Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions for www.metroun.co.uk

Effective Date: 17th June 2023

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) carefully before using www.metroun.co.uk (referred to as “the website”). These Terms govern your access to and use of the website, including any content, features, and services provided by the website. By accessing or using the website, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree with any part of these Terms, you should not access or use the website.

1. Use of the Website:

a. Eligibility: By using the website, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age or have reached the age of majority in your jurisdiction. If you are accessing or using the website on behalf of a company or organization, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind such entity to these Terms.

b. User Account: In order to access certain features or services on the website, you may be required to create a user account. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account credentials and for all activities that occur under your account. You agree to provide accurate, current, and complete information during the registration process. You must notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security.

c. Prohibited Activities: When using the website, you agree not to engage in any unlawful, harmful, or abusive behavior, including but not limited to:

   – Violating any applicable laws or regulations.

   – Interfering with or disrupting the website’s functionality or security.

   – Uploading, transmitting, or distributing any viruses, malware, or other harmful content.

   – Attempting to gain unauthorized access to any part of the website or its systems.

   – Collecting or storing personal information of other users without their consent.

   – Engaging in any activity that may negatively impact the experience of other users.

2. Online Courses and Content:

a. Quantity Surveying Courses: The website provides online courses through the LearnPress platform. The courses are intended for educational purposes only and are provided on an “as is” basis. While we strive to provide accurate and up-to-date information, we do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of any course content. You are responsible for verifying the information and using your own judgment when applying the knowledge gained from the courses.

b. Metroun AI: The website may provide AI assistance derived from OpenAI or similar technologies. This assistance is designed to provide general information and guidance and should not be considered professional advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, or suitability of the AI assistance. You should exercise caution and seek professional advice when necessary.

c. Construction Calculators: The website offers construction calculators for estimating purposes. These calculators are provided for convenience and general reference only. The results generated by the calculators should not be relied upon as precise or accurate measurements. You are solely responsible for verifying the calculations and using professional judgment when making construction-related decisions.

d.  QS Dictionary: The website includes a dictionary of terms for informational purposes. The definitions provided in the dictionary are general in nature and may not cover all possible interpretations or contexts. We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the definitions, and you should consult additional sources when necessary.

3. Limitation of Liability:

a. Disclaimer: The website and its content, including online courses, AI assistance, construction calculators, and dictionary of terms, are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, reliability, or availability of the website or its content. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim all warranties, whether express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.

b. No Liability: In no event shall we or our affiliates, partners, or licensors be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, or exemplary damages arising out of or in connection with your use of the website or its content, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. This includes, but is not limited to, damages for loss of profits, data, or other intangible losses.

c. Third-Party Content: The website may contain links to third-party websites or content that is not owned or controlled by us. We do not endorse or assume any responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of any third-party content. Your interactions with such third-party websites or content are solely between you and the third party, and we shall not be liable for any damages or losses arising from such interactions.

d. Indemnification: You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from any claims, losses, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) arising out of or in connection with your use of the website, violation of these Terms, or violation of any rights of a third party.

4. Intellectual Property:

a. Ownership: The website and its content, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, images, videos, and software, are owned by us or our licensors and are protected by intellectual property laws. You may not reproduce, distribute, modify, transmit, or use any part of the website’s content without our prior written permission.

b. Trademarks: All trademarks, service marks, and logos used on the website are our trademarks or the trademarks of their respective owners. You may not use any trademarks or logos displayed on the website without our prior written permission or the permission of the respective owner.

5. Privacy:

Your privacy is important to us. Please refer to our Privacy Policy, which explains how we collect, use, and protect your personal information. By using the website, you consent to the collection and use of your information as described in the Privacy Policy.

6. Modifications to the Terms:

We reserve the right to modify these Terms at any time. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting the revised Terms on the website. Your continued use of the website after the posting of the modified Terms constitutes your acceptance of the changes.

7. Governing Law and Jurisdiction:

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom. Any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the United Kingdom.

8. Severability:

If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.

9. Entire Agreement:

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us regarding your use of the website and supersede any prior agreements or understandings, whether written or oral.

10. Waiver:

Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision.

11. Contact Us:

If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms, please contact us at support@metroun.co.uk.

By accessing or using the website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to these Terms and Conditions. You also acknowledge that your use of the website is subject to our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these Terms, you should not access or use the website.