Damage and Cargo Claims

At Kelly Hart, our attorneys possess ample expertise in handling legal matters pertaining to the transportation of goods. Our representation extends to a diverse spectrum of cargo-related issues, such as claims arising from equipment malfunction, theft of cargo, safety concerns and violations, damage to property and collisions, contaminated cargo, and delivery complications. The complexities surrounding carrier liability for loss or damage entail navigating federal and state laws and regulations, international treaties, contracts of carriage, bills of lading, and tariffs. It’s important to note that distinct liability laws and regulations govern truck, rail, air, maritime, and multimodal transportation. We have extensive experience with all facets of initiating and pursuing cargo claims.