Please read the terms and conditions before using this site.

These Terms and Conditions are the terms upon which you are entitled to access and use the First Physio Ltd Limited (“First Physio Ltd”) site at (the “Site”) and will continue in force until such time as either you or we terminate this Agreement. Access to and use by you of this Site constitutes acceptance by you of these Terms and Conditions, which take effect from the date of first access to the Site. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions do not use this Site.

By using this site, you have agreed unconditionally to the Terms and Conditions of use with First Physio Ltd which owns If you do not agree to all of the Terms and Conditions of this agreement, please do not use this site! Please note we may revise the Terms and Conditions at any time in the future.


Registration and Provision of Services

Before you are able to gain access to the entire Site you must register with us

We will provide you with a password, once you have registered. The password will allow you to access the Site

The information that you supply to us for the purpose of registration must be true and correct. Each registration is for a single user only. First Physio Ltd does not permit you to share your user name or password with any other person nor with multiple users on the network. Responsibility for any passwords issued rest with you but we do provide a “Forgotten password?” link.

We have the right to bar you from using the Site by withdrawing your password at any time and without prior notification, if you violate any of these Terms and Conditions.

Service Access

While First Physio Ltd will use its reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Site is normally available 24 hours a day, First Physio Ltd shall not be liable if for any reason this Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Access to this Site may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for any reasons beyond First Physio Ltd’s control.

Use outside of the United Kingdom.

This Site is intended for access and use by persons in the United Kingdom.

We do not represent or warrant that the information on this Site complies with the regulatory regime of any other country. If you access this Site from other locations outside the United Kingdom you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Your Obligations/Permitted Use

You are authorised to view, print or download one copy of the materials or content on the Site on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that any proprietary notices, marks, logos and other legends that appear on the copied screens remain on, and are not removed from the printed or stored images of such screens. This permission is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context and does not extend to any material on this Site that is identified as being copyright of a third party. You may not modify any materials on this Site in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform or distribute or otherwise use them for any public purpose.

You may not copy, sell, rent, lease, license, sublicense, grant any rights in, transfer, distribute, time-share or otherwise assign to any third party any part of this Site.

If you breach any of these Terms and Conditions, your authorisation to use this Site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials.

Unauthorised Use

When corresponding with us or any of our members or posting any comments on the Site (e.g. via the Forms Section) you may not use any obscene or inflammatory language, promote or exhibit sexually explicit materials, promote violence or other illegal activities including but not limited to, discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to remove all obscene or inflammatory postings and all other postings that we consider violate any of these Terms and Conditions at any time and without further notification.

Where any content or material on this Site is intended to be used for purposes other than that permitted above, you must obtain our prior written signed consent.

Unauthorised access by third parties

It is possible that third parties may access this Site and alter its contents. First Physio Ltd will not be liable for any damage or loss arising out of or resulting from any unauthorised access to, alteration to or modification of information contained on this Site.

Intellectual Property Rights

You acknowledge and agree that all content and materials available on this Site are protected by copyright, trade mark, service mark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary rights and laws (together the “Intellectual Property Rights”). All Intellectual Property Rights in the content and materials available on this Site vest in First Physio Ltd and/or its suppliers (i.e. the third party content providers), unless otherwise indicated.

Unless otherwise stated, any Intellectual Property Rights arising in respect of or in connection with the Site’s design, text, graphics, its selection and arrangement, software and all other material on or in the Site, belongs to either First Physio Ltd or the third party content providers.

Third party links, frames and portals

The Site incorporate links to other sites, frames and portals (together “Third Party Sites”) designed maintained and operated by third parties. First Physio Ltd has not reviewed the Third Party Sites which are provided solely for your convenience. First Physio Ltd is not responsible for the content or availability of such sites. If you decide to use a link to a Third Party Site you leave this Site and you do so at your own risk. It is your sole responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements.

Links do not imply that First Physio Ltd endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorised to use any trade mark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the Third Party Sites or that any linked site is authorised to use any trade mark, trade name, logo or copyright of First Physio Ltd.

Third Party Content Use

Authorisation to reproduce third party material must be obtained from the relevant third parties concerned.

Limitation of Liability

While we review all submissions and take all reasonable care to ensure that the information provided is correct we will not be liable to you whether in contract, tort, by statute or otherwise in respect of any loss of profits and/or for any special, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage arising out of or in connection with your use of this Site.

