Questions and answers

Are U-Haul trailers safe?

Are U-Haul trailers safe?

U-Haul, the nation’s largest provider of rental trailers, says it is “highly conservative” about safety. The safest way to tow is with a vehicle that weighs much more than the trailer.

Does U-Haul have GPS tracking on trailers?

All Vehicles are fitted with Global Positioning Systems (GPS) Tracking Device .

How many U-Haul accidents per year?

Inexperienced drivers driving large trucks is an explosive combination. Each year U-Haul accidents take place all over the country. In a period of 5 years, there were 145 fatal accidents that involved daily rental trucks such a U-Haul. So, what happens if you get into a crash with someone driving a U-Haul?

How do I file a claim against U-Haul?

File a claim online or call 1-800-528-7134 (USA), 1-800-661-1069 (Canada). All of the protection packages cover loss of use of the rental equipment.

Who handles claims for U-Haul?

Repwest provides claim handling services to U-Haul through 4 field claim offices located in Phoenix, Omaha, Philadelphia and New York. In addition we have claim staff on the ground in Atlanta, Dallas and Los Angeles.

How much can you fit in a 4×8 UHaul trailer?

With cargo capacity totaling 142 cubic feet, household items such as loveseats, kitchen furniture and children’s beds fit seamlessly into our 4×8 cargo trailers.

Does U-Haul charge per mile on trailers?

There are no per mile charges for trailer rentals. Rental rates can change at anytime, so it is recommended that you confirm your reservation as soon as possible to lock in the rate. View trailer rates.

WHAT TO DO IF U-Haul is stolen?

Call customer service at 1-800-GOUHAUL to report the vehicle stolen. Provide all the information in the police report and the information in your vehicle’s contract. If you’re reporting between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., a customer service representative will take all the information down and contact equipment recovery.

What happens if you are late returning U-Haul?

U-Haul’s late fees The company says it doesn’t have any late fees for truck rentals—but it will charge you for returning the truck late. How much? An entire day’s rental. So if you agreed to return your $40 truck by 10 a.m. on Thursday, you’re technically responsible for another $40 at 10:01 a.m.

How do I file a claim with U-Haul?

How many miles do U-Haul trucks last?

The 10-foot U-Haul gets 12 miles per gallon, with a 31-gallon tank (using unleaded fuel). The whole tank will provide 372 miles of driving.

What does you haul mean?

U-Haul is the trademarked name of ubiquitous rental vehicles in the US and Canada, generally used for moving possessions from an old home to a new home. The brand has become so widespread, though, that u-haul is now a generic name for any such vehicle rented for moving.

Do You need U-Haul insurance?

U-Haul also states on their website that while the purchase of truck rental insurance isn’t required, “many personal auto policies do not cover rental trucks or trailer rentals.” Regardless, before renting a moving truck, be sure to call your auto insurance provider to clarify the specifics of the policy.

What is U-Haul truck insurance?

What U-Haul insurance covers. U-Haul’s rental truck insurance is called Safemove . Its base option offers three protections: A zero-deductible damage waiver that pays for all accidental damages to the rental truck. Cargo coverage that pays for damages to your belongings inside the rental truck.

What is you Haul dealer?

U-Haul is the number one name in moving & storage and that translates to more customers, period. U-Haul Dealers get their business name in front of millions of potential customers via and by phone at 1-800-GO-U-HAUL.