Terms of Use

Terms of Use

The Motor Insurance Repair Research Centre ("Thatcham")

Repair Methods Australia Pty Ltd t/a Thatcham escribe (“Thatcham escribe”)

Terms of Use

Welcome to the site. The information provided on this site is for general informational and educational purposes only. Please read and review these Terms of Use carefully before accessing or using this Web site. By accessing or using this site, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agreed to the Terms of Use Agreement. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, you may not access or use the site.

1.Use of Web site. The information provided on this site is for general informational and educational purposes. Certain sections of this Web site are intended for particular audiences including our employees, customers, as well as members of the motor industry and the general public. Your access to and use of the information contained in the Web site is subject to this Terms of Use Agreement. By accessing and using this Web site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, this Terms of Use Agreement.

2.Content. Thatcham escribe and Thatcham will use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this Web site but makes no warranties or representations of any kind as to its accuracy, currency or completeness. You agree that access to and use of this Web site and the content thereof is at your own risk. Thatcham disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Neither Thatcham nor any party involved in creating, producing or delivering this Web site shall be liable for any damages, including without limitation, direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages, arising out of access to, use of or inability to use this Web site, or any errors or omissions in the content thereof. This limitation includes damages to, or for any viruses that infect, your computer equipment.

3.Indemnification. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Thatcham and Thatcham escribe: their  officers, directors, employees, agents, suppliers and third party partners from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable legal fees, resulting from any violation by you of these Terms of Use.

4.Privacy. Thatcham and Thatcham escribe respects the privacy of its Web site users. Please refer to Thatcham’s Privacy Policy and Thatcham escribe’s Privacy Statement that explains users' rights and responsibilities with respect to information that is disclosed on this Web site.

5.Third Party Web sites and Links. This Web site may contain links or references to other Web sites maintained by third parties over whom neither Thatcham nor Thatcham escribe has any control. Such links are provided merely as a convenience. Similarly, this Web site may be accessed from third party links over whom neither Thatcham nor Thatcham escribe has any  control. Thatcham and Thatcham escribe makes no warranties or representations of any kind as to the accuracy, currency, or completeness of any information contained in such Web sites and shall have no liability for any damages or injuries of any kind arising from such content or information. Inclusion of any third party link does not imply an endorsement or recommendation by Thatcham or Thatcham escribe.

6.Non-Confidential Information. Subject to any applicable terms and conditions set forth in Thatcham’s Policy and Thatcham escribe’s Privacy Statement, any communication or other material that you send to us through the Internet or post on a Thatcham or Thatcham escribe Web site by electronic mail or otherwise, such as any questions, comments, suggestions or the like, is and will be deemed to be non-confidential and neither Thatcham nor Thatcham escribe shall have any obligation of any kind with respect to such information. Thatcham and Thatcham escribe shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such communication for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products.

7.Trademarks. All product names, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol, are trademarks of Thatcham, its related companies or its licensors or joint venture partners, unless otherwise noted. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any other materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of copyright law, trademark law, the law of slander and libel, the law of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. Please be advised that Thatcham and Thatcham escribe actively and aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.

8.Copyright. The entire contents of this Web site are subject to copyright protection. Copyright © Thatcham and Copyright © Thatcham escribe as indicated. The contents of Thatcham and Thatcham escribe Web sites may not be copied other than for noncommercial individual reference with all copyright or other proprietary notices retained, and thereafter may not be recopied, reproduced or otherwise redistributed. Except as expressly provided above, you may not otherwise copy, display, download, distribute, modify, reproduce, republish or retransmit any information, text or documents contained in this Web site or any portion thereof in any electronic medium or in hard copy, or create any derivative work based on such images, text or documents, without the express written consent of Thatcham and Thatcham escribe. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent or trademark of Thatcham, or any third party.

9.Void Where Prohibited. This Web site and its contents are intended to comply with the laws and regulations in Australia, New Zealand and the U.K. Although the information on this Web site is accessible to users outside of Australia, New Zealand and the U.K., the information pertaining to Thatcham products is intended for use only by residents of Australia and New Zealand. Other countries may have laws, regulatory requirements and medical practices that differ from those in Australia and New Zealand. This Web site links to other sites produced by Thatcham's various operating divisions and subsidiaries, some of which are outside Australia, New Zealand and the U.K. Those sites may have information that is appropriate only to that particular originating country. To the extent permitted by Australian and New Zealand laws, Thatcham and Thatcham escribe reserves the right to limit provision of its products or services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction and/or to limit the quantities or any products or services we provide. Any offer for any product or service made on this Web site is void where prohibited.

10.Governing Laws. This Terms of Use Agreement and your use of the Web site shall be governed by the laws of Australia . Any legal action or proceeding related to this Web site shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of Australian courts.

11.Miscellaneous. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unlawful, void or unenforceable, then such provision shall be severable without affecting the enforceability of all remaining provisions. Thatcham and Thatcham escribe reserves the right to alter or delete materials from this Web site at any time at its discretion.

Thatcham’s Privacy Policy.

Thatcham escribe’s Privacy Policy