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What is a Misdelivery?

What is a Misdelivery?

: to deliver (something) to the wrong person or address misdeliver a letter/package.

Is misdelivered a word?

adjective. Especially of a letter, package, etc.: that has been delivered to the wrong address or location.

What do I do with a misdelivered package?

When you receive a mistaken delivery, call customer service for the delivery company and explain the situation. Give them the tracking number on the package, as well as the name and address on the package if it’s different from yours. The company will come and pick up the product within a reasonable time frame.

How do you spell mis shipped?

ship·less, adjectiveship·less·ly, adverbmis·ship, verb, mis·shipped, mis·ship·ping.

How do you spell Misshipment?

A mis-ship, or mis-shipment, occurs when an incorrect item is shipped to a customer.

What happens if a package gets delivered to the wrong address?

Is it illegal to keep a package wrongly delivered to you?

You have the legal right to keep it as a free gift, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Sellers aren’t permitted to ask for payment for unordered items, either, and the FTC says consumers are under no obligation to even tell the seller about the wrongly delivered merchandise.

Do you have to return Misdelivered packages?

As long as the merchandise is addressed to you, you may keep it. If it is addressed to someone else, then you are obligated to make reasonable efforts to either return it or deliver it to the intended recipient.

What does Missent mean?

to send incorrectly
: to send incorrectly (as to a wrong destination) missent mail.

What does USPS shipped?

Shipped is not the same as delivered. When a package is designated as “shipped” the package has been loaded on a truck and departed for the final distribution center. That means the package could be anywhere between the origin location and the destination terminal.

What happens to a mis-shipped package?

Mis-shipped parcels are ones that the driver attempts to drop at the wrong destination facility. These pieces should be scanned as “Mis-shipped” and immediately returned to the driver.

Is it illegal to keep a package accidentally delivered to you?