Terms and Conditions

Your User Agreement

The following describes the terms on which Drivv, powered by Courierboard, offers you access to our services. In using Drivv, powered by Courierboard, you acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for your interaction with any user you may contact through Drivv, powered by Courierboard. You must perform any necessary, appropriate and cautious investigations and checks with respect to any transactions you may enter in to with users you may contact through Drivv, powered by Courierboard


Introduction

Welcome to Drivv, powered by Courierboard. By using the services on the Drivv, powered by Courierboard, website (the "Site" and the "Board"), you are agreeing to the following terms, including those available by hyperlink, (the "Agreement" or "User Agreement") with Courierboard LLC and the general principles for the websites of its affiliates.
Before you may become a member of Drivv, powered by Courierboard, you must read and accept all of the terms and conditions in, and linked to, this Terms and Conditions of Use and Membership Agreement.

Please refer below to Third Party Access to Site for non-permitted members and to our Code of Conduct which are part of our Terms and Conditions of Use.



Using Drivv, powered by Courierboard

While using the Board, you will not:

  • Post false, inaccurate, or misleading information.
  • Take any action that is deemed an intentional solicitation of another party's customer or account relationship.
  • Use the Site if you are not able to act on behalf of your company to post information on the Board or to transact business with those posting freight or vehicles on the Board.
  • Circumvent or manipulate our fee structure, the billing process, or fees owed to Drivv, powered by Courierboard; distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Drivv, powered by Courierboard, or the interests or property of Drivv, powered by Courierboard, users.
  • Copy, modify, or distribute content from the Site including Drivv, powered by Courierboard, copyrights and trademarks; or
  • Collect information about users, including email addresses, without their consent.


Membership Code of Conduct

Drivv, powered by Courierboard's mission is to provide a safe and secure place for individuals, organizations and companies to post delivery related items. Without limiting other remedies, we may limit, suspend, or terminate our service and user accounts, prohibit access to our website, remove postings, and take technical and legal steps to keep users off the Site if we think that they are creating problems, possible legal liabilities, or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies. We also reserve the right to cancel accounts without notice.



Courier Company Membership Guidelines

Those who sign up for Courier Company membership should meet the following basic requirements: Have EIN number, be a registered business, have a business website/domain (i.e. name@company.com), have 5 or more drivers, have business insurance (including cargo and general liability),  a business telephone and business office. For questions, please contact a Drivv, powered by Courierboard, representative at info@courierboard.com or call 1800-220-5998. 



Fees and Services

No fees or charges apply to trial Premium membership accounts during the stated trial membership period for your account, with the exception of driver wanted ad postings which are $35 each (useable for 30 days) during the trial. Exchange Account memberships are always free. Premium Account membership is $65 per account/ month to month.
 
You may elect to renew or cancel at any time. There are no contracts or long term obligations. Changes to our Fee schedule may occur, and any changes are effective once posted on the site.

Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in U.S. Dollars. You are responsible for paying all fees and applicable taxes associated with the Site in a timely manner with a valid payment method. If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may notify you and/or cancel your account. To reinstate your account, you must contact Courierboard directly and speak with a Member Service Representative.

No fees are charged during a member's free trial membership period, except for the optional purchase of driver wanted ads during the trial $35 each. Driver Search is not included with the trial membership. Trial membership offers may vary from time to time, and from member to member. You will be notified when your trial membership is due to expire and will have the option to continue your membership at the Premium level or downgrade to a free Exchange account with limited features.

Exchange Accounts for posting delivery quote requests (single delivery)  are always free. Search Access options include 1 day - $4.95, 1 Month - $65, 3 Months - $180 or Premier Shipper 24/7/365 - $49/month recurring billing. Premier Shipper Search Access is charged monthly, in advance.

Request for Proposal Quote Requests (for recurring/route/multiple deliveries) are free for the first posting. Additional RFP postings are $49 each with special pricing available for multiple city RFPs.

Premium members are charged monthly fees of $65. After your trial membership has converted to a regular membership, Premium Account monthly fees are charged to client's payment source on the account set-up anniversary date. You can change or cancel your account at any time - Exchange members can upgrade online and have instant access to Drivv, powered by Courierboard's Premium features. Premium members may downgrade to a Free Exchange Account and continue to use Drivv, powered by Courierboard's features for Exchange members.

Monthly fees (for Premium members only) are charged one month in advance, and will begin after your free trial time period has elapsed. Any changes in membership level, upgrades, cancellations, etc. will begin on the next anniversary date following the date that changes are made by member.

Drivv, powered by Courierboard, reserves the right to change current membership fees at any time.  Changes in pricing will be reflected on the website.



Posting Agent

A "Posting Agent" is a third-party agent, service, or intermediary that offers to post Content to the Site on behalf of others. You may not use a Posting Agent to post Content to the Site without express permission or license from Drivv, powered by Courierboard. Correspondingly, Posting Agents are not permitted to post Content on behalf of others, to cause Content to be so posted, or otherwise access the Site to facilitate posting Content on behalf of others, except with express permission or license from Drivv, powered by Courierboard.



Recruiting Activities

Drivv, powered by Courierboard's Premium membership includes one driver ad slot for accounts to use to fill local driver recruiting needs. This ad slot is available to post on a continuous basis. Additional ad slots are $35 and are usable for 30 days once activated. Drivv, powered by Courierboard, reserves the right to change this program at any time, and will provide notice on its site.

Membership Restriction: Driver Ads and Driver Search are available for courier companies only using ads for local recruiting efforts. Driver Recruiting agents, Third Party Administrators, and companies with online platforms utilizing drivers are not permitted as members and are not permitted to access Find a Driver Functions on Drivv, powered by Courierboard.

