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Terms and Conditions

1  INTERPRETATION
1.1 In these conditions the following words have the following meanings:
“Clause” means a clause of these conditions;
“Contract” means a contract which incorporates these conditions and made between the Customer and the
Supplier for the hire of Hire Goods and/or the sale of Products;
“Customer” means the firm, company or other organisation hiring Hire Goods;
“Deposit” means any advance payment required by the Supplier in relation to the Hire Goods which is to be
held as security by the Supplier;
“Force Majeure” means any road traffic accident whether outside a party’s reasonable control or not and any
event outside a party’s reasonable control including but not limited to acts of God, war, flood, fire, labour
disputes, strikes, sub-contractors, lock-outs, riots, civil commotion, malicious damage, explosion, terrorism,
governmental actions, partial or total malfunction of Hire Goods and any other similar events; “Hire Goods”
means any machine, article, tool, and/or device together with any accessories specified in a Contract which are
hired to the Customer;
“Hire Period” means the period commencing when the Customer holds the Hire Goods on hire (including
Saturdays Sundays and Bank Holidays) and ending upon the happening of any of the following events: (i) the
physical return of the Hire Goods by the Customer into the Supplier’s possession; or (ii) the physical
repossession or collection of Hire Goods by the Supplier;
“Liability” means liability for any and all damages, claims, proceedings, actions, awards, expenses, costs and
any other losses and/or liabilities;
“Products” means the products sold to the Customer by the Supplier;
“Rental” means the Supplier’s charging rate for the hire of the Hire Goods which is current from time to time
during the Hire Period;
“Supplier” means Fisher Presentations Limited (company number 05440851) whose registered office is at 68
Argyle Street, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 6AF and will include its employees, servants, agents and/or duly
authorised representatives; and
“Services” means the services and/or work (if any) to be performed by the Supplier for the Customer in
conjunction with the hire of Hire Goods including any delivery, collection service, repair and/or maintenance for
the Hire Goods including but not limited to any installation, building and/or testing works at any venue at which
the Hire Goods are to be used.

2  BASIS OF CONTRACT
2.1 Hire Goods are hired subject to them being available for hire to the Customer at the time required by the
Customer. The Supplier will not be liable for any loss suffered by the Customer as a result of the Hire
Goods being unavailable for hire where the Hire Goods are unavailable due to circumstances beyond the
Supplier’s control.
2.2 Where hire of the Hire Goods is to a Customer who is an individual and the hire would be covered by the
Consumer Credit Act 1974 the duration of the Hire Period shall not exceed 3 months, after which time the
Contract shall be deemed to have automatically terminated. Accordingly the hire of any Hire Goods is not
covered by the Consumer Credit Act 1974.
2.3 Nothing in this Contract shall exclude or limit any statutory rights of the Customer which may not be
excluded or limited due to the Customer acting as a consumer. (Where the Customer is acting as a
consumer any provision which is marked with an asterisk may, subject to determination by the Courts,
have no force or effect.) For further information about your statutory rights contact your local authority
Trading Standards Department or Citizens Advice Bureau.

3  CANCELLATION
3.1 Subject to Clause 3.3, the Customer may cancel the Contract by notifying the Supplier in writing 21 days
or more before the agreed date for despatch by the Supplier to the Customer or collection by the
Customer from the Supplier of the Hire Goods.
3.2 Subject to Clause 3.3, the Customer may cancel the Contract by notifying the Supplier in writing less than
21 days before the agreed date for despatch by the Supplier to the Customer or collection by the
Customer from the Supplier of the Hire Goods on condition the Customer pays to the Supplier as a
cancellation fee an amount equal to such percentage of the total payments to be made by the Customer
under the Contract as corresponds with the amount of time remaining to such despatch or collection when
the Contract is cancelled as set out below.
Time remaining to agreed  Cancellation fee (% of total payments to be paid by the
date of despatch/collection  Customer under the Contract)
15-20 days  25%
8-14 days  50%
4-7 days 75%
3 days or less  100%
3.3 If the Supplier is to perform any Services and the Customer cancels the Contract in accordance with
Clause 3.1 or 3.2 above, the Customer shall in addition to any cancellation fee due to the Supplier
indemnify and keep indemnified the Supplier on a full indemnity basis for all costs, demands, expenses,
penalties, losses (including any direct or indirect consequential losses) and liabilities suffered by the
Supplier in relation to the Contract to include but not limited to:
3.3.1  any fees and/or penalties imposed on the Supplier by any third party in relation to the Services, and/or
Hire Goods including but not limited to fees and/or cancellation fees charged by any third party;
3.3.2  any internal business costs of the Supplier in relation to the Services and/or the Hire Goods; and
3.3.3  any lost profit suffered by the Supplier in relation to such cancellation.
3.4 Any Deposit shall not be refunded by the Supplier if the Customer cancels the Contract.
3.5 The Supplier shall have no Liability to the Customer in relation to any Contract cancelled in accordance
with this Clause.

