The Minnesota Trucking Association recently named Jerry Stevens, a professional truck driver for Autumn Transport, a bulk goods carrier in Woodbury, Minnesota, as the 2021 Minnesota Driver of the Year at the awards ceremony on January 25. Did.
“This award is a great way to honor the best in our industry,” he said. MTA President, John House Raden. “Safe driving is not an easy task. Especially considering his daily driving situation, such as traffic jams, driver distraction, and additional challenges of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, safe driving over 3.6 million miles is It’s a great achievement. ”We are proud to recognize Jerry for this achievement. “
Jerry has traveled a dedicated route from Marble Hill, Georgia to Elizabethtown, Kentucky at Peterbilt 389 in 2015 since it went into operation for fall transport, and air crushed limestone used to make caulking. Carrying a formula tanker.
“Jerry has been driving at Autumn Transport for 16 years. He is from a family of truck drivers and is interested in the image of the industry and the responsibility he has been given to drive the truck,” said Autumn Transport. Chris Senty, Head of Safety, said.
“Being a truck driver means the world to me,” Stevens said. “He can not only do his favorite job, but also carry on the family tradition.”
Throughout 2021, exceptional drivers were nominated by the company and one driver was selected as this month’s driver each month. The selected driver meets a high standard of requirements, including excellent driving and work records. Contribution to industry and highway safety. Participation in the community.
Since then, one of the twelve monthly candidates has been named the Driver of the Year by a jury including Shelly Meyer, MnDOT, Shelly Meyer of the Minnesota Patrol, and Matthew Marin, Division Manager of the Federal Automobile Safety Administration. It was done.
Autumn Transport’s Jerry Stevens is Minnesota’s 2021 driver of the year.
https://www.truckersnews.com/news/article/15287855/autumn-transports-jerry-stephens-is-minnesotas-driver-of-the-year-for-2021 Autumn Transport’s Jerry Stevens is Minnesota’s 2021 driver of the year.