It is important to read these terms and conditions. Loadit facilitates a service between a customer and a driver, to transport your items by way of its web application (“the Application”). By using the Application you confirm that you have read and accepted these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions or any amendment or addition thereto do not continue using the Application or Loadit’s service. Using this service constitutes an agreement between you and Loadit App (Proprietary) Limited (registration number: 2017/250505/07) ("Loadit"). By using the Application, or downloading, installing or using any associated software to enable the service, you hereby expressly acknowledge and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, and any future amendments and additions to these Terms and Conditions.
Loadit facilitates the transportation service between drivers and customers, but does not intend to provide the actual transportation services or act in any way as a transport provider to you, and takes no responsibility for any transportation provided to you.
License to use the Application and Loadit’s Intellectual property
Loadit grants you a non-exclusive non transferable license to access and use the Application solely for the purpose of using the Services provided by the Application and Loadit. You may not use any intellectual property from any portion of the Application nor modify or reproduce any part thereof. The services available on the Application shall remain the property of Loadit.
The Application allows you to obtain transportation services from a driver. If a driver accepts your request, you will be notified with the details of the service to be provided.
You acknowledge and agree that:
Loadit only acts as a facilitator between you and a driver. Loadit does not provide transportation services, and shall not be held liable for the actions or inactions of a driver provided through the Application. The contract for the provision of transportation services is between you and the driver. Loadit is not a party to any agreement entered into between you and a driver. All disputes arising from the transportation services shall be between you and the driver.
Should another person use your login details for use of the Application, it shall be assumed that the person is you.
Loadit does not warrant that the Application will function with any particular hardware, software or device. In addition, the Application may be subject to malfunctions and delays due to Internet connections and electronic communications.
Loadit will not be responsible for any direct, indirect or consequential loss whatsoever and howsoever caused, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Application or any information available on the Application.
You will not use the Application or the transportation services for any unlawful purpose, and you shall comply with all the laws of the Republic of South Africa when using the Application and acquiring the transportation services.
It shall be your sole responsibility to ensure that your goods requiring transportation are covered by appropriate insurance. Loadit and the driver shall not be held responsible for any loss or damage occasioned to your goods.
You will refrain from doing anything which would bring disrepute or damage to Loadit's reputation.
You will defend and indemnify Loadit against any and all claims or legal proceedings brought against Loadit and its affiliates, directors, other users, employees, and agents arising out of or in connection with any unlawful use or misuse of the Application.
Loadit is not an agent, employee, employer or associate of the driver.
You will provide accurate information, including banking details, as required for the Application service, failing which Loadit has the right to terminate this Agreement and your use of the Application at any time with or without notice.
All parties shall take steps to ensure that the use, storage and transfer of personal data is only as required for the purpose of these Terms and conditions, and all parties shall endeavour to comply with the Protection of Personal Information Act No 4 of 2013 (POPI) and to protect such Personal Information against unauthorised or unlawful disclosure, access, use, accidental loss, destruction or damage.
Loadit shall not be responsible for any loss, destruction, alteration or disclosure of your Data caused by any third party.
You warrant that you are entitled to transfer the relevant personal data to the Application, so that Loadit can process, use and/or transfer the data in order to facilitate the transportation services.
Charges and Payment
It is free to download and have access to the Application.
The estimated charges for the transportation services are available on the Application. The charges may be amended at Loadit’s sole discretion from time to time and without prior notice.
Once you have provided details for the transportation required, an estimated charge will be generated by the Application. Once you accept the service, you will receive details of your driver. The charge to you shall include Loadit’s commission.
The driver reserves the right to revise the charges for the transportation services in his sole discretion once he arrives at the pick-up point. Loadit will use reasonable efforts to inform you of charges that may apply. You will have the right to reject the updated charges, and you may be charged a cancellation fee of no more than 15% of the estimated charge.
The final amount charged to you is intended to fully compensate the driver, including gratuities, for the transportation services provided.
Charges paid by you are final and non-refundable, unless otherwise determined by Loadit.
In the event that you elect cash as your preferred method of payment, you agree to make payment in full directly to the driver facilitated by the Application. All transportation charges are to be paid in full before any transportation services are undertaken, or as agreed between the driver and you.
In the event that you elect electronic payment as your preferred method of payment through the Application, you agree for Loadit to debit your account immediately and for the final charges through the Application. All transportation charges are to be paid in full before any transportation services are undertaken.
Your goods to be transported will be considered to be in the driver’s custody and control from the time of receipt of the goods until the time the goods are delivered. Any claims in this regard will be directly between you and the driver.
The Application is provided to you on an “as is” basis. Loadit does not guarantee that the Application is free from errors, defects, malware and viruses or that the Application is at all times correct, up to date and accurate.
The drivers registered with the Application may be tracked through the Application. The location tracking feature may not be error-free nor may it be accurate. Your use will be solely at your own risk and is solely for your convenience.
Governing law and jurisdiction
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa. By registering on the Application or using any services offered on the Application, you are deemed to have accepted and agreed to these terms and conditions.
Loadit may, at its sole discretion and at any time elect to modify these terms and conditions or suspend or discontinue any of the services offered on the Application, or suspend or discontinue the Application.
You may not assign or transfer any of your rights or obligations under these terms and conditions to any person without our prior written approval. Loadit may assign and transfer any of its rights and obligations to any person.
If any provision of the Terms and Conditions is held to be unenforceable, such provision shall be null and void and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.
The failure by Loadit to enforce any right or provision of the Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right.
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