First-time shipper? Need a refresher on freight shipping? Get answers here.
This shipping guide includes everything you need to know about how to ship freight like a pro with YRC Freight, North America's LTL shipping experts.
This shipping guide will help first-time shippers or those wanting a refresher on how to ship freight.
Click through the shipping guides for a quick look at the LTL freight-shipping process with a special focus on the questions first-time shippers ask most often about how to ship freight.
The right column on every page lists links to information on various aspects of shipping. For specific questions, follow the links for the answers you need. For a general overview, begin with the steps for shipping described below.
Freight shipping steps
Prepare your packaging
Label every piece of your shipment
Complete a bill of lading
The bill of lading is a receipt for goods, a contract of carriage and a document of title. It is important to correctly fill out a bill of lading.
You can buy bills of lading from office-supply stores. The YRC Freight bill of lading is available at no charge from your YRC Freight Customer Terminal. Another option is to fill out the YRC Freight bill of lading online and print a copy.
Arrange a Pickup
Follow your freight
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