Terms & Conditions
Please read these Terms & Conditions carefully before using the site.
Terms of website use
Other applicable terms
Information about us
[icrs.info] is a site operated by Corporate Responsibility Group Ltd (ICRS) ("We", "us" or "the Institute"). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 02717692 and have our registered office at 21 Holborn Viaduct, London, United Kingdom, EC1A 2DY.
Changes to these terms
Accessing our site
Our site is made available free of charge.
We may update our site from time to time, and may change the content at any time.
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site.
Use of Site
We, and our suppliers, reserve the right to refuse service, and/or cancel orders in our sole discretion, including, without limitation, if we believe that a user's conduct violates applicable law or is harmful to our, our affiliates', suppliers' or users' interests.
You must not post on, transmit through or otherwise make available on the website:
(a) any material that violates or infringes the rights of others, that is unlawful, defamatory, obscene, abusive, profane, vulgar, sexually explicit, racist, threatening, hateful or otherwise objectionable or that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law,
(b) any copyrighted material, without the express written consent of the owner thereof, or
(c) any advertising or other solicitation with respect to products or services without our express prior written consent.
We are under no obligation to permit any material that you post or transmit to remain on the site, and, we may refuse in our sole discretion to display or may remove any material posted on or transmitted to or through its website.
Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of the site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We request that you do not share a password with anyone.
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. All content included on the site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, and software, is the property of the Institute or its content suppliers and is protected by UK and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on the site, copyright, and other intellectual property rights are the property of the Institute, unless stated otherwise, and is protected by UK and international copyright laws. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content 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) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
No reliance on information
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.
Limitation of our liability
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
(a) use of, or inability to use, our site; or
(b) use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:
(c) loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
(d) business interruption;
(e) loss of anticipated savings;
(f) loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
(g) any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
If you are an individual user, please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material (each a "Virus") due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
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 in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse or attack our site by knowingly introducing Viruses. 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. By breaching this provision, you may commit a criminal offence. 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.
You may link to the pages on our site, 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, and our site must not be framed on any other site.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
We reserve the right to remove any link or content posted to the site by any user or visitor for any reason including, without limitation, where we consider (in our absolute discretion) the a link or the content to which a link is provided is inappropriate (which may include but is not limited to any link or content that is illegal and/or does not reflect our values). If you become aware of any links or content on linked websites that you believe may be inappropriate, please notify us immediately (using the Contact Us function) so that we can review the link and/or the content of the linked website.
Using this site, we aim to:
(a) Create websites that are available to everyone including those with sight, hearing and motor impairment restrictions;
(b) Use an appropriate web font so all text is easy to read;
(c) Have appropriate alt tags for images to convey information;
(d) Ensure that navigation through our websites works in a coherent and consistent manner;
(e) Avoid relying on colour as the sole way of giving information; and
(f) Avoid the images of text wherever possible, and provide equivalent text links.
We have any queries, comments or complaints please see the contact information, which can be found on our Contact Us link on the site.
Thank you for visiting our site.