Welcome to Ship2Storage !
1. Your relationship with
1.1. Your use of Ship2Storage's products,
software, services and web sites (referred to collectively as
the "Services" in this document and excluding any services
provided to you by Ship2Storage under a separate written
agreement) is subject to the terms of a legal agreement between
you and Ship2Storage. "Ship2Storage" means Ship2Storage LLC.
This document explains how the agreement is made up, and sets
out some of the terms of that agreement.
1.2. Unless otherwise agreed in writing
with Ship2Storage, your agreement with Ship2Storage will always
include, at a minimum, the terms and conditions set out in this
document. These are referred to below as the "Universal Terms".
1.3. Your agreement with Ship2Storage will
also include the terms of any Legal Notices applicable to the
Services, in addition to the Universal Terms. All of these are
referred to below as the "Additional Terms" Where
Additional Terms apply to a Service, these will be accessible
for you to read either within, or through your use of, that
1.4. The Universal Terms, together with the
Additional Terms, form a legally binding agreement between you
and Ship2Storage in relation to your use of the Services. It is
important that you take the time to read them carefully.
Collectively, this legal agreement is referred to below as the
1.5. If there is any contradiction between
what the Additional Terms say and what the Universal Terms say,
then the Additional Terms shall take precedence in relation to
2. Accepting the Terms
2.1. In order to use the Services, you must
first agree to the Terms. You may not use the Services if you do
not accept the Terms.
2.2. You can accept the Terms by:
2.2.1. clicking to accept or agree to the Terms, where this
option is made available to you by Ship2Storage in the user
interface for any Service; or
2.2.2. by actually using the Services. In this case, you
understand and agree that Ship2Storage will treat your use of
the Services as acceptance of the Terms from that point onwards.
You may not use the Services and may not accept the Terms if (a)
you are not of legal age to form a binding contract with
Ship2Storage, or (b) you are a person barred from receiving the
Services under the laws of the United States or other countries
including the country in which you are resident or from which
you use the Services.
Before you continue, you should print off or save a local copy
of the Universal Terms for your records.
3. Language of the Terms
3.1. Where Ship2Storage has provided you
with a translation of the English language version of the Terms,
then you agree that the translation is provided for your
convenience only and that the English language versions of the
Terms will govern your relationship with Ship2Storage .
3.2. If there is any contradiction between
what the English language version of the Terms says and what a
translation says, then the English language version shall take
4. Provision of the
Services by Ship2Storage
4.1. Ship2Storage may have subsidiaries and
affiliated legal entities ("Subsidiaries and Affiliates").
Sometimes, these companies will be providing the Services to you
on behalf of Ship2Storage itself. You acknowledge and agree that
Subsidiaries and Affiliates will be entitled to provide the
Services to you.
4.2. Ship2Storage is constantly innovating
in order to provide the best possible experience for its users.
You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the
Services which Ship2Storage provides may change from time to
time without prior notice to you, including the terms of the
4.3. As part of this continuing innovation,
you acknowledge and agree that Ship2Storage may stop
(permanently or temporarily) providing the Services (or any
features within the Services) to you or to users generally at
Ship2Storage's sole discretion, without prior notice to you.
You may stop using the Services at any time. You must
specifically inform Ship2Storage when you stop using the
Services to avoid incurring charges and to ensure proper
disposition of your stored items.
4.4. You acknowledge and agree that if
Ship2Storage disables access to your account, you may be
prevented from accessing the Services, your account details or
any files or other content which is contained in your account.
4.5. You acknowledge and agree that while
Ship2Storage may not currently limit the use of its Services or
on the amount of physical storage space and/or transaction
volume used for the provision of any Service, such limits may be
set by Ship2Storage at any time, at Ship2Storage's
5. Use of the Services by
5.1. In order to access certain Services,
you may be required to provide information about yourself (such
as identification or contact details) as part of the
registration process for the Service, or as part of your
continued use of the Services. You agree that any registration
information you give to Ship2Storage will always be accurate,
correct and up to date.
