TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE

1. The carriers liability for any loss, damage or injury shall not exeed the actual value of the goods to be carried, which value shall be deemed to be $4.40 Kg. unless a higher value is declared and for which an insurance fee is paid at the rate set from time to time by the declared value. The contract for the carriage of goods listed in the bill of lading is, by regulation passed by the Alberta Motor Transport Board under THE MOTOR TRANSPORT ACT, deemed to contain and be subject to conditions set out in the regulation.

2. NOTICE OF CLAIM.

a) No carrier is liable for loss, damage or delay to any goods under the bill of lading unless notice thereof setting out particulars of the origin, destination and date of shipment of the goods and estimated amount claimed in respect of such loss, damage or delay is given in writing to the orginating carrier or delivering carrier within sixty(60) days after the delivery of the goods, or, in the case of failure to make delivery, within min (9) months from the date of shipment.


b) The final statement of the claim must be filed within nine (9) months from the date of shipment together with a copy of the paid freight bill.

3. Goods will not be accepted if improperly wrapped or packed nor any liability accepted for breakage of goods not clearly marked fragile or glass. In case of perishables, or freezable merchandise, containers must be clearly marked. Bank deposits should be in a locked bag and the driver number verified.

4. Terms are net 7 days from statement date, any discrepancy must be reported within 30 days. Copies of lost bills will be supplied on request. Past due accounts are subject to a service charge of 2% per month (24% per annum).

5. The bill of lading constitutes the entire contract between the carrier and the shipper, and no agent, servant or representative of the carrier has authority to alter, modify or waive any provisions of this contract, excepting that the rate stated may be modified to conform to our general rate schedule which is subject to change.