FMCSA Updates Household Goods Consumer Protection Rules Following FAST Act HHG Working Group Recommendations

By Gerald D. Borovick   Changes to household goods motor carrier and broker procedures and paperwork for communicating FMCSA’s consumer protection information, estimating, booking and contracting with consumers for interstate moves are scheduled to take effect June 27, 2022.[1] FMCSA’s Commercial Enforcement Division promulgated its Final Rule which adopted certain recommendations made to it by … Read more

Unpacking Some Of FMCSA’s Proposed Changes To Federal Mover Household Goods Consumer Protection Rules

By Gerald D. Borovick The FMCSA proposes adopting certain recommendations made to it by a “working group” to change Federal household goods Consumer Protection Regulations motor carriers (Movers) are required to follow when providing interstate household goods transportation or service to an individual consumer shipper (the Individual Shipper).[1]   The intent is to update outdated … Read more