Copyright Notice and Disclaimer

By accessing, browsing and/or using the Stair Society website you agree to the following terms.

The Stair Society will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that the information contained on the website is correct at the time of publication, but reserves the right to make subsequent changes to it, and services may be modified, supplemented or withdrawn. You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party.

Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site. In no event will the Stair Society be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use, data, or profits, whether in actions for breach of contract, negligence or other delictual claim, arising out of or in connection with the use of the site.

The Stair Society does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials. If your computer does not support relevant technology including but not limited to encryption you may not be able to use certain services or access certain information on the Stair Society website.

You may not mirror any material contained on the website on any other server without prior written consent of the Council of the Stair Society. The Stair Society assumes no responsibility for the contents of any other websites to which the Stair Society's website has links. You acknowledge that we have no control over and we exclude all liability for any material on the World Wide Web which can be accessed by using the website.

The service is accessed via the World Wide Web, which is independent of the service, and the Stair Society. Your use of the World Wide Web is solely at your own risk and subject to all applicable national and international laws and regulations. The Stair Society has no responsibility for any information or service obtained by you on the World Wide Web. The Stair Society may suspend or vary the whole or any part of the service offered by the website for any reason at any time at the Association's sole discretion. The Stair Society reserves the right to vary the terms of this contract from time to time. Such variations become effective immediately upon posting of the varied contract on the Stair Society website. By continuing to use the Stair Society's website services you will be deemed to accept such variation.

Copyright statement

This website and all of its contents (except for images, text and other materials which are acknowledged as having been provided by other individuals, archives and corporate bodies) are the copyright of the Stair Society and reproduction is only permitted in accordance with the following terms:

You may view the website and download any part(s) of it (except for images, text and other materials which are acknowledged as having been provided by other individuals, archives and corporate bodies) to file or printer for the purposes of private reference, research or study.

You may not (a) store it or print out copies of it (or any part of it) other than for the purposes set out in this paragraph; or (b) reproduce, copy or transmit it (or any part of it) in any other way for any purpose or in any other medium, without our prior written permission. Some images, text and other materials are acknowledged as having been provided by other individuals, archives and corporate bodies. The relevant individuals, archives and corporate bodies reserve all rights in these and permission for any use must be obtained in writing from the relevant individuals, archives and corporate bodies concerned.