Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Welcome to www.thehardwarejournal.ie  (“the Website”) which is provided by The Hardware Journal (THJ). By using this Website, you agree to the following terms and conditions of use. THJ reserves the right to amend the terms and conditions of the Website and will post these changes below. It is understood that by continuing to use the Website, you accept these changes.

If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions, please do not use the Website.

Website Content

The content of the pages of this Website or the embedded magazine issues is for your general information and use only. It does not constitute professional advice (including, without limitation, medical, legal and accountancy). Before making any decision or taking any action, which might affect you in any manner, you should consult a qualified professional advisor.

THJ makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, quality, fitness for purpose, reliability, suitability or availability of the Website or the contents, information or related graphics contained on the Website (including without limitation the Interactive embedded magazine issues) for any purpose or any of the information, content or material on any website referred to or accessed by hypertext link or otherwise through the Website or any third party advertisements contained on the Website. To the maximum extent possible by law, THJ disclaims all warranties in relation to any information, advertisements, content or materials contained on the Website (including without limitation the Interactive Areas). Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Acceptable Use

You are permitted to use our website for your own purposes and to print and download material from this Website provided that you do not modify any content without our consent. Material on this website must not be republished online or offline without our permission.

The copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this Website are owned by us or our publishers and must not be reproduced without our prior consent.

Availability of the Website

Although we aim to offer all users the best service possible, we make no promises that the Website will meet all requirements all the time. Access to the Website is offered on an “as is” and “as available” basis only.  We cannot guarantee that the Website will operate without fault. If a fault occurs with the Website you should report it to info@hardwareassociation.ie and we will attempt to correct the fault as soon as we reasonably can.

External Links

The Website contains links to other third party websites which are not under the control of THJ. It is your responsibility to make your own decisions about the accuracy, currency and reliability of information contained in linked third party external websites. Links are provided for your convenience and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement or approval of the linked third party website, its operator or its content by THJ.  THJ is not responsible for the content of any third party website. If you decide to access linked third party websites, you do so at your own risk.

Third Party Advertising

Parts of the Website may contain advertising by third parties. THJ takes no responsibility for and assumes no liability for such advertising or for any error or inaccuracy in such advertising material. Inclusion of such advertisements does not imply endorsement or approval of such providers or services by THJ.

Intellectual Property

All intellectual property rights (including but not limited to trade marks, trade names, service marks, copyright, future copyright, registered or unregistered design rights; trade and/or business name; know-how; database rights and rights granted under licenses and consents; goodwill and reputation) in and relating to the Website (including but not limited to information, content, materials, programs, designs, graphics, texts, layouts, screen icons) shall remain and are the sole property of  THJ. You are not permitted to use such intellectual property rights unless expressly authorised in writing by THJ or its licensors.

Governing Law

These Terms and Conditions, and all disputes and claims arising out of or in connection with them, and use of personal data shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Irish law.

Each party irrevocably agrees to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish Courts as regards any claim or matter arising under or in connection with these Terms and Conditions.


In no event will THJ be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, your use of (or inability to use) this Website; from any inaccurate or misleading information, content, advertisements, or material contained on the Website and any reliance on same is at your own risk.

THJ also does not represent or warrant that the Website shall be free from inaccuracies or typographical errors. THJ expressly excludes any warranty, representation or undertaking that you will be able to access or use the Website at times or locations of your choosing. HAI does not represent or warrant that the Website will be free from any virus, worm, Trojan horse or that the Website will be uninterrupted, secure or error free or is compatible with any other software or material.


THJ believes in protecting your privacy. Click here to review our current Privacy Policy which governs your use of the Website and to understand how THJ use any information that you volunteer.


The failure of THJ at any time to enforce any provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall in no way affect its right thereafter to do so.  Any waiver by THJ of any breach of any term, provision or condition shall not be taken or held to be a waiver of any subsequent breach of any such term, provision or condition or to be a waiver of the term, provision or condition itself.


If any court of competent jurisdiction decides that any part, term or provision of these Terms and Conditions are invalid or otherwise unenforceable, such provision shall be severed and deleted from these Terms and Conditions and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall continue to have force and effect.


If you have any queries regarding the Terms & Conditions or the Privacy Policy, please contact Hardware Association Ireland as follows:

Hardware Association Ireland, Blackchurch Business Park, Naas Road, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin.

Telephone: 01 298 0969

Email: info@hardwareassociation.ie