Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 31, 2006
uShip, Inc. (http://www.uShip.com) has selected CNA Marine and AON Risk Services, two of the most trusted names in insurance, to offer a new cargo protection program to its members. The program provides all risk coverage on eligible shipments. uShip members will be have the option to purchase and print their policy immediately upon finding, and contracting with, a transportation service provider on the uShip marketplace.
“We are thrilled to be working with CNA Marine and AON Risk Services”, stated uShip Director of Trust and Safety Mickey Millsap. “Protecting our members and their goods is always one of our top priorities. We look forward to future partnerships which will continue to improve the experience for all of uShip’s members.”
The new program includes coverage in multiple categories including: cars, boats, motorcycles, furniture, freight, equipment and other household goods. Benefits of this program include competitive pricing, low deductibles, fast claims processing, and are available for shipments anywhere in the United States.
Founded in 2003, uShip is the first and largest online marketplace for shipping services. Members list anything they need shipped, from household goods to vehicles to freight, and receive bids from thousands of feedback-rated service providers, including movers, carriers, transporters, van lines, freight brokers and independent service providers. On any given day, there are thousands of shipments listed on uShip representing millions of dollars of business. It's totally free for members to list shipments and for service providers to place bids. uShip's reverse-auction format and patent-pending search technology dramatically reduce shipping costs by allowing service providers to find shipments along their routes and fill empty cargo space. uShip's feedback system holds service providers accountable for their service and rewards those that perform well!
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