Covenant Transport

How Covenant relies on teams for its edge

How Covenant relies on teams for its edge

The company has about 900 teams and 375 solo drivers. About 90 of the trucks are owner-operated. For hazmat-certified owner-operators, the team opportunities include 100 percent no-touch freight, $1.03 per mile, a safety bonus, a $1,000 monthly bonus to each team that runs 15,000 miles, and other benefits.

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Fleet Focus

Carriers and drivers receive recognition and awards.

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Covenant announces $10K annual Equity Bonus hazmat teams

Covenant Transport announced a new Owner-Operator Hazmat Team Equity Bonus that will offer an extra $10,000 per year to hazmat owner-operator teams to help replace equipment. All owner-operator hazmat teams who run at least 35 loads per quarter will now be eligible for a $2,500 per quarter bonus payout on an ongoing basis. Lease-purchase drivers will be eligible for the bonus after their trucks are paid off. "This is not a one-time ...

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LogBook

LogBook

A long-haul cross-border Mexican trucking program is proposed, Dart buys Fil-More assets, trucking groups back ATA's appeal against the Port of Los Angeles and many other industry news items are featured.

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Truckers discuss real-world health problems

Truckers discuss real-world health problems

Truckers reviewed health problems and challenges of coping with them at an international conference on driver health in Baltimore.

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Health reform payoff

Health reform payoff

Owner-operators with pre-existing conditions often have been denied health coverage. Here’s how that’s changing.

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