Moving in Portland Oregon is regulated by the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT). The ODOT website provides a lot of good information for movers to look at to understand the industry and to plan what they need to do before, during and after a move.
For a good overview, ODOT provides a general guide to moving in Oregon that is a good place to start.
The guide teaches you:
- How to evaluate and choose a reputable mover
- How moving charges are determined
- What a moving estimate is
- How to protect yourself against property damage or loss.