Terms and conditions

Your use of this website constitutes acceptance of the following terms and conditions as at the time and date of your initial use of this website. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use this website.

  1. You agree to use this website only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this website by any third party.
  2. SpringBoard reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time, by publishing such changes online. Your continued use of this website after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement, as modified.
  3. The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by SpringBoard and, whilst we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. In no event shall SpringBoard be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.
  4. This website contains links to other sites. SpringBoard is not responsible for, and has no control over, the privacy policies and practices or the contents or nature of any other sites which are linked to this website.
  5. SpringBoard does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this website will be uninterrupted or free of errors, that defects will be corrected, or that this website or the server which makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy and reliability of the materials. SpringBoard takes no responsibility for, and shall not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control, or for any other reason.
  6. SpringBoard is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our website and in the material published on it. These works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
    • You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our website.
    • 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 website must always be acknowledged.
    • You must not use any part of the content on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from SpringBoard or our licensors.
    • If you print off, copy or download any part of our website in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our website will cease immediately and you must, at the option of SpringBoard, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.   
  7. We do not guarantee that our website 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 website. You should use your own virus protection software.
  8. You must not misuse our website 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 website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. 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 website will cease immediately.
  9. These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any disputes shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.