National ATA names its top fleet safety winners
Friday, October 11, 2013
Posted by: Ford Boswell
Trucking Associations’ Safety Management Council recently announced its 2013
award winners at its Safety & Human Resources National Conference &
Exhibition in Sparks, Nev.
ATA President’s Trophy recognizes the three companies whose fleets have been
judged to have the best overall safety programs from the Truck & Industrial
Safety Contests. These contests judge motor carriers from across the U.S. on
their safety accomplishments and safety records relative to others within their
operation type and size. The top three ATA President’s Trophy recipients are
honored for their superior safety achievements, outstanding commitment to
industry-wide safety and extensive promotion of safety among all highway users.
2013 ATA President’s Trophy, sponsored by:
Great West Casualty Co.:
- Large fleet winner (over
100 million miles annually)
Ground, Moon Township, Pa.
- Mid-size fleet winner
(between 25-100 million miles annually)
Pyle, West Chester, Pa.
- Small fleet winner
(under 25 million miles annually)
Transportation, L.L.C., Woonsocket, R.I.
ATA National Driver of the Year, sponsored by Custard Insurance
Babbitt, Central Freight Lines, Dallas, Tex.
National Safety Director of the Year, sponsored
by Great West Casualty Co.:
Waddell, Cargo Transporters, Inc., Claremont, N.C.
National Safety Professional Award of Excellence, sponsored by
Wing, ABF Freight System, Little Rock, Ark.
Excellence in Safety: Sponsored by: Great West
Carolina Trucking Association