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Your Moving Rights and Responsibilities When Moving

Your Moving Rights and Responsibilities When Moving

Administrator Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20590 Dear Customer: Welcome to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) booklet, “Your Rights and Responsibilities When You Move.” We have prepared this booklet, which your moving company is required to give to

 
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Moving Rights and Responsibilities

Collection of Moving Charges, Moving Expense, Movers Tips

Your Rights When You Move Your Moving Rights and Responsibilities TARIFF INSPECTION & INCORPORATION NOTICE Federal law requires that movers advise shippers that they may inspect the tariffs that govern your shipment. Carriers’ tariffs, by this reference, are made a part of the contract of carriage (bill

 
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Understand the Moving Terms and Conditions

Understand the Moving Terms and Conditions

The primary responsibility for your protection lies with you in selecting a reputable household goods carrier, ensuring you understand the moving terms and conditions of your contract with your interstate mover, and understanding and pursuing the remedies that are available to you in case problems arise.  Understand

 
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Household Goods Pick Up

Household Goods Pick up and Delivery – Interstate Movers

Must my mover write up an order for service? We require your mover to prepare an order for service on every shipment transported for you. You are entitled to a copy of the order for service when your mover prepares it. The order for service is not

 
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My Shipment Transportation

Shipment Transportation – Moving Rights and Responsibilities

Must my mover transport the shipment in a timely manner? Yes, your mover must transport your household goods in a timely manner. This is also known as “reasonable dispatch service.” Your mover must provide reasonable dispatch service to you, except for transportation shipment on the basis of

 
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My Shipment Delivery Terms

Shipment Delivery Terms

What is my Shipment Delivery Terms? May my mover ask me to sign a delivery receipt purporting to release it from liability? Shipment Delivery Terms: At the time of delivery, your mover will expect you to sign a receipt for your shipment. Normally, you will sign each

 
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Collection of Moving Charges

Does this sub-part apply to most shipments? It applies to all shipments of household goods that involve a balance due freight or expense bill or are shipped on credit. How must my mover present its freight or moving expense bill to me? At the time of payment

 
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Resolving Disputes with My Mover

Resolving Disputes with My Mover, Moving Services Chicago

What may I do to resolve disputes with my mover? FMCSA does not help you settle your dispute with your movers. Generally, you must resolve your own loss and damage disputes with your mover. You enter a contractual arrangement with your moving company. You are bound by

 
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Moving Cost Estimator

Chicago Local Moving Company

Are you planning on moving into a new home in the future and need to hire a reliable Chicago moving company? You need to understand how using a moving cost estimator can really help you to achieve your goal. You will be able to make an informed

 
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Understanding Moving Insurance and Liability

Moving Protection, Moving Insurance

Protecting Your Household Goods: What If Something Is Lost or Damaged? Are you moving? There’s a lot at stake when you move. There’s the money you’ll spend. The memories you’re taking from one place to another. And, your treasured possessions—furniture, family pictures and children’s toys. When you

 
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