General Conditions of Use of website (GCU)



Version dated 04/05/2018

The site "" (© NTN-SNR) (hereafter “Site”), was created by NTN-SNR ROULEMENTS (hereafter “NTN-SNR”)for the personal use of its professional users only. Any commercial use of data presented on the Site, even partial, is prohibited unless approved beforehand in writing by NTN-SNR.

Access to the Site is subject to compliance with the general conditions governing access and use set out below as General Conditions of Use (“GCU") and applicable laws and legislation. In this way, when you decide to access to the Site, in order to browse or use it, you will be deemed to have accepted the GCU without any reservations, which prevail over any other agreement you may have entered into elsewhere with NTN-SNR or members of its commercial network.

NTN-SNR reserves the right to disactivate private access codes if they are used for actions which are not in line with the General Conditions for Use.


1. Intellectual Property rights

The entire content of this Site is governed by the French Intellectual Property Code.

Both Site content and presentation are protected by the intellectual property laws in effect. NTN-SNR is the owner, design and development of the aforementioned Site having been carried out by the Netapsys and SQLI companies.

Denominations or trade names, logos, the names of products and services belonging to the ranges are, with some exceptions, trademarks patented by NTN-SNR.

Other trademarks are also mentioned. These are either used by NTN-SNR with the authorisation of their owner, or, simply to point out the products or services offered by NTN-SNR.

Photographs, texts, slogans, drawings, models, images, animated sequences, accompanied by a sound track or not, as well as any other works incorporated into the Site or any other contents are the property of NTN-SNR or third parties who have authorised NTN-SNR to use said contents.

Copying of the aforementioned Site and information it contains, whether hardcopy or softcopy, is authorised subject to the conditions that copies are strictly reserved for personal use excluding any usage for advertising and/or commercial and/or information purposes, and that such usage complies with the provisions set out in Article L. 122-5 of the French Intellectual Property Code.

In any case, this authorisation cannot allow any transfer, for the profit of the user, of the above- mentioned intellectual rights, which remain the exclusive property of NTN-SNR or third parties who authorised NTN-SNR to use them.

With the exception of the authorisation provided in the paragraph above, any copying, representation, use or modification of all or part of the Site, all or part of the various works and product models comprising it, is strictly prohibited irrespective of the process and support, unless approved by NTN-SNR beforehand. Any usage to the contrary shall constitute a counterfeiting offence punishable by two years imprisonment and a fine of 150,000 Euros.


2. Access code and the password management

While enrolling in NTN-SNR's Extranet (private areas intended exclusively for professionals), you enter an account name and a password. Responsibility for preserving the confidential nature of your account and password and for any actions carried out using your account and/or with your password devolves solely on you. You undertake to advise NTN-SNR immediately of any unauthorised use of your account and/or password, and to ensure that you disconnect after each session. NTN-SNR will not be liable for any loss or damage resulting from a breach of said obligations.


3. Information concerning products and services

This Site provides a general presentation of the NTN-SNR group's product and service range. It is intended for professionals only, access by consumers is prohibited. Text information, photographs, or any other kind of information presented on the Site, are provided for reference purposes only, they shall not be deemed contractual documents liable to provide grounds for any type of legal proceeding.

NTN-SNR hereby reserves the right to alter information provided on its Internet Site, notably concerning the technical features of products presented, at any time, without any prior notice, taking into account Site interactivity; this shall not engage the liability of NTN-SNR, members of its network or its employees.

Prices and features of products and services presented on NTN-SNR's Extranet are accurate at the time the various Site pages are placed on line or updated. As regards prices, these are the maximum recommended prices. Said prices and features are apt to change without any prior notice from NTN-SNR.

Furthermore, all products and services mentioned on this Site are not necessarily available. NTN-SNR will advise its users concerning the availability of products and services presented.


4. Personal data and cookies

4.1. Personal data of the user

The information NTN-SNR receives from you corresponds to the information required to use the Site.
This information is subject to computer processing declared to the CNIL and intended to enable NTN-SNR to identify you and communicate with you. More specifically, this information is necessary to allow you to access the NTN-SNR extranet, to receive the NTN-SNR Newsletter (electronic newsletter), but also to allow NTN-SNR to respond to your information requests.
NTN-SNR is the controller.

The data that you communicate to us are kept by us for a period of three years.

In accordance with the legal and regulatory provisions in force concerning the processing of personal data and, in particular, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016, you have the right to access, rectify and, if necessary, delete data concerning you. You may also, for legitimate reasons, object to the processing.

