Liability: Th Ski School accepts no liability for accidents during lessons or competitions. Subscriptions are not transferable. In the case of illness or accidents, a refund will only be made upon presentation of a medical certificate from a local doctor. No refunds will be given for unused tickets/coupons.
The customer confirms that the equipment was received in impeccable condition. The customer is liable for any damage caused by improper or negligent treatment of the rental equipment. The customer is responsible for taking out accident insurance. The rental company accepts no liability whatsoever. Theft must be reported immediately. The customer is liable for the full purchase price of stolen or lost items.
The services "Cycle hire from the station" and "Cycle hire from the camp site/hotel" are provided by the company Rent a Bike AG in Sursee (hereafter referred to as the rental company) , which is the owner of the rental bikes. The terms and conditions of rental constitute an integral part of the rental contract. By accepting the order confirmation or by paying on location the customer confirms that he has read the terms and conditions of rental and accepts them without limitation.
1 Contractual relationships
The SBB AG, the licensed transport companies and other partners act as providers of the services "Cycle hire from the station" and "Cycle hire from the camp site/hotel". The contract is between the customer and Rent a Bike AG.
2 Receipt of the bicycle
The customer receives the bicycle in a clean and operational condition. Any complaints on the part of the customer must be reported to the rental company at the time the bicycle is received.
3 Bicycle return
Once the rental period stipulated in the rental contract has expired, the customer is obliged to return the vehicle to the place stated in the rental contract during its opening hours. The vehicle and all accessories provided by the rental company, such as child seats, cycle helmets etc. must be returned to the rental company in impeccable condition when returning the vehicle. In the event that accessories have been lost or damaged the customer shall be charged for these.
4 Extending the rental period
The rental contract can only be extended with the agreement of the rental company before the existing rental contract expires. The rental company is entitled to refuse to extend the contract without being required to state its reasons.
5 Minimum age for rental customers
Children and adolescents under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Rental bikes can only be given to children and adolescents below the age of 16 who are not accompanied by an adult upon provision of written permission from the parents or legal guardian.
6 Services and prices
The prices published in the rental company's valid price list and brochure at the time of rental shall apply.
The customer is responsible for taking out insurance. By signing the rental contract the customer confirms that he has sufficient insurance cover for those risks inherent in riding the rental bike. Riding on any and all roads and paths is at the customer's own risk. The rental company accepts no liability whatsoever.
8 Cycle helmets
The use and wearing of the SUVA cycle helmets provided at no cost is voluntary and at the customer's own risk. The rental company accepts no liability whatsoever in this respect.
9 Customer liability
The customer is obliged to use the bicycle properly and with care. The customer is liable in full for any damage resulting from negligence or improper use of the bicycle. Use for racing purposes or riding in an uncontrolled manner are strictly forbidden. In the event of accident damage, loss, theft or improper treatment of the rental bike, the customer is liable for the cost of repairs; in the event that the bicycle is completely destroyed or lost he is responsible for the cost or replacing the bicycle.
10 Faults which occur during the rental period
If the bicycle develops a fault during the rental period, the customer can exchange the bicycle for another at a different rental station. In the event that there is no rental station nearby, or if no replacement bicycle is available, the customer can have the fault repaired at the nearest specialist bike shop. The cost of the repairs can be reclaimed from the rental company upon presentation of the receipt.
11. Applicable law and place of jurisdiction
This contract is subject to Swiss law. The exclusive place of jurisdiction is Sursee (LU).
Rent a Bike - Sursee, January 2008