Accessorials can cost you. That’s no secret. As its name suggests, accessorials are charges or fees brought by additional or unexpected services provided by your carrier. Here are just a couple of things that can trigger accessorial fees:

Use of liftgates

Some carriers charge extra for using their truck’s liftgate to raise or lower cargo.

Oversized items

If your item is longer than a specified length, you might get charged extra for occupying more space in the truck.

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