What does carrier liability mean?

carrier liability meaning in Law Dictionary

common company is liable for all shipment reduction, harm, and delay with the exception of that due to work of Jesus, work of a public enemy, work of a public authority, act of this shipper, therefore the items' built-in nature.

carrier liability meaning in Business Dictionary

Air and sea companies are normally responsible for all damage, wait, and losing cargo except those arising from act of Jesus, work associated with the shipper, and inherent nature of the items from acceptance of cargo through its delivery or release. Air carriers usually are liable under Warsaw convention, and ocean providers under Hague convention.