Posts Tagged ‘carriers’

Zipcar Launches Pilot for “zipvan” Cargo Van Service

By Chad Bennett for Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), announced on November 29, 2011 that they will be launching a pilot for full size cargo vans in San Francisco called Zipvan. Zipvan will allow consumers to use ┬ácargo vans to transport large items that wouldn’t be able to fit in Zipcars. Zipvan will also provide […]

Cargo Insurance Requirement for Household Good Carriers and Freight Forwarders

As of March 21, 2011, only household goods (HHG) carriers and HHG Freight Forwarders need to have evidence of cargo insurance on file with FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration). While FMCSA has not required such a filing, numerous non-HHG carriers have filed cancellations of their cargo insurance with FMCSA effective March 21, 2011. The […]