Legal & Privacy
The SG Controls website (the “SGC site”) is owned and operated by SG Controls Ltd (SGC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Newton Technology Group plc (NTG).
Newton Technology Group plc is a company registered in England company registration no. : 00620459 and is the head office and holding company for its wholly owned subsidiaries :
SG Controls Limited Registered No. : 03296684
Metals Research Limited Registered No. : 03303033
Delta Design and Engineering Limited Registered No. : 02670124
Newton Technical Services Limited Registered No. : 03390550
All the above companies are registered in England at the following address: Newton Hall , Newton, Cambridge , CB22 7ZE
All companies may be contacted using the Contact Form on this website or directly via:
Tel. no. : +44 (0) 1223 872822 or Fax no. : +44 (0) 1223 872983
SG Controls may change these Terms or Policies from time to time by updating this page and you should check this page regularly to ensure that you are familiar with any changes.
This page was last updated on 1st Oct 2014.
Terms & Conditions
Copyright, Content and Use
All content on this SGC site is protected by: copyright and intellectual property laws.
Copyright© 2001-2014 SG Controls Ltd
Copyright© 2001-2014 Newton Technology Group plc
Using a web browser you may: view, download or print pages from the SGC site subject to these terms and conditions.
You may not edit or otherwise modify any material on our website.
Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:
republish material from our website (including republication on another website);
sell, rent or sub-license material from our website;
show any material from our website in public;
exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or
redistribute material from our website.
We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our website.
You must not:
use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website;
use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;
use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software;
conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.
SG Controls makes no representations about the suitability of the information contained on this web site for any purpose. This web site and all of the information it contains is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind whether express or implied. All implied warranties, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement, are hereby expressly disclaimed. In no event shall SG Controls be liable to any person or business entity for any special, direct, indirect, punitive, incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with the use of this web site or any other web site to which this site is linked, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, or loss of programs or information even if SG Controls has been specifically advised of the possibility of such damages whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise.
SG Controls shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions contained in this web site and reserves the right to make changes to the site, the materials and the products, programs, services or prices (if any) described in the site at any time without notice. User therefore acknowledges and accepts that the information published on this web site may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.
Nothing on this web site shall be construed as conferring any license to any of the information available on this site or under any of SG Controls's or any third party's intellectual property rights, whether by implication, or otherwise.
SG Controls Ltd are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and take all necessary steps to protect the privacy of users throughout their visit to the site. This website complies to all UK laws and requirements for user privacy.
Personal information collected, is only used internally within SGC or NTG, by those who need to know. For example: when our experts wish to email you in order to answer your questions.
We do pass any personal information on to anyone outside of the Newton Technology Group. (Unless required to do so by law)
Cookies are small files saved to the user's computer hard drive that track, save and store information about the user's interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.
Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.
Other cookies may be stored to your computer’s hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, sponsored links or adverts. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. No personal information is stored, saved or collected.
CONTACT & COMMUNICATION
Users contacting this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use, as detailed in the Data Protection Act 1998. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process but advise users using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.
This website and its owners use any information submitted to provide you with further information about the products / services they offer or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have
Your details are not passed on to any third parties.
Email marketing campaigns published by this website or its owners may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity [this is by no far a comprehensive list].
This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the user with more relevant content based around their activity.
In compliance with UK Spam Laws and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign. If an automated un-subscription system is unavailable clear instructions on how to un-subscribe will be detailed instead.
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.
The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.
Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.
This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.
SHORTENED LINKS IN SOCIAL MEDIA
This website and its owners through their social media platform accounts may share web links to relevant web pages. By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy URLs [web addresses]. Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened URLs published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine URLs are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.