4  PAYMENT
4.1 The amount of any Deposit, Rental and/or charges for any Services shall be as quoted to the Customer or
otherwise as shown in the Supplier’s current price list from time to time. Where a Deposit is required for
the Hire Goods it must be paid in advance of the Customer hiring the Hire Goods. The Supplier may also
require an initial payment on account of the Rental in advance of the Customer hiring the Hire Goods.
4.2 The Customer shall pay the Rental, charges for any Services, monies for any Products and/or any other
sums payable under the Contract to the Supplier at the time and in the manner agreed. The Supplier’s
prices are, unless otherwise stated, exclusive of any applicable VAT for which the Customer shall
additionally be liable. Unless otherwise stated, the Customer shall pay all out of pocket expenses incurred
by the Supplier in delivery of any Hire Goods, delivery of any Products and/or performance of any
Services to include but not limited to parking fees, hotel costs, subsistence (including meals), tolls,
congestion charges, mileage, transport fares and charges for overnight accommodation.
4.3 Payment by the Customer on time under the Contract is an essential condition of the Contract. Payment
shall not be deemed to be made until the Supplier has received either cash or cleared funds in respect of
the full amount outstanding.
4.4 *If the Customer fails to make any payment in full on the due date the Supplier may charge the Customer
interest (both before and after judgment/decree) on the amount unpaid at the rate implied by law under the
Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998 (where applicable) or at the rate of 4% above the
base rate from time to time of the Supplier’s bank whichever is higher.
4.5 Any monies received by the Supplier from the Customer may be applied by the Supplier at its option
against any additional administrative costs and interest charged prior to application against any principal
sums due from the Customer against which it may be applied in any order.
4.6 *The Customer shall pay all sums due to the Supplier under this Contract without any set-off, deduction,
counterclaim and/or any other withholding of monies.
4.7 The Supplier may set a reasonable credit limit for the Customer. The Supplier reserves the right to
terminate or suspend the Contract for hire of the Hire Goods and/or the provision of Services if allowing it
to continue would result in the Customer exceeding its credit limit or the credit limit is already exceeded.

