TERMS AND CONDITIONS
THIS DOCUMENT IS AN ELECTRONIC RECORD IN TERMS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000 AND RULES THEREUNDER AS APPLICABLE AND THE PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO ELECTRONIC RECORDS IN VARIOUS STATUTES AS AMENDED BY THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000.
The Platform provides the following services (“Services”) to You:
It allows you to pick up and drop off packages from one location to the other through thePilots(“Package Services”).
It allows you to avail transportation services provided by the Pilots on our Platform (“Transportation Services”).
You must be at least 18 years of age, or the age of legal majority in your jurisdiction (if different than 18 years), to obtain an account.
The Service is not available for use by persons under the age of 18 years. You shall not authorize third parties to use your account. You shall not allow persons under the age of 18 years to receive transportation or logistics services from the Pilots.
If the Company becomes aware or, it acquires credible knowledge that You have misled us regarding your age, then the Company reserves its rights to deactivate the account and You will not be liable to raise any claims from the Company.
The Company shall take your booking request and forward it to the Pilot through an app-based device operating on GPS-GPRS based device available with the Pilot.
The Company may monitor and record calls made to the Pilots, for the purpose of training and improving customer care services, including complaint.
The Pilot shall have the sole discretion to accept or reject each request for the Service.
If the Pilot accepts the booking request made by the Company, a notification will be sent you with the information regarding the Pilot including its name, contact number etc.
If the Pilot after accepting the booking request declines/cancels it or did not arrive at the location of the user then penalty will be charged from the Pilot.
The Company shall make reasonable efforts to bring you in contact with the Pilot in order to obtain the Service subject to availability of the Pilot in or around your location at the time of your booking request made to the Company.
For the avoidance of doubt, it is clarified that the Company itself does not provide the Services. It is the Pilot who shall render the Services to you.
Even after acceptance of booking, the Pilot may not reach your pick up location or decide not to render his services. in which event the Company shall not be held liable but the company will charge penalty amount from the pilot. If the user declines the booking accepted by the Pilot then penalty will be deducted from the user and company is not liable for it.
You warrant that the information you provide to the Company is accurate and complete. The Company is entitled at all times to verify the information that you have provided. You may only access the Services using authorized means.
The Company shall not be liable if you do not download the correct Platform or visit the appropriate web portal.
The Company reserves the right to discontinue or introduce any of the modes of booking Vehicles and/or for providing Package Services.
You will refrain from doing anything which we reasonably believe to be disreputable or capable of damaging our reputation and will comply with all applicable laws of the Republic of India.
You will treat the Pilot with respect and not cause damage to their Vehicle or engage in any unlawful, threatening, harassing, abusive behaviour or activity whilst using their Vehicle;
You will not close the audio and visual safety features like camera and microphone features enabled by the company for your safety during the ride. If you deny the camera and microphone permission features then company will not take any type of responsibility of your safety. You will be sole responsible for your safety throughout the ride and in case if any incident happens with you,you will not be able to file any complaints or cases against the company as you yourself switched off/ denied the permission of the camera and microphone safety features given to you by the company throughout the ride.
The Company is not responsible for the behaviour, actions or inactions of drivers of Vehicles, Pilots or quality of Vehicle which you may use. Any contract for the provision of Vehicle for the Services is exclusively between you and the Pilot and the Company is not a party to the same.
You must wear masks,helmets and should follow all the traffic rules and regulations throughout the ride. In case if you do not follow and maintain the laws and rules and if you will be charged fine by any government authority then the company is not responsible for it and even for your safety if you do not follow the rules laws and regulations then for any events or incidents company is not responsible for it.
You are not allowed to consume any liquor or harmful addictive liquids or drugs or any illegal consumption throughout the ride. If you are caught doing any such activities then the company is not responsible for it and even if the company wants it can take legal steps or provide evidences to the courts or laws(if asked by any law authority) against you. Company is not responsible/involved in any incidents that disturbs or hampers the laws,rules and regulations of the country/state.These things will not be entertained by the Company.
You also agree that you shall not request for dispatch of item(s) which require a special transportation permit or require any special license under applicable law.
The Company does not check or verify the packages that are being picked up and dropped off on behalf of You or the Items that are being delivered to You by the Pilot, and therefore the Company shall have no liability with respect to the same. However, if it comes to the knowledge of the Company that You have packaged any illegal or dangerous substance or availed the Package Services using the Platform to deliver any illegal or dangerous substance, the Company shall have the right to report You to the government authorities and take other appropriate legal actions against You.
