To ship a car with no broker involved is a calculated risk. The industry is regulated by using brokers to ensure that customers are not exploited by questionable car shipping carriers. Auto Transport Brokers have been given the task to help and educate consumers to ensure that their carriers are licensed with the DOT and insured. Without a broker, consumers may run the risk of using an unreliable, uninsured and illegal carrier, which more often than not may leave one with a damaged vehicle and no form of recourse. Many times carriers break down and your shipment may be delayed indefinitely of you do not have a broker to re-dispatch your vehicle to another carrier. Just believing carriers informing customers their credentials are in order is no guarantee as many illegal companies try getting their shipments by avoiding brokers. By using an auto transport broker is the sure way a consumer knows s/he is using a carrier that is legal and insured. AmeriFreight vehicle transport brokers will support consumers all the way from the time of order to the delivery of their vehicles.