“There is also an option for a DHL delivery service at an additional cost of £15.00 per address. This service is strongly recommended to ensure safe delivery. The University does not accept responsibility for items lost in transit.”
Accept responsibility for:
If you accept responsibility for something that has happened, you agree
that you were to blame for it or you caused it. (Collins)
I didn’t find “take responsibility for” in dictionaries.
What is the difference between “take responsibility for” and “accept responsibility for”? Why is the Cambridge using “accept” instead of “take”?