1. RISK, DELIVERY AND RETURN
The VEHICLE will be at YOUR sole risk from the date and time of delivery of the VEHICLE until the VEHICLE is returned to US. YOU undertake to return the VEHICLE in the same condition that YOU received it, fair wear and tear excepted;
YOU will return the VEHICLE, on the expiry or termination of this AGREEMENT, at YOUR expense to our authorised representative at the collection address recorded in the AGREEMENT. YOU acknowledge that failure to return the VEHICLE in terms of this AGREEMENT will constitute a breach of the AGREEMENT and illegal possession by YOU, and WE may report the VEHICLE as stolen and/or repossess the VEHICLE wherever same may be found and from whomsoever is in possession thereof;
When YOU or any person nominated by YOU return the VEHICLE , YOU will:
a. hand over the VEHICLE to our representative
b. Hand the keys of the VEHICLE to our authorised representative.
The sole risk of loss or damage to the VEHICLE will remain vested in YOU until such time as WE have recorded the return of the VEHICLE.
2. WARRANTIES BY YOU
YOU warrant that:
a. All information given by YOU to US is true and correct;
b.The DRIVER holds a valid DRIVER’s license for the VEHICLE;
c. YOU will not drive the VEHICLE under the influence of alcohol or any other central nervous system stimulant;
d. The DRIVER is not physically prevented from operating the VEHICLE safely;
d. No person other than the DRIVER will drive the VEHICLE;
YOU agree to pay US:
a. The VEHICLE rental rates, cross border fees per border and other charges as set out in the AGREEMENT and/or in terms of our OFFICIAL RATES, whichever may be applicable;
A refueling fee and the cost of fuel supplied for the VEHICLE by US which cost will be calculated upon return of the VEHICLE. If the VEHICLE is delivered to, or collected from YOU, YOU will be charged for fuel used from the time it leaves the dispatching branch to the time it is returned to the returning branch.
4. LIABILITY IN CASE OF ACCIDENT:
1. Do not move or attempt to move any vehicle should you be involved in an accident .
2. Do not accept any liabilty for accident.
3. Do not attempt to repair any vehicle or temper with any vehicle part if it is involved in an accident.
4. Should you do any of the above will be liable fully for any cost incurred in returning the vehicle to its original state
5. EXTENSION OF RENTAL PERIOD
a. YOU will be entitled at any time during the initial period to orally extend the RENTAL PERIOD.
b. This extension will however only be valid if confirmed by US in writing.
a. WE will be entitled to terminate this AGREEMENT if YOU and/or the DRIVER commit any breach of this AGREEMENT. WE will then be entitled to the immediate return of the VEHICLE, and furthermore any amount then and there owing by YOU to US will become immediately due and payable.
b.Both YOUR and OUR rights and obligations under this AGREEMENT will continue to be in full force and effect until such time as the VEHICLE has been returned to US in terms of this AGREEMENT and YOU have complied with all YOUR obligations in terms hereof.
a. Save as is provided for in law and provided that there was no negligence on OUR part, WE will not be liable for any damage and/or injury and/or death arising out of any defect in and/or mechanical failure of the VEHICLE, nor for any loss or damages to any property transported in or left in the VEHICLE, nor for any damages, injury, death, consequential loss, loss of profits, or any other damages which the RENTER or the DRIVER or any person transported in the VEHICLE may suffer arising out of this AGREEMENT.