WINNIPEG, Man. -- Bison Transport has been awarded the American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) President’s Trophy for its outstanding safety record and programs.
For the second consecutive year, Bison has attained the lowest US Department of Transportation recordable accident rate in its division and mileage category: 100 million mile line haul. Bison also received the ATA’s Safety Improvement Award for its reduction in workplace accidents and injuries.
The awards were presented during the ATA’s Safety and Human Resources National Conference and Exhibition.
“We are proud of our people who lead the industry in safety practices and management, especially our professional drivers who play a major role in road safety,” says Garth Pitzel, director of safety and driver development at Bison.