Terms & Conditions

By registering as a member on rail.co.uk, you agree to certain terms and conditions regarding the accepted use of our website and user generated commenting. Rail.co.uk will make all reasonable efforts to ensure that content created within this website is up to date and accurate but because content can be submitted and posted by other members as well as third party sources we cannot guarantee that information is accurate at all times.

Terms of Website Use

This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website rail.co.uk (“our site”).

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before you start to use the site. By using our site, you agree that you accept these terms of use and abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our site.

Download Times

In order to make the website more user-friendly and allow the amount of information to be increased, a number of software applications are used. The introduction to the site may use an element of Flash software. The website also makes use of Abode Acrobat software, for example, to display technical data sheets. These may take more time to load than conventional HTML web pages, especially if you are accessing the website using a dial-up connection to the internet or via a mobile device or any other wireless connection. By proceeding to download Flash or Abode Acrobat parts of the website, you acknowledge the increased download time and computing resource needed.


Any software which is available to download from this website may be restricted in functionality or configured to stop operating after a specified period of time. You may use such software only on the terms and conditions contained in the licence accompanying that software.

Complete Agreement

These terms and conditions (including the Privacy Statement above contain all the terms which you and we have agreed in relation to the use of the website


We do not guarantee that use of this website will be compatible with all hardware and software which may be used by you.

Except as set out in the paragraph below, we will be under no liability to you whatsoever whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, restitution or otherwise for any injury, death, damage or direct, indirect or consequential loss (all three of which terms include, without limitation, pure economic loss, loss of profits, loss of business, depletion of goodwill and like loss) howsoever caused arising out of or in connection with the use of this website or the use, accessing, downloading or relying on any information or other materials contained in this website, including, without limitation, as a result of any computer virus.

These terms and conditions do not exclude our liability (if any) to you for personal injury or death resulting from our negligence, for fraud or for any matter which it would be illegal for us to exclude or to attempt to exclude its liability.

Linking to/from other Websites

This website contains links to other websites. We accept no responsibility or liability for the content of other websites which are not under our strict control. Any link is not intended to be, nor should be construed as, an endorsement of any kind by us of that other website.

You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without our prior written consent.

Accuracy of Information

The information in this website is given in good faith and for general information and interest only. It is subject to change without notice. We are not responsible for any inaccuracies and (except as set out in paragraph 6 below) make no representation and give no warranty as to its accuracy. Any colours represented will only ever be an indication of the selected codes. However, we will endeavour to recreate the colours on the website as closely as possible, given the current technology available.

The information in this website should not be relied on and does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation. By using this website you confirm that you have not relied on any such information. Any arrangements made between you and any third party named or referred to on the website are entirely at your sole risk and responsibility.

Nothing on this website is intended to be nor should be construed as an offer to enter into a contractual relationship.

User Generated Content

Parts of the Site allows users to share their experiences and pass on opinions, information and images in an enjoyable and courteous way. Therefore the following is strictly prohibited:

  • Any message, text, information or images (“Content”) that is defamatory, unlawful, indecent, abusive, profane, obscene, inflammatory, harassing or otherwise objectionable
  • Content that condones or promotes illegal activities
  • Content that may infringe copyright or other intellectual property right of any third party
  • Advertising or campaigning
  • Giving out or requesting personal details (such as email, phone number, password or address)
  • Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files
  • Spamming (ie the submission of the same or very similar contributions many times)

Rail.co.uk reserve the right to edit or remove any Content which is it regards as unsuitable for the Site.

Rail.co.uk's publication of user Content on the Site does not mean that rail.co.uk endorses any user’s opinions, recommendations or advice expressed in that Content.

Rail.co.uk takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content posted or uploaded by you or any third party or for any loss or damage thereto or for any loss, damages or liability in contract or tort which you may suffer or incur relating to your use of the Site.

Content of the Website

Unless otherwise indicated, 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 of the website and also, names, logos, trade marks and service marks. The content is protected by intellectual property laws including, but not limited to, trade mark and copyright.

All trademarks reproduced on this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to us, are acknowledged on the website.

You may view, use, download and store the material on this website for personal and research use only. Commercial use is not permitted. The re-distribution, re-publication, or otherwise making available of the material on this website to third parties without our prior written consent is prohibited.

Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

Licence to use the Website

We grant you a non-exclusive licence to use this website upon the following terms and conditions. We may terminate this licence at any time without notice.

We reserve the right to change these terms of use by posting any changes on the website. The new terms will be effective immediately once they are posted.

If you wish to use this website, you are required to register your details where indicated on the website. If you do not use your registration for 12 months, then it will lapse and your details will be removed from our systems. If you wish to access the website after that 12 month period has elapsed, then you will need to re-register.

Owner of the Website

This website is owned and operated by Atos IT Services UK Limited (“We”). We are registered and owned by Atos Origin SA, a joint stock corporation (“Societe Anonyme”) with a Board of Directors and a Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO, duly organised and validly existing under the laws of France having its registered office at Tour Les Miroirs – 18, avenue d’Alsace 92400 Courbevoie France whose company number at the Commercial registry of Nanterre is 323 623 603.

Information About Us

Atos IT Services UK Limited is an international information technology services company, whose business is turning client vision into results through consulting, systems integration and managed operations. The company's annual revenue is EUR 5.8 billion, and it employs 50,000 people in 40 countries. In the UK alone, Atos IT Services UK Limited has more than 6,800 employees and revenues of more than EUR 1 billion.

Privacy Policy

Please see our privacy policy here .

Jurisdiction and acceptance of these terms and conditions

This website is controlled and operated by us from our offices in England. The formation, existence, construction, performance, validity in all aspects whatsoever of these terms and conditions or of any term of these terms and conditions or any dispute in relation to the materials contained in this website shall be governed by English law. The English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any disputes which may arise out of or in connection with these terms and conditions or use of the website.

Your continued use of this website indicates your acceptance of these terms and conditions.

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