5.2. You agree to use the Services only for
purposes that are permitted by (a) the Terms and (b) any
applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practices or
guidelines in the relevant jurisdictions (including any laws
regarding the export of data or software to and from the United
States or other relevant countries).
5.3. You agree not to access (or attempt to
access) any of the Services by any means other than through the
interface that is provided by Ship2Storage, unless you have been
specifically allowed to do so in a separate agreement with
Ship2Storage. You specifically agree not to access (or attempt
to access) any of the Services through any automated means
(including use of scripts or web crawlers) and shall ensure that
you comply with the instructions set out in any robots.txt file
present on the Services.
5.4. You agree that you will not undertake,
in whole or in part, any activity that interferes with or
disrupts the Services (or the servers and networks which are
connected to the Services).
5.5. Unless you have been specifically
permitted to do so in a separate agreement with Ship2Storage,
you agree that you will not reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell,
trade or resell the Services for any purpose.
5.6. You agree that you are solely
responsible for (and that Ship2Storage has no responsibility to
you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations
under the Terms and for the consequences (including any loss or
damage which Ship2Storage may suffer) of any such breach.
6. Your passwords and
6.1. You agree and understand that you are
responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of passwords
associated with any account you use to access the Services.
6.2. Accordingly, you agree that you will
be solely responsible to Ship2Storage for all activities that
occur under your account.
6.3. If you become aware of any
unauthorized use of your password or of your account, you agree
to notify Ship2Storage immediately at http://www.Ship2Storage
7. Privacy and your
7.1. You agree to the use of your data in
accordance with Ship2Storage's privacy policies, which may
change from time to time without notice.
8. Content in the
8.1. You understand that all information
(such as data files, written text, computer software, music,
audio files or other sounds, photographs, videos or other
images) which you may have access to as part of, or through your
use of, the Services are the sole responsibility of the person
from which such content originated. All such information is
referred to below as the "Content".
8.2. You should be aware that Content
presented to you as part of the Services, including but not
limited to advertisements in the Services and sponsored Content
within the Services may be protected by intellectual property
rights which are owned by Ship2Storage or the sponsors or
advertisers who provide that Content to Ship2Storage (or by
other persons or companies on their behalf). You may not modify,
rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works
based on this Content (either in whole or in part) unless you
have been specifically told that you may do so by Ship2Storage
or by the owners of that Content, in a separate agreement.
8.3. You agree that you are solely
responsible for (and that Ship2Storage has no responsibility to
you or to any third party for) any Content that you create,
transmit, submit or display while using the Services and for the
consequences of your actions (including any loss or damage which
Ship2Storage may suffer) by doing so.
9. Proprietary rights
9.1. You acknowledge and agree that
Ship2Storage (or Ship2Storage's licensors) own all legal
right, title and interest in and to the Services, including any
intellectual property rights which subsist in the Services
(whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and
wherever in the world those rights may exist). You further
acknowledge that the Services may contain information which is
designated confidential by Ship2Storage and that you shall not
disclose such information without Ship2Storage's prior
9.2. Unless you have agreed otherwise in
writing with Ship2Storage, nothing in the Terms gives you a
right to use any of Ship2Storage's trade names, trade marks,
service marks, logos, domain names, and/or other distinctive
9.3. If you have been given an explicit
right to use any of these brand features in a separate written
agreement with Ship2Storage, then you agree that your use of
such features shall be in compliance with that agreement, any
applicable provisions of the Terms.
9.4. Other than the limited license set
forth in Section 11, Ship2Storage acknowledges and agrees that
it obtains no right, title or interest from you (or your
licensors) under these Terms in or to any Content that you
submit, post, transmit or display on, or through, the Services,
including any intellectual property rights which subsist in that
Content (whether those rights happen to be registered or not,
and wherever in the world those rights may exist). Unless you
have agreed otherwise in writing with Ship2Storage, you agree
that you are responsible for protecting and enforcing those
rights and that Ship2Storage has no obligation to do so on your
9.5. You agree that you shall not remove,
obscure, or alter any proprietary rights notices (including
copyright and trade mark notices) which may be affixed to or
contained within the Services.
