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Who is responsible for goods damaged while in transit?

7 May 2019 3:49 PM
Tags:
Houses
moving houses
damaged goods
Consumer journalist Wendy Knowler shares her expert advice on moving houses and the handling property.

Are you moving house?

Who is liable for goods that get damaged while in transit?

Consumer Talk correspondent Wendy Knowler says according to the Consumer Protection Act, suppliers are required to exercise a degree of care, diligence and skill as can be expected from a person responsible for managing any property belonging to another.

If they don’t they are responsible for any resultant loss or damage to a client’s goods.

Wendy Knowler, Consumer Talk Correspondent

You can't just treat your client's goods however.

Wendy Knowler, Consumer Talk Correspondent

Listen to the full interview below...


7 May 2019 3:49 PM
Tags:
Houses
moving houses
damaged goods

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