Friday, February 21, 2014

SMMC Fleet Safety Awards set for March 24 in Pelham

The Alabama Trucking Association Safety & Maintenance Management Council’s Annual Fleet Safety Awards are set Monday, March 24 at the Pelham Civic Complex (500 Amphitheater Road, Pelham, AL 35124).

These annual awards recognize companies and drivers who uphold the highest safety standards in the state for the previous calendar year. Companies with the best safety records in 14 different classes are awarded the Fleet Safety Awards. Safety records are determined by calculating the number of accidents per million miles driven within the state.

Individual awards include Fleet Manager of the Year; Safety Professional of the Year; Maintenance Professional of the Year; and Driver of the Year.

Winners are selected by a panel of judges composed of representatives from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the Alabama Department of Public Safety.