9.6. Unless you have been expressly
authorized to do so in writing by Ship2Storage, you agree that
in using the Services, you will not use any trade mark, service
mark, trade name, logo of any company or organization in a way
that is likely or intended to cause confusion about the owner or
authorized user of such marks, names or logos.
10. License from Ship2Storage
10.1.Ship2Storage gives you a personal, worldwide,
royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use
the software provided to you by Ship2Storage as part of the
Services as provided to you by Ship2Storage (referred to as the
"Software" below). This license is for the sole
purpose of enabling you to use and enjoy the benefit of the
Services as provided by Ship2Storage, in the manner permitted by
10.2.You may not (and you may not permit anyone else to) copy,
modify, create a derivative work of, reverse engineer, decompile
or otherwise attempt to extract the source code of the Software
or any part thereof, unless this is expressly permitted or
required by law, or unless you have been specifically told that
you may do so by Ship2Storage, in writing.
10.3.Unless Ship2Storage has given you specific written
permission to do so, you may not assign (or grant a sub-license
of) your rights to use the Software, grant a security interest
in or over your rights to use the Software, or otherwise
transfer any part of your rights to use the Software.
11. Content license from you
11.1.You retain copyright and any other rights you already
hold in Content which you submit, post or display on or through,
the Services. By submitting, posting or displaying the content
you give Ship2Storage a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide,
royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, adapt,
modify, translate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display
and distribute any Content which you submit, post or display on
or through, the Services. This license is for the sole purpose
of enabling Ship2Storage to display, distribute and promote the
Services and may be revoked for certain Services as defined in
the Additional Terms of those Services.
11.2.You agree that this license includes a right for
Ship2Storage to make such Content available to other companies,
organizations or individuals with whom Ship2Storage has
relationships for the provision of syndicated services, and to
use such Content in connection with the provision of those
11.3.You understand that Ship2Storage, in performing the
required technical steps to provide the Services to our users,
may (a) transmit or distribute your Content over various public
networks and in various media; and (b) make such changes to your
Content as are necessary to conform and adapt that Content to
the technical requirements of connecting networks, devices,
services or media. You agree that this license shall permit
Ship2Storage to take these actions.
11.4.You confirm and warrant to Ship2Storage that you have all
the rights, power and authority necessary to grant the above
12. Software updates
12.1.The Software which you use may automatically download and
install updates from time to time from Ship2Storage. These
updates are designed to improve, enhance and further develop the
Services and may take the form of bug fixes, enhanced functions,
new software modules and completely new versions. You agree to
receive such updates (and permit Ship2Storage to deliver these
to you) as part of your use of the Services.
13. Ending your relationship with Ship2Storage
13.1. The Terms will continue to apply until terminated by
either you or Ship2Storage as set out below.
13.2. You may terminate your relationship with Ship2Storage by
(a) notifying Ship2Storage at any time and (b) closing your
accounts for all of the Services which you use, where
Ship2Storage has made this option available to you. Your notice
should be sent, in writing, to Ship2Storage's address which
is set out at the beginning of these Terms.
