Scheduled delivery times run from the conclusion of the contract (date of the order confirmation). They are not binding for us unless something else has been agreed in writing. If a delivery deadline that we have guaranteed is not met, the buyer can refuse to accept the service if the delivery is delayed for more than 4 weeks beyond the scheduled delivery time and the buyer has issued a written reminder for delivery after the guaranteed delivery deadline has expired. In cases of force majeure, transport disruptions, strikes and other difficulties in performance or
Obstacles to performance, also in the case of not only short-term difficulties in the procurement of materials, the grace period mentioned in Paragraph 1 is extended to 2 months. We are also entitled to withdraw from the contract in such cases. The buyer can only assert a non-compliance with the delivery period against us if he has properly fulfilled his contractual obligations. Claims for damages can only be asserted in the case of gross negligence or willful misconduct, with intent or gross negligence on the part of our vicarious agents, the claim for damages is limited to the amount of the order value, unless this is unreasonable.
Delivery is ex works or, in the case of rail or post, free pick-up station for the account and risk of the buyer.
The shipping and packaging costs are borne by the buyer. If the goods are dispatched by us, they travel at the risk of the buyer. When the goods are picked up by the buyer, the risk is transferred to the buyer upon notification of readiness for delivery.