These terms and conditions tell you the terms of use which you agree to when you use the website.


Definitions (the “Website”) is owned and operated by ASH design + assessment Limited (“ASH,” “we,” or “us”). ASH has employees, independent contractors, and representatives ("our Team"). These terms and conditions apply to all visitors, users, and others who access the website (“You”).

By accessing our website you are signifying that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions ("Terms"), and to the collection and use of your information as set out in our privacy policy.



Please read these terms of use carefully. By using the website, you’re agreeing to these Terms. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our site.

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

We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises we may suspend access to our website, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.


Linking to and from

We welcome other related or relevant websites to link to the information that is on the website provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

However, we don’t give you permission to suggest that your website is associated with, approved by, or endorsed by, Our site must not be framed by any other website. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission at any time.

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to from our website, you do so at your own risk. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.


Information about us is a website owned and operated by ASH design + assessment Limited which is registered in England and Wales under company number 03045838. The registered office is at One Fleet Place, London, EC4M 7WS. For any questions, please contact us.


Using our content

We are the owner of all intellectual property rights in our website and the material published on it. The material featured on this website is subject to copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. All such rights are reserved. You must not use any part of the materials on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from our licensors. We reserve the right to monitor any such usage and take appropriate action against any person who we believe to be contravening our intellectual property rights.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our website for your personal and non-commercial reference. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status and that of any identified contributors as the authors of material on our website must always be acknowledged.

We may also make some of our material available through feeds to third parties for use on websites or other applications. These applications may use versions of our content and commentary that has been edited or cached. The most up-to-date version of our content will always be that available on the website. We don’t provide any guarantee as to the accuracy of any third party products and do not accept liability for loss or damage incurred by users of third party products under any circumstances.


Reliance on information posted

We have taken every care in the preparation of the content of this website. However, commentary and other materials posted on our website are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.



Please note that there is no guarantee that any email sent via our online forms will be received, or that the contents of any such email will remain private or unaltered during internet transmission. If you have any such concerns, you may prefer to telephone or write to us instead. We accept no liability for any damages you or others may suffer as a result of the alteration or loss of confidentiality of any such information.

We reserve the right to monitor the use and content of emails which are sent from and received by us for the purposes of ensuring compliance with our own email policy, and identifying and taking action against unlawful or improper use of, or attacks on, our systems.



You may download media files, photographs, reports and other documents at your own risk. We do not warrant the suitability of these downloads and accept no liability for any problems with your computer that may arise as a result. If you have any doubts, please obtain advice before downloading content to your computer.



We make every effort to keep up to date but we do not provide any guarantee or warranties as to the accuracy of the information on our site.

We don’t accept liability for loss or damage incurred by users of the website, whether direct, indirect or consequential, whether caused by tort, breach of contract or otherwise, in connection with our site, its use, the inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.


Information about you

We gather and process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using our site, you consent to this processing and agree that all data provided by you is accurate.


Virus protection

We make every effort to ensure this website is free from viruses or defects. However, we cannot guarantee that your use of this website or any websites accessible through it won't cause damage to your computer. You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing this website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system.

We can’t accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.


Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our site 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 our website, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site in any manner whatsoever, including 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 our 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 our website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.


Governing law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.



We accept no liability for any failure to comply with these terms and conditions where such failure is due to circumstance beyond our reasonable control.

If we waive any rights available to us under these terms and conditions on one occasion, this does not means that those rights will automatically be waived on any other occasion.

If any of these terms and conditions is held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions shall nevertheless continue in full force.


Revisions to these terms

This page was last updated on 3 June 2014. We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. Please check these terms and conditions regularly, as continued use of the website after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.


For more information about using our website, please also review our privacy policy and cookie policy.