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21.01.2021 – 07:31

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Hellmann provides Germany-wide distribution of COVID-19 vaccines for the government

Hellmann provides Germany-wide distribution of COVID-19 vaccines for the government
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Hellmann provides Germany-wide distribution of COVID-19 vaccines for the government

Osnabrueck, 21 January, 2021. The German Armed Forces have commissioned Hellmann Worldwide Logistics with the Germany-wide distribution of COVID-19 vaccines to the 16 distribution centers of the German federal states. With the commissioning of Hellmann for these critical shipments, the German Armed Forces are relying on its long-standing logistics partner for medical transports.

Within the scope of a request for administrative assistance, the German Federal Ministry of Health had asked the German Armed Forces for support in the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccines, which will be made available to the entire German population this year. The German government is thus drawing on the infrastructure and protected storage areas in properties of the Armed Forces to implement the National Vaccine Strategy. Since January 12, Hellmann has been transporting the vaccines to the distribution centers of the respective federal states. The transports are protected by the German Federal Police. For the task, the Osnabrück-based logistics service provider has expanded its existing GDP-certified fleet with corresponding deep-freeze vehicles. In total, more than 50 million vaccine doses are to be transported to the distribution centers in 2021.

"We are very pleased with the trust placed in us by the German Armed Forces and are proud to make an important contribution to combating the global pandemic," says Matthias Magnor, Chief Operating Officer Road & Rail, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics.

About Hellmann

Since its foundation in 1871, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has developed into one of the major international logistics providers. In 2019, the Hellmann Group achieved sales of around EUR 2.4 billion with 10,743 employees. The range of services includes classic forwarding services by truck, rail, air and sea freight, as well as a comprehensive range of CEP services, contract logistics, industry and IT solutions.

Christiane Brüning
Head of Corporate Communications

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics SE & Co. KG
Elbestrasse 1
49090 Osnabrueck
Germany

Mobile +49 151 2034 0316
E-Mail christiane.bruening@hellmann.com

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Vorstand / Managing Directors: Reiner Heiken, Dr. Michael Noth
Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrats der Hellmann Verwaltungs SE / Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Dr. Thomas Lieb
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Wir arbeiten ausschließlich auf Grundlage der Allgemeinen Deutschen Spediteurbedingungen 2017 – ADSp 2017 – und – soweit diese für die Erbringung logistischer (Zusatz-) Leistungen nicht gelten – nach den Logistik-AGB, Stand März 2006. Hinweis: Die ADSp 2017 weichen in Ziffer 23 hinsichtlich des Haftungshöchstbetrages für Güterschäden (§ 431 HGB) vom Gesetz ab, indem sie die Haftung bei multimodalen Transporten unter Einschluss einer Seebeförderung und bei unbekanntem Schadenort auf 2 SZR/kg und im Übrigen die Regelhaftung von 8,33 SZR/kg zusätzlich auf 1,25 Millionen Euro je Schadenfall sowie 2,5 Millionen Euro je Schadenereignis, mindestens aber 2 SZR/kg, beschränken. Die ADSp 2017 können Sie unter www.hellmann.com/adsp abrufen, die Logistik-AGB 2006 unter www.hellmann.com/logagb.

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We operate exclusively in accordance with the German Freight Forwarders' Standard Terms and Conditions 2017 (Allgemeine Deutsche Spediteurbedingungen 2017 – ADSp 2017) and – if they do not apply for performing (supplementary) logistics services – with the General Terms and Conditions of Logistics-Services Providers (Logistik-AGB), as of March 2006. Note: In clause 23 the ADSp 2017 deviate from the statutory liability limitation in section 431 of the German Commercial Code (HGB) by limiting the liability for multimodal transportation with the involvement of sea carriage and an unknown damage place to 2 SDR/kg and, for the rest, the customary liability limitation of 8.33 SDR/kg additionally to Euro 1.25 million per damage case and EUR 2.5 million per damage event, but not less than 2 SDR/kg. You can find the ADSp 2017 here: www.hellmann.com/ffst and the Logistik-AGB 2006 here: www.hellmann.com/loggtc.
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