5  RISK AND OWNERSHIP
5.1 Risk in the Hire Goods and any Products will pass immediately to the Customer when they leave the
physical possession or control of the Supplier.
5.2 If the Supplier agrees to deliver the Hire Goods and/or Products (as appropriate) to a location agreed
between the Supplier and the Customer, risk in the Hire Goods shall pass to the Customer immediately
upon the Supplier leaving the Hire Goods and/or Products (as appropriate) at such location.
5.3 Risk in the Hire Goods will not pass back to the Supplier from the Customer until the Hire Goods are back
in the physical possession of the Supplier. This shall apply even if the Supplier has agreed to cease
charging the Rental.
5.4 Ownership of the Hire Goods remains at all times with the Supplier. The Customer has no right, title or
interest in the Hire Goods except that they are hired to the Customer.
5.5 The Customer must not deal with the ownership or any interest in the Hire Goods. This includes but is not
limited to selling, assigning, mortgaging, pledging, charging, securing, hiring, withholding, exerting any
right to withhold, disposing of and/or lending. However the Customer may re-hire the Hire Goods to a
third party with the prior written consent of the Supplier.
5.6 The Supplier:
5.6.1  shall not be obliged to agree to assume the risks in the Hire Goods set out in Clause 5.7 at an
additional cost of 12.5% of the grossRental (“Additional Cost”). For the purpose of this Clause
5.6.1,gross Rental means the rental payable by the Customer as provided in the Supplier’s price list
from time to time without any discounts or special rates (if any) offered to that Customer ; or
5.6.2  may require the Customer to insure the Hire Goods on such reasonable terms and for such reasonable
risks as the Supplier may specify. The proceeds of any such insurance shall be held by the Customer
in trust for the Supplier and be paid to the Supplier on demand. The Customer must not compromise
any claim in respect of the Hire Goods and/or any associated insurance without the Supplier’s written
consent.
5.7 If the Supplier agrees to assume risks in the Hire Goods in accordance with Clause 5.6.1, such risks shall
only include loss of and/or damage to the Hire Goods resulting from accidental damage, theft following
forced entry to the Customer’s premises and/or fair wear and tear and shall be subject to Clauses 5.8, 8,
9, 10 and 12.
5.8 If the Supplier agrees to assume risks in the Hire Goods in accordance with Clause 5.6.1,in the event of a
claim by the Customer in respect of a risk specified in Clause 5.7, the Customer shall pay to the Supplier
the applicable Customer contribution set out below under the heading “Customer contribution.”
Value of hire goods  Customer contribution
£0.01 – £250  £0
£250.01 – £500  £100
£500.01 – £750  £150
£750.01 – £1,000  £200
£1,000.01 +  £250
5.9 If the Supplier is required to travel and stay overnight at a city or location to provide the Services (whole/in
part) to the Customer, the Customer shall be responsible for arranging and providing such
accommodation and subsistence for the Supplier at the Customer’s own cost.
5.10 If the Customer does not arrange and provide the Supplier with accommodation and subsistence in
accordance with clause 5.9, the Supplier shall be entitled to recover its reasonable accommodation and
subsistence costs as expenses under clause 4.2.
No payment shall be deemed to have been received until the Supplier has received payment in full and
cleared funds. For the avoidance of doubt, the Customer contribution payable shall be in addition to the
Additional Costs provided in Clause 5.6.1.

6  RETENTION OF TITLE
6.1 Until ownership of Products passes to the Customer, the Customer shall hold the Products and each of
them on a fiduciary basis as bailee for the Supplier. The Customer shall store the Products (at no cost to
the Supplier) separately from all other goods in the Customer’s possession and marked in such a way that
they are clearly identified as the Supplier’s property. The Customer agrees that the Supplier’s employees
and/or agents shall be entitled to enter the Customer’s premises to check compliance with this Clause.
6.2 Despite the Products remaining the property of the Supplier, the Customer may sell or use the Products in
the ordinary course of its business at full market value for the account of the Supplier. Any such sale or
dealing shall be a sale or use of the Supplier’s property by the Customer. Until ownership in the Products
passes from the Supplier the proceeds of sale or otherwise of the Products equivalent to the sum total of
the Customer’s debt to the Supplier shall be held in trust for the Supplier and shall not be mixed with other
money or paid into any overdrawn bank account and shall be at all material times identified as the
Supplier’s money.
6.3 Until ownership of the Products passes to the Customer, the Customer shall upon request deliver up such
of the Products as have not ceased to be in existence or been resold. If the Customer fails to do so the
Supplier’s employees and/or agents may enter upon any premises owned occupied or controlled by the
Customer where the Products are situated and repossess the Products.
6.4 The Customer shall not pledge or in any way charge by way of security any of the Products which are the
property of the Supplier.
6.5 The Customer shall insure and keep insured the Products to the full market value against all normal risks
until ownership in the Products passes to the Customer. The Customer shall whenever requested produce
a copy of the policy of insurance to the Supplier. The Customer shall hold any proceeds of such policy of
insurance in relation to the Products on trust for the Supplier upon receipt of the same.

