"As Directed" (Hourly) Rates
For travel between locations other than to/from airports, the company utilizes its "As Directed"" rate which is based on
the Company's prevailing hourly rate with a two (2) hour minimum charge. (A three (3) hours minimum applies to all mini-coach
and motor coach service.) Travel time begins when the vehicle leaves the garage and terminates upon the vehicle's return in thirty
(30) minutes increments. For further information on the Company's "As Directed" rate, or travel time estimates pertaining to your specific
travel destination, please contact us directly.
Airport Transfer Rates
Any group that requires an ADA accessible or SPAB Certified bus and driver is requested to inform the Company in writing at the time of the reservation.
Abe's Limousine provides a flat rate, known as the "Basic Airport Transfer" rate for airport pickups and drop-offs servicing most major airports.
The Basic Airport Transfer rate is based upon pickups and drop-off without any associated delay or writing time exceeding fifteen (15) minutes.
Your reserved vehicle is dispatched according to the flight's estimated time of arrival as provided to the Company by each respective airline's
automated system (Company is not responsible for any delays caused by airline's automated system or otherwise). Billing shall revert to the Company's
prevailing hourly rate, see below, in the event the Client is delayed, or the waiting time is exceeded, beyond the allotted fifteen(15) minutes.
A service fee of twenty dollars ($20) will be applied to all international customs flight.
The time of arrival at starting point, stop-over point, destination or return to point of origin cannot be guaranteed.
Travel speed limit are prescribed by law, and Chauffeur is instructed to travel at all times at speeds compatible with safe operation.
Road, traffic and weather conditions are beyond the control of the Company and the Chauffeur, and no refunds shall be given as a result of
late arrival due to such conditions or other occurrences out of the control of the Company or the Chauffeur.
Baggage and Other Property Transported
No Agent, employee or representative of the Company is authorized to alter, modify or waive requirements stated in the conditions of transportation or service.
The Company does not assume any responsibility whatsoever for the handling or maintenance of any baggage, parcels or other property. Baggage and all other personal property will be handled only at Client's own risk. Client's baggage shall be carried subject to the available accommodations.
Child Safety Seats
We require a minimum of two (2) hours notice prior the scheduled pickup time in order to avoid late cancellation charges.
Late cancellations are charged at the respective minimum hourly rate for each market and specified vehicle type.
If the reservation(s) is cancelled within the required time parameters, it is the Client's responsibility to obtain a cancellation number,
given at the time the order is cancelled, in order to avoid late charges.
Conduct of Passengers
For safety reasons of providing age and weight appropriate equipment, Carey does not provide child safety or booster seats. However, customers may provide and install their own child safety or booster seats.
Client shall not interfere with the Chauffeur in the discharge of his/her duty or tamper with any apparatus or appliance on the vehicle.
These Policy and Terms, along with the Application for Corporate Credit and the Terms and Conditions listed on the Company's web-site,
constitute the Service Contract which is the entire agreement between the Company and Client and supersedes any and all other agreements,
either oral or written with respect to the subject matter hereof. If any provision of the Service Contract shall be invalid or unenforceable,
the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.
For transfer reservations, customers are allowed to make one stop, along the route, which does not exceed fifteen (15) minutes.
If the stop exceeds fifteen (15) minutes, the customer will be charged the transfer base rate plus the hourly rate for the vehicle in fifteen
(15) minutes up to forty-five (45) minutes (rounded up) for the time that the chauffeur waits. if there is more than one stop,
or if the one stop lasts more than thirty (30) minutes, then the trip will convert to an hourly rate.
Abe's Limousine shall not be liable for any failure or delay in performing its obligations under the Service Contract,
and the Company shall not be deemed in breach of its obligations thereunder, if such failure or delay is due to Acts of God,
natural disasters, national, state or local states of emergency, acts of war or terrorism, labor strike or lock-out, or other
industrial or transportation accident caused by any third party, any violation of law, regulation or ordinance by any third party
or any other caused not within the control of the Company.
