This listing is to add insurance to an order scheduled to ship with USPS First Class Mail to the lower 48 States Only Handmade.
Recommended is adding on Shipping Insurance through Shipsurance. Choose coverage option in drop down menu- prices are set based on amount of order and whether domestic or international.
Shipsurance is inexpensive and provides protection for your orders and peace of mind for you. This is available on domestic and international orders.
Choose domestic or international, then your amount of coverage. I do NOT reimburse or replace items lost or damaged in shipping or that have been misdelivered.
Once I have handed it to the USPS, it is out of my hands and in theirs. So insurance is recommended.
What is actually covered?
Shipsurance covers loss, damage, and shortage while packages are in transit. If you insured a package with Shipsurance file the claim directly with Shipsurance. Do not file a claim with the shipping carrier as Shipsurance coverage through this program starts from the first dollar.
Not all commodities and destinations are covered. Make sure the item(s) that you are shipping (Exclusion A) and the destination (Exclusion B) are not excluded from coverage. Items must not be shipped in the original manufacturers packaging or any packaging that alludes to the contents. (Exclusion E) All packaging material and damaged goods must be kept in the original form as received. Packaging and damaged goods should not be disposed of, released to the shipping carrier, or returned to the seller before a claim is completed. Failure to comply can result in the denial of the claim. (Condition B, 1) During the claims process, a claim statement/affidavit signed by the recipient (or intended recipient) will be required.
This is a form document provided by Shipsurance that allows the recipient (or intended recipient) to indicate loss or damage. (Condition B, 3) See full terms here: Coverage is provided worldwide for our open coverage customers when shipments originate from the United States or Canada, except to the following destinations.
** If you choose Priority Mail or Express Mail during checkout of your item, please note that it includes $100 of insurance only please for Priority Mail claim go to: https://www.onlineclaims.usps.com/