7  DELIVERY, COLLECTION AND SERVICES
7.1 It is the responsibility of the Customer to collect the Hire Goods from the Supplier and return them to the
Supplier at the end of the Hire Period. If the Supplier agrees to deliver or collect the Hire Goods to and/or
from the Customer and/or to and/or from a location agreed between the Customer and the Supplier it will
do so at its standard delivery cost and such delivery and/or collection will form part of the Services.
7.2 Times for the despatch, collection and/or delivery of the Hire Goods and/or for performance of the
Services are estimates only and are not guaranteed. Time is not of the essence in relation to such dates.
7.3 If the Supplier fails to despatch or deliver Hire Goods, make Hire Goods available for collection and/or
perform Services on any date agreed between the Customer and the Supplier, the Customer must notify
the Supplier in writing. The Supplier shall use reasonable endeavours to despatch or deliver such Hire
Goods, or make such Hire Goods available for collection and/or perform such Services within 7 days of
receipt of such notification.
7.4 Where the Supplier provides Services the persons performing the Services are servants of the Customer
and once the Customer instructs such person they are under the direction and control of the Customer.
The Customer shall be solely responsible for any instruction, guidance and/or advice given by the
Customer to any such person and for any damage which occurs as a result of such persons following the
Customer’s instructions, guidance and/or advice except to the extent that the persons performing the
Services are negligent.
7.5 The Customer will allow and/or procure sufficient access to and from the relevant site and procure
sufficient unloading space, facilities, equipment and access to utilities for the Supplier’s employees, sub-
contractors and/or agents to allow them to carry out the Services. The Customer will ensure that the site
where the Services are to be performed is, where necessary, cleared and prepared before the Services
are due to commence.
7.6 If any Services are delayed, postponed and/or are cancelled due to the Customer failing to comply with its
obligations the Customer will be liable to pay the Supplier’s additional standard charges from time to time
for such delay, postponement and/or cancellation.

8  CARE OF HIRE GOODS
8.1 The Customer shall:-
8.1.1  not remove any labels from and/or interfere with the Hire Goods, their working mechanisms or any
other parts of them and shall take reasonable care of the Hire Goods and only use them for their
proper purpose in a safe and correct manner in accordance with any operating and/or safety
instructions provided or supplied to the Customer;
8.1.2  notify the Supplier immediately after any breakdown, loss and/or damage to the Hire Goods and
provide all such statements, information and assistance required by the Supplier in relation to any
related insurance claim, crime report and/or proceedings bought by the Supplier;
8.1.3  take adequate and proper measures to protect the Hire Goods from theft, damage and/or other risks;
8.1.4  notify the Supplier of any change of its address and upon the Supplier’s request provide details of the
location of the Hire Goods;
8.1.5  permit the Supplier at all reasonable times to inspect the Hire Goods including procuring access to any
property where the Hire Goods are situated;
8.1.6  keep the Hire Goods at all times in its possession and control and not to remove the Hire Goods from
the country where the Customer is located and/or the country where the Supplier is located without the
prior written consent of the Supplier;
8.1.7  be responsible for the conduct and cost of any testing, examinations and/or checks in relation to the
Hire Goods required by any legislation, best practice and/or operating instructions except to the extent
that the Supplier has agreed to provide them as part of any Services;
8.1.8  not do or omit to do anything which will or may be deemed to invalidate any policy of insurance related
to the Hire Goods which is notified to the Customer;
8.1.9  not continue to use Hire Goods where they have been damaged and will notify the Supplier
immediately if the Hire Goods are involved in an accident resulting in damage to the Hire Goods, other
property and/or injury to any person; and
8.1.10  where the Hire Goods require fuel, oil and/or electricity ensure that the proper type and/or voltage is
used and that, where appropriate, the Hire Goods are properly installed by a qualified and competent
person.
8.2 The Hire Goods must be returned by the Customer in good working order and condition (fair wear and tear
excepted) and in a clean condition together with all insurance policies, licences, registration and other
documents relating to the Hire Goods.

9  BREAKDOWN
9.1 Allowance will be made in relation to the Rental to the Customer for any non-use of the Hire Goods due to
breakdown caused by the development of an inherent fault and/or fair wear and tear on condition that the
Customer informs the Supplier as soon as practicable of the breakdown.
9.2 The Customer shall be responsible for all expenses, loss (including loss of Rental) and/or damage
suffered by the Supplier arising from any breakdown of the Hire Goods due to the Customer’s negligence,
misdirection and/or misuse of the Hire Goods.
9.3 The Supplier will at its own cost carry out all routine maintenance and repairs to the Hire Goods during the
Hire Period and all repairs which are required due to fair wear and tear and/or an inherent fault in the Hire
Goods. The Customer will be responsible for the cost of all repairs necessary to Hire Goods during the
Hire Period which arise otherwise than as a result of fair wear and tear, an inherent fault and/or the
negligence of the Supplier while carrying out routine maintenance and/or repairs.
9.4 The Customer must not repair or attempt to repair the Hire Goods, or procure that a third party repairs or
attempts to repair the Hire Goods, unless authorised to do so in writing by the Supplier.

10  LOSS OR DAMAGE TO THE HIRE GOODS
10.1 If the Hire Goods are returned in damaged, unclean and/or defective state except where due to fair wear
and tear and/or an inherent fault in the Hire Goods the Customer shall be liable to pay the Supplier for the
cost of any repair and/or cleaning required to return the Hire Goods to a condition fit for re-hire and to pay
the Rental, in accordance with the provisions of Clause 10.3, until such repairs and/or cleaning have been
completed.
10.2 The Customer will pay to the Supplier the replacement cost on a new for old basis of any Hire Goods
which are lost, stolen and/or damaged beyond economic repair during the Hire Period less any amount
which the Supplier pays in accordance with Clause 5.6.1.
10.3 The Customer shall pay the Rental for the Hire Goods up to and including the date it notifies the Supplier
that the Hire Goods have been lost, stolen, damaged beyond economic repair and/or rendered unusable.
From that date until the Supplier has replaced such Hire Goods the Customer shall pay, as a genuine pre-estimate of lost rental profit, a sum as liquidated damages being equal to two thirds of the Rental that
would have applied for such Hire Goods for that period. The Supplier shall use its reasonable commercial
endeavours to purchase replacements for such Hire Goods and/or repair the Hire Goods as quickly as
possible using the monies paid under Clause 10.2 above.

11  TERMINATION BY NOTICE
11.1 If the Hire Period has a fixed duration, the Customer may only terminate the Contract before the expiry of
that fixed period in accordance with Clause 12.
11.2 If the Hire Period does not have a fixed duration either of the Customer or the Supplier is entitled to
terminate the Contract upon giving to the other party any agreed period of notice. If no period of notice is
agreed, the period of notice shall be 21 days’ notice.
11.3 The Supplier shall be entitled to terminate the hire of the Hire Goods by giving not less than 14 days’
notice to the Customer.

12  TERMINATION
12.1 Subject to Clause 12.2, the Customer may terminate the Contract after despatch by the Supplier to the
Customer or collection by the Customer from the Supplier of the Hire Goods on written notice on condition
that the Supplier shall have no Liability to the Customer in relation to any Contract terminated in
accordance with this Clause and the Customer pays to the Supplier as a termination fee an amount equal
to the payments to be made by the Customer during the unexpired term of the Contract immediately
before termination and any outstanding payments due to the Supplier under such Contract.
12.2 If the Supplier performs any Services for the Customer and the Customer cancels the Contract in
accordance with Clause 12.1 the Customer shall in addition to any termination fee due to the Supplier
indemnify and keep indemnified the Supplier on a full indemnity basis for all costs, demands, expenses,
penalties, losses (including any direct or indirect consequential losses) and liabilities suffered by the
Supplier in relation to the Contract to include but not limited to:
12.2.1  any fees and/or penalties imposed on the Supplier by any third party in relation to the Services, and/or
Hire Goods including but not limited to fees and/or cancellation fees charged by any third party;
12.2.2  any internal business costs of the Supplier in relation to the Services and/or the Hire Goods; and
12.2.3  any lost profit suffered by the Supplier in relation to such cancellation.
12.3 Any Deposit shall not be refunded by the Supplier if the Customer terminates the Contract.

