Rental Agreement Obligations of the renter: The renter agrees to the provisions of this contract and has received a copy of the rental agreement and the terms and conditions Renter has received the mentioned vehicle and its accessories in proper and safe condition. The renter/driver shall be at least 25 years old, and shall have held a valid driver’s license and must present the license on signing the agreement. The renter/driver shall abide by Bahamas law and regulations when driving. Any additional driver under 25 years old will be charged a fee. The renter shall be responsible for the rented car from the time it leaves the Shift Enterprises office until Shift Enterprises signs for the car as returned. The renter shall return the car as stated below: With all accessories (including tires, tools, documents and other items) in the same condition they were in when received, with the exception of normal wear and tear due to normal use. The renter agrees that missing or damaged accessories will be charged at cost price to the credit card which the renter provided at the beginning of the rental. At the predetermined time and date as stated on the rental agreement or sooner if Shift Enterprises demands it. To Shift Enterprises premises, unless otherwise agreed in writing. Failing to return the car directly to Shift Enterprises venue is subject to a pick up/drop-off charge as per Shift Enterprises current price list. The renter agrees that the drop-off charge will be charged from the credit card which the renter provided at the beginning of the rental. With the fuel tank in the same level as stated on the inspection form. The renter agrees that missing fuel will be charged to the credit card which the renter provided at the beginning of the rental should the renter fail to return the car with the fuel tank on the same level. Service charge for refueling is determined by Shift Enterprises´ current price list. Sufficiently clean, not excessively dirty. The interior should no be excessively dirty. The exterior should not be excessively dirty, i.e. not covered in mud, tar or dirt. A car returned excessively dirty is subject to a clean-up fee according to the Shift Enterprises current price list. The renter agrees that the clean-up fee will be charged from the credit card, which the renter provided at the beginning of the rental. All cars are non-smoking. A car returned with evidence (smell, ashes, etc.) of smoking is subject to a smoking fee according to the Shift Enterprises current price list. The renter agrees that the fee will be charged from the credit card, which the renter provided at the beginning of the rental. If the renter fails to return the car at the agreed return time pursuant to this rental agreement or fails to inform Shift Enterprises of his/her intention to extend the rental, Shift Enterprises or the police are permitted to repossess the vehicle without further notice and at the expense of the renter. An extension of the lease is dependent on the approval of Shift Enterprises. If the renter returns the vehicle one hour or more after the expiry of the rental agreement, Shift Enterprises is permitted to charge the renter for up to a whole day’s rental fee according to this agreement. For each day thereafter Shift Enterprises may collect fees according to its price list. The renter agrees that any such charge may be charged from the credit card, which the renter provided at the beginning of the rental. The vehicle shall be handled and driven with due care. Only those registered as drivers in this agreement are permitted to drive the vehicle. If the vehicle is driven by a person who is not registered in this rental agreement, all insurance becomes null and void, in which instance the renter is fully liable for the vehicle, for damage it may sustain, damage it may cause others, items or vehicles, and obligates to pay such damage in full. The cost of damages occurring under aforementioned circumstances may be charged from the credit card which the renter provided at the beginning of the rental. The renter has objective liability for damages resulting from the use of the car for which no compensation will be paid by the car insurance. This includes damages to the car and/or injury to passengers on account of: Driving where prohibited by law, that is off beaten tracks or marked roads, in unmarked paths or tracks, on beaches or other sandy areas, in shoals of water or any other trackless areas. Driving in or across any kind of water course Intentional acts, gross negligence or total carelessness of the driver. Operating the car under the influence of controlled or illegal substances. Use of the car that is in breach Bahamas law and/or the provisions of this rental agreement.
The renter agrees that the cost of damages as well as incurring overhead caused by any of the above actions may be charged from the credit card provided by the renter at the beginning of the rental.
In the instance of a collision or accident, the renter shall immediately notify police as well as Shift Enterprises of the incident. The renter may not leave the scene before the police have arrived or an accident report has been completed. The renter is obligated to report any damages to the car to Shift Enterprises, regardless of any collision damage waivers assigned to the rental.
The renter is responsible for any fines or charges that result from his/ hers use of the car. This includes but is not limited to; parking-, traffic violations, speeding and speed camera fines, parking and toll charges. A handling fee is charged by Shift Enterprises for any official inquiry the company must respond to, or any fine Shift Enterprises must pay due to the use of the renter/driver of the rented car. The renter agrees that this fee and the fine/charge may be charged from the credit card provided by the renter at the beginning of the rental.
The renter/driver may not:
Drive the car where prohibited by law, i.e. off beaten tracks or marked roads, in unmarked paths or tracks, on beaches or other sandy areas, or any other trackless areas. Any renter/driver caught in breach of this article is subject to a fine by Shift Enterprises in addition to the fine charged by the police. The renter agrees that these fines may be charged from the credit card provided by the renter at the beginning of the rental.
Operate the car under the influence of controlled or illegal substances.
Drive in or across water of any kind, without assuming all responsibility for the car.
Smoke in the car. Evidence of smoking in the car, such as stubs, ashes or odor, will result in a clean-up fee. The renter agrees that this fee may be charged from the credit card provided by the renter at the beginning of the rental.
Take the car anywhere outside of Nassau without written and signed permission from Shift Enterprises.
Shift Enterprises is not responsible for renter’s property that he/she or any other party leaves in or transports with the vehicle. _
The renter agrees to pay Shift Enterprises upon request:
A deposit equivalent to the expected cost of hiring the car.
Any and all expenses accruing to Shift Enterprises in transporting the car back to its premises, in the event that it has been left unattended and without supervision, without regard to the condition of the vehicle, roads, or weather.
Expenses that may arise from the renter’s use of the car.
The renter is not authorized to have repairs or changes made to the car or its accessories, or to put the vehicle up as any kind of collateral or guarantee, without the prior, written consent of Shift Enterprises.
The renter is not permitted to use the vehicle for transportation of passengers for payment, lend it to others, or sublet it.
By providing his/her credit card details to Shift Enterprises, the renter agrees with his/her signature on this rental agreement that Shift Enterprises is authorized to charge the card for the rental fee and any other fees, charges or fines that may arise from this rental agreement. This includes:
Missing or damaged accessories.
Late return and related costs.
Damages to the car by others than renter/driver.
Damages to the car by the renter/driver.
Fines and handling fees.
Fines for driving where prohibited by law.
Fines for smoking in the car.
Damages not covered by the car’s insurance.
Shift Enterprises retains this right for a period of up to six months after the rental ends.
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