Acts Sound & LIghting

Sound & LIghting

Hereafter 'The Company' refers to ACTS Sound & Lighting.

TERMS OF HIRE

1. All orders must be confirmed in writing.

2. Goods may be withheld or substitutes may be supplied at the discretion of the Company.

3.If the agreed hire charges are not paid on the due date (as per invoice) then the Company reserves the right to repossess the hired items and will not be liable for any damages or loss which may be suffered by the customer.

4. Charge categories are selected at the Company's discretion.

5. In certain cases at the Company's discretion a deposit against loss or damage will be required.

6. Any equipment hired will be entirely at the customer's risk during the hire period and the customer will be responsible for any loss or damage thereto howsoever arising save where the Company undertakes to operate the equipment hired (Job Class HO) in which case the Company will accept responsibility for any loss or damage caused entirely by the Company's own acts or omissions. The customer undertakes all responsibility for insuring all equipment against "all risks" to the full replacement value thereof. Any loss or damage to the equipment save as aforesaid is to be reimbursed to the Company by the customer to the full value thereof.

7. The customer assumes responsibility for bulb replacement except in case of electrical failure under normal working conditions.

8. When spare bulbs are supplied they must be returned together with all blown bulbs for inspection. Failure to comply with this condition will result in a charge for full replacement cost.

9. Cables are supplied coiled and taped with PVC tape. They must be returned in the same condition. A charge of £1 is made per cable for untangling, recoiling and taping.

10. Plugs and sockets must not be removed from equipment under any circumstances. A charge of £5 per cable end is made for rewiring.

11. Any damage, defect or failure in hired equipment must be reported within 24 hours of its occurrence and confirmed in writing; in default the customer will be charged the cost of repair and replacement.

12. Clauses 7,8,9,10 and 11 hereof shall not apply where the Company undertakes to operate the equipment hired (Job Class HO).

13. The Company accepts no liability whatsoever for any damage to person or property or for any consequential or economic loss caused by any equipment supplied by the Company or by the operation thereof by the Company or arising out of or in connection with the condition or use thereof whether such liability might arise at common law or by statute or by any other enactment or under or by virtue of the express or implied terms of any agreement between the Company and the customer save in so far as such liability is for death or personal injury and results from the negligence of the company its servants or agents.