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PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site.
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and other copyright laws, and is the property of Past Horizons Tools. The collective
work includes works that are licensed to Past Horizons Tools. Copyright 2012,
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You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations
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notices from materials downloaded from the site.
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Past Horizons do not disclose buyers' information to third parties other than
when order details are processed as part of the order fulfilment. In this case,
the third party will not disclose any of the details to any other third party.
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shopping cart, to store delivery addresses if the address book is used and
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This site and the materials and products on this site are provided "as is" and
without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent
permissible pursuant to applicable law, Past Horizons Tools disclaims all warranties,
express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability
and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Past Horizons Tools
does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be
uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this
site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other
harmful components. Past Horizons Tools does not make any warrantees or representations
regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness,
accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Some countries
do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations
may not apply to you.
Limitation of Liability
Past Horizons Tools shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site or the performance of the products, even if Past Horizons Tools has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
In the event that a Past Horizons Tools product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price, Past Horizons Tools reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. Past Horizons Tools reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, Past Horizons Tools shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the site and/or completing the registration or shopping process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by Past Horizons Tools without notice at any time, for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights, Trademark, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and Miscellaneous, shall survive any termination.
Past Horizons Tools may deliver notice to you by means of e-mail, a general notice on the site, or by other reliable method to the address you have provided to Past Horizons Tools.
Use of Site
Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Past Horizons Tools or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.
Past Horizons Tools does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the site, and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content on the site, Past Horizons Tools is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the site. However, Past Horizons Tools reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or; other intellectual property right of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to Past Horizons Tools in its sole discretion.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Past Horizons Tools, its officers,
directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the "Service
Providers") from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including
reasonable legal fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions
or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct)
by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.
In an attempt to provide increased value to our visitors, Past Horizons Tools may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with Past Horizons Tools, Past Horizons Tools has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Past Horizons Tools. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Nonetheless, Past Horizons Tools seeks to protect the integrity of its web site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).
All orders for goods accepted by Past Horizons ("the vendor")
are accepted subject to the following conditions which shall form part and
govern the contract of sale. Acceptance of goods shall be deemed to be acceptance
of these conditions of sale. Any term sought to be imposed by a purchaser either
in a document or otherwise that conflicts with or adds to these conditions
is not accepted.
No agent or representative of the vendor has authority to vary these conditions
unless accepted in writing by a director of Past Horizons, hereinafter
referred to as "a director".
Payment and Price
(a) The vendor reserves the right to vary the quoted price for the goods by
upward additions in accordance with market conditions at the date of actual
supply and the purchaser shall pay such additions in addition to the quoted
price. Price Lists do not constitute an offer.
(b) All invoices are due for payment on the date shown on the invoice. Payment
is to made in sterling unless otherwise agreed in writing by a director.
(c) All overdue accounts will be charged, on a daily basis, commercial interest
at 5% above the base rate of the Royal Bank of Scotland plc obtaining at the
Availability of Goods
The vendor will use its best endeavours to comply with the date named for
despatch or delivery which date is given and intended as estimate only and
is not to be the essence of the contract. If owing to non-availability of the
goods or any other causes beyond the vendor's control, the vendor shall be
unable to effect delivery hereunder it shall be at liberty to determine the
contract or part thereof by giving notice in writing to the purchaser.
Property and Risk
For so long as any amounts remain owing from the purchaser to the vendor (whether
immediately due or not) title to the property of the goods shall remain in
the vendor and ownership will not pass to the purchaser until the vendor has
received payment in full. In the event of the purchaser reselling the goods,
if the vendor has not received all amounts owing to it, the purchaser shall
account to the vendor for the proceeds of any such sale and meanwhile will
hold all proceeds of such sale of such goods upon trust of the vendor until
the vendor have received such amounts in full.
The vendor shall have the right to trace all proceeds in accordance with the
principles of R. v. Hallets Estates 1880 13CH.D96. At any time after the
due date for payment from the purchaser to the vendor, and so long as such
amounts have not been received by the vendor in full, the vendor, at the
purchaser's expense, shall have the right to enter the purchasers premises
and remove therefrom all goods which remain the property of the vendor.
Whilst the vendor makes every effort to ensure that goods supplied correspond
to in every respect with the sample, specification or description provided
as the case may be, the vendor is not responsible for the minor variations
in specification, in colour or other design features, and no such minor variation
shall entitle the purchaser to rescind the contract or shall be the subject
of any claim against the vendor by the purchaser.
