Carriers Liability

Carrier’s Liability: On moving day you will be asked to select either Option A or B under “Declaration of Value” as it appears below and on the Bill of Lading. Damage Claims are settled based on your selection of coverage.

Option A: This is the standard liability of .60 cents per pound which is provided at no additional charge, but is very limited in its coverage.Option B: This is additional protection which must be for the full value of the entire shipment. You may not buy coverage on selected pieces furniture or art work. The cost is $10.00 per thousand of the declared value. A “Ball Park” figure of $5000 per room is normally adequate.What happens If Something is Damaged?Option A: This is very limited coverage. If for example a chair weighs 10 pounds our legal liability is $6.00, which in most cases will not repair or replace the damaged goods.

Option B: If you have purchased additional coverage and have paid all moving charges including the cost of this extended liability. McCabe Movers is responsible to Repair, Replace, or if it can’t be repaired pay the actual cash value at the time of the lost. Depreciation is applied to your loss. There is no deductible on this coverage. This coverage Does Not Include, the value of sets of like items (pairs). We also reserve the right to retain any damaged goods for salvage, that have been replaced or a settlement has been made on. ALL SHIPMENTS ARE C.O.D. PAYMENT IS DUE IN FULL AT THE COMPLETION OF YOUR MOVE.

What happens If Something is Damaged?

Option A:  This is very limited coverage. If for example a chair weighs 10 pounds our legal liability is $6.00, which in most cases will not repair or replace the damaged goods.

Option B:  If you have purchased additional coverage and have paid all moving charges including the cost of this extended liability. McCabe Movers is responsible to Repair, Replace, or if it can’t be repaired pay the actual cash value at the time of the lost. Depreciation is applied to your loss. There is no deductible on this coverage. This coverage Does Not Include, the value of sets of like items (pairs). We also reserve the right to retain any damaged goods for salvage, that have been replaced or a settlement has been made on.

ALL SHIPMENTS ARE C.O.D. PAYMENT IS DUE IN FULL AT THE COMPLETION OF YOUR MOVE.