General Conditions for Freight Forwarding

by PANALPINA (hereafter called Panalpina)

Articles 1 - 12

Article 7 - Liability Limitation of Third Parties

Panalpina is authorized to select and engage forwarding agents, carriers, warehouse-operators, customs brokers and others, as required, to transport, store, deal with and deliver goods, all of whom shall be considered independent agents of Panalpina, and the goods shall be entrusted to such agencies subject to all conditions as to limitations of liability for loss, damage, expense or delay and to all rules, regulations, requirements and conditions, whether written, printed or stamped, appearing in waybill's, bills of lading, receipts issued by such forwarding agents, carriers, warehouse-operators and others. Panalpina shall under no circumstances be liable for any loss, damage, expense or delay to the goods for any reason whatsoever when said goods are in custody, possession or control of such third parties selected by Panalpina.