UIC Media Library General Conditions of Use

General information

The website was built by the International Union of Railways - 16 rue Jean Rey 75015 PARIS.
Head of Communications: Marie Plaud-Lombard
Design / Construction / Development: Orphea an Oodrive company

Using the website

The is only for professional use.
Access to maybe blocked at any time, without prior notice, in particular under force majeure, for maintenance or if the International Union of Railways (hereafter "UIC") decides to suspend or stop this service. The provider of this service is therefore only bound under a best efforts obligation.

Site content

UIC shall endeavour to ensure that the information provided is correct and up to date at the time of posting on However, in no way does UIC guarantee the accuracy, correctness or exhaustiveness of this information, nor is the latter contractually binding.
The shall be governed by French law. Users from other jurisdictions thereby accept that French laws apply when using all or a part of the website's functions.

Intellectual property

UIC owns the intellectual property rights to the structure of the website in France, Europe and the rest of the world.
UIC also owns the copy right to use the content - images, video and sound - featured on the website.
UIC therefore strictly prohibits any modification, copying, translation, reproduction, sale, publication, use and distribution in any format (in particular paper and electronic) of all or any part of the information, texts, photos, images, videos and sound present on the website except under express prior permission to do so granted to the user.
Trademarks and logos on the site are, subject to special exceptions, property of UIC. It is prohibited to use the latter without express prior written consent from UIC.
UIC only grants the right to reproduce all or part of the site's content for the purpose specified, if any, in the original order placed by the user. Any publication on a network, redistribution or sale of all or part of the content to third parties, in any form, is strictly prohibited.

Right to privacy

UIC abides by the laws in force in France relating to the right to privacy of its users. UIC therefore pledges not to disclose any information it may receive from the user to any third parties. Information received will be treated in strictest confidence and used solely for purpose of providing the service, including in particular, assignment of copyright. The complies with data protection and rights to privacy regulations in force, in the modified law No. 78-17. The user therefore has the right, according to French law, to access, modify, correct and remove data collected while visiting the website. This right can be exercised by contacting:
International Union of Railways
Data Protection Officer
16 rue Jean Rey
75 015 PARIS
E-mail :


UIC may provide links on to other internet websites. Notwithstanding, UIC has no means to control the content of these external website and offers no guarantee of their compliance with laws and regulations in force.


International Union of Railways
16 rue Jean Rey
75 015 PARIS
E-mail :


UIC retains the right to modify, without prior notice, the above general conditions of use for the website.