"By accepting or receiving this ticket, each passenger agrees without prejudice to its other provisions and both on his or her behalf and on behalf of any person or child travelling with him or her or in his or her care that neither the Captain, Officers, Crew and other personnel of the vessel named in this ticket or of any vessel owned or in the service of the Company nor any person employed by the Company at any time before, during or after the contemplated voyage shall be liable in respect of anything he may negligently do or omit to do in the course of or in connection with his employment which shall cause loss, damage or injury (whether fatal or otherwise) to the person and/or property of such passenger, person or child as aforesaid. For the purpose of the agreement expressed in this Clause, the Company shall be deemed to contract on behalf of and for the benefit of all persons who are or may be its servants or agents from time to time and all such persons shall to this extent be or be deemed to be parties to the Contract contained in or evidenced by this ticket."
"All limitations, exceptions and conditions herein contained as to the liability of the Carrier shall apply also to the liability, if any, of his agents, vessels, employees and other representatives, and also to the liability, if any, of the owners, vessels, agents, employees and other representatives of any substituted vessel."
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