Nothing shall exclude or restrict our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation and/or for death or personal injury arising as a result of our negligence.


Use of web site and all subsections are either available publically or to members only.

The information provided on the Site, including the guidance sheets is intended to be for informative only and is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis

The site including the guidance sheets is purely a source of information and can at no time replace the expert eye, knowledge and examination of a qualified health care professional or other professional in the field to which the source of information is supplied. We recommend seeking professional advice, ideally a face to face consultation before embarking on any form of self treatment. Neither the content nor any other service provided through is intended to be relied on for medical diagnosis, treatment or performance enhancement.

Never delay in seeking, amending or altering professional advice because of something seen on

If you are in any doubt about the seriousness of any condition you should not hesitate to access emergency medical assistance or advice. Such assistance or advice may be via your own General Practitioner, NHS Direct, The Ambulance service, or your local Accident and Emergency Department.

Visitors using the web site, and any other site liked to, or associated with web site such as twitter, Facebook and all other networks and forms of communication are responsible for their own communications and consequences of posting any messages or communication. First Physio Ltd does not accept responsibility for consequences of any postings or communications.

Accordingly we do not represent that he information provided on the Site is complete and or entirely accurate. By accessing and using the Site you acknowledge that any reliance upon any information obtained or received via the Site shall be at your sole risk and subject to the limitation set out above.

We provide the information on this Site without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

We do not warrant that the functions of this Site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that this Site or the servers that make it available are free of viruses.

Unless otherwise stated do we endorse any particular product, individual.

Please be aware that when posting information this information is visible to anyone else including spam e-mailers. We have no control over this and there is nothing we can do about it. You are therefore advised that any personal information or condition you list may be viewed by third parties. Therefore when communicating any private information you are advised to use private e-mail.


       When using the , users agree to the following:

  • Not to use the web site to infringe any laws.
  • Not to Post material that infringes on the copyright or privacy of others.
  • Not to Post material that is unlawful, or can be considered obscene, threatening or abusive, defamatory, hateful, or embarrassing to or any other person determined by UK law or First Physio Ltd.
  • In relation to the previous paragraph First Physio Ltd reserve the right to delete the item, ban where possible the user, and pass on any information which may assist any third party to seek recompense for any loss or damage sustained.
  • IP addresses are logged when any individual access’s the web site
  • Not to post advertisements or solicitations of business.
  • Not to post chain letters or pyramid schemes.
  • Not to post the same message more than once.

       First Physio Ltd make no warranties (expressed or implied) or assurances about the accuracy, completeness or the liability of any message or communication posted by a third party. These are not the views of First Physio Ltd but of third parties over which we have no control over.

       No liability will arise from any loss that may occur as a consequence of any unsolicited messages or that may occur as a result of a user posting a message, or indeed any other form of communication, from information on


Communications in connection with this service and Site may be by way of e-mails. For ease of use and compatibility we will not encrypt emails or any other communications unless we at our sole discretion decide to do so.


We pride ourselves on keeping up to the minute in terms of advances in therapies, treatments, technology and legal developments. As these areas are ever changing, we recommend that you refer to this area of the Site on a regular basis in order to ensure that you are aware of our most recent Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and other policies.

First Physio Ltd reserves the right to modify, add to or change these Terms and Conditions, our Privacy Policy, and any other policies at any time without notice. Any such modifications, additions or changes will be effective immediately on being posted to the Site. Continued use of the Site after a modification, addition or change has been made is your acceptance of the modification, addition or change.


Privacy Policy

We may use information, including pictures, supplied to us voluntarily for providing personalised features and services, to analyse the use of the site and provide better information to our site visitors.

       Email addresses obtained voluntarily by First Physio Ltd through or any other means will be used to send email updates periodically about any changes, improvements to the site. In addition they may also be used to alert you to breaking news and new treatments of which we become aware by our research or other means.

       Users should be aware that by posting personally identifiable information on (for example, user name, e-mail address), along with any information disclosed in the communication, can be collected and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages from third parties. Such activities are beyond the control of

       Cookies may be used by use to provide easy access through the site and to improve user experience. If you do not wish to have cookies (small text files planted in your PC) then this may be prevented through your browser. Please note that cookies may be required to use certain features of The use of cookies does not involve the collection of any personal data.


