Avoid situations that suck.
We’re here to help an industry full of miscommunication, wrong turns and frustration become a bit more transparent.
Know Before You Go
Drivers, you no longer need to go into stops blind. With Dock411 you can search for your next stop by bill of lading address or D411 ID. Pull up the facility map, find local directions and view photos of the facility. Find out what dock door to back into and where to checkin. There are 70+ possible dock attributes that can be listed or reviewed by drivers!
So while you’re waiting to load, take a minute or two and enter your own review of the dock. Rate the facility and your experience, snap a couple photos, document local directions and flag any hazards there might be in the yard. Gain some satisfaction in knowing you’ll be helping the next driver out.
Not Just For Drivers
Dock411 isn’t just for the those behind the wheel. Personnel on the other side of the dock door can benefit greatly from Dock411 as well. Our Web App allows Shipper/Receivers to list and share official information about their facility with Drivers, Carriers and Brokers.
Shipper/Receivers, cut down on repetitive phone calls from inbound truckers. Direct drivers to your location using your unique D411 ID. Post policies, procedures, wait times and requirements, and even receive notification when a driver reviews your dock. Improve flow and safety in an around your facility by working with informed drivers. Simply make your job easier.
"If you are a driver, you need this app. Its one of the best trucking apps out there."
Bobby A. ,Driver, BLK Transport
"Just downloaded it and used it, it was free and a big help."
Robert P. ,Driver
"Great thing to have, especially with actual dock locations since so many times you get to the dock from a different street or even alley."
"I downloaded Dock411 yesterday, very impressive!"
Kari F. ,Copilot for husband driver, Founder of Missing Truck Driver Network
"Wish I had this before I retired, would have made life a lot easier."
"This is the coolest thing I’ve seen in many years."
Ed T. ,Trucking Carrier Association's Owner Operator of the Year
"Looked at the stop before I sent my driver, saw that a 53’ wouldn’t fit, so I sent the little truck. Glad we looked ahead of time."
Paul H. ,Dispatch, BLK Transport
"You guys should win the award for most innovative app."
Dave Nemo ,Host of the Dave Nemo Show on SiriusXM 146
We’ve Got the Details You Deserve
We host all the details you could possibly want to know about your stop. We have 70+ reviewable Dock Attributes to help make your trip smoother. Learn what other drivers have to say about a drop-off.
Warn yourself and fellow drivers of unmarked hazards you encounter on your way to a stop. Accidents, road construction, potholes, low wires, low clearance areas, debris and tight turns to name a few!
Points of Interest
Find and mark Points of Interest on the map along your route. Locate nearby truck stops, gas stations, dealers, truck parking, rest areas, weigh stations, scales and temporary scales, truck washes and more!
- November 2, 2018
- App, Web Version
- October 29, 2018
- Fresh Thinking, Partners, Problem Solving