The Top 4 Types of Claims You May Encounter in Freight Transport

Damages, loss, and shortages during transportation of cargo may occur because of bad roads, unfavorable weather, or human error thus giving rise to a freight claim. As part of fair business practice you have a right as a customer to ask for financial refund from a transporter because of damages or losses incurred during shipment. This article discusses four of the most common types of cargo claims that you can file as a consignee.