TERMS & CONDITIONS
1. Chelsea Baby Hire accepts no responsibility for injury or damage to any person or property whilst using the equipment.
2. Should any damage/fault occur, please notify Chelsea Baby Hire immediately and refrain from usage until advised otherwise. Do not hesitate to call for advice.
3. The Hirer agrees to pay Chelsea Baby Hire in full, new replacement costs for any equipment that is lost or damaged in any way and is beyond economic repair.
4. Chelsea Baby Hire leases car seats to the hirer on the clear understanding that they are not responsible for the fitting of the car seat in the Hirer's car.
The Complete Contract is the document or documents that set out these terms and conditions, the Rental Agreement and all other details relevant to a particular agreement and is referred to as the “Contract”. In this agreement the “Supplier” is Chelsea Baby Hire. The “Hirer” is the person, company, firm, corporation or public authority taking the supplier’s equipment on hire. The “Equipment” is the hired item(s) supplied to the Hirer from the Supplier as detailed in the Rental Agreement. The” Period of Hire, Security Deposit and the hire charge” are detailed in the Rental Agreement.
The Hirer will pay the Hire Charge stated in the Contract. The Hire Charges will commence from the time stated, and will continue during the Period of Hire until the Equipment is restored to the Supplier in a clean and serviceable condition against the Supplier’s receipt. All time is chargeable including weekends, Bank Holidays etc. All charges are payable on demand. Supplier agrees to hire the Equipment to the Hirer subject to availability and as specified in the confirmation email / telephone call at the hire cost agreed. Payment of the full hire cost must be made on delivery or within 30 days of invoice.
If the Hirer is an individual or partnership (including an unincorporated body of persons) and not a limited company the Contract will terminate no later than three months from the commencing date of the Period of Hire unless otherwise agreed. In such circumstances the Hirer shall by no later than close of business on the last day of the said three months restore the equipment to the Supplier. Equipment not restored to the Supplier will be subject to a charge equating to the financial loss to the Supplier
The Contract will come into being between the Hirer and the Supplier when the Hirer has placed an order detailing his requirements and agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions and the Supplier has accepted the order.
Delivery and collection of Equipment must be agreed by both parties and will be subject to confirmation by e-mail.
The Hirer must review the confirmation and any errors or queries must be notified to the Supplier within 48 hours of receiving the confirmation. If the Supplier does not receive any alterations, it will be assumed that the details of the confirmation are correct and the Equipment will be made ready for delivery / collection as per confirmation. The Hirer must check the Equipment on receipt to ensure it is undamaged, in good working order and fit for intended purpose.
The Hirer accepts full responsibility for the care and safekeeping of the Equipment during the Period of Hire. If the Equipment is lost, damaged beyond economic repair, or stolen, then the Hirer shall pay to the Supplier on demand, the full replacement costs.
The Supplier leases car seats to the Hirer on the clear understanding that the Supplier is not responsible for the fitting of the car seat in the Hirer's car.. The Supplier will not be liable for any damage or injury to persons or property that may arise from the incorrect fitting of the car seat by the Hirer.
If the Hirer wishes to cancel or amend the Contract, the Hirer is entitled to do so free of charge up to 48 hours prior to the commencement of the Period of Hire.
All Equipment remains the property of the Supplier at all times
Subject to the provisions of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 (as amended) the Supplier is not responsible for any direct or indirect damage, injury, loss, claim, cost or expenses (including inconsequential loss) incurred by the Hirer or any other person arising out of the Hirer’s, or any other persons use of the Equipment.
Any additional expense incurred by the Supplier in the recovery of the Equipment or any fees or expenses payable by the Hirer under this contract shall be payable in full by the Hirer with interest from the date incurred or due until payment at a daily rate equivalent to 4% above the Base Rate of the Bank of England over the equivalent period. Payment of any lesser sum that the amount due shall not discharge the Hirers obligations under this agreement.
Should any item in this Contract be held to be invalid, such invalidation will not affect the validity of the remaining items.
The Supplier shall be entitled at any time, if the Hirer is in breach of Contract, to terminate this Contract (such termination to be effective immediately) and to repossess the Equipment or any part thereof.
Any failure by the Supplier to enforce any or all of these conditions shall not amount to, or be interpreted as waiver of any of the Supplier’s rights or claims. The Supplier cannot accept responsibility for any failure or delay on the Suppliers part to fulfil the Suppliers obligations in the Contract where such failure/delay is caused by circumstances beyond the Supplier’s control.
Any amendments to these Terms and Conditions must be agreed in writing.