Terms Of Use


1. Definitions

In the context of these terms and conditions, the following words shall have the following meanings:

  • “Action on Smoking and Health” and “ASH” mean Action on Smoking and Health, a charity registered under number 262067 having its offices at 6th floor, Suites 59-63, New House, 67-68 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8JY;
  • “the Website” and “the Site” mean any website under the ownership or control of ASH from which a link has been created to these terms and conditions;
  • “the Material” means all of the information, data, text, graphics, links or computer code published on, contained or available on the Website;
  • “User” and “You” mean the individual, firm, company or organisation accessing this Website or making an Order;

2. Applicable terms and conditions

The Website is owned by ASH and any use made of this site (including registrations and donations made via the Website), are subject to these terms and conditions.

Your use of this site constitutes acceptance of these Terms and Conditions as at the date of your first use of the site.

ASH reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting changes online. Your continued use of this site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified.

If these Terms and Conditions are not accepted in full, the use of this site must be terminated immediately.

3. Use of the Website

You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes and in a manner which does not infringe the rights or restrict, or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the site by any third party.

Anyone is entitled to view any non-password protected parts of the Website and to use for their own non-commercial purposes the information contained therein.

4. Disclaimer

The Website is intended to provide general information only and, as such, should not be considered as a substitute for advice covering any specific situation. Users should seek appropriate advice before taking or refraining from taking any action in reliance on any information contained in this Website.

This site and the information, names, images, pictures, logos regarding or relating to ASH are provided “as is” without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied. In no event will ASH be liable for any damages including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, or any damages or loss of profits whatsoever arising from the use or in connection with such use or loss of use of the site, whether in contract or in negligence.

ASH does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs, nor do we guarantee the full functionality, accuracy and reliability of the materials.

5. Trademarks

The “Action on Smoking and Health” name and “ash” logo are trademarks of Action on Smoking and Health. The names, images and logos identifying ASH or third parties and their products and services, and all related product and service names, designs marks and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trade marks of ASH and/or third parties as appropriate, and are the proprietary marks of ASH and/or third parties as appropriate. Nothing contained in these Terms and Conditions or on the ASH Website may be construed as conferring any licence or right under any trademark or patent of ASH or any third party.

None of these may be used without the prior consent of ASH and/or third parties as appropriate.

All works in the nature of databases attract database rights.

6. Copyright Restrictions

Commercial use or publication of all or any item displayed is strictly prohibited without prior written authorisation from ASH. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence by ASH to use any item displayed.

Documents on this site may be copied for personal, non-commercial use only on the condition that copyright and source indications are also copied, no modifications are made and the document is copied entirely. However, some documents and photos have been published on this site with the permission of the relevant copyright owners (who are not ASH). All rights are reserved on these documents and permission to copy them must be requested from the copyright owners (the sources are indicated within these documents/photographs).

Any communication or material that you transmit to, or post on, any public area of the site including any data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary information.

If there is any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and rules and/or specific terms of use appearing on this site relating to specific material then the latter shall prevail.

Creative Commons license

Attribution - Non-Commercial - Share-Alike 2.0 England and Wales

Attribution – Non-Commercial – Share-Alike 2.0 England and Wales

7. Information Standard

ASH has been certified as a producer of reliable health and social care information.

ASH has been certified as a producer of reliable health and social care information.

ASH shall hold responsibility for the accuracy of the information it publishes and neither the scheme operator nor the scheme owner shall have any responsibility whatsoever for costs losses or direct or indirect damages or costs arising from inaccuracy of information or omissions in information published on the website on behalf of ASH.

8. Third party websites

The Website contains links to websites operated by parties other than ASH. Such links are provided for the User’s convenience only. ASH does not control such websites, and is not responsible for their content. ASH’s inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators.

The User is solely responsible for evaluating the accuracy and completeness of any information contained on the third party websites, and also the value and integrity of any goods and services offered by such websites.

9. Jurisdiction

The terms and conditions and the use by the User of the Website shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and the parties hereto submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts in all disputes arising out of or relating to the Website and/or any transactions made on the Website, or these terms and conditions.

10. Donation refund policy

If you have made a donation in error please call our Business Manager on 0207 404 0242 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm).

Any questions regarding this Website should be sent to enquiries@ash.org.uk