Motorcycle transport companies exist all over the State of Arkansas so finding one to serve you near your home in Jacksonville should be quite easy. The most crucial part of the entire process is to find a transport company that you feel safe with.
Hiring just anyone could greatly jeopardize the condition of your motorcycle by putting it at risk. By finding a company with the essential characteristics to prove they are capable of the task, you must do a little investigating. The Internet is the best place to start.
What to Look for a Motorcycle Transport Business.
- Insurance Coverage.
- Proper Licensing.
- DOT Approval.
- A Range of Services.
- Discounts, Sales and Specials.
- Proper Equipment.
- Trained Drivers and Employees.
- Tracking Services.
- Expedited and Guaranteed Delivery.
- Friendly and Helpful Customer Service.
- Positive Reviews and Ratings.
- A Website.
By finding a company that offers all of these great characteristics, you can rest assured that your bike’s transport will go along smoothly. Of course, dependent on the type of transport and the conditions of the roads and weather will also determine the safety of your motorcycle while in transit. Nevertheless, a reputable transport company will have insurance coverage.
When you have noticed harm done to the bike that was not otherwise there before, inform the driver and show them the damage. Even if it is a minor scratch or dent, the insurance coverage will cover it. It is the duty of the driver to then fill out a report for the company. This then makes it possible for you to file a claim with the insurance company. The report must be signed by you and the driver right after the damage is noticed.
It is recommended that you check for any damages immediately after getting the motorcycle back. To make it easier, have a list of all existing damages the bike had before the relocation. Pictures are also helpful. Then compare the list and pictures to the current condition of the vehicle after transport.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.