A residence is a location that is a home, including home-based businesses, college dormitories, apartments, townhouses, rectories, convents and parsonages. Pickup or delivery at a residence will be provided for a fee that covers the additional mileage and the time required to provide the service.
Delivery will be made to the building ground floor entrance, garage entrance or carport.
Hazardous material is any substance or material that is considered to have the capability to cause an unreasonable risk to human health or safety or the environment when transported in commerce, used incorrectly, or if not properly stored or contained is considered a hazardous material.
Hazardous materials include fuels, bio-chemicals and pharmaceuticals.
LTL freight is handled frequently in transport and sometimes gets damaged. To cover against these damages most LTL freight carriers include some insurance in the cost of transport. It is important for LTL freight shippers to be aware of the amount of insurance coverage, since the included insurance often does not cover the entire value of the LTL freight.
Over Dimension Freight equals or exceeds 15 feet long.
A liftgate is platform for lifting or lowering goods installed at the rear of trucks and vans to facilitate the loading and unloading of cargo.
Any dst_ or location that restricts trucks from entering a point of entry is considered to be limited access. An additional fee applies to limited access locations.
When requested, Your freight company loads or unloads shipments from or to areas that are not next to the trailer such as shopping malls or office buildings.