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Freight Claims Overcharges and Weight Inspections Conspiracy Posted On 19th December 2018
It used to be common carrier truckers such as YRC would weigh shipments and if they were under weight you would also receive an Inspection Certificate, and possibly a reduction in the charges.  Of course none of us freight payers whether shipper or receiver has received a bill like that for years – now you only get an Inspection Certificate if it is in the carriers’ favor – ie if you shipped more weight than you wrote on the Bill of Lading or purport that you did.Governmen ...

When LTL Shipping Via Common Carrier Is Best Posted On 14th December 2018
When LTL Shipping Via Common Carrier Is Best LTL shipping via a common carrier network is best when the LTL indicated delivery time beats your required delivery time with enough margin so that you avoid potential late delivery fees, and when the product you ship can be easily replaced if the LTL common carrier damages or loses the original shipment. These are rare occurrences but must be considered.You do not want to risk not receiving your materials for an important sales presentation due to a late delivery, so it is best to ship those cr ...