Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Other than the statements made in Active Birth Pools Ltd literature, no warranty is expressed or implied as to the suitability of any product for any purpose.Purchasers must satisfy themselves on this point.

Acceptance of Orders

Orders are accepted subject to the terms of business of Active Birth Pools Ltd.

Quotes

Quotes are valid for 1 year from the date of issue and subject to change in accordance with cost increases after this period.

Terms of Payment

  • Approved credit accounts and NHS Hospitals: payable 14 days after delivery.
  • Unapproved accounts and private contractors: 25% deposit with order, balance payable 14 days after delivery
  • International orders: 50% deposit, balance payable upon delivery.

Carriage

Carriage and packing will be charged at cost.

For land-based UK deliveries our water birth pools are wrapped in protective packaging and placed in purpose made double walled corrugated cardboard boxes and transported by reputable national fragile goods carriers.

Deliveries are quoted for and scheduled on a week commencing basis.

If a timed delivery is required please advise us and we will quote and arrange accordingly.

For international and UK deliveries that involve a water crossing our water birth pools are wrapped in protective packaging and placed in timber framed crates with plywood sides that conform to ISPM15 and are stamped accordingly.

International deliveries are quoted for as shipment by sea and cover collection from our factory, all paperwork and delivery to nearest port by sea.

Clients are responsible for clearing the consignment through customs, import charges (if applicable) and local delivery.

Unless we are given specific instructions we select the manner and route of shipment.

Damage or Loss in Transit

Any claim made concerning damage or shortages must be made in writing to us within 3 days of delivery of the goods.

Any claim for non-delivery must be made in writing to us within 14 days from the date of our invoice.

Original packaging must be retained.

Retention of Title

Not withstanding that delivery of the goods has been made they remain the property of Active Birth Pools Ltd. until payment is made in full.

Time of Delivery

Every effort will be made to adhere to delivery times.

However, no liability can be accepted for any losses incurred by the purchaser for a failure to deliver within the stated period.

Delays shall not entitle the purchaser to cancel the order nor to claim damages.

Specifications & Descriptions

Technical data, dimensions, weights and illustrations are typical and not binding.

Active Birth Pools Ltd reserves the right to improve or amend any product without notice.