1. Policy Statement
It is a key policy of our Company to provide a standard of product and service that will make it a pleasure for you to deal with us, so that you will want to deal with us again and also recommend us to your colleagues. We do our best to deal with all matters in an enlightened and friendly way, and if you take the same approach with us, then in practice we are likely to provide a higher level of service and support than these Terms and Conditions require. Do please bear this in mind when dealing with us.
(A) “The Goods” shall mean the items or products supplied.
(B) “The Company” shall mean Cairn Research Ltd.
(C) “The Customer” shall mean the person or Company placing an order or to whom the Goods and / or services are supplied or to whom the Goods are hired.
(D) If any of the terms or provisions of the Customer’s order are inconsistent with these terms and conditions, then they shall not be part of the Contract between the Customer and the Company and shall not be binding on the Company.
3. Prices & Payment
(A) All prices are exclusive of VAT and shipping costs. The Company reserves the right not to accept an order, and shall not be required to give any reason for so doing.
(B) Quotations are valid for thirty days from date of issue.
(C) Payment is due in full within thirty days from date of issue of the invoice. The Company reserves the right to charge interest on unpaid invoices at the rate of 2% per month or part thereof.
(D) The Company reserves the right to suspend deliveries and the right to cancel orders where payment for any order related or otherwise has not been made by the due date.
(E) In the event of late previous payment by the Customer, the Company reserves the right to accept subsequent orders only on the basis of pro forma invoices.
(F) In the event of cancellation of an order by the Customer, the Customer shall be liable for all costs incurred by the Company on that order, including loss of profit, which cannot be recovered by sale of the Goods to other customers.
While every effort will be made to deliver on or before the dates agreed (if any), any dates given are estimates only. No guarantee of delivery dates can be given, and time shall not be of the essence of the Contract for delivery.
5. Title & Risk
(A) Ownership shall pass to the Customer only on receipt by the Company of the full invoice price of the Goods. In the event of our terms of payment not being met, or of any circumstances which may lead to the appointment of a receiver or liquidator by the Customer before payment has been received, the Customer shall allow the Company access to enter the Customer’s premises for the purpose of recovery of the Goods.
(B) Risk in the Goods shall pass to the Customer on arrival of the Goods at the delivery address of the Customer.