Jack Reports is a technology company based in New Jersey providing a central information system for truck drivers in Canada and the United States. The app uses crowdsourcing as a way to help truckers find information about trucking related places of interest, services and products.
Jack Reports is an app available for Android and iOS mobile operating system. Some features like finding place of interest and product is available through their web site. The app allows truckers to find places like weighing stations, inspection sites, scales location, parking, and motels. The app also contains information about truck products and insurance companies. The truckers can get a trial of the service to start, then it is a $3 per month to get select information about weighing stations.
Details like the status of the weighing stations are crowdsourced. Truckers can provide real-time updates about weighing stations and their waiting time through the app. The detail is then updated through the app so that nearby users can check the status of the weighing stations. The users can also use the app to record additional information about border crossing, roadside, and rest area inspection sites. The weighing locations are placed as overlays with an icon over the map for easy access. The details about open statuses of the weighing stations are saved and are accessible as history through the app for review.
Users of the app can find additional services like servicing fuel stations, shopping malls, repairs, and parking locations. Users can review products listed on the app with comments to reflect their quality and service with the community.