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Household goods movers blast plan

March 12, 2019

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LLN (3/11/19) – A household goods movers group is blasting the Defense Department’s plan to use a single moving company. Also, some truckers think inclement-weather-related claims will be considered not at fault. But that’s not always true. Meanwhile, frost laws can spell trouble if you’re not ready for them. And we’ll have the latest on hours of service, auto transporters and the push for underride guards.


0:00-9:26 – Newscast

9:26-24:13 – Household goods and DOD

24:13-39:07 – Inclement weather claims; frost laws

39:07-48:53 – Hours of service, auto transporters, underride guards

Segment 1

Newscast

Segment 2

A household goods movers group is blasting the Defense Department’s plan to use a single moving company for troops. Mary McKenna has a report.

Segment 3

Some truckers think inclement-weather-related claims will be considered not at fault. But that’s not always true. Mary McKenna talks with Stacey Sanders and Trina McIntyre with OOIDA’s Truck Insurance Department.

  • Find out more information about OOIDA’s Truck Insurance.
  • Call the insurance department directly at 800-715-9369.
  • If you have a question about truck insurance you’d like answered on the air, call the Land Line Now Listener Comment Line at 800-324-6856.

Frost laws can spell trouble if you’re not ready for them. Mark Reddig talks with Jill Thorn of OOIDA’s Business Services Department.

  • You can find more on frost laws at oversize.io.
  • Learn more about what OOIDA’s Business Assistance department does, here.
  • And you can contact them at 816-229-5791.

Segment 4

The recent push to require front, side and enhanced rear underride guards on all trucks is raising concerns in the industry. Mark Reddig gets the latest on that and auto transporters from OOIDA Manager of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

 

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