TERMS AND CONDITIONS
U.S. Hose & Coupling
ALL PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
All orders are accepted in accordance with the following terms and conditions. All prior terms and conditions are
superseded hereby, and this writing constitutes the entire agreement between the company and the purchaser. The
purchaser acknowledges that by placing an order with the seller that any contrary terms and conditions are null and void.
Payment terms are net thirty days from date of billing.
All shipments will be billed at the prices and taxes that are in effect on the date of the shipment. Prices and taxes are
subject to change at any time and without notice.
Possession of a price list does not constitute an offer to sell. We reserve the right to accept or reject any or all orders.
The seller may decline to deliver, hereunder, except by cash payment if at any time the seller is not satisfied as to the
purchaser’s credit worthiness or responsibility.
The seller reserves the right to over-ship or under-ship by 10% of the total units ordered, and the purchaser agrees to
pay on the basis of the actual number of units shipped.
It is impossible to test the company’s hose under all of the conditions to which it might be subjected in the field. It is
therefore the buyer and/or end users’ responsibility to test all hose products under conditions that duplicate the
service condition prior to installation.
The seller guarantees the goods against defects in material or workmanship provided the goods are used, operated
and maintained in a normal manner as per the seller’s instructions.
The seller’s liability under this warranty shall be limited to replacement or repair of any defective goods, free of charge
to the buyer or at the seller’s option a refund of the purchase price less an adjusted charge for the service rendered by
the defective goods.
Our liability with respect thereto is limited to the net purchase price of any such merchandise proved to be defective
or, at our option, to the repair or replacement of such merchandise upon its return to us. Except as expressly stated
above, we make no warranty, express or implied, other than as to title; and we specifically disclaim the implied
warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, and we shall not be subjected to liability for any damages resulting from
the handling, misapplication of hose product or further processing of said merchandise whether alone or in
combination with other materials. In no event shall the seller be liable for any incidental, consequential or special
With respect to goods not manufactured by the seller. This warranty shall apply only to the extent the seller is able to
enforce a claim for liability against the original manufacturer.
Any warranty the goods are adequate for any purpose is hereby negated.
Although our liability ceases when goods are delivered to the Transportation Company and we hold receipt for them,
make your claim on the Transportation Companies for concealed or apparent damage and advise us.
There is a 20% handling charge for all returned goods.
The buyer shall give written notice to the seller forthwith after the discovery of any defect and thereafter shall make
further use of the goods at his own risk.
Merchandise shall not be returned without the written authorization from the seller. If approval is obtained through the
Returned Goods Authorization procedure, the shipment must be sent freight prepaid. If an examination of such
returned merchandise by the seller shows to be defective due to workmanship or material quality, the seller has the
option to replace or credit the cost of the merchandise. In such event, prepaid charges will be credited to the
Made to order items, such as special branding, special construction etc. are not returnable.
The seller will not be held liable in damages or deemed to be in default by reason of failure or delay in shipment for any
part of the order caused by war, fire, flood, strikes, lockouts, accident, act of God, Government Order or requirement,
interruption or shortage of materials, or transportation facilities or other causes or circumstances, similar or otherwise,
beyond its control.
During a period of such said event, the seller will try to honor its commitments but is not liable.
Unauthorized returns will not be accepted.
Catalogue prices do not include federal, state or provincial sales taxes; all taxes are extra.