Here is our expert guide to shipping high-value, high-risk products securely in Canada
1. Choose a reliable shipper like VEXSL
Choosing the right carrier is crucial when it comes to shipping high-value, high-risk products securely. Work with a carrier that has a proven track record of reliability and security. Look for carriers that have experience in handling high-value, high-risk products, and ask for references from other businesses that have used their services.
2. Use proper packaging
Proper packaging is essential to ensure the safety and security of your products during transit. Use sturdy, double-walled boxes and padding materials like bubble wrap or foam peanuts to protect your items from damage. Label your packages with “fragile” and “handle with care” stickers to indicate that they contain delicate items.
3. Insure your packages
Insurance is a must-have when shipping high-value, high-risk products. In case of loss, theft, or damage during transit, insurance provides financial protection. Choose an insurance policy that covers the full value of your products.
4. Ensure Complete Visibility
Tracking and monitoring your packages provide real-time information about their whereabouts and status. Choose a carrier like VEXSL that offers tracking and monitoring services, so that you can keep know where your product is, and its status at all times.
What is a high-risk, high-value shipment?
The VEXSL Secure Shipment is designed for products like:
• Firearms and ammunition
• Precious metals & stones
• Jewellery, pearls and watches
• Fine wines, alcohol & spirits
What is the shipper’s responsibility?
You have a responsibility to ensure that your shipment complies with all applicable rules and regulations and is acceptable for transport (packaged appropriately, properly identified and labeled and accompanied by all required documentation).
Don’t require a full truckload trailer?
We provide flexibility with our Secure Less Than Truckload service, saving you money and hassle. We ship your product direct to our facility or your final destination, ensuring it arrives securely.