13  DEFAULT
13.1 If the Customer:-
13.1.1  fails to make any payment to the Supplier when due without just cause;
13.1.2  breaches the terms of the Contract and, where the breach is capable of remedy, has not remedied the
breach within 14 days of receiving notice requiring the breach to be remedied;
13.1.3  persistently breaches the terms of the Contract;
13.1.4  provides incomplete, materially inaccurate or misleading facts and/or information in connection with the
Contract;
13.1.5  pledges, charges or creates any form of security over any Hire Goods, ceases or threatens to cease to
carry on business, or proposes to compound with its creditors, creates a trust deed for its creditors,
applies for an interim moratorium in respect of claims and/or proceedings, any distress/diligence,
execution or other legal process is levied on any property of the Customer, has a bankruptcy
petition/petition for sequestration presented against it or the Customer takes or suffers any similar
action in any jurisdiction;
13.1.6  being a company, enters into voluntary or compulsory liquidation, has a receiver, administrator or
administrative receiver or in the Republic of Ireland an examiner appointed over all or any of its assets,
any attachment order/arrestment is made against the Customer, any distress/diligence, execution or
other legal process is levied on any property of the Customer or the Customer takes or suffers any
similar action in any jurisdiction;
13.1.7  appears reasonably to the Supplier due to the Customer’s credit rating to be financially inadequate to
meet its obligations under the Contract; and/or
13.1.8  appears reasonably to the Supplier to be about to suffer any of the above events;
then the Supplier shall have the right, without prejudice to any other remedies, to exercise any or all of
the rights set out in Clause 13.2 below.
13.2 If any of the events set out in Clause 13.1 above occurs in relation to the Customer then:-
13.2.1  the Supplier may enter, without prior notice, any premises of the Customer (or premises of third parties
with their consent) where Hire Goods and/or Products owned by the Supplier may be and repossess
any Hire Goods and/or Products;
13.2.2  the Supplier may withhold the performance of any Services and cease any Services in progress under
this and/or any other Contract with the Customer;
13.2.3  the Supplier may immediately cancel, terminate and/or suspend without Liability to the Customer the
Contract and/or any other contract with the Customer; and/or
13.2.4  all monies owed by the Customer to the Supplier shall immediately become due and payable.
13.3 Any repossession of the Hire Goods and/or Products shall not affect the Supplier’s right to recover from
the Customer any monies due under the Contract and/or any damages in respect of any breach which
occurred prior to repossession of the Hire Goods and/or Products.
13.4 Upon termination of the Contract the Customer shall immediately:
13.4.1  return the Hire Goods to the Supplier or make the Hire Goods available for collection by the Supplier as
requested by the Supplier; and
13.4.2  pay to the Supplier all arrears for Rentals, Charges for any Services, monies for any Products and/or
any other sums payable under the Contract

