Terms of Use

Please read the terms of use for our website below.

1. Introduction

1.1 NEP owns the NEP website. You may access and use this website (‘NEP Website’) if you agree to be legally bound by the terms set out below. If you do not agree to be legally bound by those terms please do not access and/or use the NEP Website.

Statutory Information

NEP is an NHS consortium hosted by Northumbria Healthcare
NHS Foundation Trust who are located at Unit 7/8 Silver Fox Way, Cobalt Business
Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE27 0QJ

2. Changes to terms

2.1 We may make changes to NEP Website, including these terms, at any time. You will be legally bound by the updated or amended terms from the first time that you use The NEP Website after we put the changes online.

3. Intellectual property rights

3.1 The design of this website and its content is © NEP, all rights are reserved. Nothing in this website should be taken as conferring any licence or right to use any trademark displayed on this website without the prior written approval of the trademark owner.

3.2 You may print off or download content as permitted under the fair dealing provisions of the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as amended) (sections 28 to 30) for the purposes of viewing it on your computer, research for non- commercial purposes, private study, criticism, review and news reporting, provided that you do not alter it in any way and acknowledge us as the source of the content and the copyright owners. All other use or copying of any of the contents of this site, other than as expressly permitted by us or permitted by law, is prohibited.

All title, ownership rights, and intellectual property rights in and to NEP videos and tools shall remain the property of NEP.

4. Third party websites

4.1 We do not monitor the content of third-party websites. Any link provided on the NEP Website is solely for your convenience. We do not accept any responsibility for any third-party website.

5. Liability

5.1 We exclude any liability to you should NEP Website not be available at any particular time.

5.2 We do not accept any liability to you for any of the following types of loss or damage (which you may suffer as a result of your use of the NEP Website) whether the losses were foreseen, foreseeable, unforeseen, unforeseeable, known, unknown or otherwise:

(a) loss which arose when you first accessed or registered to use NEP Website (even if that loss results from the/ our failure to comply with these terms or our negligence);
(b) any business loss you may suffer, including loss of revenue, loss of profits or loss of anticipated savings (whether those losses are the direct or indirect result of our default);
(c) loss which you suffer other than as a result of our failure to comply with these terms or our negligence or breach of statutory duty;
(d) any loss suffered due to the default of any party other than us.

5.3 We do not warrant that the NEP Website or any content will be available uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the NEP Website or its supporting systems are free of viruses or bugs.

5.4 We do not accept any liability to you if we fail, or are interrupted or delayed in the performance of any obligation because of:

(a) the non-availability or failure of any telecommunications or computer services, systems, equipment or software operated or provided by you or any third party;
(b) any other event not reasonably within our control.

5.5 We do not give any commitments or accept any liability to you in respect of the NEP Website content provided by other users of the website or third parties.

6. Remedies

6.1 To the extent that we are practically able to do so, we may terminate your access to any part of the NEP Website at any time without notice if you breach any of the terms.

7. General

7.1 If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable then the remaining terms shall remain in full force and effect.

7.2 These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England