You might assume that using a transport service to deliver your motorcycle somewhere other than the City of Laurel would be difficult.
This could not be further from the truth. In fact, using a transporter will ease the stress involved and even cost less than other methods which tend to be impractical.
When you are beginning your hunt for a transport company, keep some things in mind. You don’t want to hire just anyone for the job. That could put your vehicle at risk. Find a dependable transport company with the following attributes:
- Insurance coverage.
- Approval through the Department of Transport.
- A variety of services.
- State of the art equipment.
- Trained employees.
- Years in the industry.
- A good reputation.
If you search for a company that has all of the right characteristics you will have a much smoother transport and a more positive experience. In order to learn more about the company check out their website, look them up in the search engines, and ask them questions when you are on the phone with them.
Questions to Ask before Gathering Quotes.
- Do you have insurance coverage for my vehicle?
- What services do you offer?
- Do you offer any discounts that I might apply for?
- Are you approved by the Department of Transport?
- How long will the transport take?
- Are your employees trained?
- How long has your business been around or a part of the transport industry?
- What fees are included in my quote?
- Do you offer motorcycle services directly?
Quality customer service is significant for any business. They should be happy to answer your questions and to give you information about their company and services. Some of this information you can probably find out online. Nonetheless, asking customer service is usually the best way to become informed.
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.