We’ll help you plan for
the road ahead
Starting a new venture in the trucking industry is a complex process. That is why we now offer Canal TestDrive, an exciting option designed to help new commercial trucking operations simplify and manage their actual insurance cost based on miles driven.
About the Program
Canal TestDrive features a telematics device powered by Samsara, a leader in trucking technology solutions. Simply install the device in your truck, and miles driven will be reported electronically on a monthly basis to calculate your insurance cost. And the best part? We’ll cover the entire cost of the Canal TestDrive device for as long as you’re in the program.
Canal TestDrive insureds may add trucks during the first policy year to total no more than 4.
Less than two years in business
Trucking operations with a DOT number
Operating Up to 2 trucks In the United States
Class A CDL with 2 years driving experience
Radius of 500+ Mile Operation
Truck Model 2000 or Newer
- Only pay for the miles you drive each month (not idle time)
- No monthly paperwork
- No monthly minimum premium
- Paperless cab/document storage
- No large out-of-pocket startup cost, making it one of the lowest in the industry
- Deposit can be applied to your renewal policy
- Mobile app
The Canal TestDrive device meets the requirements for electronic logging (as mandated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) and can assist with required IFTA reporting, as stated by Samsara.
A family of shareholders, employees, and partnerships, fueled by decades of motor carrier expertise and resolve, and driven by unlimited vision, opportunity, and innovation, to deliver first class protection and service to our customers.
Canal TestDrive Instructional Resources for Insureds
Still have questions? Check out our Canal TestDrive FAQs.
Getting started with Samsara
Getting started with Samsara - part 2
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