1. INFORMATION ABOUT US
www.foodchain.org.uk (“The Food Chain” or the “Site“) is operated by The Food Chain (“we“). The Food Chain is a registered charity in England and Wales (number 1003014) at The Food Chain, Cally Yard, 439 Caledonian Road, London N7 9BG, United Kingdom.
www.foodchain.org.uk is a Site providing nutrition services including home delivered meals, essential groceries and nutrition advice to people who are chronically sick as a result of HIV related illness.
2. ACCEPTING OUR TERMS
3. ACCESSING OUR SITE
Access to our Site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the services we provide without notice. From time to time, we may restrict or suspend access to some parts of our Site, or our entire Site, to guests or to users who have registered with us, such as volunteers and referrers. If the need arises, we may also close our Site indefinitely.
4. ACCOUNT INFORMATION
In order to access some services and features of our Site, you will have to create an account and/or provide us with certain information about yourself or the organisation on whose behalf you are creating an account. You agree to provide accurate and complete information at all times and to keep this information updated by sending us any changes, if applicable.
You must treat as confidential your user identification code, account password or any other information given to you as part of our security procedures. Your user identification code and account password are strictly personal.
You agree to be responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
In the case of referrers, you accept to be bound by the following additional terms:
You hereby agree to:
The Food Chain will use reasonable endeavours to provide its services and to accommodate users with their requests. However, you understand that the provision of services is dependent on The Food Chain’s resources and on the donations made to The Food Chain from time to time. Therefore The Food Chain cannot guarantee in relation to any form submitted by a referred person and/or his/her referrer that a request will be successfully fulfilled.
If you sign up to become a regular donor online you have the right to cancel at any time.
The Food Chain does not guarantee the security of online transactions.
Any loss incurred or sustained by you when transmitting information via the Site shall be borne solely and exclusively by you and in no event shall any such loss in whole or in part be borne by us.
7. RESTRICTIONS ON USE
We grant you permission to access our Site, subject to the following conditions. You agree not to:
8.1 Content on the Site
Information contained on the Site which has been provided by third parties and/or information on any other website which is accessed via the Site has not necessarily been independently verified by us. While we take every care to ensure that the standard of the Site remains high, the Internet is not a stable medium and errors, omissions and interruptions may occur at any time.
Any content posted on our Site is not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all responsibility and liability from any reliance placed on such content by any guest or user to our Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any such content.
8.2 Your Content
You agree that you are solely responsible for your own content and the consequences of submitting it to us, for example by posting information on our forums. We expressly disclaim all liability in connection with content.
You represent and warrant that you have full authority and all necessary consents and permissions to disclose the content submitted to us and that you will not upload any content which contains material which is harmful or unlawful or which it would be unlawful for us to use or possess;
Any content that you transmit to, or post on, any public area of the Site including any data, questions, comments, suggestions for example in any forums of discussion will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary information.
9. VIRUSES, HACKING AND OTHER OFFENCES
You must not misuse our Site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which 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.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any Site linked to it.
10. 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 or take advantage of our reputation, but 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.
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.
11. 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. We have no control over the contents of those Sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
12. OUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
With the exception of content submitted by you, all other content is either owned by or licensed to us, and may be subject to copyright, trade mark rights, and other intellectual property rights of us or our licensors. Any third party trade or service marks present on content not uploaded or posted by you are trade or service marks of their respective owners.
Such content may not be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without our prior written consent or that of our licensors. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence by us to use any content displayed.
Such content may be copied for personal use only on the condition that intellectual property rights and source indications are also copied, no modifications are made and the content is copied entirely. However, some content has been published on this Site with the permission of the relevant intellectual property rights owners (who are not The Food Chain). All rights are reserved on this content and permission to copy such content must be requested from the relevant owners, as indicated by the sources displayed on such content.
13. EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES
Nothing in these terms shall affect any statutory rights that you are always entitled to as a consumer and that you cannot contractually agree to alter or waive.
Our services (including our Site functionalities and any content) are provided on an “as is” basis and we make no warranty or representation to you with respect to them. In particular we do not represent or warrant to you that:
No conditions, warranties or other terms (including any implied terms as to satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose or conformance with description) apply to the services.
14. OUR LIABILITY
To the extent permitted by law, we hereby expressly exclude:
14.1 All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
14.2 Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our Site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our Site, any sites linked to it and any content posted on it, including:
Whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
14.3 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.
16. 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 conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
17. INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO OUR SITE
18. CONTACTING THE FOOD CHAIN
The Food Chain, Cally Yard, 439 Caledonian Road, London N7 9BG, United Kingdom.
Tel: 0207 8431800