ADDENDUM TO RENTAL AND SERVICE AGREEMENT
RENTAL PROTECTION PLAN TERMS
The Rental Protection Plan (“RPP”) is an optional product described in this addendum (the “Addendum”) that modifies certain terms of the Rental and Service Agreement entered into between United and Customer. The definitions set forth in Section 1 of the Rental and Service Terms incorporated into the Rental and Service Agreement apply to this Addendum.
FOR ALL RENTALS OF EQUIPMENT NOT LICENSED FOR ROAD USE, YOU MUST EITHER SHOW PROOF OF PROPERTY INSURANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 21 OF THE RENTAL AND SERVICE TERMS, OR PURCHASE THE RENTAL PROTECTION PLAN. THE PURCHASE OF THE RENTAL PROTECTION PLAN FOR RENTALS OF EQUIPMENT IS NOT MANDATORY AND MAY BE DECLINED IF YOU HAVE PROOF OF INSURANCE AS REQUIRED BY SECTION 21 OF THE RENTAL AND SERVICE TERMS.
RPP IS NOT INSURANCE. RPP IS AVAILABLE TO CUSTOMERS IN CONNECTION WITH THE RENTAL OF EQUIPMENT FROM UNITED AND MUST BE EXECUTED SIMULTANEOUSLY WITH A RENTAL AND SERVICE AGREEMENT.
FOR AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE, RPP OFFERS A DAMAGE WAIVER TO LIMIT YOUR FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR DAMAGE TO, OR THEFT OF, THE EQUIPMENT. BEFORE DECIDING WHETHER TO PURCHASE THE DAMAGE WAIVER. YOU MAY WISH TO DETERMINE WHETHER YOUR OWN INSURANCE COVERAGE AFFORDS YOU COVERAGE FOR DAMAGE TO OR THEFT OF THE EQUIPMENT AND THE AMOUNT OF THE DEDUCTIBLE UNDER YOUR OWN INSURANCE COVERAGE. READ THIS ADDENDUM CAREFULLY BEFORE SIGNING.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
In return for payment of the fee set forth in the Rental and Service Agreement, United agrees to limit its rights under Sections 11 and 21 thereof as follows:
A. DAMAGE WAIVER
Subject to the conditions set forth herein, United waives its right to collect amounts from Customer exceeding the lesser of 10% of replacement value of the Equipment, 10% of the cost of repairs, or $500 plus applicable state and local taxes, from losses arising from theft of or direct physical damage to the Equipment.
Customer agrees that Customer or a permissive user of a Customer will be the only driver of any United vehicle, and that Customer will not use the vehicle in violation of any terms of the Rental and Service Agreement or law.
United will not waive any claim for loss or damage to tires and tubes caused by blow out, bruises, cuts, punctures or other causes inherent in the use of the Equipment: or resulting from intentional abuse or misuse of the Equipment. Such losses shall remain subject to Section 11 of the Rental and Service Agreement.
Customer shall pay a fee equal to 15% of the rental charges under the Rental and Service Agreement, plus applicable state and local taxes, in exchange for participation in the RPP as set forth in this Addendum.
E. IN KANSAS ONLY:
With respect to a motor vehicle rented for 60 days or less subject to RPP, Section C (tire exclusion) of this Addendum shall not apply.
F. IN MINNESOTA ONLY:
With respect to a motor vehicle rental , RPP is a discharge of the responsibility of the renter to return the motor vehicle in the same condition as when it was first rented, and Section C (tire exclusion) of this Addendum shall not apply.
Any individual accepting this Addendum represents and warrants that he or she is of legal age, and has the capacity, authority and power to accept this Addendum on their own behalf or for the Customer.
FN - Pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 168.011(4), motor vehicle means “any self-propelled vehicle designed and originally manufactured to operate primarily on highways, and not operated exclusively upon railroad tracks. It includes any vehicle propelled or drawn by a self-propelled vehicle and includes vehicles known as trackless trolleys that are propelled by electric power obtained from overhead trolley wires but not operated upon rails. It does not include snowmobiles, manufactured homes, or park trailers.”