CRST honors drivers for safety

| March 07, 2011

Eleven drivers were recognized for driving at least 1 million accident-free miles, CRST Expedited, Inc. announced. Among the awardees, Joseph Scherbring was honored for driving 4.6 million accident-free miles in a 40-year career wtih the carrie, based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

The drivers are:

•           Edgar Ayer, Jr., El Cajon, Calif; 1 million miles

•           David Begnell, San Bernardino, Calif.; 1 million miles

•           John Ham, Bloomington, Calif; 1 million miles

•           Forest Henning, Uniontown, Ohio; 1 million miles

•           William Korsgren, Athens, Tenn.;1 million miles

•           Earl Mallory, Boonville, Mo.; 1 million miles

•           Reginald Walker, Haleyville, Ala; 1 million miles

•           Michael Strizak, Stewartsville, Ohio; 2 million miles

•           Gregory Moser, Center Point, Iowa; 3 million miles

•           Gilbert Weekley, Paden City, W.Va.; 3 million miles

•           Joseph Scherbring, Manchester, Iowa; 4.6 million miles

According to the American Trucking Association there are approximately 3.4 million professional truck drivers in the United States. Most individual long-haul drivers average between 100,000 and 110,000 miles per year