Terms & Conditions

Loadshift Transport System (Loadshift) is a website service offered by Load Point Pty Ltd. These specific terms and conditions apply to persons using the loadshift.com.au (Loadshift Transport System) website and service. Please read this page carefully. If you do not accept the Terms & Conditions stated here, do not use this web site and/or service. By using this web site and/or service, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms of this Agreement. Loadshift reserves the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time without notice.

Loadshift is not a broker, agent, transport carrier or freight forwarder. It is a neutral online transport noticeboard marketplace.

Loadshift is not responsible for the actions of any Buyer (Shipper) or Seller (Carrier) participating on this website.

Usage & Content

The User agrees that it is solely responsible for ensuring that:

  1. No material provided by the User will infringe, contain or refer to any misleading, deceptive or fraudulent statements or offers;
  2. No material or communication provided by the User will be threatening, obscene, offensive or defamatory.
  3. Any listing submitted by them will be accurately described, with no misleading statements, descriptions, measurements or weights.

All data and information supplied by Loadshift Transport System is subject to copyright and shall not be reproduced, copied, disclosed, provided, relisted, forwarded, shared or resold in either its original form or remixed form.

No part of the information supplied by Loadshift Transport System may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any other form or by any means including electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of a duly appointed officer representing Loadshift Transport System.

No User will engage any method, program or software to mine information from www.loadshift.com.au.

Loadshift reserves the right to edit and/or delete any; Transport Request Listing or Truck Availability posting (message).

All Buyers (Shippers) acknowledge that when engaging the services of a Transport Provider (Carrier), that they have the capacity and intention to pay in a timely manner (or as agreed) for the transport services offered.

All Sellers (Carriers) acknowledge that when providing transport services they will do so in a safe, professional, industry compliant manner.

All Sellers (Carriers) that choose to use SMS &/or Email Alert messages, acknowledge that they are an Alert message only. All listings should be read in their entirety, by logging into the www.loadshift.com.au site.

All Users acknowledge their responsibilities as part of the Transport Industry’s Chain of Responsibility.

Loadshift offers no endorsement for any User (Shipper or Carrier) of this site and therefore has no participation in or control over any transport transaction.

Any illegal behaviour or actions should be immediately reported to the Police.

Exclusion of Warranty

Loadshift Transport System makes no warranty, promise or guarantee of continuous, uninterrupted access to our services and to this website. Loadshift Transport System provides this service "as is" and without any warranty or condition, express or implied.

Loadshift Transport System expressly excludes (to the fullest extent permitted at law):

  1. All warranties of any kind, including, without limitation, any implied warranties as to fitness of purpose or merchantability of this service or that using this service will not result in infringement of third party rights (including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights).
  2. All warranties that the services provided by us, including this website, will be timely, secure or error free.

Payment

Subscribers to the Transport Provider Membership Area, agree to the membership fee specified by Loadshift in Australian dollars.

NOTE: It is Obligation FREE to "post" a transport request listing on Loadshift.

Refund Policy

In the event of a Customer requesting their current membership be terminated, the following will apply...

  1. Written confirmation of the termination will be required from the customer. (Email is acceptable).

Loadshift will refund 50% of the value of any whole months remaining.

Denial of Access

If Loadshift has found that a User has broken any of these Terms and Conditions, their access will be immediately terminated and any membership subscription forfeited, with no refund given.

Additionally, Loadshift reserves the absolute right to deny usage or terminate current usage for any reason or no reason without notice to you.

Loadshift does not permit the use of its service by competitor “Efreight” systems or websites. Any competitor usage (directly or by an alias) will be immediately terminated without notice and any membership subscription forfeited.

Limitation of Liability

Loadshift Transport System will not be liable for any lost profit or any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages (including but not limited to economic damages) which may be suffered or incurred by you as a result of any negligent act or omission by us or arising out of or otherwise in connection with use of this website or our services.

Indemnity

The User releases and indemnifies Loadshift Transport System, its employees and agents against all actions, claims and demands (including the cost of defending or settling any actions, claims and demands) which may be instituted against Loadshift Transport System, arising out of any breach of this agreement by the User. Including any wilful, unlawful or negligent act by the User.

No Partnership

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Loadshift Transport System as a result of this agreement or use of this website.

Governing Law

This site is operated from the State of New South Wales, Australia. These terms and conditions (and your use of this website) are governed by the law.