Throughout these conditions of hire, the term "Hirer" shall refer to the person(s) or firm to whom our equipment is hired and the term "company" shall refer to H WICKS (Lindal) Ltd..
The hirer is responsible for any loss or damage to all equipment hired and will be charged such loss or damage, together with any associated costs incurred by the company.
Any damage to, loss or defect in the equipment must be reported to the company immediately and confirmed in writing within twenty four hours.
We will not be held responsible for any damage, injury or loss caused by our equipment unless the damage, injury or loss results from our negligence and only then if the condition No.3 has been observed.
Waiting time and wasted journeys will be charged at day work rates.
Open containers must not be filled to a height greater than their rim, marked as fill level. Any so filled will render the hirer liable to an additional charge.
The hirer accepts responsibility for obtaining permits from the local authority to position containers on the public highway and provide, barriers/lighting etc.
The hirer is responsible for any damage to drives etc. and to pavements where access to drives, etc has to be made over the pavement.
The hirer must declare all materials to be deposited in the container. No hazardous materials, asbestos, liquids or electrical equipment to be place in the container. (This is not an exhaustive list)(charges will be incurred).
Additional charges will be applied if containers are hired for longer than 4 weeks with no exchange.