Established in 1924, asset-based provider, SAIA, has 192 terminals. SAIA�s LTL shipping service covers all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Canada.
4650 Ameritech Drive South Bend, IN 46628
If you are shipping items of high value, it's a good idea to get insurance for your cargo. Carrier liability is limited and may not cover the full value of your goods.
Be aware of your carrier's typical pickup and delivery schedules.
Precisely measure, weigh, and describe your shipment in order to get an accurate quote.
Some carriers will ship some liquids but not others. Depending on the type of liquid, carriers may impose additional charges or require supplemental labeling or instructions for how to ship. Because there are so many restrictions and each carrier and location may vary, it is important to contact your carrier to find out precisely how to ship your liquid items through their service to ensure your shipment reaches its destination safely and securely.
PTL refers to partial truckload shipping, which is a hybrid between LTL and FTL (full truckload) shipping.
Limited access locations are defined by the following conditions: not open to the walk-in public during normal business hours, not having personnel readily available to assist with the delivery or pickup function, and not having access to loading dock or platform.