Olympic Express Inc. liability will be determined by separately multiplying the weight of each individual package lost or damaged computed on $2.00 per pound ($4.41 per kilogram) and not on the basis of the weight of the total number of packages unitized, strapped or otherwise fastened together or contained on pallets, platforms or skids or over packed in an additional complying package.
Olympic Express Inc. assumes no liability of deterioration of perishable products or on account of delays due to weather conditions and or conditions beyond Olympic Express Inc. control.
Olympic Express Inc. shall not be liable for loss, damage, or delay to any of the goods described in the Bill of Lading caused by an Act of God, The Queen’s or public enemies, riots, strikes, a defect, or inherent vice in the goods, the act or default of the consignor, owner or consigned authority of law, quarantine or differences in weights of grain, seed, or other commodities caused by natural shrinkage.
An Act of God is defined as an abnormal or unusual event which is strictly natural in origin with no human assistance or influence, including but not limited to tornadoes, earthquakes, floods, and other catastrophic events of nature.
Subject to the maximum liability, the amount of any loss or damage for which the carrier is liable, whether or not the loss of damage results from negligence, shall be computed on the cases of;
The value of the goods at the place and time of shipment including the freight and other charges if paid, or
Where a value lower than that has been represented in writing by the consignor or has been agreed upon. Such lower value shall be the maximum liability.