Maverick Transportation

TCA names safety professional of the year

Clare C. Casey Award winner Dean Newell, Maverick Safety Vice President, began his career with Maverick in 1985 as a driver.

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One quarter down: Economic impact of new hours rule?

Have you seen direct mileage and/or revenue reductions over the last quarter yourself? If so or if not, let's keep the conversation on the rules ongoing. (Bonus: Trucker's Wife tee available...)

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Maverick initiatives honored

IDG’s Computerworld named Maverick Transportation as a Best of Business Intelligence Editor’s Choice Awards honoree.

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Fleet Focus

Carriers and truckers receive recognition and awards.

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Maverick raises driver pay

Drivers’ tarp pay has been increased to $25, which is double the previous amount, Maverick Transportation announced. Starting pay for flatbed drivers was also raised to a range of 42 cents to 43 cents per mile. A longevity incentive each year for up to five years is effective for all drivers, and student and driver instructors will receive increases in training pay and mileage incentives, the Little Rock, Ark.-based carrier said. For details, visit Maverick Transportation.      

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Maverick to add 350 new trucks

Among the new trucks, 190 units will be replacements. The remaining 160 units will represent growth.

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Fleet Focus

Forbes, Fortune honor Werner Werner Enterprises, based in Omaha, Neb., was recently named one of the world’s most admired companies by Fortune magazine and one among the most trustworthy companies by Forbes magazine. HONORS Dart Transit Co. named Larry Hamilton and team drivers Cindy and Jim Donovan Contractors of the Month for January. . . . For 2009, Hunt Transportation named Bob Colyer its Safety Driver of the Year, Jeff Butler as Owner Operator of the Year and ...

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