You agree that before requesting a Package Service, You are well aware of the contents of the package sent or requested by You through registered Pilot, and that such contents are legal and within limits of transportation under any applicable laws. Such contents shall not be restricted and/or banned and/or dangerous and/or prohibited for carriage (such items include, but are not limited to, radio-active, incendiary, corrosive or flammable substances, hazardous chemicals, explosives, firearms or parts thereof and ammunition, firecrackers, cyanides, precipitates, gold and silver ore, bullion, precious metals and stones, jewellery, semi-precious stones including commercial carbons or industrial diamonds, currency (paper or coin) of any nationality, securities (including stocks and bonds, share certificates and blank signed share transfer forms), coupons, stamps, negotiable instruments in bearer form, cashier’s cheques, travellers’ cheques, money orders, passports, credit/debit/ATM cards, antiques, works of art, lottery tickets and gambling devices, livestock, fish, insects, animals, plants and plant material, human corpses, organs or body parts, blood, urine and other liquid diagnostic specimens, hazardous or bio-medical waste, wet ice, pornographic materials, contraband, bottled alcoholic beverages or any intoxicant or narcotics and psychotropic substances or any other prohibited material or material for the transportation of which specific authorisation/license is required under applicable laws).
You also agree that, upon becoming aware of the commission any offence by You or Your intention to commit any offence upon initiating a Package Service or during a Package Service of any Item(s) restricted under applicable law, the Pilot may report such information to Company or to the law enforcement authorities.
You also agree that any payment for the products/goods ordered by you in respect of the Delivery Services shall be at your own risk and the payment shall be settled directly between you and the Pilots. Broomboom does not assume any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any damage/deficiency or loss of the products/goods. The Delivery Services are provided to You directly by the Pilot and Broomboom merely acts as a technology platform to facilitate delivery initiated on the Platform and Broomboom does not assume any responsibility or liability for any form of deficiency of services on part of the Pilot.
You agree that you will be solely responsible for the packages handed over to the Pilot and shall be prudent not to handover expensive items to the Pilot. You will be solely responsible for any loss or damage to the goods, in case of any theft or any other incidents to the packages by the Pilot.
You can initiate a transaction on the Platform by which You may (through the help of a Pilot) send packages at a particular location. The Package Services are provided to You directly by the Pilot and Broomboom merely acts as a technology platform to facilitate transactions initiated on the Platform and Broomboom does not assume any responsibility or liability for any form of deficiency of services on part of the Pilot.
By using the Platform of the Company, you further agree that:
You will download the Application for your sole, personal use and will not resell it to a third party;
You will not authorize others to use your account;
You will not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or legal entity;
You will not use the Application for unlawful purposes, including but not limited to sending or storing any unlawful material or for fraudulent purposes;
You will not use the Application to cause nuisance, annoyance or inconvenience;
You will not impair the proper operation of the network;
You will not try to harm the Application in any way whatsoever;
You will not copy, or distribute the Application or other Company Content without written permission from the Company;
You will keep secure and confidential your account password or any identification which the Company may provide you which allows access to the Application;
You will provide the Company with whatever proof of identity we may request;
In order for us to facilitate UPI payments, we are required to conduct a bank account validation and Virtual Payment Address (“VPA”) validation. We conduct these validations through a third-party service provider.
You will only use an access point or atleast a 3G data account (AP) which you are authorized to use;
You will not use the Application with an incompatible or unauthorized device;
If within 24 hours a user creates more than one account on the same device,Broomboomhas the right to terminate his/her account;
3. PAYMENT FOR SERVICES
You shall be required to pay charges for the Services used by you either by using the online payment gateway provided in the Platform or by paying cash to the Pilots. The Company collects the charges for the Services on behalf of the Pilots after obtaining authorisation from the Pilots and the payment is remitted to the Pilot’s bank account registered with the Company.
In case if the online payment of the user fails, user have to pay in cash and the pilot is bond to give the fare collected in cash to the company within 72hrs. If the pilot doesnot clear the fare amount collected in cash to the company, penalty will be charged against him and after per 7 days the penalty amount will be increased and still if the pilot did not clear the amount legal actions will be taken by the company against such events.
In respect of the Delivery Services, you will be required settle the payments incurred towards the good/products purchased from the merchants directly with the Pilots. You agree and acknowledge that Broomboom is not in anyway be responsible for the settlement between you and the Pilot.
The rates of the Services shall be notified on the website and mobile application of the Company.
The charges for the Services shall be updated or amended from time to time at the sole discretion of the Company and it shall be your responsibility to remain informed about the charges for the Services.
You agree that you will pay for all Services you purchase from the Pilot either by way of online payment or by cash. In the event the payment cannot be accepted through the online payment or any other mode, you shall be required to pay the charges for the Services availed by way of cash.
Any payment made is non-refundable. At the end of the trip,we will facilitate for you to receive a copy of the invoice from the Company on your registered e-mail account with the Company.
You shall pay the service fees for availing the Package Services and/or the Delivery Services at the end of the completion of such services, as may be displayed to You on the Platform. You cannot initiate another Package Services and/or the Delivery Services until You have paid for the previously completed such Package Services and/or the Delivery Services.
It is clarified that the term “Trip” includes a trip for transportation of a passenger by the Pilot.
The information, recommendations provided to you on or through the website, or the Platform is for general information purposes only and does not constitute advice.
