Standard return policy
You may return a purchased item within 30 days of receipt for a full refund of the purchase price, with exceptions listed below.
Items not eligible for return
Cancelling an order
You may cancel any order that has not shipped or which is not a special order. Once an item has shipped to Safford Equipment or to the customer, it cannot be cancelled without incurring a 20% restocking fee. If you refuse an order upon delivery, it is subject to our our return policy. To request a cancellation, please call us at (877) 872-2417.
Repairing a defective item
If you discover product defects or your product not working property, Safford Equipment or the manufacturer’s service department will be able to assist you. The service center will provide repair and maintenance free of charge to a defective item under warranty.
Requirements for returning items
Products must be returned unused in their original packaging and with their original documents (manuals, guides, etc).
Returned merchandise will not be accepted without a Return Authorization Number (RAN). To obtain an RAN and receive specific instructions on how to return your item, please call us at 877-872-2417.
Refunds and exchanges
Refunds and exchanges will be credited to the original payment method within 10 business days of receipt of the returned item.
Shipping/delivery costs for returned items
Shipping charges and Safford Delivery charges are not refundable. If the item shipped free, the outbound shipping cost will be deducted from the refund. Customer is responsible for the cost to ship the returned item. Items too large to ship UPS must be returned via prepaid freight.
If a customer has an item delivered using our in-house delivery service (Safford Delivery) and refuses the order, the customer may initiate a refund for the items purchased but will be responsible for the delivery charge. We do not offer refunds on delivery charges.
Returned items are subject to a 20% restocking fee.
Damages that occur in transit
It is the customer’s responsibility to inspect the items prior to signing the delivery receipt from the carrier. Items reported damaged after a delivery receipt has been signed will require the customer to file a freight claim and arrange for the repair or return of the damaged item.
When the damage to the item appears obvious, customer should refuse delivery and call (877) 872-2417 immediately so that we can process the claims for a refund or exchange.
On occasion shipping packaging may be damaged in transit, however the product will be undamaged. If you suspect concealed damage, notate “Possible Freight Damage” on the delivery receipt while the driver is present. This will ensure a smoother return process if you later discover the product has been damaged.
Shipping products back to us
All items to be shipped back require a Return Authorization Number (RAN) prior to shipment. For complete details on returning items and how to obtain an RAN please see details on our Return Policy Page.
After an RAN is issued from Safford Equipment, Items can be shipped to:
Safford Equipment Company
22445 Hwy 22 West
Safford, AL 36773