Terms and Conditions of Carriage
"We", "us" and "our" means subsidiaries, affiliates of FLE Holdings. Or FAST LINE EXPRESS and their respective employees, agents and independent contractors;
"You" and "your" means the sender, consignor or consignee of the shipment, holder of this consignment note, receiver and owner of the contents of the shipment or any other party having a legal interest in those contents;
"Carriage" means and includes the whole of the operations and services undertaken by us in connection with the shipment;
"Shipment" means any envelope, document, package, parcel, satchel or piece of freight given to and accepted by us for carriage and transported under our consignment note.
“Prohibited items” means any goods or materials the carriage of which is prohibited by any law, rule or regulation of any country in which the shipment travels
THE PARTY WITH WHOM YOU ARE CONTRACTING
Your contract of carriage is with the FLE company or the subsidiary or affiliate of FLE that accepts the shipment for carriage from you. You agree that we may subcontract the whole or any part of the carriage on any terms and conditions we decide.
3. YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By giving us your shipment you accept our terms and conditions set out in the consignment note and or the contract of carriage on behalf of yourself and/or anyone else who has an interest in the shipment irrespective of whether you have signed the front of our consignment note or not. Our terms and conditions also cover and can be invoked by anyone we use or sub-contract to collect, transport or deliver your shipment as well as our employees, directors and agents. Only one of our authorized officers may agree to a variation of these terms and conditions in writing. When you give us the shipment with oral or written instructions that conflict with our terms and conditions we shall not be bound by such instructions.
4. SCOPE OF THE CONTRACT
a) Irrespective of whether a separate contract of carriage was agreed between you and us or the carriage of the shipment forms part of another type of contract between you and us, these terms and conditions apply to the contract agreed between you and us in respect of any carriage of goods pursuant to the contract.
b) By concluding any type of contract with us you agree that:
The contract is a contract of carriage of goods by road if the carriage of the shipment actually takes place by road;
The contract is a contract of carriage of goods by air if the carriage of the shipment actually takes place by air.