Owner Driver Work
You are a self-employed owner driver and offer parcel delivery and collection services. Some of the challenges that you face with owner driver work will be the same as the larger courier companies, such as your van breaking down or you become too ill to be able to drive, or there is an accident causing a delay on your route. All of which are unpredictable and could result in an unhappy customer complaining that you haven’t collected their parcel, or they haven’t taken delivery of their package. Whether you are an owner van driver or whether you have a small fleet of delivery drivers and vans, the priority here is to re-route your client’s order to reduce any potential damage to your brand and your reputation.
Solution to your owner driver challenges
What alternative do you have if you or all your drivers are already fully booked? What can you do if your fellow delivery drivers are not near to where you have broken down? Courier Market can help; All you have to do is input your current location and destination into our exchange system and you will quickly receive notifications of offers from nearby available courier drivers that can help and do the job for you. If it’s an accident that has caused your delay you can search for a motorcycle courier that can take the package from you and filter through the traffic jams to ensure the delivery still happens on time.
Being a self-employed owner delivery driver has its own struggles too. When it’s just you and you are doing the route planning, the deliveries and the collections and the invoicing there’s not much time left to find more customers and more business. It may also be that you’re not too sure of where to find potential clients. Our courier exchange platform is like having an instant contact book full of courier companies and owner delivery drivers looking for your services, and it’s affordable to join. The benefit of our courier exchange app is that you can advertise easily by posting your UK location and availability in real-time for other self-employed delivery drivers and courier companies to book you. This helps them out and helps you out. You have instant access to our diverse fleet of available drivers with various vans and HGVs.