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Moving to South West England

Moving to South West England The South West of England, (the West Country) is arguably one of the most beautiful regions in the UK. With the two National Parks of Exmoor and Dartmoor, combined with the numerous coastal towns and villages, it is no wonder that it

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How to Save on House Removals

How to Save on House Removals The cost of a house or flat move is based primarily on the amount of work involved and the distance covered. There are sometimes other costs, such as packing services or dismantling furniture, but the main factors are volume and distance.

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Should I Buy Removals Insurance?

Should I Buy Removals Insurance? To answer this question, we need to look at the different types of cover on offer. Extended liability Some movers offer full insurance as part of their quote. This is usually an extended liability whereby the customers goods are temporarily covered by

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How To Effectively Compare Removal Quotes In Manchester With AIM

How To Effectively Compare Removal Quotes In Manchester With AIM

Are you shopping for a removal firm? Manchester is home to several professional movers, making it confusing for customers to come up with an informed decision. Whether you’re preparing for a big or small move, you need to be ready for the worst that could happen. It’s no

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How to Get A Removals Quote with AIM

How to Get A Removals Quote with AIM

So, you’ve decided to move and now you need to choose a removals company. Luckily, you find the AIM Removals Directory, where you quickly learn that all the members work to a high standard and follow a Code of Practice. Now you’ve found companies that you can

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Address:

The Association Of Independent Movers
Unit 4, Skills Centre,
Twickenham Trading Estate,
Rugby Road,
Twickenham,
TW1 1DG
Phone:0208 892 0369

Newsletter

COVID-19 Statement

Although there is no rule to prevent them from doing so, not all removals businesses are working during the Coronavirus measures advised by the Government.

Those that are working have been provided with clear guidelines by the Government and supported by AIM, with safe working procedures, specific documents and frequent information updates.

Removals firms

Removal firms are able to operate and should follow the latest government guidance on safer working. Where moves are carried out, social distancing should be followed.
Companies should ensure employees understand how to operate safely and communicate this to customers.

  • Removers should contact the household in advance to check that no member of the household is showing symptoms of coronavirus or self-isolating. If they are, works should be delayed.
  • They should also encourage households to ensure all internal doors are open and surfaces and possessions have been cleaned with household cleaning products prior to them entering the property.
  • No work should be carried out by a person who has coronavirus symptoms, however mild.
  • Removers should wash their hands on entering the property using separate towels of paper towels which need to be washed or disposed of safely after use.
  • Removers should seek to minimise contact with homeowners and remain 2 metres apart from householders at all times.
  • Removers should implement a buddy system and ensure that the same people work together when moving bulky items and furniture.
  • Removers should bring their own refreshments but you should ensure they have access to hand washing facilities, using separate towels or paper towels if possible,
    which should be washed or disposed of safely afterwards.

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/government-advice-on-home-moving-during-the-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak