Equipment hire - terms and conditions

Article 1:

The client assumes total responsibility for all hire equipment taken from the premises. In the case of equipment not returned, in whatever circumstances, the client will be changed the purchase cost of the equipment new, plus the hire charges.

Article 2:

The equipment is maintained in good condition appropriate for normal use, and should only be used for such purposes. It must be returned in a condition consistent with normal usage. All equipment bears identifying marks and/or numbers. It must be returned with the same identifying marks and/or numbers. Any deterioration in condition will result in the client bearing the cost of repairs or, in the case of irreparable damage, the purchase cost of the equipment new, plus the rental cost.

Article 3:

The hired equipment is to be used only by the client whose name appears on the rental contract. The equipment must not be re-hired or loaned to a third party.

Article 4:

The client can opt to take insurance with the equipment rentaI. This insurance covers the replacement purchase cost in the event of theft or damage. In the case of theft or damage the client undertakes to pay the excess, as stipulated in the contract. The client takes responsibility for any other eventualities not covered by this insurance. (Please reler to general conditions of rental displayed in the shop or on the reverse of the rentaI contract)

Article 5:

The duration of the rental is fixed for the period determined on the rental contract Each day payable begins at 08:00hrs and ends at 19:00hrs.
The rental period cannot be modified wilhout written confirmation from the rental shop. The rental charges start the day the equipment is taken from, and finish the day the equipment is returned to, the rental shop. Each rental day is subject to the published tariffs.

Article 6:

Proof of identity and/or a credit card imprint may be demanded in order to establish the rental contract.

Article 7:

By handing over his credit card informations, the client authorises and gives permission to the shop to charge the appropriate amount to his/her card in settlement of all outstanding debts resulting from unpaid rental charges, missing equipment, or equipment returned and in need of repair. (In accordance with the published tariffs.)

Article 8:

The information which is asked for when opening a rental contract will allow us to better serve you. It is compulsory to answer all the questions, except those marked as optional. Your personal information is solely for use by the rental shop.

You have a right of access, modification, rectification or deletion of your personal data as stipulated by article N° 34 of the law "Data processing and Liberties", of January 6, 1978 (art. 34 de la loi "Informatique et Libertés" du 6 janvier 1978). To exercise this right, please ask the rental shop.

Article 9:

Payment must be received for the hired equipment at the payment date. Penalties for delayed payment will be applied, at one and a half times the legal interest rate.

Article 10:

ln all cases of litigation regarding the present contract, the competent court will be the small claims court nearest to the point of rental.