Terms of use for Kistler.com

Kistler Holding AG and its Group Companies (Kistler Group, jointly and severally referred to as “Kistler” or “we”) provide the following information subject to the following notices and terms and conditions.

This site or any portion thereof may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose whatsoever that is not expressly permitted by Kistler in writing.

You are exclusively authorized to copy, reproduce, transfer, distribute or store information and data (information) published by Kistler on this website within the following limitations: (1) you may take temporary copies necessary to browse this website on screen; (2) unless otherwise stated, you may download or print a single copy of Kistler’s copyrighted material for internal personal use; (3) you must not change any of the material or remove any part of any copyright notice.

You are authorized to use information on this website to assist you in evaluating whether to enter into a business relationship with Kistler. No other use is permitted unless you receive Kistler’s prior written approval. Kistler reserves the right to make a decision about entering a business relationship at its sole discretion.

Kistler takes the protection of personal data of the users of this website very seriously. Kistler may pass on personally identifiable data to selected additional services to make it easier for you to access them. In registering you expressly agree to your personal information being passed on to the supplier of the additional service selected.

Use of our online offer is recorded for the purpose of analysis. This sometimes also involves the collection of personally identifiable information, which may be stored either in Switzerland or abroad. In certain cases this website uses “cookies”, short text file which are placed in your web browser and saved on your computer. The cookies put us in a position to identify you whenever you visit our website. Certain processes, services and transactions are only possible with cookies. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

This website uses Google Remarketing-Tag, an online advertisement service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). This service is used to record the user behaviour of site visits and enables tailored promotional offers. Kistler.com also uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. Both tools use “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, please note, however, that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Kistler does not accept any liability regarding the further use of the information provided. In particular, no claim arising from a possible use of the information provided here by third parties may be derived herefrom or asserted against Kistler.

The information on this website is (1) general information provided by Kistler, (2) does not constitute professional, scientific, technical or commercial advice, (3) is subject to the usual uncertainties of advanced scientific and technical research, (4) may not be accurate, current or complete, (5) is subject to change without prior notice and (6) must never be relied on as a basis for doing or failing to do something.

Kistler provides access to internationally used information of Kistler or other suppliers, which may include references to products, programs and services not available in your country and which may involve third party rights.

All of the measurements regarding capacities, speed and size, etc. included in product descriptions are approximate.

Configurations and prices are shown for convenience only. Prices are in the currency indicated. Kistler will not be responsible for typographical or other errors, omissions regarding prices or other information. Prices and configurations are subject to change without prior notice and do not include shipping and handling charges or applicable taxes.

By ordering a product from this website you agree to Kistler’s Terms and Conditions of Sale (please click on underlined text to review) used by the Group entity with which you are doing business. None of the offers published on Kistler’s web pages are a recommendation or invitation to buy. All information is provided without warranty.

Promotional offers and prices are for a limited time.

All configurations advertised for a specific country are only available for purchase by (e.g. German) customers who take delivery in this very country (e.g. Germany).

If you order items from Kistler the risk of loss (transfer of risk) passes to you as soon as we hand over the goods to the carrier.

Any product, process or technology displayed on this website may be subject to intellectual property rights of Kistler or third parties.

Any feedback you give Kistler about information presented on this website will not be treated in confidence. By sending your feedback you grant Kistler an irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide and unrestricted license to use, exploit, reproduce, display, distribute, sell and modify the information, ideas, concepts, questions, comments and data in your feedback and you hereby agree that Kistler is free to use, for any purpose whatsoever, any information and ideas etc. contained in your feedback. However, your name will not be published unless required by law or your prior written consent is obtained. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights granted to Kistler in this section.

A reference to any products or services of others on this website and any links to or from websites of third parties is/are provided for information only and does/do not constitute an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation of such parties, their websites, their products or services by Kistler. Kistler has not reviewed any of the websites linked to its website.

The worldwide website exists across insecure, public networks, so there is a risk that (1) transmissions to or from this website may be intercepted and modified by third parties and (2) files obtained from or through this website may contain computer viruses or other defects.

Kistler provides this website solely on an “as is” basis and to the best of its knowledge. You personally accept all risks and responsibility for losses, damages of any kind, costs and any other consequences including, but not limited to direct, indirect, pure financial and consequential damages and business interruptions, resulting directly or indirectly from using this website and any information or data available from it.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, Kistler excludes any liability arising directly or indirectly from using this website and any information or data available from it.

Kistler makes no representations or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, as to the operation of this website, completeness, accuracy, usefulness, or the information, the content, the data, the services or the products included on this website. To the full extent permissible by applicable law, Kistler disclaims all warranties, express or implied, included but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property rights.

In particular, Kistler does not guarantee error-free, trouble-free or interruption-free operation of the web pages or individual portions thereof.

The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all content on this website is the exclusive property of Kistler and protected by applicable copyright and other intellectual property laws. All software used on this website is the property of Kistler or third parties and protected by applicable copyright laws.

Copyright in the material available on this website is owned by Kistler and third parties and may only be used in the ways described in this legal notice.

The trademarks, service marks, trade names, design marks, logos, trade dress and the company, product and service names used on this website are the property of Kistler or third parties. You are not authorized to use any of these without the prior written consent of Kistler, and no license, waiver or consent is granted by the use under any trademark, service mark or other intellectual property right.

All of the links to other sites published on Kistler’s web pages are subject to the terms of use of the respective site operators and are not reviewed by Kistler. Kistler does not assume any responsibility or give any warranty for the link or for the data, contents and information of these pages or portions thereof.

Kistler reserves the right to make changes to this website, the disclaimers and terms and conditions of business at any time.

This website is created and controlled by Kistler in Switzerland. As such, Swiss material law governs the disclaimers and terms and conditions of business, without taking account of international private law. Any claims arising from or in connection with this website are to be exclusively submitted to the Commercial Court in Zurich, Switzerland.

This website is owned and operated by Kistler Instrumente AG.

Kistler Instrumente AG, Winterthur, Switzerland