„Better safe than sorry!“ That´s the slogan of Truckerfriend.
The Truckerfriend has set it´s sight on the goal to be a real help for truckers, logisticians, haulers and loaders. You can use our app to check fines, pertaining to offenses in cargo securing, for free with help from our experts. This app was developed to document the needed photographs and records for controls. Hereby our experts get the opportunity to appraise and estimate the criminal charges.
This first appraisal as well as the usage of the app Truckerfriend is free of charge.
In short, with the app Truckerfriend you get the chance to verify your criminal charges for offenses in cargo securing even before an objection, for free.
Our experts for cargo securing are professionals with extensive knowledge. This know-how includes all kinds of cargo, structures and securing methods. The app Truckerfriend is not trying to transfigure lacking cargo securing. The first appraisal of our experts is grounded in the VDI 2700 and the DIN 12195-1 (Status of technology). Furthermore, in addition to these guidelines and standards the appraisal will acknowledge if, at the time of the control, there was any danger for the trucker or other traffic through the cargo. For this appraisal it may be that the elasticity of webbing load restraints will be monitored, as well as the whole situation of the cargo securing and the vehicle.
We can tell you, if the cargo securing was deficient. For this reason, get the app, the only thing you lose is the time it takes to make 14 pictures.
If you’ve gotten in a control of cargo securing, you first start the app Truckerfriend and push the button “Conrol”. From there you will be lead to the input field and asked for your name and telephone number. Additional you can put in your email. We need this data to contact you after the first appraisal. After the input you push the button “Start picture entry” and you will be asked to take 14 pictures. If there´s no opportunity to take said pictures, you can skip this step. After you took the pictures you can send them to us immediately or later. Sometime after you will get a fine/hearing sheet, send by the administration. Of this you should also take a picture and send it to us. To do this, you just open the app again and push the button “Fine”. The app Truckerfriend is designed to be available not only during a control but simultaneously execute different processes. After receiving the whole data set our experts for cargo securing will start the appraisal. Our cargo securing experts will contact you through the messaging function of the app or via telephone to keep you up-to-date. In addition to the communication via the button “Messages” we inform you about exciting info’s about trucks, logistics and cargo securing via the button “News”.