Legal notices

British Eye Research Foundation, operating as Fight for Sight, is a company limited by guarantee registered in England (Company Number: 05525503) and a charity registered in England by the Charity Commission for England and Wales (Number: 1111438).

Use of Cookies

We assign web browser cookies to enhance each visitor’s use of our website. Cookies are used for saving small amounts of information such as user settings.

We may also work with third parties to help us measure visits to our website in order to improve its usability. The data we measure may contain personal information (an IP address and/or cookies). We do not link IP addresses to individuals. IP addresses are used for internal research and promotion purposes and are not provided to third parties. Cookies issued by us only contain a unique number and therefore contain no personal data. We do not link cookies to individuals other than to recognize repeat visits.

If you do not wish to have cookies stored on your computer you can change your web browser to refuse cookies or to let you know when you get a new cookie.

Privacy and data protection

At Fight for Sight we are committed to protecting your privacy. In order to respond to requests from users we collect personally identifiable information on our website from visitors who request information, make donations or otherwise provide us with personal information.

The types of personal information we collect are names, email and postal addresses, telephone and fax numbers, demographic data and credit/debit card data. You may also choose to share your experience of an eye disease or condition with us. If you do, we will give you specific additional information about our proposed use of that data at the relevant time.

We use your personal information to provide you with the services, information or products that you request, for administrative purposes, to let you know about changes and, if you agree, as part of our fundraising activities. We may need to share your information with our service providers, associated organisations and agents for these purposes and we reserve the right to share your personal information if we are legally obliged to do so.

In the normal course of business, no information collected or stored on our website is shared with any third party organisations unless there is a specific indication from you that the information may be used in this way.

Personally identifiable information is collected only from website visitors who voluntarily submit such information. If you wish to request a copy of the information that we hold about you or wish to update or delete any information please let us know at the address above.

We may change our privacy policy from time to time so please check back periodically.

Terms and conditions

In these terms and conditions, the following definitions apply:

the Website or Site” means any website under the ownership or control of Fight for Sight from which a link has been created to these terms and conditions.

the Materials” means all of the information, data, text, graphics, links or computer code published on, contained or available on the Website.

User” means the individual, firm, company or organisation accessing the Website

Using our website is subject to you accepting the following terms and conditions.

1) Use of website and copyright restrictions
The Website may be used by you to access, view and download the Materials on the Site for your personal, non-commercial use and not for reproduction on any other website. You may not publicly display the Materials or distribute or reproduce them for any public or commercial purpose without written permission from Fight for Sight. Materials on this site may be copyrighted and any unauthorised use of Materials may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.

2) Links to other websites
The Website may include links that take you to third party websites. If you use these links you will leave this Site. We are not responsible for the content of any other websites or pages linking to or from the Website. We have not verified the content of any such websites and links to other websites do not imply our endorsement of any material or products on those websites. If you choose to follow links to other websites you do so at your own risk. It is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses.

3) The Materials
Materials are provided for information purposes only. Whilst we take care in compiling the Materials we do not make any warranties or representations as to their accuracy or reliability and nor do we warrant the completeness of the information provided. We may make changes to the Materials on the website at any time without giving notice. The Materials on this site may be out of date and we make no commitment to update such information.

4) Limitation of liability
In no circumstances are Fight for Sight, our suppliers, or other third parties mentioned in the Website liable for any damages arising out of the use of the Materials and information contained in the Website and any websites linked to this one. Access to the Website is conditional upon your agreement to indemnify Fight for Sight and not to hold us responsible in any way for the results of any action you take based on the Materials contained herein.

5) No medical advice
The Website does not offer medical advice and is not intended to constitute professional advice for diagnosis or treatment or to recommend any course of action. If you have or suspect you may have a health problem you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your circumstances.

6) Users
The Website is administered from our registered office in England. We are not able to guarantee that the site or the information it contains are appropriate for or comply with relevant laws outside of the United Kingdom. Permission from a parent is required for use of the Website for people under the age of 18 years.

7) Governing Law
These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and any dispute arising from these terms and conditions or your use of the Website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

8) Changes to the terms and conditions
We reserve the right to change our terms and conditions at any time. Please check back periodically because the amended terms and conditions will apply to your continued use of the Website.