Minor damage to luggage
: When Harris Air has exercised ordinary standard of care, it assumes no liability for incidental damage such as scuffs, dents, stains, and cuts that result from normal wear and tear.
Damage to wheels/handles:
When Harris Air has exercised the normal standard of care, Harris Air shall not be liable for damage to wheels or feet, or telescoping handles that are attached to the exterior of checked baggage. This exclusion applies whether or not the passengers sign a release form.
Fragile articles: When Harris Air has exercised ordinary standard of care, it shall not be liable for damage to, or damage caused by fragile articles described in the above paragraph.
Perishable articles: Harris Air shall not be liable for deterioration or spoilage of any perishable articles contained in checked baggage, whether with or without the knowledge of Harris Air.
Late Check In: If baggage is presented for checking less than fifteen (15) minutes before flight departure time, Harris Air will not be liable for any resulting expenses, including delivery charges, resulting from baggage not being loaded on the same flight as the passenger.
Unchecked property: Harris Air will not be liable for damage/loss or theft of items taken on board an aircraft and remaining in the personal possession/care of the passenger. Assistance provided by flight crew members to properly store such items does not transfer liability to Harris Air.
Unsuitable, valuable articles: The following items are judged to be unsuitable as contents of checked baggage, and Harris Air assumes no liability for loss, theft, damage or delay in the delivery of:
• Cash, currency • Negotiable papers • Securities • Business contracts, documents • Jewelry, watches • Camera’s, videos and photographic equipment, camcorders, audio equipment, film, camera equipment, photographs • Electronic equipment/devices, personal electronic equipment/devices, including components such as compact discs and video game cartridges • Computers and related components • Binoculars, telescopes, optical devices including eyeglasses • Silverware • Precious metals, stones or materials • Art objects, sculptures • Historical artifacts • Original manuscripts • Irreplaceable books, publications, collectibles such as baseball cards • Antiques, heirlooms • Keys • Sales samples • Medications • Furs, including coats, gloves, hats • Game trophies, antlers, pelts
Attached items: Harris Air will not be liable for tents, sleeping bags, or similar articles which are strapped, taped, or tied to another piece of baggage and may become separated as a result of normal handling during transportation.
Missing contents: Except for excluded items specified above, Harris Air will accept liability for missing contents from checked baggage, provided the passenger has exercised reasonable precautions to externally lock or secure the baggage as protection against possible loss or separation of such contents.
Consequential damages: Harris Air shall not be liable for “special” or “consequential” damages such as lost wages, ground transportation, temporary lodging, unavailability of keys, and other “inconveniences” or emotional distress resulting from damaged, delayed, or lost baggage.
Unclaimed baggage: Harris Air will not be liable for baggage not claimed within 1 hour after baggage has been made available for claiming in a public baggage claim area.