13.3. Ship2Storage may at any time, terminate its legal
agreement with you if:
13.3.1. you have breached any provision of
the Terms (or have acted in manner which clearly shows that you
do not intend to, or are unable to comply with the provisions of
the Terms); or
13.3.2. Ship2Storage is required to do so
by law (for example, where the provision of the Services to you
is, or becomes, unlawful); or
13.3.3. the partner with whom Ship2Storage
offered the Services to you has terminated its relationship with
Ship2Storage or ceased to offer the Services to you; or
13.3.4. Ship2Storage is transitioning to no
longer providing the Services to users in the country in which
you are resident or from which you use the service; or
13.3.5. the provision of the Services to
you by Ship2Storage is, in Ship2Storage's opinion, no longer
13.4. Nothing in this Section shall affect Ship2Storage's
rights regarding provision of Services under Section 4 of the
13.5. When these Terms come to an end, all of the legal rights,
obligations and liabilities that you and Ship2Storage have
benefited from, been subject to (or which have accrued over time
whilst the Terms have been in force) or which are expressed to
continue indefinitely, shall be unaffected by this cessation,
and the provisions of paragraph 20.7 shall continue to apply to
such rights, obligations and liabilities indefinitely.
14. EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES
14.1. NOTHING IN THESE TERMS, INCLUDING SECTIONS 14 AND 15,
SHALL EXCLUDE OR LIMIT SHIP2STORAGE'S WARRANTY OR LIABILITY
FOR LOSSES WHICH MAY NOT BE LAWFULLY EXCLUDED OR LIMITED BY
APPLICABLE LAW. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF
CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION
OF LIABILITY FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY NEGLIGENCE, BREACH OF
CONTRACT OR BREACH OF IMPLIED TERMS, OR INCIDENTAL OR
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, ONLY THE LIMITATIONS WHICH
ARE LAWFUL IN YOUR JURISDICTION WILL APPLY TO YOU AND OUR
LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY
14.2. YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE
SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED
"AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE."
14.3. IN PARTICULAR, SHIP2STORAGE, ITS SUBSIDIARIES AND
AFFILIATES, AND ITS LICENSORS DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT TO YOU
14.3.1. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL MEET
14.3.2. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE
UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR FREE FROM ERROR,
14.3.3. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED BY YOU AS
A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE ACCURATE OR
14.3.4. THAT DEFECTS IN THE OPERATION OR
FUNCTIONALITY OF ANY SOFTWARE PROVIDED TO YOU AS PART OF THE
SERVICES WILL BE CORRECTED.
14.4. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE
USE OF THE SERVICES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND
THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR
COMPUTER SYSTEM OR OTHER DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS
FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
14.5. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN,
OBTAINED BY YOU FROM SHIP2STORAGE OR THROUGH OR FROM THE
SERVICES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE
14.6. SHIP2STORAGE FURTHER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES
AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,
INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND
CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE
15. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
15.1. SUBJECT TO OVERALL PROVISION IN PARAGRAPH 14.1 ABOVE, YOU
EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT SHIP2STORAGE, ITS
SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND ITS LICENSORS SHALL NOT BE
LIABLE TO YOU FOR:
15.1.1. ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL,
SPECIAL CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES WHICH MAY BE INCURRED
BY YOU, HOWEVER CAUSED AND UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY.. THIS
SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, ANY LOSS OF PROFIT
(WHETHER INCURRED DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY), ANY LOSS OF GOODWILL
OR BUSINESS REPUTATION, ANY LOSS OF DATA SUFFERED, COST OF
PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE
15.1.2. ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE WHICH MAY BE
INCURRED BY YOU, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OR DAMAGE AS
A RESULT OF:
15.1.3. ANY RELIANCE PLACED BY YOU ON THE
COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY OR EXISTENCE OF ANY ADVERTISING, OR AS A
RESULT OF ANY RELATIONSHIP OR TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND ANY
ADVERTISER OR SPONSOR WHOSE ADVERTISING APPEARS ON THE SERVICES;
15.1.4. ANY CHANGES WHICH SHIP2STORAGE MAY
MAKE TO THE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY
CESSATION IN THE PROVISION OF THE SERVICES (OR ANY FEATURES
WITHIN THE SERVICES);
15.1.5. THE DELETION OF, CORRUPTION OF, OR
FAILURE TO STORE, ANY CONTENT AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS DATA
MAINTAINED OR TRANSMITTED BY OR THROUGH YOUR USE OF THE
15.1.6. YOUR FAILURE TO PROVIDE
SHIP2STORAGE WITH ACCURATE ACCOUNT INFORMATION;
15.1.7. YOUR FAILURE TO KEEP YOUR PASSWORD
OR ACCOUNT DETAILS SECURE AND CONFIDENTIAL;
15.2. THE LIMITATIONS ON Ship2Storage's LIABILITY TO YOU IN
PARAGRAPH 15.1 ABOVE SHALL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT SHIP2STORAGE HAS
BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF
ANY SUCH LOSSES ARISING.