       First Physio Ltd and may contain advertisements for other sites and companies. Unless stated we do not endorse any product linked to or advertised on

       First Physio Ltd and make no assurances or warranties (expressed or implied) about the accuracy, completeness or reliability of any advertisement links to and from other sites.

Links to and from other sites.

       First Physio Ltd and provides links to other sites for convenience of users only. These are not necessarily an endorsement of the site. We are not responsible for the content of these sites and visitors access them at their own risk.

       First Physio Ltd and reserve the right to refuse a third party site permission to provide a hyperlink to any part of as related to copyright law.

       First Physio Ltd and make no assurances or warranties (expressed or implied) about the accuracy, completeness or reliability of any information held within any third party site to which a user may be linked. By linking users to other web sites First Physio Ltd and are in no way endorsing the views or information held within such web sites.

Disclaimer of Consequential Damages

       First Physio Ltd and do not give any warranty, express or implied or other assurance as to the gains to be made using the site. Visitors use the site at their own risk. The site is provided on an ‘as is’ basis without warranties or guarantees of any kind. First Physio Ltd and disclaim any warranties, implied or express, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of 3rd parties rights and fitness for any particular purpose. The site is a source of general information.

       First Physio Ltd and make no claims about the accuracy, completeness or reliability of the content on the site.

       Under no circumstances will First Physio Ltd and or anyone else mentioned on be liable for any damages whatsoever resulting from the use or inability to use First This includes incidental and consequential damages, lost profits or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption.


By using this site you agree to defend, indemnify and hold First Physio Ltd and, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use of the Content, or the Forum in a manner that violates or is alleged to violate these Terms and Conditions.


We treat our information as we would a piece of software and therefore we do not normally issue refunds. However if for any reason your subscription does not conform to the sale of goods act 1979 we will be happy to issue a refund.


All information published on is the property of First Physio Ltd and and may not be reproduced or stored or anything else, in any form without the owner’s written signed consent unless otherwise stated.


If you wish to print any pages we grant permission so long as this is for your own use and information and under no circumstances will you use or supply this information to third parties or use it for commercial (or otherwise) gain. Suspicious activity or excessive downloads or any conditions or advice/guidance sheets may at our sole discretion lead to suspension or termination of the users account.

The content of including text, images, graphics and databases, are protected by copyright. None of the content may be copied in any form including reproducing, transcribing, reverse engineering, disassembling, storing in any database or retrieval system. It may not be translated into any other language, resold or distributed without prior written signed permission of First Physio Ltd and



Your feedback is valuable to us and will allow us to serve you better. Your views on what we are doing and how we could make things better are important to us.

If you have any comments, suggestions or complaints we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please direct your comments or concerns to our team by using the following page



You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms and Conditions. We reserve the right to assign, sub-licence or transfer any obligations under these Terms and Conditions to a third party.

These Terms and Conditions cannot be varied except in writing by First Physio Ltd.

Any breach of these Terms and Conditions shall entitle First Physio Ltd to immediately terminate your use of the Site without notice, by cancelling your registration and password.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions are exclusively governed by English law and by using the Site you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

First Physio Ltd reserves the right to bring proceedings in the courts of the country of your residence or that of your principal place of practice.

If any provision in these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable by any authority having competent jurisdiction, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect.

Failure by either party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of these Terms and Conditions, or the failure of either party to exercise any right or remedy to which it is entitled under these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy and shall not cause a diminution of the obligations established under these Terms and Conditions.

Headings in these Terms and Conditions are for convenience only and will have no legal meaning or effect.

Funding of the site is funded jointly by first Physio Ltd, Membership Subscriptions, sponsored educational resources from various companies, and affiliate links The First Physio Ltd team have reviewed this content carefully for its relevance to each section and have editorial control of the resources. Each page of the sponsored resource displays a banner containing the company logo and links to the relevant company’s homepage.

Contact with You

Members may receive promotional electronic mailings concerning updates as a result of our environmental scanning including monitoring relevant third party sites. Unless otherwise stated, we would like to reassure you these mailings are vetted and sent directly by First Physio Ltd and that at no time is any member’s contact details provided to any of our partners.


If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions do not use this Site and leave now.