Law Offices of Michael Garcia
Transportation law  •  Tariff Publishing  •  Regulatory Compliance  •  Consumer Protection
Consumer Protection Information:
Questions to ask your estimator:
1. Does the company have active US DOT and ICC/MC license numbers?

2. Will the estimate be binding or non-binding?

3. Will final charges be based upon weight or cubic feet?

4. Will the company provide references from satisfied customers?

5. What are the charges for packing services?

6. What are the charges for "full coverage insurance," and what is covered?

7. Which neutral arbitration program does the company participate in?

8. Is the estimate provided in writing and does it list all services ordered?

9. Does the company charge extra for stairs, long carry, shuttle, storage, appliance serving, etc?

10. Are the pickup or delivery dates guaranteed?

11. What form of payment is accepted at delivery?

12. How long after delivery do I have to file a claim for damages?


Transportation law  •  Tariff Publishing  •  Regulatory Compliance  •  Consumer Protection
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Law Offices of Michael Garcia
Contact information and mailing address:
525 B Street, 15th Floor
San Diego, California 92101
Telephone: 1-877-299-0550
Fax: 1-877-845-6048