Sammons Trucking offers contractors six months of smartphone service

Updated Mar 18, 2011

Sammons Trucking, a truckload carrier based in Montana, and uDrove, which offers electronic hours-of-service solutions and paperwork replacement programs for the transportation industry, are providing a program for Sammons independent contractors to receive six months of free uDrove service.

uDrove uses the functionality of a smartphone to provide a user-friendly tool for keeping electronic driver logs, tracking mileage for tax purposes, recording fuel and business expenses, and completing DVIRs while providing the corporate office real-time visibility to driver paperwork.

“We are always looking for new and simple tools that will allow our contractors to save time and money,” says Tim Burke, president of Sammons Trucking. “uDrove is the perfect low-cost choice for our contractors to automate in-cab paperwork and ease the burden on our back-office personnel.”

“The jump start program for Sammons will help to get contractors using the system at no cost,” says Joel McGinley, president of uDrove. “Once they start to use uDrove, Sammons contractors will recognize significant time savings in completing daily driver logs, inspection reports and managing on-road expenses and receipts.”

uDrove supports Android, BlackBerry and iPhone smartphones from various manufacturers and wireless providers is available at