TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICES
Engineers United is an emergency response service provider. Services are provided under the following terms and conditions. If you don’t agree to the terms and conditions set here, do not use our services, this website or any part of it.
The contract shall mean the contract between the Company and the Customer or website visitor.
The company, We, Us shall mean Engineers United ltd or any subsidiary or associated company thereof.
Customer; Website visitor; You, Site shall mean a firm or a company, business, trust or any other entity of public or private sectors but not a person, a private individual, citizen, human, man or woman.
Services shall mean the labour, know-how or goods or any part of the preceding supplied by the Company.
The Services are subject to availability.
Duty engineer is subject to availability. The duty engineer operates outside of the set opening times.
Opening times are Monday to Friday from 09.00 to 18.00.
The delivery of the services outside of the normal business hours is between 18:00 to 22:00.
The Company shall use its reasonable endeavours to deliver the services in accordance with every price estimate, quotation and service bookings, however, the Company cannot guarantee the ability to meet the initially proposed dates, terms and budgets set or suggested. None of the preceding shall be of the essence of the Contract and the Company accepts no liability if any of the above is not met and such occurrence does diminish the fees payable by the Customer.
All dates and times of an appointment are preliminary, should be treated as estimates only and are subject to availability and may depend on third parties.
The Agreement shall commence on the date the Company receives the full booking details and payment for the services from the customer.
Customer must obtain any permissions, consents, licenses the company needs in order to provide the services.
The company reserves the right to abort any job, service, attendance, order or assessment if deems appropriate to do so.
The services will be delivered to the Customers site. The site address shall be specified on the call-out order. The customer is responsible for the accuracy of the details given on the call-out order.
It is the responsibility of the customer to provide a mains power supply to the site.
The Company warrants to the Customer that the services will be provided using reasonable care and skill.
The Customer grants the Company the right to modify your equipment in order to provide our services.
The Customer agrees to adhere to our reasonable recommendations in order to help us to repair, commission, decommission and maintain the current condition of your equipment.
You agree to cooperate with the Company and its representatives.
It is the duty of the Customer to ensure the data provided to the Company is accurate and complete.
The scope of the services will be concentrated on the reported fault.
The Company will use subcontractors as and when necessary.
The company can at any time assign, transfer, charge, subcontract or deal in any other manner with all or any of our rights under these Terms and Conditions and can subcontract or delegate in any manner any or all of our obligations to any third party.
You agree that every communication between the customer and the company is an intellectual property of the Company, that belongs to the company and it is prohibited to share any of this information with third parties.
The labour provided by the company is warranted for 6 months.
The spare parts provided by the company are warranted by the manufacturer.
It is the obligation of the customer to ensure that correct spares are fitted on the equipment.
Any warranty implied is subject to the normal operating conditions, recommendations of the company, correct usage and maintenance of the equipment.
Negligence and wilful damage, wear and tear, like light bulbs, tubes, diodes and gaskets, are not warranted.
If spare parts required for the service they will be delivered to the Customer site. The customer shall be responsible for the storage of the spare parts with no fees applicable for the storage or handling of the parts.
Any dates quoted for the delivery by the Company are estimates only. The parts will remain the property of the Company until full payment is received for the services, parts and materials used.
The Customer shall ASAP give notice to the Company of receipt of the spare parts. The customer shall maintain parts in satisfactory conditions and shall not remove any labels, parts, packaging or instructions from the parcel.
Parts are not fitted on a trial basis. Once the part is ordered
Spare parts are provided only on a prepayment basis. The Company will source spare parts on your behalf.
The website and every other company’s website is provided on an As-Is basis. The company cannot warrant or guarantee the accuracy, completeness, adequacy or currency of the materials on this website.
You may not use or otherwise export or re-export this Web Site or any portion thereof, or the materials provided on this website. This website and the content is the copyright of the Company. All rights reserved.
This website uses “cookies” to function, you allow us to set, delete, copy and override any browser “cookies” in your browser.
You agree that the materials and the website or any part of it is an intellectual property that belongs to the Company and you will not copy, reproduce, pass over to a third party, transfer, sell nor use the materials of the website in any way.
By uploading content to or submitting any materials via this website you do not convey any ownership in those materials to the Company but you grant (and promise that you are entitled to grant) to the Company a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license (with right to sublicense) to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, publicly perform, publicly display, digitally display and digitally perform, translate, create derivative works from and distribute those materials or incorporate those materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed throughout the universe, provided that the Company and its sub-licensees use such materials in a manner consistent with the Company’s general business.
You may not try to harm, destroy, alter, modify, jam, spy or undertake any malicious activities what so ever on this website and must follow the terms and conditions set in this contract.
You may not use the Web Site for any unsolicited bulk or commercial messages (spam).
You may not use this website to gain any information, knowledge or skills or reproduce or reenact any of the contexts of this website. For the purpose of accuracy, all information provided on this website is of fictional nature.
The company reserves the right to collect and use any data that comes available to the company by providing the services. This data may be published in a private domain.
Supply of equipment
(a) the Seller warrants to the Buyer that as from the date of supply and for a period of twenty-four months from date of dispatch (as to which the Seller’s determination is final) the Seller will free of charge replace or repair any part or parts thereof proved to the Seller’s satisfaction to be defective owing to faults in the workmanship of the Seller or materials comprised in the Goods. All labour, travel and carriage costs involved in effecting such replacements or repairs will be borne by the Buyer.
(b) If the Buyer requires a warranty greater than that set out above any such warranty to be effective must be in writing and signed by either the Secretary or a Director of the Seller and shall, in any event, be limited to the amount that the Seller can recover under the product liability insurance policies held by the Seller at the date of the Contract.