16.1. Ship2Storage may display advertisements and promotions.
These advertisements may be targeted to the content of
information stored on the Services, queries made through the
Services or other information.
16.2. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by
Ship2Storage on the Services are subject to change without
specific notice to you.
16.3. In consideration for Ship2Storage granting you access to
and use of the Services, you agree that Ship2Storage may place
such advertising on the Services.
17. Other content
17.1. The Services may include hyperlinks to other web sites or
content or resources. Ship2Storage may have no control over any
web sites or resources which are provided by companies or
persons other than Ship2Storage .
17.2. You acknowledge and agree that Ship2Storage is not
responsible for the availability of any such external sites or
resources, and does not endorse any advertising, products or
other materials on or available from such web sites or
17.3. You acknowledge and agree that Ship2Storage is not liable
for any loss or damage which may be incurred by you as a result
of the availability of those external sites or resources, or as
a result of any reliance placed by you on the completeness,
accuracy or existence of any advertising, products or other
materials on, or available from, such web sites or resources.
18. Changes to the Terms
18.1. Ship2Storage may make changes to the Universal Terms or
Additional Terms from time to time. When these changes are made,
Ship2Storage will make a new copy of the Universal Terms
available at http://www.Ship2Storage.com/termsAndConditions.s2s
and any new Additional Terms will be made available to you from
within, or through, the affected Services.
18.2. You understand and agree that if you use the Services
after the date on which the Universal Terms or Additional Terms
have changed, Ship2Storage will treat your use as acceptance of
the updated Universal Terms or Additional Terms.
19. General legal terms
19.1. Sometimes when you use the Services, you may (as a result
of, or through your use of the Services) use a service, use or
download a piece of software, or purchase goods, which are
provided by another person or company. Your use of these other
services, software or goods may be subject to separate terms
between you and the company or person concerned. If so, the
Terms do not affect your legal relationship with these other
companies or individuals.
19.2. The Terms constitute the whole legal agreement between
you and Ship2Storage and govern your use of the Services (but
excluding any services which Ship2Storage may provide to you
under a separate written agreement), and completely replace any
prior agreements between you and Ship2Storage in relation to the
19.3. You agree that Ship2Storage may provide you with notices,
including those regarding changes to the Terms, by email,
regular mail, or postings on the Services.
19.4. You agree that if Ship2Storage does not exercise or
enforce any legal right or remedy which is contained in the
Terms (or which Ship2Storage has the benefit of under any
applicable law), this will not be taken to be a formal waiver of
Ship2Storage's rights and that those rights or remedies will
still be available to Ship2Storage .
19.5. If any court of law, having the jurisdiction to decide on
this matter, rules that any provision of these Terms is invalid,
then that provision will be removed from the Terms without
affecting the rest of the Terms. The remaining provisions of the
Terms will continue to be valid and enforceable.
19.6. You acknowledge and agree that each member of the group
of companies of which Ship2Storage is the parent shall be third
party beneficiaries to the Terms and that such other companies
shall be entitled to directly enforce, and rely upon, any
provision of the Terms which confers a benefit on (or rights in
favor of) them. Other than this, no other person or company
shall be third party beneficiaries to the Terms.