Garage-to-Garage charges are calculated by applying the applicable hourly rate commencing from the time the chauffeur departs
the garage to begin service and continuing through such time the chauffeur concludes service and returns to garage. The minimum
number of billable hours appears in the estimate, however the actual billable hours may exceed the minimum.
Limitation of Liability
This Agreement and its performance shall be governed by the laws of the state of Florida,
United States of America without giving effect to applicable conflict of low provisions.
Arbitration - In the event a dispute shall arise between the parties to this agreement it hereby agreed that the dispute shall be referred to
the American Arbitration Association for three-person arbitration in accordance with its applicable Rules of Arbitration. The arbitrators'
decision shall be final and legally binding and judgment may be entered thereon.
Each party shall be responsible for its share of the arbitration fees. In the event a party fails to proceed with arbitration,
unsuccessfully challenges the arbitrators' award or fails to comply with the arbitrators' award, the other party is entitled to
costs of suit, including a reasonable attorney's fee for having to compel arbitration or defend or enforce the award.
No Show Charges
THE Abe's Limousine SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY EVENT OR FOR ANY REASON, INCLUDING BREACH OF THIS AGREEMENT,
EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, TO THE OTHER PARTY OR ANT THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL,
PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR LOSS OF PROFITS ARISING OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT, EVEN IF SUCH DAMAGES WERE FORESEEABLE
OR THE COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES . IT IS EXPRESSLY AGREED THAT THE COMPANY SHALL NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE,
BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR AN AMOUNT GREATER THAN THE SINGLE FEAR FEE FOR THE DAY IN QUESTION.
If Client is unable to locate Client's Chauffeur for any reason, Client should immediately contact the Abe's Limousine at 888-547-7773
24 hours a day/seven days a week. Our Dispatch Office will be able to locate the Chauffeur immediately and facilitate a meeting point.
"No Show" charges will apply in the event the Client fails to call our office before leaving the scheduled pickup location.
This charge also applies if Client fails to cancel the reservation and the Chauffeur is dispatched. No Shows charges are billed
at the respective minimums for each market and specified vehicle type.
Abe's Limousine reserves the right to refuse to transport persons under the influence of intoxication liquor or drugs, or who are, or are likely to become objectionable to other persons or if the Chauffeur feels threatened in any way.
Prohibition of weapons, Explosives, Oxygen, Pets, Livestock and other Dangerous or Unusual Cargo
Weapons of any type, including firearms, are strictly forbidden on any Equipment (whether in baggage or on the person) at any time. Transportation of explosives, fireworks and other flammable, combustible, toxic or otherwise dangerous material or items or pets or livestock of any kind are also strictly forbidden, even if intended to be transported in the baggage compartment of the vehicle. If previously approved by the Company, Oxygen for medical use is permitted, but is so used at the sole responsibility of the Client.
Rates, terms, & Conditions are subject to change without prior notification. Special rates, extended minimum and alternate cancellation
policies may apply on special event days. Tolls and parking charges are additional. All rates are calculated in the local currency and
billed in U.S. dollars at the prevailing exchange rate.
Surface Transportation Charge (STC)
Smoking of ANY type (pipe, cigarette, cigar, etc) is strictly prohibited in ALL vehicle's at ALL times.
STC is a surcharge based upon various overhead expense items, some of which not relate to the specific trip. The STC is always calculated as a flat percentage of the base rate.
If Client does not conform to the conditions stated in the Service Contract, the contract with Client will be terminated with immediate effect without warning or written notice, and the payment made will be retained by the company.
Wait Time - Airport Transfer
If, during or after the transportation service, the Company is required to expend a greater than normal amount of time and material clean the vehicle due to acts of the Client, the Company,
at its option, may charge additional fees to cover additional time and material.
Wait time is not charged for commercial flights unless customers choose to deviate from proceeding to the stated customer/chauffeur meeting location. In such instances, customers are permitted twenty (20) minutes of wait time after the scheduled pickup time. Wait time beyond twenty (20) minutes will result in charges equal to the transfer base rate plus the hourly rate prorated in fifteen (15) minutes intervals.