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When the full replacement protection of FVP is desired, you should select the level of protection that covers the total value of your belongings. At a minimum, the value you declare must be equal to $6.00 per pound. Replacement, if necessary, is at today’s full replacement cost, not a deprecated value.
There is no charge for Basic Liability protection. However, it provides repair or replacement up to a maximum of $.60 per pound per article for interstate moves and up to $.30 per pound per article for local moves.
The level of protection you actually need for you household belongings may be greater than minimum levels based on your total shipment weight. Consult your homeowner’s or renter’s insurance policy for recommended coverage levels. If you desire full replacement coverage, you must request Full Value Protection in writing on the Bill of Lading in the valuation section.
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