19.7. The Terms, and your relationship with Ship2Storage under
the Terms, shall be governed by the laws of the State of
California without regard to its conflict of laws provisions.
You and Ship2Storage agree to submit to the exclusive
jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of San
Diego, California to resolve any legal matter arising from the
Terms. Notwithstanding this, you agree that Ship2Storage shall
still be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an
equivalent type of urgent legal relief) in any jurisdiction.
Additional Terms and Conditions
Ownership of the Property.
You represent and warrant to
Ship2Storage that you are the legal owner or in lawful
possession of the property you intend to store and that you have
the legal right and authority to contract for services on all of
the property tendered, upon provisions, limitations, terms and
conditions herein set forth. You further represent and warrant
that there are no existing liens, mortgages or encumbrances on
said property. If there exist any dispute, legal or otherwise,
as a result of the breach of this clause you agree to pay all
charges that may be due together with such costs and expenses
associated with the prosecution and/or settlement of the dispute
including attorneys fees which the company may reasonably incur
or become liable to pay in connection with the dispute.
Ship2Storage shall have a lien on said property for all charges
that may be due them as well as for such costs and expenses.
Ship2Storage's services are defined as the storage of
Customer items, and it expressly does not include shipping
services provided by third party shippers or services of other
vendors that Ship2Storage may employ from time to time. You
agree to present properly packed personal goods to your shipper
(e.g. UPS, Fed-Ex, DHL, USPS, etc.) for delivery to
Ship2Storage. A shipper shall transport these goods to an
appropriate storage facility, both shipper and storage location
will be chosen at the sole discretion of Ship2Storage.
Ship2Storage will process the return of goods, transported by a
shipper chosen solely by Ship2Storage, within 76 hours of
request, during normal non-holiday, weekday business hours. You
agree that all issues and liability regarding the transportation
of their possessions shall be the sole responsibility of their
shipper. To provide the best security for all of
Ship2Storage's Customers, physical access to goods while in
storage is not permitted, and You agree that you will not be
permitted to access your goods while in storage. However, goods
can be requested for return at any time for shipment back to
you. You agree that the contract will remain in force until the
conclusion of the contract terms.
You agree that your address and contact
information as provided to Ship2Storage is accurate and will be
used and relied upon by Ship2Storage, until a change of contact
information is given by you on the website and acknowledged by
Ship2Storage. You agree that it is your responsibility to update
your credit card and contact information, if this information
Restrictions on Service.
Ship2Storage does not transport items to
or from our facility for storage. Your items will be transported
via a private carrier and these private carriers are liable for
any loss, damage or destruction of Your property during
transport. Ship2Storage shall act only as a storage provider of
Your shipped items. Third-party shippers will pick-up and
transport Your items to an appropriate Ship2Storage Facility.
Additionally a third-party carrier may pick-up and transport
Your items when You requests these items returned. The carrier
will deliver the items to the address specified by You and be
responsible for these items in transit. Ship2Storage will
inspect incoming packages for damage to the exterior packaging
only. Ship2Storage will not be responsible for any loss,
destruction, or damage, sustained before or during shipping to
the warehouse, or during or after shipping back to the Customer.
Ship2Storage assumes no liability for the failure to make any
specified delivery time or for the successful completion of
delivery of boxes or the contents thereof. This contract is
accepted subject to delays or damages caused by war,
insurrection, labor troubles, strikes, Acts of God or the public
enemy, riots, the elements, street traffic, disruptions in
ground transportation networks or other causes beyond the
control of Ship2Storage.
