Terms & Conditions
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF SALE CAREFULLY BEFORE PLACING YOUR ORDER AND
KEEP A COPY OF THESE TERMS AND YOUR ORDER FOR FUTURE REFERENCE
Format of the Contract
These terms of sale apply to all goods supplied by A.C.T Safeguard Ltd, whose
registered office is at Vaughan House, 3 Eggleston Court, Middlesbrough, TS2
1RU, registered in England number 3645169 (the "Supplier").
No contract exists between you and A.C.T Safeguard Ltd for the sale of any
goods until A.C.T Safeguard Ltd has received and accepted your order and A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd has received payment in full (in cleared funds).
The contract is subject to your right of cancellation (see below).
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may change these terms of sale without notice to you in
relation to future sales.
Description and Price of the Goods
The description and price of the goods you order will be available to
you at the time you place your order.
The goods are subject to availability. If on receipt of your order the goods
you have ordered are not available in stock, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will inform
you as soon as possible and either place the item/s on backorder or refund or
re-credit you for any sum that has been paid by you or debited from your credit
card for the goods.
Every effort is made to ensure that prices shown on A.C.T Safeguard Ltd 's
website are accurate at the time you place your order. If an error is found,
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will inform you as soon as possible and offer you the
option of reconfirming your order at the correct price, or cancelling your
order. If A.C.T Safeguard Ltd does not receive an order confirmation within 14
days of informing you of the error, the order will be cancelled automatically.
If you cancel, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will refund or re-credit you for any sum
that has been paid by you or debited from your credit card for the goods.
In addition to the price, you may be required to pay a delivery charge for the
Payment for the goods and delivery charges can be made by any method
shown on A.C.T Safeguard Ltd 's website at the time you place your order.
Payment shall be due before the delivery date and time for payment shall be of
There will be no delivery until cleared funds are received.
Payments shall be made by you without any deduction whether by way of set-off,
counterclaim, discount, abatement or otherwise unless you have a valid court
order requiring an amount equal to such deduction to be paid by A.C.T Safeguard
Ltd to you.
Some methods of payment may incur an additional charge by your bank
unless otherwise advised in writing these would be paid by the customer.
Prices quoted are net (exclusive of VAT) and carriage costs.
The goods you order will be delivered to the address you give when you
place your order, except that some deliveries are not made outside the United
Orders placed before 2 pm on a working day will be processed that day and will
be delivered as per the requested delivery option provided no additional
security checks are required and all stock items are available. (A working day
is any day other than weekends and bank or other public holidays.)
If delivery cannot be made to your address for reasons under A.C.T Safeguard
Ltd 's control A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will inform you as soon as possible and refund
or re-credit you for any sum that have been paid by you or debited from your
credit card for delivery.
If you deliberately fail to take delivery of the goods (otherwise than by
reason of circumstances under control of A.C.T Safeguard Ltd ) then without
prejudice to any other right or remedy available to A.C.T Safeguard Ltd , A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd may:
store the goods until actual delivery and charge you for reasonable costs
(including insurance) of storage; or
sell the goods at the best readily obtainable price and (after deducting all
reasonable storage and selling expenses) account to you for any excess over the
price you agreed to pay for the goods or charge you for any shortfall below the
price you agreed to pay for the goods.
If you fail to take delivery because you have cancelled your contract under the
Distance Selling Regulations, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd shall refund or re-credit you
within 30 days for any sum that has been paid by you or debited from your
credit card for the goods, less any expenses incurred for failed delivery.
Every effort will be made to deliver the goods as soon as possible after your
order has been accepted.
However, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will not be liable for any loss or damage
suffered by you through reasonable or unavoidable delay in delivery. In this
case, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will inform you as soon as possible.
Time for delivery shall not be of the essence. The goods may be delivered by
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd in advance of the quoted delivery date.
Upon receipt of your order you will be asked to sign for the goods received in
good condition. If you are unable to check the contents of the package at that
moment in time please sign for the parcel as "UNCHECKED", if the
packaging is damaged please sign as “DAMAGED”. Failure to do so may affect any
warranty claims that you make thereafter.
You have 5 working days from date of delivery to inform us of any
missing items. After this replacements cannot be guaranteed. If we deliver the
wrong item or after consulting with us the wrong item is recommended we will
replace the item within 5 working days. If an incorrect item is ordered we will
accept it back within 10 working days of delivery with a 20% restocking fee.
Should you wish to collect an item from us let us know and A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd will be pleased to arrange this.
When sending good abroad the cost of delivery will depend on the weight
and dimensions of the parcel. Various methods are available, the most popular
(cost effective) being by road. Should you have any questions or wish to
arrange a pick up by your own currier (via Postal supermarket) let us know.
Ownership of the goods shall not pass to you until A.C.T Safeguard Ltd
has received in full (in cash or cleared funds) all sums due to it in respect
of: the goods, and all other sums which are or which become due to A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd from you on any account.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd shall be entitled to recover payment for the goods
notwithstanding that ownership of any of the goods has not passed from A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd .
Your Right of Cancellation
You have the right to cancel the contract at any time up to the end of
14 working days after you receive the goods (see below).
To exercise your right of cancellation, you must give written notice to A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd by letter or via E-mail, giving details of the goods ordered and
(where appropriate) their delivery. Notification by phone is not sufficient.
If you exercise your right of cancellation after the goods have been delivered
to you, you will be responsible for returning the goods to A.C.T Safeguard Ltd
at your own cost. The goods must be returned to the address shown below. You
must take reasonable care to ensure the goods are not damaged in the meantime
or in transit.
