TERMS AND CONDITIONS

SOME INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU.

Attention: Please read these terms of use (“terms”) carefully before using this website (“site”). Using this site indicates that you have read and accepted these terms. If you do not accept these terms, you are not authorized to use this site. These terms govern your use of the site, any content (such as text, data, information, software, graphics or photographs) that PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may make available through the site (collectively, “materials”) and any services that PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may provide through the site (collectively, “services”). The site, materials and services are referred to in these terms collectively as the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY website.”

USE OF PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY WEBSITE

Except as set forth in “Other agreements; software, services or access”, below, PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY authorizes you to use the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website only for your own personal, non-commercial purposes. Use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website for any public or commercial purpose (including, without limitation, on another site or through a networked computer environment) is strictly prohibited. If you make copies of any of the materials, you must retain on any such copies all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials. You may not modify, publicly display, publicly perform or distribute the materials. As between you and PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY, PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY owns the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website. The PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website IS protected under South African and international copyright laws. Any unauthorized use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. If you breach any of these Terms, your authorization to use this site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.

ACCESS

You are responsible for obtaining and maintaining all equipment and services needed for access to and use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website and for paying all charges related thereto. When you register to anywhere on the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website or when you contact PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY through the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website for the purpose of receiving products or services, PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may collect certain personal information about you. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY’s use of such information is governed by the provisions of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Online Privacy Statement for the Site. By using our Site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is true, accurate, current and complete information (and, for as long as you continue to use your PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website account, you agree to update such information and to keep it true, accurate, current and complete). You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website password and you are solely responsible for all activities that occur under your password. You agree to notify PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY immediately of any unauthorised use of your password or any other breach of security related to the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website.

PROHIBITED USES

You agree not to use the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website (including, without limitation, any Materials or Services you may obtain through your use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website): (a) in a manner that violates any local, state, national, foreign, or international statute, regulation, rule, order, treaty, or other law (each a “Law”); (b) to stalk, harass, or harm another individual; (c) to impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; or (d) to interfere with or disrupt the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website or servers or networks connected to the DIYPROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website. You further agree not to (e) use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering or extraction methods in connection with the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website; or (f) attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website or any other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website, whether through hacking, password mining, or any other means and as further detailed below.

Viruses, Hacking and other offences: You must not misuse the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website, the server on which the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website are stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Websites. You must not attack the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website will cease immediately. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website or to your downloading of any Materials posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

TERMINATION

Except as set forth in “Other agreements; software, services or access”, below, PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may terminate, suspend or modify your registration with, or access to, all or part of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website, without notice, at any time and for any reason. You may discontinue your participation in and access to the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website at any time. If you breach any of these Terms, your authorization to use the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed Materials (and any copies thereof).

DISCLAIMERS

The PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website are provided “as is” and “with all faults” and the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website is with you. Should the materials or services prove defective, you, and not PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY, assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing and repair. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, or statutory, with respect to the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website (including, but not limited to, any implied or statutory warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use or purpose, and non-infringement of intellectual property rights). Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY makes no warranty that the DIY DEPOT websites will meet your requirements or that the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free or that defects in the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website will be corrected. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY makes no warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you through the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website or from PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY, its parents, subsidiaries, or other affiliated companies, or its or their suppliers (or the respective officers, directors, employees, or agents of any such entities) (collectively, “the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY parties”) shall create any warranty. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY disclaims all equitable indemnities.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

In no event will any of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY parties be liable for (a) indirect, special, consequential, punitive, or exemplary damages whatsoever or howsoever caused or (b) any direct damages whatsoever in excess of one hundred south african (zar100.00) rands (including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of revenues, lost profits, loss of goodwill, loss of use, business interruption, loss or corruption of data or other intangible losses), directly arising out of or in connection with the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY website (including, without limitation, use, inability to use, or the results of use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY website), whether such damages are based on warranty, contract, tort, statute, or any other legal theory and even if any PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY party has been advised (or should have known) of the possibility of such damages.

EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for certain damages. Accordingly, some of the above disclaimers and limitations of liability may not apply to you. To the extent that any PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Party may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any implied warranty or limit its liabilities, the scope and duration of such warranty and the extent of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Party’s liability shall be the minimum permitted under such applicable law.

OTHER AGREEMENTS: SOFTWARE, SERVICES OR ACCESS

PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may provide products (such as hardware or software) services (such as hardware maintenance or repair or software maintenance, installation or training) or access to PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website under the terms of a separate agreement between you and PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY (each, an “Other Agreement”). PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY‘s obligations with respect to any product, service or access that it makes available to you under any Other Agreement shall be governed solely by the Other Agreement under which such product or service is provided and these Terms shall not be deemed or construed to alter the terms of such Other Agreements.

For example, the use of any software that is made available to download from the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website (“Software”) is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the Software (“License Agreement”). You may not install any Software that is accompanied by or includes a License Agreement unless you first have agreed to the License Agreement terms. If no end user license agreement accompanies or is included with the Software, then such Software shall be deemed to be Materials hereunder and these Terms shall govern your use of such Software. FURTHER REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION OF ANY SOFTWARE IS EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED, UNLESS SUCH REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS EXPRESSLY PERMITTED BY THE LICENSE AGREEMENT ACCOMPANYING OR INCLUDED WITH SUCH SOFTWARE.

MODIFICATIONS TO DIY DEPOT WEBSITES

PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website at any time without notice to you. For example, PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may make changes to the Materials and/or Services or to the products and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The Materials and Services may be out of date and PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY makes no commitment to update the Materials and Services whatsoever. Information published on a Site may refer to products, programs or services that are not available in your country. Consult your local PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY business contact for information regarding the products, programs and services that may be available to you.

USER SUBMISSIONS

Certain areas of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website (e.g.: chat rooms or customer ratings and review areas) may permit you to submit feedback, information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or other materials (each, a “User Submission”). By submitting a User Submission, you grant PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY an irrevocable, perpetual, transferable, non-exclusive, fully-paid, worldwide, license (sub licensable through multiple tiers) to (a) use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform, and publicly display your User Submissions (or any modification thereto), in whole or in part, in any format or medium now known or later developed and (b) use (and permit others to use) your User Submission in any manner and for any purpose (including, without limitation, commercial purposes) that PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY deems appropriate in its sole discretion (including, without limitation, to incorporate your User Submission or any modification thereto, in whole or in part, into any technology, product, or service). PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY reserves the right to display advertisements in connection with User Submissions and to use User Submissions for advertising and promotional purposes. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may, but is not obligated to, pre-screen User Submissions or monitor any area of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website through which User Submissions may be submitted. You agree that you are solely responsible for all of your User Submissions. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY is not required to host, display, or distribute any User Submissions on or through the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website and may remove at any time or refuse any User Submissions for any reason. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY is not responsible for any loss, theft, or damage of any kind to any User Submissions. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY does not want to receive any User Submission that is confidential. You understand and agree that any User Submission will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and that PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY will be free to disclose your User Submission to any third party absent any obligation of confidence on the part of the recipient. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY does not guarantee that you will have any recourse through PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY or any third party to edit or delete any User Submission you have submitted.

BY SUBMITTING ANY USER SUBMISSION, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT:

you are at least 13 years old; you own all rights in your User Submissions (including, without limitation, all rights to the audio, video, or digital recording and the performance contained in your User Submissions) or, alternatively, you have acquired all necessary rights in your User Submissions to enable you to grant to PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY the rights in your User Submissions described herein; you have paid and will pay in full all license fees, clearance fees, and other financial obligations, of any kind, arising from any use or commercial exploitation of your User Submissions; you are the individual pictured and/or heard in your User Submissions or, alternatively, you have obtained permission from each person (including consent from parents or guardians for any individual under the age of eighteen (18)) who appears and/or is heard in your User Submissions to grant the rights to PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY described herein; your User Submissions do not infringe the copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights, privacy rights, or any other legal or moral rights of any third party; you voluntarily agree to waive all “moral rights” that you may have in your User Submission; any information contained in your User Submission is not known by you to be false, inaccurate, or misleading;your User Submission does not violate any Law (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination, or false advertising) your User Submission is not, and may not reasonably be considered to be, defamatory, libelous, hateful, racially, ethnically, religiously, or otherwise biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening, or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership, or corporation, vulgar, pornographic, obscene, or invasive of another’s privacy; you were not and will not be compensated or granted any consideration by any third party for submitting your User Submission; your User Submission does not incorporate materials from a third party web site, or addresses, email addresses, contact information, or phone numbers (other than your own); your User Submission does not contain any viruses, worms, spyware, adware, or other potentially damaging programs or files; your User Submission does not contain any information that you consider confidential, proprietary, or personal; and your User Submission does not contain or constitute any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of solicitation.

LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

Links on the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website to third-party websites are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY is not obliged to review such third-party websites, does not control such third-party websites and is not responsible for any such third-party websites (or the products services, or content available through the same). Thus, PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY does not endorse or make any representations about such third-party websites, any information, software, products, services or materials found there or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to from the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Network, you do this entirely at your own risk.

LINKING TO THIS SITE

You may create links to this Site from other websites, but only in accordance with the following terms and in compliance with all applicable laws. Without PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY written authorisation to the contrary, a website that links to this Site: may link to, but shall not replicate, any Materials (including any PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY logo);shall not create a browser or border environment around any Materials; shall not imply that PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY endorses such website or any products, services or content available through such website; shall not misrepresent its relationship with PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY; shall not present false or misleading information about PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY, its products or its services; shall not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial; and shall contain only content that is appropriate for all age groups. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY reserves the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

COOKIES

Certain parts of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website use “cookies” to keep track of your visit and to help you navigate between sections. A cookie is a small data file that may be stored on your computer’s hard-drive when you visit a website. Cookies can contain information such as the pages you have visited.

We use cookies on the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website to enable us to deliver content that is specific to your interests and to give us an idea of which parts of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website you are visiting and to recognize you when you return to the Website. Our cookies do not read data from your computer’s hard-drive or read cookies created by other websites that you have visited. This means that your visit will be tracked, but that to all intents and purposes you remain anonymous.

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you access the Website.

TRADEMARKS

PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY and any other product or service name or slogan or logo contained in the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website are trademarks of PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY and its suppliers or licensors and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY or the applicable trademark holder. Ownership of all such trademarks and the goodwill associated therewith remains with PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY or the applicable trademark holder. You may not use any metatags or any other “hidden text” utilizing any name, trademark or product or service name of PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY without PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY’s prior written permission. In addition, the look and feel of the Site (including all page headers, custom graphics, button icons and scripts) is the service mark, trademark and/or trade dress of PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY and may not be copied, imitated or used (in whole or in part) without PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY’s prior written permission. Reference to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof by PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit the Site or send e-mails to PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY, you are communicating with PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY electronically. We may respond to you by e-mail or by posting notices on the Site. You agree that all such notices, disclosures and other communications that PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY provides to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

