, such as emails, are not secure unless they have been encrypted. We accept no responsibility for any non-delivery, corruption or loss of personal data or any communications sent over the internet.
 
6. Exclusions and limitations
 
6.1 We do not represent or warrant that access to our site, or any part of it will be uninterrupted, reliable or fault free.
6.2 We do not represent or warrant to you that our site or any of its contents will be accurate, complete or reliable.
6.3 We do not represent or warrant that:
6.3.1 any services (whether or not provided by us) will be provided with due care and skill; or
6.3.2 any goods (whether or not provided by us) will be of merchantable quality or will be fit for any purpose (even if that purpose has been previously notified to us).
6.4 To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability (whether arising in contract, tort or otherwise and whether or not due to our negligence) which we may otherwise have to you as a result of:
6.4.1 any technical, factual, textual or typographical inaccuracies, errors or omissions on or relating to our site or any information on our site;
6.4.2 the unavailability of our site (or any part of it), goods or services;
6.4.3 any delay in providing, or failure to provide or make available, goods or services or any negligent provision of goods or services;
6.4.4 any goods not being of merchantable quality or fit for their intended purpose; or any misrepresentation on or relating to our site, the goods or the services (other than a fraudulent misrepresentation made by us or on our behalf).
6.5 Other than for death or personal injury we shall have no liability to your business in respect of your use of our site or any services we provide or make available to you through or in relation to our site. 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.
6.6 You agree that each of these limitations is reasonable having regard to the nature of our site and in particular given that when you purchase information, goods or services through out site you will enter into a separate contract with the supplier in each case.
6.7 None of the above exclusions shall affect any statutory rights which are not capable of being excluded.
6.8 Each of the above exclusions or limitations shall be construed as a separate, and severable, provision of these terms and conditions.
 
7. Links to other sites
 
Certain links, including hypertext links, in our site will take you outside our site. Links are provided for your convenience and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement or approval by us of the linked site, its operator or its content. We are not responsible for the content of any site outside our site.
 
8. No commercial use
 
You agree that you will use our site only for your internal business purposes and that you shall not exploit our site or any of its contents for any commercial purpose.
 
9. General
 
9.1 Third party rights
Where in these terms representations and warranties are made to us and to suppliers of goods and services through our site, you acknowledge and agree that such representations and warranties are intended to grant rights to, and operate for the benefit of, all such suppliers and that each such supplier may rely upon and enforce such representations and warranties against you by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
9.2 Taxes
We have made every effort to make clear whether any quoted prices for goods and services available through our site include any relevant tax or duty or do not. Where in any case it is not clear please note before you make an order that you might be required to bear a liability to tax or duty (for example value added tax) imposed by the supplier or by operation of law that is in addition to the price.
9.3 The use of your information
You agree that we may collect, store, and use information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. You acknowledge and agree to be bound by the terms of our privacy policy (hyperlink to Policy tab).
9.4 Copyright
All rights in the design, text, graphics and other material on our site and the selection or arrangement thereof are the copyright of us or other third parties. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print in hard copy portions of our site solely in connection with the acquisition of goods or services through our site. Any other use of materials on our site (including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above and alteration, modification, distribution, or republication) without our prior written permission is strictly prohibited.
You hereby grant to us a perpetual royalty-free, irrevocable licence to copy, issue copies, communicate to the public, make publicly available and include in a cable programme service (either in whole or in part or in a modified or edited form) any material you up-load or post to our site (whether to a chat room, bulletin board or otherwise). You acknowledge and agree that such material is not up-loaded or posted subject to any obligation of confidence.
9.5 Trade Marks
We are the proprietor of the HRcomparison trade mark in the UK and other countries. All other trade marks, product names and company names or logos used in our site are our property or that of their respective owners. No permission is given by us 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.
9.6 Notices
Any notice given under this agreement shall be in writing addressed to that other party at its registered office or principal place of business as notified to the other from time to time.
9.7 Waiver
No waiver by us of any breach of this agreement by you shall be considered as a waiver of any subsequent breach of the same or any other provision.
9.8 Enforceability
If any provision of this agreement is held by a court or other competent authority to be invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part the validity of the other provisions of the agreement and the remainder of the provision in question shall not be affected.
9.9 English law
This agreement shall be governed by the laws of England, and the parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
9.10 Applicable law and jurisdiction
These terms and conditions (and any dispute, controversy, 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.