Once you have notified A.C.T Safeguard Ltd that you are cancelling the
contract, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will refund or re-credit you within 14 calendars
days for any sum that has been paid by you or debited from your credit card for
If you do not return the goods as required, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may charge you
a sum not exceeding the direct costs of recovering the goods.
You do not have the right to cancel the contract if the order is for computer
software which has been unsealed by you, or for consumable goods which, by
their nature, cannot be returned.
The distance selling regulations right to cancel does not apply to sales
All goods supplied by A.C.T Safeguard Ltd are warranted free from
defects for 12 months from the date of supply (unless otherwise stated). This
warranty does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
This warranty does not apply to any defect in the goods arising from fair wear
and tear, wilful damage, accident, negligence by you or any third party, use
otherwise than as recommended by A.C.T Safeguard Ltd , failure to follow A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd 's instructions, or any alteration or repair carried out without
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd 's approval.
If the goods supplied to you are damaged on delivery, you should notify A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd in writing via the e-mail address or fax number shown below
within 48 Hours of delivery.
If the goods develop a fault during the 12 month warranty you should notify
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd in writing via the e-mail address or fax number shown. If
after contacting the item is deemed faulty you will be responsible for the cost
of returning the goods to us unless otherwise advised, we recommend using a
tracked service as you are responsible for the goods delivery. The goods will
then be sent for testing and replaced or repaired if faulty through fault in
equipment we will return the goods to you at our expense using standard
delivery (UK only), in most cases goods will be sent to manufacturer for this.
If the goods are not found deemed to be faulty through equipment fault you will
be advised in writing and given the opportunity for them to be returned to you
at your expense. This process will normally take around 14 days from
receipt of faulty goods. In some instances we may choose to offer a
refund rather than replace a faulty item. In some instances our suppliers (Eg Visonic / Partizan) offer a longer term warranty we will return the faulty item to them and should the item be repaired, replaced or refunded we will pass this benefit back to the installer.
Limitation of Liability
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd 's total liability in contract, tort (including
negligence or breach of statutory duty), misrepresentation, restitution or
otherwise, arising in connection with the performance or contemplated
performance of this agreement shall be limited to the price paid for the goods.
Nothing in these conditions excludes or limits the liability of A.C.T Safeguard
Ltd for death or personal injury caused by A.C.T Safeguard Ltd’s negligence or
If you are a business customer A.C.T Safeguard Ltd shall not be liable to you
for any indirect or consequential loss or damage (whether for loss of profit,
loss of business, depletion of goodwill or otherwise), costs, expenses or other
claims for consequential compensation whatsoever (howsoever caused) which arise
out of or in connection with this agreement.
any information that you give A.C.T Safeguard Ltd when you use this website.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is
protected. Should A.C.T Safeguard Ltd ask you to provide certain information by
which you can be identified when using this website, and then you can be
assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may change this policy from time to time by updating
this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are
happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 24/08/2012.
What A.C.T Safeguard Ltd Collect
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may collect the following information:
name and job title
contact information including email address
demographic information such as postcode,
preferences and interests
other information relevant to customer surveys
What A.C.T Safeguard Ltd do with the information they gather
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd requires this information to understand your needs
and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following
Internal record keeping.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may use the information to
improve our products and services.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may periodically send promotional
emailsabout new products, special offers or other information which A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd think you may find interesting using the email address which you
From time to time, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may also use
your information to contact you for market research purposes. A.C.T Safeguard
Ltd may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may use
the information to customise the website according to your interests.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd is committed to ensuring that your information is
secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure,A.C.T Safeguard
Ltd have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures
to safeguard and secure the information A.C.T Safeguard Ltd collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your
computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps
analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies
allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application
can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and
remembering information about your preferences.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are
being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our
website in order to tailor it to customer needs. A.C.T Safeguard Ltd only uses
this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed
from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling
us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no
way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than
the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers
automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting
to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full
advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However,
once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any
information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not
governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the
privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal
information in the following ways:
whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the
website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want
the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
if you have previously agreed to us using your
personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at
any time by writing to or emailing us at email@example.com
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will not sell, distribute or lease your personal
information to third parties unless A.C.T Safeguard Ltd have your permission or
are required by law to do so. A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may use your personal
information to send you promotional information about third parties which A.C.T
Safeguard Ltd think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this
You may request details of personal information which A.C.T Safeguard
Ltd hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be
payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write
to Vaughan House, Eggleston Court, Middlesbrough, TS2 1RU.
If you believe that any information A.C.T Safeguard Ltd are holding on
you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as
possible, at the above address. A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will promptly correct any
information found to be incorrect.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will take all reasonable precautions to keep the
details of your order and payment secure but unless A.C.T Safeguard Ltd is
negligent, A.C.T Safeguard Ltd will not be liable for unauthorised access to
information supplied by you.
These terms of sale and the supply of the goods will be subject to
English law and the English courts will have jurisdiction in respect of any
dispute arising from the contract.
Product images are for illustrative purposes only.
From time to time A.C.T Safeguard Ltd may offer special offers /
promotions that run for a period.
Promotional items not claimed within 3 months of ordering may be lost,
no alternative will be offered in such circumstances.
A.C.T Safeguard Ltd.
3 Eggleston Court, Middlesbrough, TS2 1RU
Tel: 01642 231331