BENEFITS NEGOTIATED FOR YOUR UNIQUE BUSINESS NEEDS
We know ground delivery contractors! We provide our members with purchasing options you might not know are available or thought were only for the larger contractors. As a small business, your resources and time are limited and we respect that. NGDA brings its strategic resources directly to you!
NGDA EXCLUSIVE MEMBER BENEFITS
HERE'S A SAMPLE OF SOME OF THE BENEFITS NGDA OFFERS ITS MEMBERS.
We are constantly updating and adding to our benefits, so keep coming back!
DRIVER TRAINING & ELDP PROGRAMS
Get your driver candidates approved and trained faster.
Our partners are owned and operated by current FedEx contractors!! They know the challenges our fellow contractors face daily as they search for qualified candidates to help them achieve success in their organization.
Their goal is to deliver - in less time and with less hassle - safe, efficient, professional drivers from a pool of applicants that you can choose, even if they have no prior driving experience!
SAFETY TRAINING & COMPLIANCE
Safety training is critical to protecting your business, your employees and the public.
Our partners are industry-leading experts who will work with you to enhance your safety programs. Their exclusive technology and expertise makes it easy to track and report your required safety compliance.
Take advantage of increased flexibility and control, while helping to reduce costs and provide better coverage and service for your company.
NGDA's experienced insurance partners can offer members numerous insurance options instead of just one choice. They have been insuring ground delivery contractors for many years and saved members thousands of dollars.
ROUTE BROKERAGE RESOURCES & SERVICES
Manage the complicated process of buying and selling routes
There's a lot of buying and selling of routes these days and contractors have questions. NGDA has partnered with the leading route brokerage firms in the country. They're able to help you every step of the way whether you're interested in buying or selling.
GROUP HEALTH & EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
Protect and retain your valuable employees and recruit the best drivers by offering real employee benefit plans
NGDA has partnered with a national benefits firm that offers group health plans and other key benefits like dental, vision, life, disability, medicare and group legal. Plans can cover as few as two employees with no participation requirements. This is a great program created EXCLUSIVELY for NGDA!
Offering these benefits help you hire and retain better drivers and lower your employee turnover rate along with the expenses and headaches of hiring new drivers.
CONTRACT NEGOTIATION CONSULTANTS
Be better prepared for your contract negotiations
Wouldn't it be great if you could have the person at FedEx that designed and owned the contractor settlement system and the ISP agreement, do your ISP negotiation for you? Well now you can. That's who NGDA's partner is, and that is what they do.
Our partner has a team of engineers and analysts that will pull and prepare your data and then perform a complete analysis and take you through the negotiation process.
EMPLOYMENT RULES & REGULATIONS
State Employment and HR Law Consulting
Let's face it, hiring, firing, paying and keeping employees is a full-time job for small businesses! Our partners are experts in helping contractors understand their state's employment and compensation laws to ensure you're always in compliance.
NETWORKING WITH YOUR PEERS
NGDA provides members a valuable online community to share real ideas, ask questions and network with your peers to help stay on top of changes in the industry
NGDA's secure online community allows members to have real discussions on issues that can help their business. The ability to ask questions, share ideas, offer services and network with other members outside of social media is a very valuable tool.
TAX & ACCOUNTING SERVICES
Your business is unique and it can be hard to keep up with the changing tax laws.
Our strategic partners focus specifically on the accounting and tax needs of ground delivery contractors nationwide. NGDA members can now benefit from their expertise.
The NGDA exclusive national fuel card program helps its members save on fuel costs across the nation.
Our fuel card program provides members discounts of 3 cents (or more!) per gallon at gas stations across the country, with no fees or minimums. With a fleet of trucks on the road, these savings can add up to thousands!
This program includes comprehensive tools to help properly manage and track the entire fuel spending process, which will help you greatly reduce your operating expenses.
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE & TOWING
The NGDA offers an exclusive national roadside assistance & towing program to keep your drivers on the road.
You don't have to worry about your drivers and trucks being stranded on the road. With our national roadside assistance and towing program, your driver can call for assistance 24/7. A certified technician will come to the site of your breakdown and repair or tow the vehicle. Not limited by vehicle or equipment class.
No out of pocket expense for your drivers and you are only charged for approved services.
NATIONAL TIRE SAVINGS PROGRAM
NGDA members save on average $40 per tire with our exclusive program.
Buy and receive service from your local dealer while getting access to national account pricing. No minimum purchases, 24/7/365 roadside service program, consistent pricing no matter where you are.
FLEET MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGY
Fleet Maintenance Management Solutions
Our partner's suite of fleet management solutions helps fleets of all sizes automate fleet operations and manage asset lifecycle with the convenience of a smartphone and a mobile app. Fleets can manage outsourced and in-house maintenance, fuel, vehicle inspections, parts, recalls & more.
They offer fuel card automation, electronic maintenance approval plus integration with multiple telematics solutions for automated odometer updates, DTC handling and fuel location reporting.
NGDA members receive a 15% discount on these services that will save you a lot of time and money!
PERKS AT WORK PROGRAM
Exclusive members-only savings and discounts for you, your employees, and their families.
Offer your valued employees exclusive members-only pricing from top merchants at the places they already shop.
Deep discounts available on large purchases -- like electronics, cell phone plans, automobiles & vacations -- as well as everyday purchases -- like food, entertainment, utilities, and much more!