If the collecting driver notices a damage to a unit they must report this damage prior to leaving the terminal. The damage should be recorded on a check report and MUST be counter signed by the responsible stevedore or an official SOL representative.
For all damages or claims, a written notification in the Swedish or English language must be sent to SOL Continent Line AB (Claims Dep.) within 6 days after shipment. This applies for new visible and invisible damages.
A liability claim should be sent to SOL Continent Line AB (Claims Dep.) containing the following information:
- Unit/trailer number
- Date of shipment
- Route of shipping
- Booking number
- Signed damage report
- Picture of damage (optional)
SOL Continent Line will register, handle and acknowledge receipt of the claim.
Should a damage need to be repaired at Terminal this shall be reported to and accepted by SOL Continent Line AB (Claims Dep.) before the repairs are commenced.
12 Time bar and Notice of loss All liability whatsoever of the Carrier shall cease unless suit is brought within twelve months after delivery of the Goods or the date when the Goods should have been delivered....Read more
13 Carrier's Liability for Loss of or Damage to the Good 13.1 The Carrier shall be liable for loss or damage to cargo occurring between the commencement of loading operations, Hook-on, and the point in time when the cargo is first placed on the quay or the terminal of destination, Hook-off....Read more
SOL Continent Line AB
Klippan 1 A
SE-414 51 Göteborg