Terms & Conditions of
In the event of the customer's
order containing special conditions, the order will only be accepted by us on
the understanding that those conditions are not at variance with our own, or,
if there is any variance, that such conditions have been waived by the
customer, unless agreed with us in advance in writing.
Ownership will pass to the purchaser only upon receipt by the
seller of the full invoice price of the goods.
guarantee at our option, to refund the price of the goods or to repair or
replace free of charge any of the goods found to be defective within 12 months
(2 years in the case of Medical Gas Alarms) from the date of purchase owing to
faulty design, materials or workmanship, provided that the goods have not been
repaired or modified other than by ourselves, and have been installed and
operated according to our recommendations. When goods are to be stored before
use, the guarantee will operate for 12 months (2 years in the case of Medical
Gas Alarms) from the date of installation, provided that :-
1/ we are
notified in writing prior to installation that the goods are to be
2/ we are notified within one month of installation of the date of
3/ the goods are stored in appropriate conditions and
Goods to be repaired under this guarantee are to be returned to us
at the purchaser's expense, suitably packaged. When such goods are found not to
be defective, a charge may be made to cover testing and carriage costs. Goods
repaired by us are covered by the same guarantee for 12 months from the date of
repair. In the case of Medical Gas Alarms, we guarantee to supply electrically
compatible equipment for system expansion for a minimum of 10 years from the
date of invoice.
Payment is due within 1 month from the
last day of the month of the date of the invoice.
covered by a written quotation, all goods will be invoiced at the price shown
in the current price list. Unless otherwise stated, all prices exclude VAT,
which will be charged at the current rate at the time of dispatch.
Except in the case of personal injury or death caused
by our negligence, we shall not be liable in tort or contract or otherwise for
any loss or damage suffered by the purchaser whatsoever or howsoever arising
out of or in connection with the supply of services or goods by the seller
other than to supply goods conforming to our current specifications or to
supply goods to special specifications if so agreed or at our option to refund
to the purchaser any monies already paid in respect of the goods.
Shire Controls Ltd. reserve the right to charge interest at
Bank of England base rate +8% on any amounts unpaid 2 calendar months after the
end of the month of invoice.