Moving Company Risk Management: “Restart” Rule Update

According to statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, fatal truck crashes have been on the rise, with 3,912 deaths recorded in 2012. And according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), a leading cause of those accidents is driver fatigue. Those statistics have prompted federal action that could impact your moving company [...]

By | September 24th, 2014|Blog|

Are you protecting your self-storage business from this explosive risk?

The methamphetamine epidemic is alive and well in the U.S., and it could be coming to a storage unit near you. Consider just two recent cases: • A woman in Warren, Michigan, was recently arraigned on narcotics charges stemming from a methamphetamine lab uncovered last weekend at a Warren storage unit. • A young research [...]

By | September 2nd, 2014|Blog|

Driving Safety Tips from Relocation Insurance Group

When you're moving yourself and driving all the contents of your former home to your new one, the last thing you need is to get into a car accident. Safety on the road is of paramount importance, and following the tips below, compiled by Relocation Insurance Group, can mean the difference between safety and danger, between a smooth journey and a disastrous one.

By | June 16th, 2014|Blog|

Relocation Insurance Now Offers Commercial Lines

Relocation Insurance Now Offers Commercial Lines At Relocation Insurance Group, we’re celebrating our tenth anniversary this year and in honor of the big event, we have a big surprise in store for our affiliates. Starting March 17, we are officially offering commercial business insurance. What does that mean for you? It means that in addition [...]

By | March 18th, 2014|Blog|

Celebrating the Big 10 – Then and Now

Celebrating the Big 10 – Then and Now 2004 was an action-packed year. In addition to the founding of Relocation Insurance Group, a few other events made headlines! Facebook was launched. The Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics discovered the universe's largest known diamond, white dwarf star BPM 37093. Janet Jackson flashed America in the infamous wardrobe [...]

By | March 18th, 2014|Blog|

5 Ways to Increase Sales for Your Moving Company

5 Ways to Increase Sales for Your Moving Company Written by Alyssa Howard, Moveboxer.com One of the biggest questions in running a moving company – or any company for that matter – is how to increase sales. For a small business like a moving company it’s increasingly challenging to break through the clutter of the [...]

By | January 8th, 2014|Blog|

Interview with Kelly Moran, FVP Insurance Program Manager

Interview with Kelly Moran, FVP Insurance Program Manager  Q: Some moving companies are a still a little confused about why they would want or need FVP insurance. Can you shed some light on this for us? A: Yes. Full Value Protection Insurance is a genius, first-of-its-kind insurance program. Here’s how it works: When a moving company offers [...]

By | September 24th, 2013|Blog|

Moving Company Insurance Tip: Five Ways to Defy Negative Industry Stereotypes

Moving Company Insurance Tip: Five Ways to Defy Negative Industry Stereotypes Over the years, a few bad apples have tarnished the reputation of the entire moving company industry. We’ve all heard stories of bait-and-switch pricing, bogus moving scams, and the undercover TV shows that reveal terrible moving services. It’s time to defy the negative stereotypes and [...]

By | August 14th, 2013|Blog|

Moving Company Insurance Tip: Four Productivity and Morale Boosters for your Team

Moving Company Insurance Tip: Four Productivity and Morale Boosters for your Team All entrepreneurs know that business is only as productive and progressive as its employees. Competitive wages and benefits are not the only factors that keep employees inspired and working hard – they are also motivated by the feeling of being valued. Fortunately, it’s easy [...]

By | August 8th, 2013|Blog|