ProMover credential is administered by the American
Moving and Storage Association. The mission of the AMSA
is to "represent the interest of the domestic and
international moving and storage industry and to help
the customers it serves."
City Transfer and
Storage is proud to maintain membership in the AMSA. Our
designation as a certified ProMover provides you an
independent, third-party verification of our ethical
The ProMover credential verifies that
a mover operates according to standards set forth by the
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and
the Surface Transportation Board (STB). It also tells
you that a mover subscribes to the AMSA Code of Ethics:
To consistently offer and provide
the most efficient and reliable moving and storage
services available, while adhering strictly to a
policy of truth, honesty, integrity and fairness in
all business transactions.
To consistently strive for
improvement in all facets of industry operations and
to bind ourselves to the individual and collective
effort of seeking and effectuating such improvement.
To be conscious and considerate
of consumer needs and to continually promote the
progress, fraternity, education and dignity of our
industry so that the public will be better served.
To promote the elimination of
fraud, deceit, misrepresentation and unethical
practices within the industry and to engage in
formal disciplinary review of any and all members
involved in such practices.
To afford all members and
applicants due process in the administration of
association affairs, to promote competitive
practices and to eliminate unlawful restraint of
trade within the industry.
To maintain the highest concern
for the health, welfare and safety of our employees,
while recognizing their needs as both human beings
To faithfully fulfill all
obligations of membership, including the timely
payment of all charges for membership affiliation
To protect free enterprise in a
democratic society and to foster the commercial
viability of the small business component of our
industry. (AMSA Code of Ethics)
Look for the ProMover logo.
Unfortunately, some in the moving industry do not
subscribe to ethical business practices. They may employ
deceptive or fraudulent tactics. Before you engage a
moving company, check its credentials. The ProMover mark
tells you the company has met industry standards for
ethical business practices.