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Local N Long Distance Movers San Jose Bay Area provides basic moving insurance for your belongings that takes effect from the time your items first handled by our movers until your items reach your final destination. However, our coverage is basic per standard of $0.60 per pound of damages.
For example, if your 30 pound flat-screen TV is damaged, we’re required to reimburse in the amount of $18.00 ($0.60 × 30 pounds = $18.00).
Therefore, we highly recommend purchasing additional coverage known as “third party insurance” through www.emoveinsurance.com . Their rates are very affordable, costing between 1% to 2% of the total value of your item(s) value, and insures them at their full value.
Full coverage of your belongings is your responsibility to arrange and is not offered by Local N Long Distance Movers, Bay Area Due to law, movers CANNOT be held responsible for valuable items, such as cash, jewelry, documents, etc., so please make arrangements to transport these items personally.
Local N Long Distance Movers, Bay Area takes many precautions to avoid damages to your belongings. In the event damage occurs, the customer and crew are BOTH required to discuss the matter immediately to determine the cause. If damage results from a mistake on the part of Local N Long Distance Movers, Bay Area, every attempt will be made to assess the amount of damage and have it properly fixed.
If an amount can be agreed upon between BOTH parties, the matter will be settled immediately with payment in full by Local N Long Distance Movers, Bay Area. If the amount cannot be settled immediately between BOTH parties, the moving invoice must still be paid in full as damage claims are not valid according to insurance regulations if the invoice remains unpaid. At this point, a claim will be filed with Local N Long Distance Movers, Bay Area to compensate you for any damages.
Please select your insurance option:
- Basic Local N Long Distance Movers, Bay Area coverage – minimal coverage $0.60 per pound of belongings.
- Third Party Coverage (recommended) – a very affordable option costing between 1%-2% of the value of your belongings and covering them in full.
- Purchased online at www.emoveinsurance.com.