||1.1 Any order placed with JN Skips which takes its vehicles off the public highway will be at the customers own risk, they will accept full responsibility for any consequential damage that may occur to persons, property or vehicles as a result of this.
1.2 JN Skips will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by failure to supply, or any delay in supply which may be caused directly or indirectly by any circumstances beyond our control, including act of god, fire, accident, breakdown or machinery, shortage of labour or material, or by an act of neglect on the part of the customer.
||Defintion Of Terms Used
||The Company signifies J&N Skip Hire and/or persons acting on their behalf, The Customer signifies any Person(s), Firm,Company, Business and/or Persons acting on their behalf who are doing business with The Company. INERT WASTE signifies Soil, Clay, Stone, Bricks, Concrete or Rubble, MIXED WASTE signifies Recyclable, Non Hazardous – Domestic, Trade & Commercial, Builders or Industrial Waste
||You Must Read These Hire Terms & Conditions
||You must read these Hire Terms & Conditions upon receipt of any delivered skip(s) or materials supplied, as the pre-booking of, the acceptance/instruction of, the delivery of, the using/moving/removal of any materials or the placing of any object in a delivered skip(s) indicates a complete and binding acceptance of these Hire Terms & Conditions. The Company may without prior notice collect the skip at any time should any Hire Term or Condition be breached or if any skip is deemed by The Company to be full as shown in the safe loading of skips criteria in Section 9 of these Hire Terms & Conditions.
||Proof Of Delivery
||As The Customer may not be present upon delivery of any skip(s) or materials, a Customers signature is not required upon any documentation as proof of delivery or collection of skips or goods, however, all Hire Terms and Conditions still apply.
||Guarding & Lighting
||The Customer is at all times responsible for lighting and covering of the skip(s), The Company must be informed immediately should any Cones, Lamps or Reflective Markers be found to be damaged, removed or unserviceable, to avoid fines. The Customer must at all times take all reasonable precautions to guard the skip(s).
||Payments & Charges
||Unless The Company has agreed prior arrangements in writing; any due charges must be paid either before or upon delivery of any Skip(s) or Materials. Excess Charge Invoices must be paid upon receipt and payment must be received within seven days of the Invoice date. The Company reserves the right to charge interest on any overdue amounts at 8% pa since the Invoice or Delivery Date, whichever is the sooner. Any costs incurred by The Company in collecting money owed will be charged to The Customer.
Our All Inclusive Skip prices include Waste Disposal Charges for LEVEL LOADED SKIPS ONLY – UP TO THE STATED WEIGHT LIMITS
||What Can I Put In The Skip?
||Non Hazardous Recyclable Domestic, Trade & Commercial, Builders or Industrial Waste or Inert Waste (Excluding any items listed in Section 7) LEVEL FILLED, subject to the weight limits shown on our Invoice and/or Price List; which can be viewed on our prices page.
||What Can’t I Put In The Skip?
||THE FOLLOWING ITEMS MUST NOT BE PLACED IN OUR SKIPS:
PLASTER* – PLASTERBOARD* – LIQUID PAINT IN TINS OR TUBS – LIQUIDS – OIL – SOLVENTS ASBESTOS – VEHICLE TYRES – LEAD ACID BATTERIES – BEER KEGS – VEHICLE BATTERIES – GAS CYLINDERS TREETRUNKS/STUMPS/BOUGHS** – FLAT ROOFING MATERIALS** – CRT COMPUTER MONITORS** – FLUORESCENT LIGHT TUBES**CONTAMINATED SOIL/CLAY** – ANY FORM OF DIFFICULT, SPECIAL OR HAZARDOUS WASTE
PAINT TINS AND PAINT TUBS MUST BE EMPTY WITH ALL LIDS REMOVED
ALL LIQUID CONTAINERS i.e. BOTTLES, BARRELS, CANS, CARTONS, DRUMS, TINS, etc, MUST BE EMPTY WITH ALL LIDS REMOVED
IF YOU ARE IN ANY DOUBT AT ALL REGARDING ANY OF THE ABOVE, PLEASE ASK!!
||What About Plasterboard?
PLASTER/PLASTERBOARD IS NOT INERT WASTE
|WE CHARGE AN EXCESS OF £120.00 PER TONNE + HAULAGE FOR CLEAN PLASTERBOARD AND PLASTER, HOWEVER…..
It must be placed either in a separate Skip or segregated from other waste types in a Skip but kept the shape of the Skip,
An excess charge will be incurred for the sorting and/or disposal of any unsegregated Plaster or Plasterboard found within a Skip.
CONTAMINATED PLASTERBOARD i.e. Plaster/board that also contains polystyrene, insulation, wood, etc, will be charged at £150.00 inc vat per tonne.
IMPORTANT: Neither Plasterboard or Plaster are Inert Waste and cannot be placed in an Inert Waste Skip
||Safe Loading Of Skips
||THE SKIP MUST BE LEVEL FILLED ONLY
The contents of the skip(s) should not project from within the shape of any skip(s).
The Customer is responsible for ensuring that at all times skips are loaded safely and that the area around the skip(s) is kept safe and tidy. Should any skip be deemed by The Company to be overloaded, it is The Customers responsibility to rectify the situation. However, The Company reserves the right to, at any time; remove any objects from the skip(s) that it feels may jeopardize the safe transportation of any skip(s).
Any extra costs howsoever incurred in removing, transporting or disposing of the contents of any skip(s), will be charged to The Customer.
OVERLOADING OR OVERFILLING A SKIP WILL ALWAYS INCUR EXCESS CHARGES!
||Fires & Damage To Skips
||The lighting of fires in or near to skips is strictly prohibited. The Customer is responsible for any damage to skips whatsoever or howsoever caused and The Company will be entitled to recover such additional costs and reimbursement for any damage.
||Damage To Property
||Our Skip Lorries are large and heavy; as such we require access criteria of at least 3.10m wide, 3.90m high, an access and site surface capable of withstanding 18.00 tonnes and a safe and adequate turning / manoeuvring / working area. The Customer must accept all responsibility for any damage whatsoever or howsoever caused.
||Positioning Of Skips
||A skip must not be moved without prior permission from The Company, The Customer must accept all responsibility for any damage or extra costs incurred due to any skip being moved howsoever caused.
||Unless The Company has been instructed otherwise, where it is not possible to site any skip(s) off the public highway, we will (if permission is granted by the Local Authority), site any skip(s) on the highway and charge The Customer accordingly.
The charge for this permission vary’s depending on the local borough for limited time periods as stated by The Highways Authorities.
IMPORTANT: DUE TO THE HIGHWAYS AUTHORITIES CONDITIONS; HIGHWAYS LICENCES, ONCE APPLIED FOR, ARE NON REFUNDABLE, NON CANCELLABLE AND ARE CHARGEABLE TO THE HIRER, EVEN IF THE SKIP ORDER IS CANCELLED.
||4-9 yards are on a 2 week hire period & 10-16 yards are on a 1 week hire period. All skips are on an automatic collection system as soon as the hire period is up.
||Liability Disclaimer for Delivering Skips
||JN Skips does not provide liability insurance for the protection for the private property of the customer hiring the delivery of any skips.
In consideration for your participation in said the delivery of the skips to the indusial, group, organization, business, spectator, or other, does hereby release and forever discharge JN Skips and our employee, jointly and severally from any and all actions, claims and demands for, upon or by reason of any damage to the customers property which hereafter may be sustained by participating in the delivery of skips..