Terms & Conditions

 CONTRACT CONDITIONS & TERMS
 
The Owner/Shipper and MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC agree to the following:
 
1.    By Owner's signature or his/her agent's signature MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC and driver or agent's, jointly and separately are authorized to operate and transport the vehicle(s) from the point of origin specified on the reverse side to the point of departure for truckaway service and to the specified destination via any mode.
2.    MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC agress to make all efforts possible to provide the most expedient shipment of described vehicles(s) insofar as they wil not  compromis their standard of safety and quality.  The Owner understands that ample notice of intent to ship is a primary contingency factor.  Weather or road conditions, illness, advance age of vehicle, supply and demand for trucks and drivers, etc.
3.    Owner must designate persons at pick up point or final destination, listed here on the reverse side, as appointed agent(s) for the purpose of picking up from or delivering to the Owner's vehicle(s).
4.    Any items left or packed in the vehicle must be cleared by MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC prior  to shipment.  Weight limit--100 lbs!  The following articles can not be in the vehicle at any tme:  explosives, guns, ammunition, flammable products, narcotics,negotiable and legal papers, alcoholic beverages, jewelry, furs, money, articles of unusual value, live pets, live plants, furniture or contraband.  Owner agrees that MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC will not be held respnsible for the delivery of personal property, if you put items in the vehicle, you do so at your own risk!
5.    Should this order be cancelled for any reason , before being assigned to a truck or driver, an administrative charge will be assessed in the amount of $50.00.  If cancellation occurs after the order has been placed with a truck or driver, a fee of $100, in additon to the administrative fee will be assessed to compensate the truck.  The administrative fee will be credited towards re-scheduling of the shipment, providing this oocurs within a reasonable amount of time.  Notificaton of intent to cancel made by telephone must be followed up by notification in writing to MJM AUTO TRANSPORT,  LLC by certified mail.
6.    If the Carrier is delayed at point of pick-up or delivery, through no fault of the Carrier, or through any act of the Owner/agent(s), contrary to the provisions of this agreement, a late charge will be accessed at the rate of $15.00 per hour, subject to a maximum of $120.00 for any 24-hour period.  Such charges will be in addition to all other charges provided herein.
7.    Any court action against Carrier must be filed in the State of Wisconsin, County of Rock.  Should Owner/shipper commence a lawsuit against Carrier and Carrier provails, then Carrier will be entitled to reimbursement for all its attorney fees and court costs from shipper.
8.    Owner will be responsible to provide valid and current comprehensive insurance coverage of vehicle.  Carrier will not knowingly transport any uninsured vehicle(s).
9.    If vehicle(s) is vandalized either during shipment or while awaiting shipment, Carrier will not be held responsible.  Owner will have to sumit claim to it's owne insurance company and absorb the loss if there is no insurance.
 
MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FOLLOWING:
 
1.    Damage unable to detect due to auto's dirty condition, loading after dark in badly lit place, or weather conditions.
2.    Any articles left in vehicle.
3.    Damage or loss or loose parts or special equipment when not listed on the bill of lading and/or when not properly secured and stored as to prevent loss or  damage.
4.    Costs or expenses, including towing or repair charges, resulting from malfunction of vehicle(s).
5.    Damage to vehicle(s) due to road hazard or vandalism.
6.    Damage caused by leaking fluids, oils, battery acid, cooling systems, anit-freeze soluton, brake fluid, or industrial fallout when damage is not due to Carrier negligence.
7.    Mechanical functions, exhaust systems, tailpipe, muffler, alignment, suspension, emergency brakes, tuning of engine, transmission, clutch, or drive train.  Inspection of these items is not practical at time of shipment.
8.    Auto rental accruals.
9.    Delivery on any particular schedule.  Contract of Carrier is governed by terms and conditions of the Uniform Straight Bill of Lading, also by the driver's hours of service as regulated by the Department of Transportation.
10.    Any act of God.
11.    Damage cause by freezing of cooling systems and/or batteries.  The protection from freezing will be the responsiblity of the Owner.
12.    Damge to radio antennas that extend more than three (3) inches above fender of hood level.
13.    All auto over $15,000.00 in vaule must be declared and co-insured by Owner.
 
ADDITIONAL TRUCKAWAY CONDITIONS
 
1.    Owner agrees to allow MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC to act as its agent in dealing with other trucking facilities, and to exercise its efforts on owner's behalf in placing the order with a transport company it deems fit.  Said transportation company will route vehicle(s) from origin to destination, by a route within its discretion, and does not agree to any speciified routing.  MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC cannot make any guarantees for exact pick-up or delivery time or day.  MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC cannot guarantee, or be responsible for performance of other trucking companies.
2.    Owner understands that vehicle(s) order is also subject to the terms, conditions and deductible of the specific trucking company used for shipment.  If your vehicle is damaged in transport, MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC required to furnish you with the trucking company's insurance information so that you may file a claim with them directly.
3.    Any claim, including but not limited to, damages arising out of the use of a truck to transport Owner's vehicle(s)must be taken up directly with the delivering trucking company.  If there is any damage, the liablity for the same lies solely with the transporting Carrier.  MJM AUTO TRANSPORT, LLC will furnish Owner with name, address, and phone number of the particular Carrier used for transport, and will assist Owner in providing any other necessary information, should a claim arise.
4.   If there is any problem upon delivery of the vehicle(s), the balance due must be paid before a claim can commence.  Next, the damage should properly noted, while the driver is still there, on the front of the Bill of Lading.  Then a copy of the damage report should be sent to the trucking company immediately, so as to Facilitate the claim.  Signing of the Bill of Lading at destination, without immediate notation of damage, shall be evidence of satisfactory delivery of vehicle(s).  Regardless of weather or time of day, vehicle  examination shall be the responsiblity of the Owner/agent.
5.    No claims shall be accepted unless noted upon delivery of vehicle(s) in the presence of the Driver.  All claims subject to a $500.00 deductible.  Claims resulting therefore must be in writing to MJM AUT O TRANSPORT, LLC providing photographs with actual proof of damage.  Claims must be made with fifteen (15) days, or will not be honored.
6.   All oversized vehicles such as recreational vehicles, vans, jeeps, Broncos, Blazers, Troopers, and the like, which take up more than normal space on a truck, will be charged additional fees.  Such fee will added onto the final amount to be collected should it be discovered that the vehicle is oversized and was not quoted initially.
7.    Nothing in this contract shall be construed as making it binding on the Carrier to pick-up and/or deliver shipments at locations from, or to which it is impractical to operate Carrier's equipment on account of conditions of highways, streets, or other passageways, inadequate loading facilities, civil commotions, military actions, or local laws/ordinances.