WINNIPEG - For the seventh consecutive year, Bison Transport came in first place in the National Truck Safety Contest. The American Trucking Associations (ATA) recognized Winnipeg-based Bison with the Safe Fleet Award on Nov. 14.
Bison has the lowest U.S. Department of Transportation recordable accident rate in the 100-million miles category.
"It is an honour that Bison's safety record and long-standing history of quality service is recognized both in Canada and the United States," said Garth Pitzel, Bison Transport's Director of Safety and Driver Development. "Our teams are dedicated to maintaining our reputation and distinction as North America's Safest Fleet. We are committed to being an industry leader and are grateful for this recognition from the ATA."
About Bison Transport
Bison Transport is one of the largest carriers in Canada, offering award-winning transportation solutions to the industry since 1969. Recognized by the Truckload Carriers Association as North America's Safest Fleet, Bison is a high-service, dependable and value-creating supply-chain partner. Bison offers full truckload service, full-service logistics, intermodal, LTL, dedicated fleet operations, yard management, and warehousing and distribution.
For more information, please contact:
Garth Pitzel, Director of Safety and Driver Development
Lionel Johnston, Corporate Marketing Manager