The Company will reasonably keep the website and the application and its contents correct and up to date but does not guarantee that the website and/or application are free of errors, defects, malware and viruses or that the website and/or application are correct, up to date and accurate. The Company shall not be liable for any damage arising from the same.
The Company shall further not be liable for damages resulting from the use of or the inability to use the website or the application, including – but not limited to – damages resulting from failure or delay in delivery of electronic communications, interception or manipulation of electronic communications by third parties or by computer programs used for electronic communications and transmission of viruses.
The quality of the Services requested through the use of the Platform is entirely the responsibility of the Pilot who ultimately provides such Services to you and the Company is not liable for the same. However, any complaints about the Services provided by the Pilot should be submitted to the Company by an email as notified from time to time.
The Company shall not in anyway be responsible for any claims raised by You in respect of the products/goods ordered by you in respect of the Delivery Services shall be at your own risk and the payment shall be settled directly between you and the PIlots. Broomboom does not assume any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any damage/deficiency or loss of the products/goods.
5. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
The Company is the sole owner and lawful licensee of all the rights to the web site, Platform or any other digital media and its contents. The content means its design, layout, text, images, graphics, sounds, video, etc. the website, Platform or any other digital media content embody trade secrets and intellectual property rights protected under worldwide copyright and other laws. All titles, ownership and intellectual property rights in the website and its content shall remain with the Company, its affiliates, agents, authorized representatives or licensor’s as the case may be.
The Company does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any information or advertisement contained on, distributed through, or linked, downloaded or accessed from any of the services contained on this website or Platform, or the quality of any products, information or other materials displayed, or obtained by you as a result of any product, information or other materials displayed, or obtained by you as a result of an advertisement or any other information or offer in or in connection with the service.
All related icons and logos are registered trademarks or service marks or word marks of the Company in various jurisdictions and are protected under applicable copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights laws. The unauthorized copying, modification, use or publication of these marks is strictly prohibited.
All the contents on this website and/or Platform is copyright of the Company except the third party content and link to third party website on our website and/or Platform.
Subject to your compliance with these Terms, the Company grants you a limited non-exclusive, non-transferable license to download and install a copy of the Platform on a single mobile device that you own or control and to run such copy of the Platform solely for your own personal use.
You shall not do the following:
license, sublicense, sell, resell, transfer, assign, distribute or otherwise commercially exploit or make available to any third party the Platform in any way;
modify or make derivative works based upon the Platform;
create Internet “links” or “frame” or “mirror” any application on any other server or wireless or Internet-based device.
Reverse engineer or access the Platform in order to:
design or build a competitive product or service,
design or build a product using similar ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Platform, or
copy any ideas, features, functions or graphics of the Platform, or
launch an automated program or script, including, but not limited to, web spiders, web crawlers, web robots, web ants, web indexers, bots, viruses or worms, or any program which may make multiple server requests per second, or unduly burdens or hinders the operation and/or performance of the Platform.
6. THIRD-PARTY LINKS
During the use of the website or the application, links to websites that are owned and controlled by third parties may be provided from time to time in order to enter into correspondence with, purchase goods or services from, participate in promotions of third parties. These links take you off the website, the application and are beyond the Company’s control.
During use of the website and the application, you may enter into correspondence with, purchase goods and/or services from, or participate in promotions of third partyPilots, advertisers or sponsors showing their goods and/or services through a link on the website or through the application or Service. These links take you off the website, the application and the Service and are beyond the Company’s control. You therefore visit or access these websites entirely at your own risk.
7. CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICIES
Any type of unethical cancellations may be the reason of penalties. Cancellation fee is charged to compensate the pilots for the time, effort and fuel spent while trying to reach the pickup location. Refund is initiated within 3-5 working days. Refund will only be initiated if it is claimed within one hour as the ride completes. Refund is initiated in wallet or it can also be initiated in form of token of apology as coupons or any other forms.
8. TERM AND TERMINATION
The contract between the Company and you is concluded for an indefinite period. You are entitled to terminate the Contract at all times by permanent deletion of the Platform installed on your mobile device, tablet or any electronic device capable of using the Platform thus disabling the use by you of the Platform and the Service.
Neither party hereto shall be responsible for delays or failures in performance resulting from acts beyond its reasonable control and without its fault or negligence. Such excusable delays or failures may be caused by, among other things, strikes, lock-out, riots, rebellions, accidental explosions, floods, storms, acts of God and similar occurrences.
10. GOVERNING LAW, JURISDICTION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Subject to the provisions made in Clause 10.3, the Parties hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts ofChinsurah, India.
The arbitration proceedings shall be conducted by an arbitral tribunal comprising of 1 (one) arbitrator mutually appointed by you and the Company.
The arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in English language only and the seat for arbitration shall beChinsurah, India.
The award of the arbitral tribunal shall be final and binding.
The Company may give notice by means of a general notice on the Application, or by electronic mail to your email address on record in the Company’s account information, or by written communication sent by regular mail to your address on record in Company’s account information.