14  LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
14.1 *All warranties, representations, terms, conditions and duties implied by law relating to fitness, quality
and/or adequacy are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.
14.2 *If the Supplier is found to be liable in respect of any loss or damage to the Customer’s property the extent
of the Supplier’s Liability will be limited to the retail cost of replacement of the damaged property.
14.3 Any defective Hire Goods must be returned to the Supplier for inspection if requested by the Supplier
before the Supplier will have any Liability for defective Hire Goods.
14.4 The Supplier shall have no Liability for defective Hire Goods and/or Services where the defect has been
caused or contributed to by the Customer to the extent so contributed.
14.5 *The Supplier shall have no Liability to the Customer if, without just cause, any monies due in respect of
the Hire Goods and/or the Services have not been paid in full by the due date for payment.
14.6 The Supplier shall have no Liability for additional damage, loss, liability, claims, costs or expenses caused
or contributed to by the Customer’s continued use of defective Hire Goods and/or Services after a defect
has become apparent or suspected or should reasonably have become apparent to the Customer.
14.7 The Customer shall give the Supplier a reasonable opportunity to remedy any matter for which the
Supplier is liable before the Customer incurs any costs and/or expenses in remedying the matter itself. If
the Customer does not do so the Supplier shall have no Liability to the Customer.
14.8 *The Supplier shall have no Liability to the Customer to the extent that the Customer is covered by any
policy of insurance arranged as a result of the Contract and the Customer shall ensure that the
Customer’s insurers waive any and all rights of subrogation they may have against the Supplier.
14.9 The Supplier shall have no Liability to the Customer for any:-
14.9.1  loss of profits;
14.9.2  damage to goodwill;
14.9.3  damage to reputation;
14.9.4  economic and/or other similar losses;
14.9.5  special damages;
14.9.6  business interruption, loss of business, contracts and/or opportunity; and/or
14.9.7  *consequential and/or indirect losses.
14.10 The Supplier and the Customer acknowledge and agree that any events in relation to which Hire Goods
are to be used and/or Services are to be performed are the Customer’s responsibility. The Supplier shall
have no Liability to the Customer for any loss arising from delays in and/or cancellation of any such
event.
14.11 The Supplier and the Customer acknowledge and agree that the Supplier shall have no Liability to the
Customer for any loss arising from damage to electrical systems arising from use of the Hire Goods
and/or performance of Services.
14.12 The Supplier’s total Liability to the Customer under and/or arising in relation to any Contract which is only
for the supply of Hire Goods shall not exceed 3 times the amount of the Rental under that Contract in the
12 months immediately preceding the act and/or omission giving rise to such Liability or the sum of
£1,000/€1250 whichever is the higher.
14.13 The Supplier’s total Liability to the Customer under and/or arising in relation to any Contract which
involves the supply of Hire Goods and Services or Services only shall not exceed 3 times the Rental and
charges for Services under that Contract in the 12 months immediately preceding the act and/or omission
giving rise to such Liability or the sum of £1,000/€1250 whichever is the higher.
14.14 To the extent that any Liability of the Supplier to the Customer would be met by any insurance of the
Supplier then the Liability of the Supplier shall be extended to the extent that such Liability is met by such
insurance.
14.15 Each of the limitations and/or exclusions in this Contract shall be deemed to be repeated and apply as a
separate provision for each of:
14.15.1 Liability for breach of contract;
14.15.2 *Liability in tort/delict (including negligence); and
14.15.3 *Liability for breach of statutory duty;
14.15.4 Liability for breach of Common Law and/or on any other legal basis;
except Clauses 14.11 and 14.12 above which shall apply once only in respect of all the said types of
Liability.
14.16 Nothing in this Contract shall exclude or limit the Liability of the Supplier for death or personal injury due to
the Supplier’s negligence nor exclude or limit any other type of Liability which it is not permitted to exclude
or limit as a matter of law.
14.17 The limitations in these Conditions are necessary for the Supplier to provide the Hire Goods and/or
Services at its current prices. If the Customer requires greater protection then the Supplier will consider
providing such protection in return for payment of a higher price for the Hire Goods and/or Services.

15  GENERAL
15.1 Upon termination of the Contract the provisions of Clauses 4.2, 4.4, 4.5, 7, 10.1, 10.2 and 10.3 shall
continue in full force and effect.
15.2 Each hire of an item of Hire Goods shall form a distinct Contract which shall be separate to any other
Contract relating to other Hire Goods.
15.3 The Customer shall be liable for the acts and/or omissions of its employees, agents, servants and/or
subcontractors as though they were its own acts and/or omissions under a Contract.
15.4 *The Customer agrees to indemnify and keep indemnified the Supplier against any and all losses, lost
profits, damages, claims, costs (including legal costs on a full indemnity basis), actions and any other
losses and/or liabilities suffered by the Supplier and arising from or due to any breach of contract, any
tortious/delictual act and/or omission and/or any breach of statutory duty by the Customer.
15.5 No waiver by the Supplier of any breach of the Contract shall be considered as a waiver of any
subsequent breach of the same provision or any other provision. If any provision is held by any competent
authority to be unenforceable in whole or in part the validity of the other provisions of a Contract and the
remainder of the affected provision shall be unaffected and shall remain in full force and effect.
15.6 The Supplier shall have no Liability to the Customer for any delay and/or non performance of a Contract to
the extent that such delay is due to any Force Majeure events. If the Supplier is affected by any such
event then time for performance shall be extended for a period equal to the period that such event or
events delayed such performance.
15.7 All third party rights are excluded and no third parties shall have any rights to enforce a Contract. This
shall not apply to any finance company with whom the Supplier has an outstanding finance agreement
relating to the Hire Goods. Such finance company shall, subject to the Supplier’s consent, have the right
to enforce this Contract as if they were the Supplier. This Contract is governed by and interpreted in
accordance with the law of the country where the Supplier is located and that country will have exclusive
jurisdiction in relation to this Contract.

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