(a) No liability for any claim for damage or non-functionality shall be accepted
unless the vendor is notified in writing by the purchaser within seven days
of delivery. This period may be extended at the sole discretion of the vendor
where the manufacturer's replacement policy exceeds this deadline.
(b) No liability for any claim for missing items such as manuals, etc. shall
be accepted unless the vendor is notified in writing by the purchaser within
seven days of delivery.
(c) No liability for any claim will be accepted in the case of goods differing
in quantity or descriptions from the particulars given on the delivery note
unless the vendor is notified in writing by the purchaser within seven days
of delivery and the onus is on the purchaser to prove any shortage.
(d) In the case of active third-party on-site maintenance contracts, the purchaser
accepts an obligation to use the services of the contracted third-party to
resolve claims under clause 5(a).
(e) In the case of manufacturers who operate direct product support and returns
procedures, the purchaser accepts an obligation to process their claim directly
through the manufacturer.
(a) The purchaser shall, unless otherwise, in writing, be responsible for
all carriage, telephone, postal and other incidental charges incurred during
the guarantee period and this will only be to the level of returning a product
within 28 days of receipt, if not satisfied, and in unused condition.
(b) If the goods sent out to the purchaser are found to be faulty or not as
described, the purchaser must notify the vendor within 7 days of receipt
of goods. The purchaser will be entitled to an exchage or full refund within
(a) The vendor will not accept goods for credit or rectification unless such
return has been authorised by a director, and the goods are received by the
vendor in stock condition, with original packaging and the vendor retains the
right at its sole discretion whether to accept the return of the goods or whether
to rectify the goods or whether to issue a credit note in respect thereof.
The vendor reserves the right to charge a restocking fee on goods returned
for credit which are not in stock condition.
(b) The purchaser shall unless otherwise stated be responsible for the cost
of outward and return carriage and insurance of all goods returned by the purchaser
to the vendor for service or credit which goods shall be at the risk of the
purchaser until actual receipt of the goods by the vendor. The onus of proof
of safe delivery shall rest with the purchaser.
(c) All items returned to the vendor by prearrangement and found to contain
no fault, will be subject to a 25% (minimum £15) restocking charge, providing
the goods are in original stock condition. Any downward variation of this restocking
charge shall be at the sole discretion of the vendor.
(d) No credit shall be allowed for goods until they have been received complete.
The extent of the vendor liability to the purchaser for any default or breach
whatsoever and howsoever arising shall in no case exceed the invoice value
of the goods and the vendor shall in no circumstances whatsoever be liable
to the purchaser in respect of any loss or damage whether suffered by the purchaser
or any customer of the purchaser and whether direct, indirect, consequential,
or however else arising.
(a) If any part of these terms and conditions shall be found to be unlawful
it shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remainder of the
(b) This contract is and shall be deemed to have been made in Scotland and
shall in all respects be governed by Scottish Law.
VAT & Customs Duties
Value Added Tax is charged on goods and P&P within the European Union.
UK VAT is currently 20% and is displayed on all product prices on the Past
We are required by law to collect VAT on orders despatched to addresses within
the European Union - Companies with a valid EU VAT registration may decide
to pay VAT in their own country. Please contact us for confirmation
VAT is not charged on either Postage or Goods outwith the European Union and
customers will pay the ex VAT price.
This calculation takes place when teh customer enters their delivery location
at the checkout - as location is required to calculate the final cost.
Past Horizons accept the following payment methods:
Sterling currency tendered in person. Do not send cash through the post or
Only UK Sterling Postal Orders accepted. Please cross the order with the words
A/C PAYEE ONLY.
We accept Access, Mastercard, Visa, Delta, and Switch. However these are processed
securely via the pay pal system - You do not need to be a PayPal customer
to use this. and cards can be processed over the telephone - with all card
information destroyed immediately
Orders paid by cheque, will not be dispatched until the cheque has cleared,
for which up to 14 days should be allowed. Personal cheques may be cleared
immediately provided a valid cheque guarantee card number and expiry date
are written on the reverse of the cheque. Business cheques may be subject
to a surcharge for immediate clearance. A Building Society or Bankers draft
will be cleared immediately provided it is presented during banking hours.
Foreign cheques must be drawn on a UK bank in Sterling , otherwise further
charges may be made.