Fisher Shipping Terms & Conditions
Fisher Shipping Terms And Conditions
By signing this document, you declare that you are the owner or an authorized agent of the owner, with permission to make arrangements for shipping the vehicle(s) (hereinafter referred to as Client). Client warrants that it is the registered legal owner of the vehicle, or that it has been duly authorized by the legal owners to enter into this agreement with Fisher Shipping Company, LLC (hereinafter referred to as Fisher Shipping).
Fisher Shipping is a licensed & bonded broker. We hire carriers to move all vehicles. We do not own our own trucks. The carriers we contract with have presented a proven track record of reliability and integrity.
Fisher Shipping, nor the carrier will be held responsible for vandalism, acts of God (fire, flooding, hail, sand storms, tornadoes, earthquakes, etc.) or objects flying from the road or sky during transport. Client should maintain their own insurance for these reasons.
If damage to a vehicle should occur, all money owed for the transport must be paid to the carrier to initiate a claim. Damage must be properly noted on the Bill of Lading (inspection report) and signed by both the carrier and client (or agent). Without proper notation of damage on the carrier’s bill of lading, client verifies that the vehicle was received in good condition. Fisher Shipping must be notified of the damage by phone within 24 hours of delivery. Claims are to be filed directly with the carrier’s insurance and Fisher Shipping may assist you in the process. In all cases, you will need to provide the carrier’s insurance with photos of the damages claimed. If your vehicle is valued at a rate higher than market value, we suggest you purchase a special insurance rider with your insurance company.
Fisher Shipping and the carrier are not responsible for the transport of personal items in the vehicle. Clients that transport personal items in the vehicle do so at their own risk. The carrier may require additional money to do so.
Carriers transporting vehicle(s) will only accept cash, cashier’s check or money orders for any money that may be due on delivery of your vehicle(s).
If driver of carrier transporting vehicle(s) feels he cannot maneuver or operate his truck at client’s desired pickup or delivery location, it is the responsibility of the client to meet the driver at a location close to your desired location.
If for any reason the client cancels this order with Fisher Shipping within 2 days of your scheduled pickup date, your deposit will not be refunded. If class=”sign” you cancel more than 2 days prior to your scheduled pickup date, monies paid as a deposit shall be refunded.
Further, the client understands and agrees that Fisher Shipping is not responsible for any damages, to your vehicle, real or consequential that is a result of delays in shipment or in the placement of the vehicle with the carrier. Fisher Shipping Company is not responsible for wrongful delivery or for any physical damage to the vehicle caused by the carrier. All carriers that Fisher Shipping contracts with are required to be INSURED.
Any legal action against Fisher Shipping must be filed in Worcester County in the state of Massachusetts. By executing this agreement, Client waives any and all rights to litigate elsewhere. The prevailing party in litigation initiated under this agreement shall be entitled to reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs incurred.
I hereby acknowledge that I have read and understand the terms and conditions (both pages) and agree with said terms and conditions.
Please initial first page, fill out second page, and fax back to: 508-792-2437
Thank you again for choosing Fisher Shipping Company.