Limits of Liability
Schenker, Inc.'s Limits of Liability
If the customer declines to purchase Shipper's Interest Insurance from Schenker, Inc., Schenker, Inc.'s liability for loss/damage to cargo during transportation or storage is limited to the liability limitations of Schenker, Inc. as stipulated under Schenker, Inc.'s terms and conditions of service as follows:
- Domestic Transportation--$0.50 per pound
- Airfreight--19 SDRs per kilogram if Schenker, Inc. issues an air waybill and loss occurs during air transport.
- Ocean freight--$500 per shipping unit on the bill of lading if a SchenkerOcean Bill of Lading was issued and the loss occurs during the ocean carriage.
DB Schenker will use its best efforts to settle the respective claim within a reasonable time frame, provided all of the requested claim documentation as required above, is submitted in a timely manner.
Last modified: 26.08.2014