Legal Notice

Your access to and use of the ROCKWOOL Limited website at www.rockwool.co.uk (the “Website”) is subject to this legal notice including disclaimer (“Legal Notice”) which applies to the entire contents of the Website and to any correspondence by e-mail between ROCKWOOL Limited and you. Please read this Legal Notice.

Your use of the Website constitutes your acceptance of the Legal Notice. If you do not accept the Legal Notice you must leave the Website immediately.

ROCKWOOL Limited reserves the right to change the Legal Notice at any time by posting the changes on the Website. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Legal Notice to obtain notice of such changes. Your continued use of the Website after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of such changes.  

 

There are other terms that may apply to you

This Legal Notice refers to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of the Website:

  • Our Privacy Statement.  See further under How we may use your personal information.
  • Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our Website. When using the Website, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
  • Our Cookie Policy located at the bottom of the Website, which sets out information about the cookies on the Website.

If you purchase goods from us, our Terms and conditions of Sale will apply to the sales.

 

Documents available on the website 

All content of the Website is the property of ROCKWOOL Limited, and is protected by copyright laws. Permission to use documents (such as annual report, environmental report, press releases, data-sheets etc.) from the Website is granted, provided that (1) the ROCKWOOL Limited copyright notice appears in all copies, (2) use of such documents from the Website is for informational and non-commercial use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and (3) no modifications of any documents are made. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties.

The design and layout of the Website is the property of ROCKWOOL Limited. Any permission to use the documents specified above does not include the design or layout of the Website or any other website owned or controlled by ROCKWOOL International A/S (the “ROCKWOOL Websites”). The design or layout of the ROCKWOOL Websites may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, video or image from any ROCKWOOL Websites may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by ROCKWOOL Limited or ROCKWOOL International A/S.

ROCKWOOL Limited makes no representations about the suitability of the information contained in the documents and related graphics published on the Website for any purpose. The content on the Website 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 the Website.  All such documents and related graphics are provided "as is" and, to the extent permitted by law, without warranty of any kind. Whilst nothing in this Legal Notice excludes or limits our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, in no event shall ROCKWOOL Limited or ROCKWOOL International A/S be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages or any other damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other action, arising out of or in connection with the use of information available from the Website.

The documents and related graphics published on the Website could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. ROCKWOOL Limited tries to maintain a constant, error free service but we are unable to guarantee that the Website or the services that we offer will always be available or that they will be free from error. Although we use anti-virus software to protect the content of the Website against known viruses, ROCKWOOL Limited cannot guarantee that the material and downloads on the Website are free from all malicious code. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have taken precautions to protect your own computer system from virus infection. To the extent permitted by law, ROCKWOOL Limited will not accept any liability arising from any errors in or unavailability of the Website.

You must not misuse the Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Website. You must not attack the 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 the Website will cease immediately.

Any hyperlinks displayed on the Website are for your convenience only. If you choose to follow any hyperlink you will be leaving the Website. ROCKWOOL Limited does not control or endorse the content of any other website and we do not accept liability arising from your use of any hyperlinks.

The Website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the Website including commentary and blogs. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.

If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users please contact us on marketcom@rockwool.com

 

Uploading content to the Website

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to the Website, or to make contact with other users of the Website, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

Any content you upload to the Website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties. The rights you license to us are described below.

We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to the Website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

We have the right to remove any posting you make on the Website if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.

 

Rights you are giving us to use material you upload

When you upload or post content to the Website, you grant us a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform that user-generated content in connection with the service provided by the Website and across different media and if required use the content to promote the Website or the service.

 

Rules about linking to the Website

You may link to our home page on the Website, 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.

You must not establish a link to the Website in any website that is not owned by you.

The Website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our Website other than the home page.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

If you wish to link to or make any use of content on the Website other than that set out above, please contact marketcom@rockwool.com

 

How we may use your personal information

You authorise ROCKWOOL Limited to use, store and process any information that you provide to us, including your name, address and e-mail address, as far as is reasonably necessary for us to provide our services. ROCKWOOL Limited agrees to treat your personal information as confidential and to take reasonable steps to ensure that it is not accessible by unauthorised persons. For more details about how we deal with your personal information please read our privacy statement set out below.

 

Our trade marks are registered

ROCKWOOL, Rockfon, Rockpanel, Grodan and Lapinus and/or names of other products referenced herein are either trade names or registered trademarks of ROCKWOOL International A/S and/or its affiliates and cannot be used without their prior written consent.

 

Program disclaimer

The Website contains a computer program designed to help engineers, architects, building technicians and other persons with technical knowledge to calculate the SAP energy rating performance of dwellings according to the current UK SAP 2001.

ROCKWOOL Limited makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in the computer program.

By using the computer program, you accept that ROCKWOOL Limited shall not be liable for any damages including, but not limited to, direct or indirect losses which might be attributed to errors or defects in the computer program or which might be attributed to correct or incorrect use of the computer program.

The computer program, developed by JPA TL, is protected by copyright laws and all rights to the computer program have been licensed to ROCKWOOL Limited. You may use the computer program for calculations, but the content may otherwise not be copied or used in any manner.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Nothing in this Legal Notice affects your statutory rights. If any part of this Legal Notice is deemed to be illegal or unenforceable, that part will be deleted, and the remainder of the Legal Notice will continue to be binding and enforceable.

This Legal Notice is governed by the laws of England and Wales and any dispute arising from this Legal Notice will be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.