It’s not hard to find a transporter that you can trust. Not only is it an easy and quick process to find a reputable motorcycle transport company nearby Lanham, but it is the best way to ship a bike. Allowing the experts to handle the transport will only protect it from harm.
Inexperienced persons won't have as much success with the shipping process. Shipping professionals have the proper equipment and tools to transport the vehicle securely.
When it comes to transport companies, they're seasoned within the industry. The employees are trained to safely handle all types of vehicles, including motorcycles. They are also equipped with the latest haulers, fasteners, and tools to secure a motorcycle according to the owner’s preference. Drivers are taught to be receptive of poor weather and road condition reports. These types of obstacles can cause harm to the vehicles hauled, especially during long distance travels.
What to Do before Transport.
All shipping customers are responsible for preparing the bike before its transport. For instance, the transport company will request a few things that must be completed before transport ends. In regards to the motorcycle’s safety, it needs washing, its fluids checked, and all loose items removed.
For your own protection and peace of mind, document all damages existing on the bike before its shipping process. Snap photographs too. If someone else handles retrieving the motorcycle at the end of its shipping process, send them the list and pictures. They can use these while inspecting the bike after transport to make sure no other harm happened to the bike during its travels.
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.