Load Design and Cargo Damage Prevention Assistance
No matter what you're shipping you can be assured that your cargo is safe and secure
with KCS. Our Damage Prevention Team provides value added expert support whether
you're new to rail transportation, introducing new products, experiencing damage
problems, or simply reinforcing good loading practices.
We are available to work with you to understand the Association of American Railroads
loading rules or design unique loading patterns that will protect your product from
potential damage while getting the most out of rail transportation capabilities.
The information below will provide some general guidelines for loading your goods
but if you need answers to questions, recommendations or load designs please click
on the ‘contacts’ tab to reach a KCS Damage Prevention expert.
For more information about cargo liability, claim filing or loss and damage prevention
questions, please select an area listed in the left navigation.