COVID -19 and Shipping Your Motorcycle
It’s no secret that the Coronavirus has been one of the primary focus for the news media the past several months. Consequently, this has had a tremendous impact on the freight shipping and logistics industry. Needless to say, this goes without saying where the motorcycle shipping industry is concerned as well. Consequently, the impact of COVID-19 on the daily operations of Cheap Motorcycle Shipping are no exception. It’s also a reason why many motorcyclists who are moving locally and long-distance are concerned about this issue when entrusting their bikes to a shipping company. Well, you can be assured that we stay committed to safety of our clients and employees during this difficult period.
Why are more motorcyclists taking to the open road during the pandemic?
One of the primary reasons for this is due to the fact that motorcycle riding is often a solo activity that can be participated in while safely following the guidelines put forth by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Are you planning to move in the near future and want to ship your motorcycle rather than riding it to your new destination? Cheap Motorcycle Shipping can help. Whether you’re moving across town, across the state, or across the country, we’re here to safely and securely transport your bike from Point A to Point B.
What have we done to ensure the safety of our entire staff as well as our facilities?
We have adhered to the CDC’s guidelines and adopted COVID-19 practices to ensure the safety of not only our staff members but of everyone who comes into contact with you and your bike. If you’ve ever used our company to transport your motorcycle before, then you know what it’s like to see the Cheap Motorcycle Shipping team in action. We’re committed to our client’s and the safe shipping of their bikes, irrespective of the make, model and year of the motorcycle. It is commitment to ensure that it is picked up safely and delivered on time safely at the new destination
To ensure our employee’s health, we’ve implemented cleaning, disinfecting, and social distancing protocols at our facilities. Furthermore, infected employees or those who have ill family members at home are required to stay home. Not only do our employees have the right to manage their health needs, it’s the right thing to do. By prioritizing our employee’s health and well-being, we can provide the superior level of service that you deserve when entrusting your motorcycle to our services.
How have we promoted safe motorcycle transport?
Our entire staff shares a commitment to flattening the pandemic curve and encourages all partners to do the same whenever possible. It is our responsibility to do so where the protection of everyone we come into contact with is concerned. We adhere to the CDC’s guidelines when transporting your bike, including:
- cleaning and disinfecting all frequently touched surfaces including dollies, equipment, frequently touched areas in our trucks and warehouses, etc.
- covering our mouths when we need to cough or sneeze
- practicing social distancing and maintaining a 6-foot distance between ourselves and those we come into contact with throughout the day
- requiring sick employees to stay home until fully recovered from the virus
- washing and sanitizing our hands as often as possible
- wearing disposable gloves and facemasks
Furthermore, in order to enhance our social distancing protocols to enhance curbside delivery of client’s bikes. This includes moving your motorcycle to or from garages that are located up to 100 feet away of access to tractor-trailer parking. Additionally, we are taking every precaution to ensure that our clients and crew stay safe.
How are we minimizing delivery delays during COVID-19?
At Cheap Motorcycle Shipping, we make every effort to avoid delays and minimize disruptions in shipping during the pandemic just like we do during normal times. You can always contact us for the latest updates as we are the home of the largest motorcycle shipping network in the country. So, if anyone can meet your shipping and delivery time frame demands, it’s our company.
How much does shipping my motorcycle cost?
There are several factors that influence the cost of shipping your bike such as the distance, how soon you want your bike delivered to your new location, shipping option requested, size and weight of the bike, and the cost of shipping insurance. Based on these factors, the average cost to ship your motorcycle domestically (within the US) is $500 while the cost to ship it internationally could be $1,000 to $2,000. Just keep in mind that your cost could vary based on the aforementioned factors.
To learn more about how we are maintaining our motorcycle shipping operations during COVID-19, visit the Cheap Motorcycle Shipping website or call (888) 227-1015 today.