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Understanding the #Liability of Your #Mover for Your Shipment of Household Goods

 

 There are two types of liability coverage under Federal Law: Full Value Protection which covers the full replacement value per item of your shipment and is often obtained from your mover for a fee; and Waiver of Full Value Protection … Continue reading

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Have you discovered Loss and/or Damage to your Household Goods Shipment?

 

 If so, you should contact the mover immediately and notify them that you have lost and/or damaged goods and file a claim. Next, you should promptly: Make a list of the items that are missing; Make a list of the … Continue reading

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#FMCSA Video to Protect #HHG Shippers Against Fraud

 

 The FMCSA publishes a video discussing household goods moving fraud and the importance of getting written estimates, knowing liability options, and educating yourself on your rights and responsibilities when you are moving household goods across state lines.  Educate yourself prior … Continue reading

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#Moving #Fraud Prevention Checklist

 

 The FMCSA has published a Moving Fraud Prevention Checklist.   The checklist is available in several languages.  We are posting the checklist in English, Traditional Chinese,  Simplified Chinese, and Spanish.  Additional languages are available from the ProtectYourMove.gov website.  Household goods … Continue reading

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FMCSA Policy on the Suspension of Operating Authority for Hostage Load Violations

 

 This post summarizes the FMCSA’s new policy concerning enforcement of its household goods (HHG) motor carrier and broker regulations. Beginning October 18, 2012, and pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 14915, any person, including a motor carrier or broker, that holds a HHG … Continue reading

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