Subject to the following conditions, Lake Mountain Ski Hire (herein called the Contractor) shall make available to the Client the equipment specified in the quotation on the front.
The Client shall compensate the Contractor for the loss of any damage (other than fair wear and tear) caused to equipment whilst on hire to the Client. The Client shall be responsible for all losses and/or damages which may arise and for all costs and other expenses relating thereto founded upon or resulting from any breach by it of this condition and the Client shall hold and keep the Contractor indemnified from and against liability in respect thereof.
The Client shall not remove deface or cover up or cause to be removed defaced or covered up any identifying marks of ownership on the equipment.
Notwithstanding anything elsewhere to the contrary in these conditions, the Contractor shall not be liable to the Client should the Client suffer any loss, damage or injury (including death) arising out of or incidential to the use of the equipment whether or not such loss or damage or injury (including death) is caused by or contributed to by any negligence on the part of the Contractor or its servants or agents.
The Client shall indemnify the Contractor from and against liability in respect of claims arising directly or indirectly out of any loss, damage or injury (including death) caused directly or indirectly by or arising directly or indirectly out of the use of any skiing equipment or toboggan whilst under hire to the Client which indemnity shall extend to and include all costs and expenses incurred by the Contractor in respect of any claim therefore made upon it of investigating and/or defending the same.
The Client agrees not to dry boots in any form of oven or stove or leave in front of an open fire or in a drying room at a temperature over 100 degrees. Any breach of this term will constitute damage referred to in Condition 2 hereof.