These rights can be exercised by simple written request sent by e-mail to or by post to the "Compliance Department (PC 08)-NTN-SNR ROULEMENTS- 1 rue des Usines- 74010 Annecy- Cedex-France".


4.2. Cookies

Certain pages of the Site may use cookies, the purpose of which is to access information stored in your connection terminal and in particular to record information relating to your browsing on the Site, and to store information that you entered during your connection in order in particular to facilitate your navigation during your next connection.
The storage period for the information thus collected is thirteen months from the insertion of the corresponding cookie.
You may of course prevent cookies being saved to your hard drive by configuring your browser.
You may also delete cookies at any time individually by configuring your computer.


5. Hypertext link

Hypertext links to the Site require prior written approval from NTN-SNR. Should you wish to insert a hypertext link to our Site, contact the person in charge of the Site.

NTN-SNR will under no circumstances be held liable for Sites containing hypertext links to this Site and hereby declines any liability regarding content and use of said.

In addition, the Site may contain references and hypertext links to third party websites. NTN-SNR does not control these websites and is not responsible for their content and use.


6. Limitation of liability

Users make use of this Site at their sole risk. The Internet network and telecommunications systems are not free from errors, interruptions or malfunctions and in no event shall NTN-SNR, its subsidiaries nor members of its network be held liable for any direct or indirect damage, including, without limitation, material, data, program, financial, incidental or consequential damages, arising out of access to or use of this Site or any linked sites. Subject to compliance with legal provisions of public order, the content of the Site is presented without any guarantee of any nature whatsoever.

Information concerning models and their features accurately reflects the design definition at the time that the various Site pages are placed on-line or updated: such information is provided for reference purposes only and shall not be construed as a contractual offer of products or services from NTN-SNR, its subsidiaries or members of its network. There may be errors or omissions. Only orders placed on-line through the "Order" section and confirmed by NTN-SNR by acknowledgment of receipt within three days of receiving said will have any contractual value as regards NTN-SNR.

Access to products and services presented on the Site may be subject to restrictions. Therefore, you should ensure that the laws in effect within the country from which the connection is established allow access to our Site.

The user agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless NTN-SNR, its subsidiaries, members of its network from any claim and expense, including attorneys' fees that it may incur as a result of the use of this Site by the user or any other person using the user's account. NTN-SNR reserves the right to conduct an exclusive defense against the claim for which it must be held harmless under this Article. In this case, the user must provide NTN-SNR with all assistance reasonably required by NTN-SNR.

7. Ethics

The user undertakes not to engage in any act that could constitute illicit solicitations, fraud, active or passive corruption, unethical commercial practices or contrary to applicable law.

The user shall indemnify and hold NTN-SNR harmless from any damages and prejudice suffered by NTN-SNR as a result of illegal/unfair practices on its part.

8. Suspension - Withdrawal of the access right

NTN-SNR is entitled at any time suspend or delete an access right by blocking access data without providing reasons, especially when the user:

  • Provided false information during registration;
  • Breached the GCU or its duty of care with regard to the processing of access data;
  • Infringed applicable law with regard to access to or use of the NTN-SNR Website; or
  • Has been inactive on the NTN-SNR Website for a period of at least 24 months.

9. Miscellaneous provisions

In the event that any provision of these GCU is held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable under any law, regulation or treaty applicable to these GCU, such provision shall be deemed ineffective without this affecting the other provisions of these GCU which shall remain in full force and effect.

These GCU contain the entire agreement between NTN-SNR and the user for the use of the NTN-SNR Site. Any modification to these General Conditions of Use must be agreed in writing in order to be valid.

For all orders placed online via the "Order" section and/or an "e-business” type application, NTN-SNR's General Terms and Conditions of Sale and Services prevail over these GCU.


10. Applicable law- Disputes

NTN-SNR controls its Sites from France. The user agrees that any legal action, proceeding or other matters relating to his access to, or use of, the information or the Sites shall be governed by French legislation.

These General Conditions for Use are subject to French Law. The prevailing language of the GCU is the French language. In the event of any discrepancy or dispute, sole competence will be awarded to French courts.

In the event of dispute, the User and NTN-SNR shall attempt to resolve the dispute by mediation or any other amicable solution. If the User and NTN-SNR are unable to do so, the dispute shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of France.


11. Updating the General Conditions for Use

NTN-SNR hereby reserves the right to modify and update access to the Site as well as the General Conditions for Use at any time. Said modifications and updates are imposed on the user who must consequently regularly consult this section to check the General Conditions for Use in effect.