Answered by Robert MoreschiSeptember 26, 2013
Hi, thanks for visiting Movers.com! While we ca not provide you with information on a specific company, we have plenty of resources available for you to research moving companies like Ray Vessel shipping, so you can find the mover that's right for you.
Luckily, there are many ways for customers to do background checks on their moving companies and make sure that they are a reputable and reliable company before they make the decision to hire them for their move and place all of their valuable belongings and possessions in the hands of the movers.
- Check with the US Department of Transportation. Make sure that the company has a US DOT numberand to make sure that the company is also registered with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). To do that, take the US DOT number from the side door of the company's fleet of moving trucks, or visit this website to see if they have a US DOT number. Then, visit the FMCSA website to cross-reference the number with the number that is listed for that company on the site.
- Read reviews from customers just like yourself. Customers sharing their moving experiences is a great way to gather information about a particular company. Visit the Movers.com moving reviews page to access thousands of customer reviews about hundreds of different moving companies and search for the company you're checking on to see what others have to say about it.
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