WHAT IS A MVR (MOTOR VEHICLE RECORD)?

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  A MVR (motor vehicle record) is an important compliance tool for qualifying moving company drivers.  A MVR will help the moving company verify license type, current standings and any restrictions of an applicant or current driver.  It can also verify name and address information (helpful in … [Read more...]

UNSAFE DRIVING BASIC: CSA 2010 CALCULATION

Unsafe Driving Basic

  The CSA 2010 has updated the original calculation of the unsafe driving basic and it is important for movers (and other trucking companies) to understand the new system.  To arrive at a company’s Unsafe Driving Basic, the company is rated on applicable violations it has received during … [Read more...]

DIFFERENT TYPES OF STORAGE UNITS AND THE PROS AND CONS OF EACH

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When trying to look for a storage unit, here is a description of the different types of storage options for you along with the pros and cons of each. MOVING COMPANY: Moving Companies generally store in their own facilities that are climate controlled and have security systems.  This option is … [Read more...]

MOVING TIPS FOR WINTER WEATHER

Tips for moving during the winter

Moving during the winter season can have its pros and cons.  If you are using a furniture mover, this is usually the best time to save money when hiring a professional moving company, or if you are doing it yourself these helpful tips can help you be safe or your mover safe when the weather is … [Read more...]