Each provision of this rules circular shall apply to each transportation agreement entered into the carries unless expressly waived in a signed, written agreement.
Where rates are set forth in cents per mile or other calculation based on mileage, distances shall be determined by utilizing PC MILER. Mileage will be the distance between the point of origin and point of destination by the shortest regularly traveled available highway routes.
Nothing in this rules circular shall require the carrier to perform pick-up or delivery service at any location from or to which it is impracticable, through no fault or neglect of the carrier to operate vehicles because of:
(a)The conditions of roads, streets, driveways, or alleys;
(b)Inadequate loading or unloading facilities; or
(c)Riots, Acts of God, the public enemy, the authority of law, strikes or labor unrest the existence of violence, or such possible disturbances as to create reasonable apprehension of danger to person or property.
The rules published herein are applicable to all shipments transported by
TCI unless expressly waived in a signed bilateral contract pursuant to 49
U.S.C. 14101(b). Rates and schedules are available at TCI’s website
(www.tcitrucking.com) and may be published in rate catalogues, on a shipper
specific basis or pursuant to a spot market rate quotation.
Upon written request, TCI will provide its customers and shippers with
copies of all applicable rules circulars and rates. Rules circulars and
assessorial charges are available on TCI’s web site at:
When this rules circular is formally amended by revised pages, the
cancellation of prior pages will be effected by means of this Item. A revised
page will not show a cancellation notice. Revisions of each page will be filed
in numerical sequence. Except where a specific cancellation is shown on a
new revised page, a revised page cancels any and all uncancelled revised or
ISSUED: June 25, 2008 EFFECTIVE: September 25, 2008
Transportation Consultants Inc.
1000 Edwards Avenue
Harahan, LA 70123
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original pages, or uncancelled portions thereof, which bear the same page
number (see EXCEPTION). For example: “1st Revised Page 10" for a