CLAIMS LIABILITY AND LIMITATIONS
Carrier will not be liable to the owner of property for loss or delay caused by (1) and act of default of the shipper, owner or consignee; (2) an Act of God, the public enemy, authority of law, quarantine, embargo, riot, strike, perils of navigation, or hazard and danger incident to a state of war; and (3) freezing or spoiling of any perishable goods or property or for natural shrinkage.
Carrier shall not be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages (including without limitation lost profits or business opportunity) or punitive or exemplary damages incurred or suffered by the shipper as a result of overage, shortage or damage to shipments transported.
Carrier will not be responsible for shortages or shipments. All cargo is packaged and loaded by shipper or consignee prior to carrier taking possession of equipment.
Carrier shall not be liable for special, incidental, indirect or consequential
damages (including without limitation, lost profits or business opportunity, or
punitive and exemplary damages incurred or suffered by the Shipper as a
result of shortage, damage or delay.
Unless otherwise agreed in writing, all common carrier shipments are rated
as Freight All Kinds for named customers and are subject to a maximum
cargo liability of $2.50 per pound per article or $100,000.00 per truckload
shipment, whichever is less.
Shippers may obtain rates for shipments with higher release values than
those indicated above from carrier’s Director of Pricing by calling 504 - 734-0562. Any such alternative rate shall be reflected by the insertion of the
higher release value and specially assigned identification number on the bill
of lading at the time of pick-up.
ISSUED: June 25, 2008 EFFECTIVE: September 25, 2008
Transportation Consultants Inc.
1000 Edwards Avenue
Harahan, LA 70123
RULES CIRCULAR 100