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Motor Truck Cargo Legal Liability Insurance

Last updated on April 6th, 2021

Asset-based truckers issue bills of lading and are designated as common carriers by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Since the contract of carriage (bill of lading) is between the trucker and the cargo owner, the trucker will be first in line for any claims for cargo loss or damage. The FMCSA no longer requires that all common carriers maintain a Motor Cargo Legal Liability insurance policy with a minimum limit of liability; however, most carriers maintain at least $100,000 USD for commercial reasons.

Roanoke will help protect your company should merchandise get damaged while on the road to delivery. Motor Truck Cargo Legal Liability insurance policies may be written to include debris removal, pollutant cleanup or removal, and other features. In addition, the insurance companies with which we partner are known for their reputation of fairness, integrity and responsiveness in handling claims.

Roanoke: Providing Creative Solutions for Transportation Intermediaries and Logistics Service Providers

Roanoke understands the intricacies of Cargo insurance and Transportation Liability for logistics providers, and is strategically positioned to guide you through this complex process. Find out how we can provide you with the insurance programs you need to be properly protected. Please contact us at 1-800-ROANOKE or complete the Contact form located above.