(c) Save as expressed in this Clause the Seller shall be under no liability for any personal consequential or other loss or damage of whatsoever kind or howsoever caused as a result of any goods supplied or work done is defective or not in accordance with any order or as a result of anything done or omitted in connection with any work done or omitted to be done by the Seller including any breach by the Seller of any fundamental term of any order and the Seller’s liability under this Clause shall be in lieu of and to the exclusion of any liability, condition, guarantee, warranty, term undertaking or representation whether express or implied, statutory or otherwise and shall, in any event, be limited to the value of the Goods to which any claim relates or the amount received by the Seller in relation to the Goods under any product liability insurance held by the Seller at the date of the Contract.
(d) Nothing contained in the Clause shall exclude:-
(i) any liability for breach of the Seller’s implied undertakings as to title
(ii) where the Buyer deals as a consumer (as defined by the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977) any liability for breach of the Seller’s implied undertakings as to conformity of goods with description or sample or as to their quality or fitness for a particular purpose.
(iii) any liability arising from the Seller’s negligence causing death or personal injury.
Exclusions to the Warranty
Warranty shall not apply to:
(a) The company shall not be liable for any costs, claims, damages,
losses of consumables caused by the failure of the Goods and the Customer should, therefore, ensure that suitable insurance is taken out.
(b) Any defect which in the opinion of the Seller arises by reason of misuse, misapplication, neglect or accident occurring after the risk has passed to the Buyer.
(c) Any defect not notified to the Seller or its authorised distributors or dealers within 2 working days of the Buyer having become aware of such defect.
(d) Any equipment which shall in the opinion of the Company have been improperly installed, serviced, repaired or altered (other than by the Seller) or in or to which any part not manufactured or sold by the Seller has been fitted.
(e) Goods not of the Companie’s manufacture in which case the Buyer is entitled only to such benefit as the Seller may receive under any warranty given in respect thereof.
(f) Any equipment on which service has been carried out by anyone other than the Seller or any approved service agent.
(g) Any equipment installed or situated outside Great Britain, Isle of Man, Northern Ireland, Eire and the Channel Islands without the Seller’s consent in writing.
(h) Any items not included within standard warranty parts; Glass, light bulbs/tubes, door seals, trims.
The company will not action any service if the service is not paid for.
Unless otherwise specified by the Company the cost of services to be payable in full by the Customer at the end of every visit to the customer’s site and secondly on the completion of the job.
The cost of the service call-out is payable in advance. The company reserves the right to withhold the call-out until payment is received in full.
All parts and services remain the property of the Company until the payment is paid in full by the Customer.
In case of failure to pay for the services and/or spare parts by the due date, the Company reserves the right to withdraw all equipment, parts of equipment, spare parts from customers equipment, site and premises.
The final invoice will be drawn up in accordance with the Companies price list depending upon the services provided and any spare parts or equipment supplied.
You agree to the Company’s price-list.
The Company charges for the site time in half an hour increments. The first hour is charged in full.
The Company charges for the refrigerant by the kilo.
You agree to pay reasonable unforeseen expenses arising from providing services to you. These expenses including, but not limited to, parking fees, travelling expenses, hotel costs, subsistence and any associated expenses, the cost of any materials required for the provision of the Services and the cost of services provided by the third parties that are required by us to provide services to you.
Customers are due to pay for the services immediately after the completion of the work on-site in cash, card and cheque. All card transactions are subject to the processing fee.
Sub charges: for each day of the late payment a fee of 1% of the total of the invoice will be added to the outstanding balance. 30 days after the invoice the due date the administration cost of £80.00 will be added to the outstanding balance and small claims court action will be started against the debtor.
Invoices will be provided in 7 days after the payment is confirmed to the e-mail address given on the booking form.
Refunds & Complaints
Engineers United does not provide refunds. The company offers a “similar service” should the company find it appropriate to do so.
Every complaint towards the service will be investigated to a reasonable extent. Should any investigation conclude the wrongdoings of the company to a degree where the service of the company is of questionable quality, the company may offer a similar service for compensation.
Whilst we will use our best efforts to minimize disruption to your systems, the Company cannot be responsible for any unforeseen consequences of our services.
Our services may affect manufacturer warranty validity. It is your responsibility to assess the effect of our services on any manufacturer’s warranty and take appropriate action.
You agree that The Company does not accept any liability without any limitations of any type or nature to the damage to the equipment, property, loss of sales, loss of customers, loss of employees, loss of goods, loss of income, loss of production, occurring additional expenses, downtime, accidents, incompetence, failure to attend on agreed dates and times, nor any other direct or indirect loss or accident of any type.
In an event when the Company accepts liability for an accident, the liability shall be limited to a sum paid to the Company by the Customer. In an event when the Company accepts liability for an accident, the liability shall be limited by the amount Company’s insurer deems appropriate.
The Company or any of its employees or subcontractors shall not be responsible for death or personal injury caused to the Customer employee, a visitor, a customer, a prospecting customer, a customer escort, a customer pets, flora and fauna.
The Company accepts no responsibility for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
The Company or any of its employees do not accept any liability and shall not be held responsible for any damages to the property or damages to the equipment.
The company is not responsible for defective products or spare parts delivered to the customer.
You have the right to place a free RE-CALL if the equipment we have service does not perform to your full satisfaction.
Re-calls are provided free of charge. Re-call covers only the assessment part of the job and does not include a re-do nor parts. The Company reserves the right to take a deposit in GBP for placing a Re-Call.
The fee for opening unsolicited e-mail and post is 25.00 GBP each.
The cost of the response to the unsolicited e-mail and post is 50 GBP each.
Points of contact:
Telephone: +44 2030703858