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Bill of Lading Template for Household Goods

 

 This law office can create a Bill of Lading template for household goods for your moving company.  A household goods Bill of Lading is one of the required mover forms for every interstate household goods move. The Bill of Lading … Continue reading

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Recommendations and Requirements for Interstate Household Goods Moving Companies (From a Legal Perspective)

 

 I often get asked by my moving company clients what they must do in order to comply with federal interstate household goods regulations, and beyond that, they ask me what they should do in order to protect themselves against liability. … Continue reading

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Sample Household Goods Bill of Lading Template

 

 Interstate household goods moving companies are required by law to complete a Bill of Lading for every job that they perform. The Bill of Lading must contain certain required elements.  Failure to use a proper Bill of Lading and to … Continue reading

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ProtectYourMove.gov is a Valuable Resource for People Needing to Move Interstate

 

 Moving can be a stressful experience.  If you’ve ever had to move across state lines and hired a household goods moving company to assist you, that moving company must be licensed by the USDOT’s FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration). … Continue reading

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Customer’s Responsibilities when Moving Interstate – FMCSA

 

 As a customer, you have a role in making your move a smooth relocation experience. You should: Review the www.protectyourmove.gov website, including the “Your Rights and Responsibilities When You Move” booklet and the “Ready to Move” brochure; Avoid any mover that … Continue reading

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