The additional purchase of driver ad slots is not available for companies to use to recruit drivers for other branch offices that are not registered Courierboard accounts and/or nationwide corporate recruiting activities. Nationwide recruiters are prohibited from using a Drivv, powered by Courierboard, account to post non-local ads.


Restricted and Prohibited Activities

You may not list any Freight Shipment or Delivery Quote that violates any applicable, law, statute, regulation, ordinance or prohibited items. Prohibited items are hazardous or dangerous goods that may pose a danger to safety, health, or property while being transported (such as explosive materials, flammable gases and solids, toxic substances and radioactive materials).


Third Party Access to the Site

Drivv, powered by Courierboard, grants you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive license to access the Site for personal or business use. This Site and its services are offered exclusively to registered members including courier companies, third party logistics, shippers, and freight forwarders. Shippers are defined as individuals, businesses, or organizations that require courier, freight, and shipping services.
Unless specifically granted to you in writing, this license does not include:



  • (a) access to the Site by Posting Agents.
  • (b) access to the Site by vendors who may use the site to collect information on companies for non-delivery related purposes including but not limited to marketing or solicitation purposes .
  • (c) any collection, aggregation, copying, duplication, display or derivative use of the Site nor any use of data mining, robots, spiders, or similar data gathering and extraction tools for any purpose unless expressly permitted by Drivv, powered by Courierboard;
  • (d) company, website, internet service or search engine that provides similar services to Drivv, powered by Courierboard, including but not limited to searching for carriers, posting freight or shipping needs, load board services, freight quote service or system, Request for Proposal quotes (RFPs), regional or national courier agent services, specializes in classified listings or advertisements such as listings for drivers, courier company services, shipping services, or , which is in the business of providing classified ad listing services.


  • A limited exception to (d) is provided to general purpose internet search engines and non-commercial public archives that use such tools to gather information for the sole purpose of displaying hyperlinks to the Service, provided they each do so from a stable IP address or range of IP addresses using an easily identifiable agent and comply with our robots.txt file .


Third Party Service Limitations

You acknowledge that Drivv, powered by Courierboard, may establish limits concerning use of the Site, including the maximum number of days that Content will be retained by the Site, access to the Site, email messages, or other Content that may be transmitted or stored by the Site, and the frequency with which you may access the Service. You agree that Drivv, powered by Courierboard, has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any Content maintained or transmitted by the Service. You acknowledge that Drivv, powered by Courierboard, reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice, and that Drivv, powered by Courierboard, shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Site.



Termination of Service

You agree that Drivv, powered by Courierboard, in its sole discretion, has the right (but not the obligation) to delete or deactivate your account, block your email or IP address, or otherwise terminate your access to or use of the Service (or any part thereof), immediately and without notice, and remove and discard any Content within the Site, for any reason, including, without limitation, If Drivv, powered by Courierboard, believes that you have acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the Terms of Use and Conditions. Further, you agree that Drivv, powered by Courierboard, shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Site.

Further, you agree not to attempt to use the Site after said termination.



Liability

You will not hold Drivv, powered by Courierboard, responsible for other users" actions or inactions, including things they post. You acknowledge that we are not responsible or involved in any way in representing the validity of information and/or items posted on the Site. Instead, the Site is a means for companies to reach other companies who might be interested in negotiating transactions to move freight or fill vehicles. We are not involved in the actual transaction between those with freight and those who move freight. We have no control over and do not guarantee payment, safety, or the truth or accuracy of listings, the ability of couriers to deliver items, the ability of freight holders to pay for deliveries, or that an individual or company will complete a transaction. Drivv, powered by Courierboard, is not involved or liable in any way for any transactions posted on its Site.  Courier companies are responsible for verifying the credit worthiness of any companies posting a shipping quote request.

Further, we cannot guarantee continuous or secure access to our services, and operation of the Site may be interfered with by numerous factors outside of our control. Accordingly, to the extent legally permitted, we exclude all implied warranties, terms and conditions. We are not liable for any loss of money, goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of our Sites. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you.

Drivv, powered by Courierboard, does not control and is not responsible for and make no representative or warranties with respect to any user or user conduct. 

In using Drivv, powered by Courierboard, you acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for your interaction with any user you may contact through Courierboard. You must perform any necessary, appropriate and cautious investigations and checks with respect to any transactions you may enter in to with users you may contact through Drivv, powered by Courierboard.



Release

If you have a dispute with one or more users, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.



Intellectual Property and Access

Additionally, you agree that you will not:

  • Copy, reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, or publicly display any content from the Board without the prior expressed written permission of Drivv, powered by Courierboard, and the appropriate third party, as applicable;
  • Interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site.


Privacy Policy

We do not sell or rent your corporate information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We will not provide information about your membership account to any third parties without your permission. We view protection of users" privacy as a very important community principle. We store and process your information on computers located in the United States that are protected by physical as well as technological security devices. You can access and modify the information you provide us and choose not to receive certain communications by signing-in to your account. We use third parties to verify and certify our privacy principles.



Cookies and Tracking information

When interacting on our site we use cookies and third party analytical services to help us record visitor activity and recognize your browser as a previous visitor.  These tools are used for analytical purposes and do not include your personal information.  Unless you register with us, these cookies will not contain any personal information. Once registered, your account name and/or email address may be recorded along with the URL/pages you visit and any activities you process such as posting a quote request, posting a driver ad, etc.
Indemnity

You will indemnify and hold us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees), harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys" fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this Agreement, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.



No Agency

No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.