Winter doesn't officially begin until December 21st, but that doesn't mean winter temps haven't already begun in many places across the country.
When the temps hit 32 degrees or below you have the option to protect your freight from freezing with many of your LTL carriers.
Many LTL carriers offer this service. Commodities like chemicals, batteries, perishable food, paints, liquids, etc need to be protected from freezing temperatures during transit.
Generally speaking, when selecting this service the trailer has a regulated temperature of 50-60 degrees Fahrenheit. You may want to check with your carriers to learn the specifics of this service.
Every carrier will vary a little when it comes to pricing and rules for this service. You can find these specific rules in the carrier’s rule tariff.
Freightview supports Protect from Freezing with 33 LTL carriers as of now.
Freightview makes it easy to include this service in your quote.
Simply add the accessorial on the quote screen. You will then see the service reflected in your quotes.
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