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What Are Accessorial Charges?

  • Liftgate: Required for unloading at locations without loading docks.
  • Re-consignment: Changing the delivery destination after pickup.
  • Layover: Charges for failure to load or unload during scheduled appointment times.
  • Special handling or equipment: For items needing unique handling (e.g., lift gates, special permits).

Shippers and receivers can minimize unexpected fees by understanding accessorial charges and planning ahead.