ONLINE PAYMENTS

  1. Detailed description of goods and/or services
    PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY is a business in the Johannesburg hardware industry that specializes in tools and hardware.
  2. Delivery policy
    Subject to availability and receipt of payment, requests will be processed within 2 days and delivery will be confirmed by way of email confirmation with booking number. Courier services will be used to deliver goods to customer on receival of payments..
  3. Return and Refunds policy
    The provision of goods and services by (Your Company) is subject to availability. In cases of unavailability, (Your Company) will refund the
    client in full within 30 days. Cancellation of orders by the client will attract a __ % administration fee.
    (If appropriate – provide details of your policy regarding damaged goods. Also mention guarantees, warranties, etc.)
  4. Customer Privacy policy
    (Your Company) shall take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information of users. For the purpose of this clause, “personal
    information” shall be defined as detailed in the Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 (PAIA). The PAIA may be downloaded from:
    http://www.polity.org.za/attachment.php?aa_id=3569 .
  5. Payment options accepted
    Payment may be made via Visa and MasterCard.
  6. Card acquiring and security
    Card transactions will be acquired for (Your Company) via PayGate (Pty) Ltd who are the approved payment gateway for all South African
    Acquiring Banks. PayGate uses the strictest form of encryption, namely Secure Socket Layer 3 (SSL3) and no Card details are stored on the
    website. Users may go to http://www.paygate.co.za to view their security certificate and security policy.
  7. Customer details separate from card details
    Customer details will be stored by (Your Company) separately from card details which are entered by the client on PayGate’s secure site. For
    more detail on PayGate refer to http://www.paygate.co.za.
  8. Merchant Outlet country and transaction currency
    The merchant outlet country at the time of presenting payment options to the cardholder is South Africa. Transaction currency is
    South African Rand (ZAR).
  9. Responsibility
    PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY takes responsibility for all aspects relating to the transaction including sale of goods and services sold on this website,
    customer service and support, dispute resolution and delivery of goods.
  10. Country of domicile
    This website is governed by the laws of South Africa and PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY chooses as its domicilium citandi et executandi for all purposes under
    this agreement, whether in respect of court process, notice, or other documents or communication of whatsoever nature.
  11. Variation
    PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may, in its sole discretion, change this agreement or any part thereof at any time without notice.
  12. Company information
    This website is run by a private company based in South Africa trading as
    NTC INVEST and with registration number 2020/217497/07 and 1
    Director.
  13. Contact information PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY contact details
    Company Physical Address: 623 LOUIS BOTHA AVENUE. BRAMLEY. JHB. 2090. SOUTH AFRICA.
    Email: sales@protechtools.co.za
  14. Telephone: 0651589589

REFUND PROCESSES

RIGHT TO CANCEL YOUR ORDER

You have the right to cancel any purchase of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY within 7 days from the day on which you receive the store purchase. To exercise this right, you must inform us of your decision to cancel your order and state valid reasons why on email to sales@protechtools.co.za

Please state the heading as- “I’d like to request a refund”. Along with your order details.

To meet the cancellation deadline, it is sufficient for you to send your cancellation email before the cancellation period of 7 days has expired and then send back the goods by following the instructions provided to you no later than 14 days from the day on which you communicate your cancellation to us.

This return program may not be available to you if the product has been modified, abused, or is otherwise no longer in new condition as a result of your testing of the product exceeding what would be possible to you when buying the product in the retail store. In that case, you may be liable for the diminished value of the Hardware due to its treatment while in your possession.

EFFECTS OF CANCELLATION

We will reimburse all payments received from you for the product purchased and will also reimburse delivery 30% of the charges for shipping the product to you for the least expensive type of delivery offered by us, no later than 14 days after our agents receive the products. We will use the same means of payment as you used for the initial transaction, unless you have expressly agreed otherwise. In any event, you will not incur any fees as a result of such reimbursement. You will have to bear the direct cost of returning the product to us.

GENERAL

These Terms, together with any additional terms to which you agree when using particular elements of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website, constitute the entire and exclusive and final statement of the agreement between you and PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY with respect to the subject matter hereof, superseding any prior agreements or negotiations between you and PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY with respect to such subject matter. The PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Parties are third party beneficiaries with respect to the provisions in these Terms that reference them. These Terms and the relationship between you and PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY shall be governed by the laws of SOUTH AFRICA and by using this Site you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the SOUTH AFRICAN courts. The failure of PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the intentions of PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY and you as reflected in the provision, and that the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect. The section titles in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. These Terms shall remain in full force and effect notwithstanding any termination of your use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website. These Terms, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY without restriction.

MODIFICATIONS TO THESE TERMS

PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY may, at its sole and absolute discretion, change these Terms from time to time. PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY will post notice of such changes on the applicable Site. If you object to any such changes, your sole recourse shall be to cease using the DIY DEPOT Website. Continued use of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes. Certain provisions of these Terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages of the PROTECH TOOLS AND SAFETY Website and, in such circumstances, the expressly designated legal notice or term shall be deemed to be incorporated into these Terms and to supersede the provision(s) of these Terms that are designated as being superseded.

as of 2020.


Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.

Muhammad Ali