Ship2Storage is not responsible for any
fragile articles injured or broken. Ship2Storage will not be
responsible for mechanical or electrical functioning of any
article such as but not limited to, radios, stereos, television
sets, clocks, computers, equipment or other instruments and
appliances. No liability of any kind shall attach to
Ship2Storage for any damage caused to the goods by inherent
vice, moths, vermin or other insects, rust, fire, water, changes
in temperature, fumigation, or deterioration. The Customer
declares that the damage in case of loss or damage arising out
of storage, transportation, packing, unpacking, fumigation,
cleaning or handling of the goods and the liability of the
company for any cause for which it may be liable for each or any
box and the contents thereof does not exceed and is limited to
$50 if no insurance is purchased You agree to familiarize
them-selves with the Carrier's restrictions prior to packing
their articles for shipping. You accepts full responsibility and
liability for any damages or losses that result from the Your
failure to adhere to these service restrictions. Ship2Storage
will not store or ship packages containing liquids, and You
acknowledges that they are liable for any damage their storage
contents may inflict on the property of others. Ship2Storage
reserves the right to refuse any package which by reason of the
dangerous or other character of its contents is liable, in the
judgment of Ship2Storage, to soil, taint, or otherwise damage
other merchandise or equipment, or which is economically or
operationally impractical to transport, or which is improperly
packed or wrapped. Ship2Storage reserves the right to open and
inspect any package tendered to it for storage, if in the
opinion of Ship2Storage, poses a risk to other customers
belongings or our employees.
You recognizes that loss, damage or
destruction caused by the negligence of Ship2Storage will be
covered by primarily by their personal Homeowner" Insurance
Policy or Renters Insurance Policy. Ship2Storage" insurance
policy, as described in these Terms and Conditions will be
effective only when the Your primary insurance policies are not
effective. You will make claims against Ship2Storage only after
exhausting other areas of coverage and proof that these areas of
coverage has been exhausted has been provided to Ship2Storage.
You or owner has been given the opportunity to add their stored
items to a Home-owners or Renters Insurance Policy. You
acknowledges that he or she has been furnished with an
opportunity to contact an insurance company and purchase an
increased valuation of insurance on the date of the signing of
this contract. Ship2Storage automatically protects each stored
package against loss or destruction up to a value of $50. Unless
the Customer purchases additional insurance from Ship2Storage,
the Customer agrees that the released value of each package is
no greater than $50 and that Ship2Storage's liability is limited
to $50. To the extent that You does not obtain personal
insurance coverage for the full value of their personal property
stored or shipped with Ship2Storage, You hereby agree to assume
all risk of loss, including damage, destruction or loss by
burglary, fire, vandalism, water or vermin.
Ship2Storage and Ship2Storage's agents,
affiliates, authorized representatives and employees will not be
responsible for, and You hereby releases from, any loss,
liability, claim, expense, damage to property or injury to
persons that could have been insured (including without
limitation any loss arising from the active or passive acts,
omission or negligence of Ship2Storage or its agents,
affiliates, authorized representatives and employees).
Ship2Storage strongly recommends the purchase of additional
insurance in cases where the replacement value of the Customer's
possessions exceeds $50per package. Additional insurance is
available at the rate specified in the pricing schedule
contained on the Ship2Storage Web site. The maximum amount of
additional insurance is $300 for each stored package. There is
also a maximum of $1,000 for the aggregate of the storage items
by any Customer.
The basic and additional insurance for
stored and shipped items provides coverage against damage or
loss of the Your stored packages. The insurance does not cover:
- Jewelry, coins, and collectables.
- Cash. firearms, computer software or
programs, credit cards
- Damage to electronic equipment or
- Items of intangible value or
- Extremely fragile items.
- Improperly packed items.
- Concealed damage.
- Unpacked items.
- Minor damage due to normal handling
- Any damage caused by force majeure.
- Damage to storage containers (e.g.
boxes, trunks, etc.)
- Damages due to natural disasters, and
any and all loss or damages occurring while the items are not
in the possession of Ship2Storage.
You agree that Ship2Storage shall not be
held liable for concealed damage to items within a box or other
casing without physical damage to the exterior of the package.
Additionally, damage to the contents or the boxes caused by
improper packing, normal shifting and/or wear, acts by you or
the third party shipper, or by any acts or conditions outside of
the control of Ship2Storage and its employees are not covered.
