| Commentary

1 Scope of title

| Commentary

Commentary

(1) CARRIAGE BY ROAD AND RAIL

A: INTRODUCTION

1 Scope of title

Carriers are persons who gratuitously, or, more commonly, for reward, carry passengers or goods otherwise than for their own private purposes or for, or in connection with, their own private businesses. That is to say, the business of the carrier is to carry members of the public (whether the public at large, as with the case of a public bus service, or specific persons or groups), or goods, belonging to others. Where passengers or goods are carried merely as an ancillary part of another activity (for example, a builder who

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