General Terms & Conditions

Sales and delivery terms

1. Validity and scope

1.1 These sales and delivery terms govern the sale and delivery of products by ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG (hereinafter "ASSA ABLOY").

1.2 Each delivery placed with ASSA ABLOY via the Internet is subject to these sales and delivery terms of ASSA ABLOY, to the exclusion of all other terms. By placing an order, the ordering party acknowledges that he has read, understood and agrees with these sales and delivery terms.

1.3 By using the services offered on this website, the ordering party also accepts the terms of use and the data protection policy of ASSA ABLOY. ASSA ABLOY requests that you study these carefully, before using the aforementioned services.

1.4 ASSA ABLOY reserves the right to change its sales and delivery terms at any time. A modified version of these is published on this website. By placing an order following the publication of a modified version of these sales and delivery terms, the ordering party agrees to the changing of these.

 

2. Registration

2.1 When you register on this website, you should make sure that you have provided the information requested, correctly and in full.

2.2 Please inform ASSA ABLOY of any change to your address or other changes by promptly updating the personal data you have provided on this website.

 

3. Password

3.1 When you register in order to use the services offered on this website, you will be asked to choose a password. You must treat this password as strictly confidential and may not pass it on to any third parties.

3.2 You alone are responsible for the use of this password and for any order placed using this password, even if such orders are placed without your knowledge.

3.3 You must inform ASSA ABLOY immediately if you become aware that a third party knows or is using your password, or if you suspect that this is the case.

 

4. Orders

4.1 By placing an order on this website, you are making a binding offer to purchase the products you have selected in accordance with these sales and delivery terms of ASSA ABLOY.

4.2 The quantity of the products you are going to order or have ordered from this ASSA ABLOY website may be subject to minimum and maximum quantity restrictions.

4.3 ASSA ABLOY offers the products to be ordered on this website within the limits of its available stocks.

 

5. Order confirmation

5.1 A binding contract for the goods ordered by you on this website only comes into existence with ASSA ABLOY's confirmation of its acceptance of your order via e-mail.

5.2 ASSA ABLOY reserves the right to reject orders at its discretion, in particular in the case of inability to pay or unpaid invoices.

 

6. Delivery

6.1 All orders confirmed by ASSA ABLOY shall be delivered to the delivery address provided by the ordering party.

6.2 Deliveries by ASSA ABLOY take place at the expense and risk of the ordering party. The ordering party shall carefully check the content of each delivery upon receipt. Any claims for damage or loss must be lodged immediately by the ordering party with the transport company concerned.

 

7. Prices

7.1 The prices quoted are ex works prices and exclude value added tax and packaging. An extra charge is levied for packaging. The minimum invoice amount per delivery is CHF 20.-- (except for replacement keys), plus postage and packaging.

 

8. Payment

8.1 The amounts invoiced by ASSA ABLOY shall be due for payment, net, within 30 days from the date of invoice. For outstanding invoice amounts, interest for late payment of 9% p.a. shall be charged once the thirty day payment period has expired. Furthermore, ASSA ABLOY is entitled to charge a processing fee of CHF 20.--per payment reminder.

 

9. Delivery period

9.1 ASSA ABLOY reserves the right to only execute orders to the extent that the goods are actually available in the warehouse.

9.2 ASSA ABLOY shall endeavour to adhere to agreed delivery periods. However, an exceeding of the delivery period does not entitle the ordering party to withdraw from the contract, to refuse acceptance and/or to compensation. The delivery period shall be extended appropriately if information necessary for the execution of the order is not submitted to ASSA ABLOY in due time or if the order is subsequently changed.

 

10. Guarantee

10.1 The guarantee period is two years, starting from the date of delivery. ASSA ABLOY must be notified by the ordering party of any defects on the products delivered by ASSA ABLOY within no more than eight days of the discovery of such defects, in writing. ASSA ABLOY cannot provide any guarantee for goods manufactured, repaired or modified in external workshops. Any defects for which ASSA ABLOY is responsible shall be remedied free of charge by ASSA ABLOY either by repair or by replacement of the parts concerned, at ASSA ABLOY’s discretion. Any claims of the ordering party going beyond this are excluded in all cases.

 

11. Liability

11.1 As far as permitted by law, ASSA ABLOY shall not be liable for the delivered/sold products.

11.2 The photographs and texts on this website illustrate and describe our products solely for your information and are not legally binding in any way.

 

12. Returns

12.1 Good delivered by ASSA ABLOY in accordance with the order may only be returned within 14 days from the date on which the goods were received and with the prior consent of ASSA ABLOY. If in perfect condition, for approved stock articles returned ASSA ABLOY will credit your account with the invoice amount, minus the costs incurred for ASSA ABLOY as a result of the returning of the goods and putting them back into storage. We cannot credit your account for cylinders for any master key system, or for custom-made goods.

 

13. Changes to current orders

13.1 ASSA ABLOY reserves the right to charge for administrative costs and for work already performed.

 

14. Drafting of a locking plan

14.1 ASSA ABLOY charges for services beyond the basic advisory services such as creation of a plan, detailed planning etc. based on expenditure (work and travel time) at the applicable cost rates.

 

15. Place of execution

15.1 The place of execution for deliveries and payments is the domicile of ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG in all cases.

 

16. Applicable law; place of jurisdiction

16.1 Otherwise, the legal relationship between ASSA ABLOY and the ordering party is subject to Swiss law, to the exclusion of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods of 11 April 1980.

16.2 The court of jurisdiction is the place of business of ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG. This is subject to compulsory provisions regarding other jurisdictions.

 

 

 

Privacy and legal notice

 

This is a general privacy and legal notice in relation to the ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG website. On this website, ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG provides online information. By accessing and using this site, you agree to be legally bound by and to comply with the following terms and conditions in this Privacy and Legal Notice.


We reserve the right to change or discontinue, at any time, any aspect or feature of this site, including the privacy and legal notice, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon the posting of the modified aspect or feature of this site or the modified privacy and legal notice.

Legal Notice

COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARKS AND TERM OF USE

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ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG owns the names that are used for the company's business and those of the company's products and services mentioned in this site, and these names are protected by intellectual property rights laws. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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The Content may not be reproduced, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, translated into any natural or computer language, re-transmitted in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photographic, recorded, or otherwise), resold, or redistributed without the prior written consent of ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG. You may not sell or modify the Content or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute or otherwise use the Content in any way for any public or commercial purpose. You may not "frame" this site or any of the content therein, and you agree not to copy any portion of this site to a server. You further agree not to display or use any ASSA ABLOY names, logos or trademarks in any manner without the prior written consent of ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG.

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Privacy Notice

PRIVACY POLICY

ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG is committed to protecting the privacy of your personal data. This Privacy Policy describes how ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG manages the personal data that we collect and use and how to contact us if you have any further queries about our handling of your personal data.

ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG collects and stores personal data such as your name, address, e-mail address and telephone number that you provide in order to receive information in return. Such information will enable ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG to fulfil your information request. The information collected or stored is solely for use within ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG.

You may at any time request that the information about you be amended or deleted. You are also entitled to receive annually a copy of your personal data kept on record by us free of charge. ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG is responsible for the processing of your personal data and all requests to amend or receive a copy of this information should be posted to ASSA ABLOY (Schweiz) AG, Untere Schwandenstrasse 22, CH-8805 Richterswil, Switzerland, and marked "Marketing/Use".

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