Ran into and issue with Freight Classification on a machine delivery arranged by a freight broker – they reclassified my freight to a different class and asked more for the delivery – is this a thing?
So I checked into the categories as listed below – in my case it was that the new weight class was lesser than classification of original ( which the carrier selected on their BOL as mine was not used, nor was it offered to the truck. Having given them the Truck space and approximate rate – it would fall to them to classify correctly. Don’t be hoodwinked into paying up for trucking based on false claims.
Here are the official freight classes :