Requirements for using the Institution of Railway Operators (IRO) website and social media provision.
This website is provided by the IRO, The Moat House, 133 Newport Road, Stafford, ST16 2EZ.
The IRO is a UK registered company, registration number 7655952, governed by its Articles of Association and Bye-Laws.
Your use of the IRO website is subject to the following terms and conditions, which you are deemed to accept by using the website. If you are not able to accept these terms and conditions, you should not use the IRO website.
By accessing this website, you agree that you will access its contents solely for your own personal, professional, but non-commercial use. Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements. This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
The Institution of Railway Operators (IRO) has always taken great care to protect members’ data and is an organisation that has always been run with its members at its heart. As a result data protection has never been just about complying with the law, data protection has always been about keeping personal data safe and being fair in how it works with individuals and the IRO will continue to operate this way.
Therefore, the IRO takes your trust and right to privacy very seriously and is committed to ensuring that whenever we process personal information we do this fairly, lawfully and in a transparent manner. We comply fully with all of our obligations under the data protection laws. These laws include the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), and any statutory modification or re-enactment thereof, and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
This website contains links to other websites for your convenience and the inclusion of the link in our website does not imply any endorsement, guarantee, warranty or representation by us of the quality or accuracy of the information, products or services provided to you on these third-party websites.
These websites are not operated by the IRO and are not under the control of the IRO. The links are not monitored or maintained by the IRO nor are we responsible for the content of such third-party websites. The IRO accepts no responsibility whatsoever for these websites so, if you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that the IRO does not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.
As a condition of your use of the IRO website, you confirm to the IRO that you will not use the IRO website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the IRO website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the IRO website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the IRO’s websites. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the IRO’s websites.
The IRO website may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:
The IRO has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, the IRO reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. The IRO reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
The IRO reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in the IRO’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. The IRO does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, the IRO specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorised IRO spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of the Institution.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
The IRO reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the IRO’s website is offered, including, but not limited to, the charges associated with the use of the IRO website.