All insurance coverage is expressly limited to the period in
which the Your possessions are in the actual care and custody of
Ship2Storage. If You are not present to receive your items
during the time of delivery, the condition notes recorded by
Ship2Storage at the time of departure from its warehouse, will
determine the existence and extent of damage or loss. Claims for
loss of, or damage to, Your property must be filed with
Ship2Storage by requesting a claims form from Ship2Storage.
Claims shall be deemed waived if not filed within 10 days
following delivery of the package or, in the case of lost items,
within 10 days following the scheduled delivery of the missing
item. Upon receipt of a completed Claim Form and any required
documentation, Ship2Storage will process the claim and issue a
formal reply to You within 30 days of receipt of the Claim Form
and documentation. It is hereby expressly agreed that
Ship2Storage shall have no liability if any claim is denied or
paid in part by the Shipping Carrier or its insurance company.
You acknowledge and agree that the safe
packing of items is Your sole responsibility. You also agree to
review and abide by Shipper packaging standards for shock,
vibration & compression, which are available at the Shipper
website(s). You further agree to properly pack Your items to
ensure their transport to Ship2Stroage and their safe return at
the end of the storage period. Ship2Storage shall not open your
packaging or otherwise handle the contents of Your items. In
cases where the packaging arrives damaged, Ship2Storage will
repackage Your items in a larger box and fees may result. If the
larger box exceeds dimensional or weight limits or otherwise
changes the class of box, additional monthly charges.
Ship2Storage urges and recommends the use the services of a
professional shipping packer if You feel you are unable to
comply with the above requirements. You acknowledge and agree
that you will bear the ultimate responsibility for items broken
or otherwise damaged in your packages.
Payment for Services
You agree that Ship2Storage shall have a
general lien upon any and all property deposited with it or
hereafter deposited with Ship2Storage. After due notice to You,
all goods deposited for which storage or shipping and all other
expenses are not paid when due will be sold at public auction to
pay the accrued charges and expenses of the sale. Ship2Storage
will undertake publication of the time and place of said sale,
according to law. You agree that you will receive no refunds for
storage returned earlier than termination date of the contract.
You further agree to continue to pay the initial monthly
contract rate beyond the term of Your initial contract unless a
new contract is signed. Accounts are due monthly and at the time
of requested return of property. If Your outstanding balance is
not paid, the company will not return the stored items until
outstanding charges are settled, and the You will still be
liable for their storage, including ongoing charges for storage.
You acknowledge and agree that you will not be permitted to
receive your property until the outstanding balance is paid in
You agree to pay the total cost of the
services provided by Ship2Storage based on the number and type
of items tendered to Ship2Storage, the exact services to be
provided, and the prices contained on the Ship2Storage web site.
You agree to pay in full monthly or upon other agreed terms. You
further agree to pay any applicable fees as specified on this
website. These fees start the moment our services are contracted
and not when the Customer sends the items to be stored. You
agree to pay by credit card, debit card, or Pay-Pal to ensure
proper credit for billing purposes and to reserve our services.
You hereby authorize Ship2Storage to charge the
credit card, bank account or Pay-pal account provided by You for the
balance owed for the services rendered and any additional fees.
Checks or cash are not accepted and
should not be given to Ship2Storage representatives under any
circumstance. You acknowledge and agree that You remain indebted
to Ship2Storage for any balance owed on Your account as a result
of invalid credit or debit card information. You acknowledge and
agree that Your failure to pay Your account in full prior to the
recovery date could result in a change in the return date and
the assessment of additional fees. If you abandon Your
possessions, You agree to pay Ship2Storage for all charges and
fees relating to the initial delivery, storage, return shipping,
and disposal of Your storage items. Ship2Storage has the right
to assume ownership of abandoned property after 90 days of
non-payment or non-response. Ship2Storage shall not be held
responsible for inaccurate or incorrect contact information that
results in Your