Article 894. Storage of things with dangerous properties.
1. Things that are flammable, explosive or generally dangerous by nature, if the depositor did not warn the custodian about these properties during their deposit, may be neutralized or destroyed by the depositor at any time without compensation to the depositor for damages. The depositor shall be liable for damages caused in connection with the storage of such things to the custodian and to third parties.
When transferring things with hazardous properties to a professional custodian for storage, the rules provided for in the first paragraph of this clause apply when such things were deposited under the wrong name and the custodian could not verify their hazardous properties by external inspection.
In case of paid storage in cases stipulated by this paragraph, the paid remuneration for storage of things shall not be returned, and if it has not been paid, the depositary may collect it in full.
2. If the things accepted for storage with the knowledge and consent of the custodian specified in the first paragraph of clause 1 of this article have become, despite the observance of their storage conditions, dangerous for others or for the custodian’s property or third parties and the circumstances do not allow the depositor to demand to take them away, or he does not fulfill this requirement, these things can be neutralized or destroyed by the keeper without compensation to the bailor of damages. The depositor shall not be liable in this case to the custodian and third parties for damages caused in connection with the storage of these things.
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References to other articles of chapter 47. Storage:
Article 886. Storage Contract.
Article 887. The form of the contract of storage.
Article 888. Fulfillment of the obligation to accept a thing for storage.
Article 889. Period of Storage.
Article 890. Storage of things with impersonality.
Article 891. The duty of the keeper to ensure the safety of things.
Article 892. Use of the thing deposited.
Article 893. Changes in storage conditions.
Article 895. The transfer of things for storage to a third party.
Article 896. Remuneration for storage.
Article 897. Reimbursement of storage costs.
Article 898. Extraordinary storage expenses.
Article 899. The obligation of the bailor to take the thing back.
Article 900. The duty of the keeper to return the thing.
Article 901. Basis of the custodian’s liability.
Article 902. The size of the custodian.
Article 903. Reimbursement of damages caused to the custodian.
Article 904. Termination of storage at the request of the bailor.
Article 905. Application of general provisions on storage to its individual types.
Article 906. Storage by virtue of law.
Article 907. Warehouse Contract.
Article 908. Storage of goods by a public warehouse.
Article 909. Inspection of goods during their receipt by the warehouse and during storage.
Article 910. Changes in storage conditions and condition of goods.
Article 911. Checking the quantity and condition of the goods when returning it to the merchant.
Article 912. Warehouse documents.
Article 913. Double warehouse certificate.
Article 914. Rights of holders of warehouse and pledge certificates.
Article 915. Transfer of warehouse and pledge certificates.
Article 916. Issuance of goods on a double warehouse certificate.
Article 917. A simple warehouse certificate.
Article 918. Storage of things with the right to dispose of them.
Article 919. Storage at a pawnshop.
Article 920. Unclaimed items of a pawnshop.
Article 921. Storage of valuables in a bank.
Article 922. Storage of valuables in an individual bank safe.
Article 923. Storage in transport organizations' storage chambers.
Article 924. Storage in the wardrobe of organizations.
Article 925. Storage at the hotel.
Article 926. Storage of things that are the subject of a dispute (sequestration).