Warranty

Geiger International, Inc. (“Geiger”), 6095 Fulton Industrial Blvd., SW, Atlanta, GA 30336-2806, USA, warrants the products sold by it to be free from defects in material and workmanship, regardless of the number of shifts during which the products are used, for the warranty periods specified below.

This warranty covers the sale of Geiger product in all countries. Not all of the product lines appearing on this list are marketed by Geiger in all countries, and appearance on this list does not imply an offer for sale of a product line in a particular place. Product line availability is defined in current price lists applicable to different regions.
 

Geiger Commercial Office Furniture Products
12 years
All products sold under the Geiger® brand name, except as limited or described below.  

Textiles and Leathers
3 years
Includes, but is not limited to Edelman Leather, Geiger, Herman Miller, Maharam, and Place fabrics.

Nonstandard Products

1 to 5 years
Warranty length on nonstandard products not covered by the 12-year warranty is identified on individual product quotes.

All Other Products, Parts, and Services
2 years
Height adjustable bases (electrical parts)  

5 years
Height adjustable bases (mechanical parts) Task light electronic ballasts  

3 years
All service parts  

6 months
All other products, parts, and any services not listed above, sold or furnished by Geiger, except for consumable products such as light bulbs and other electronic products for which no warranty is given   


Other Manufacturers’ Products
None
Geiger will pass through to the original purchaser any warranty supplied by other manufacturers to the extent possible, including, but not limited to, open-line laminates.

Provisions that apply to all products and
services:
During the applicable warranty period, Geiger, as its sole obligation, will repair or replace (at its option) any product, part, or component covered by this warranty and sold after the effective date of this warranty, which fails under normal use as a result of a defect in material or workmanship; Geiger will repair or replace the aforementioned product, part, or component with a comparable product, part, or component.  

This warranty extends only to the original   purchasers who acquire new product from Geiger, or its authorized resellers. Any product, part, or component must have been installed, used, and maintained according to Geiger’s published instructions in order to be eligible for coverage under this warranty and must not have been subject to misuse or abuse. Any modification to the original product voids the warranty. Geiger does not warrant the performance of the product when used in combination with other than original Geiger product. The warranty period starts from the date of purchase. This document inclusively describes all of the warranties given and remedies available with respect to the company’s products and services. Geiger disclaims any other warranty whether express or implied, statutory or otherwise, in relation to the products.
Geiger does not warrant:

  • • natural variations in wood grain or figure or
  • the presence of character marks
  • • changes in surface finishes due to aging or
  • exposure to light
  • • marks, scars, or wrinkles occurring naturally
  • in leather
  • • veins, marks, voids, fissures, or cracks found
  • naturally in stone

In addition, Geiger does not warrant:

  • • failure resulting from normal wear and tear
  • • the matching of colors, grains, or textures of
  • natural materials
  • • the colorfastness or the matching of colors of
  • textiles, including an exact match to cuttings
  • or to swatch cards
    • damage, marking, or staining of veneer
  • surfaces due to contact with rubber or similar
  • compounds; damage from sharp objects
  • or imprinting from writing instruments, or
  • prolonged exposure to direct sunlight
     

Geiger tests Customer’s Own Material (COM) and other customer-supplied items for manufacturing quality only and does not provide any warranty with regard to these materials. Geiger does not warrant products that are   exposed to extreme environmental conditions or that have been subject to improper storage.  Geiger’s products meet the requirements of   the price books and other written publications.  


TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, ANY
IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE DISCLAIMED AND TO THE EXTENT THEY ARE LEGALLY REQUIRED, ARE LIMITED IN DURATION TO THE DURATION OF THIS WRITTEN WARRANTY.
GEIGER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR
LOSS OF TIME, INCONVENIENCE, COMMERCIAL LOSS, OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

Applies in US only: Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the limitations or exclusions in the two preceding paragraphs may not apply. This warranty gives the purchaser specific legal rights; however, the purchaser may also have other rights that may vary from state to state.
   
Applies outside US: Except as stated above, Geiger will not be liable for any loss or damage (including costs) however caused, whether direct or consequential, incurred or suffered by the purchaser or any third party in respect of the products but nothing contained herein will or will be considered to exclude or restrict any liability on Geiger’s part for death or personal injury resulting from negligence.