Terry Niederer, a driver for Doug Andrus Distributing, was recognized for avoiding an accident.
Canadian carriers won the Truckload Carriers Association National Fleet Safety Awards.
The carrier provides steady miles and home time, along with different insurance options at reasonable rates, TCA said.
In its ELD policy, TCA included that privacy rights of drivers be assured and that drivers shall be responsible for operating ELDs.
Driver pay will rise an average 3-5 cents a mile for company drivers and 4-6 cents for owner-operators over the next 12 months, Gordon Klemp predicted.
TravelCenters of America bought the Dallas-area property March 1 after it was posted for foreclosure.
Company drivers and owner operators were asked to nominate carriers that operate 10 trucks or more.
Bill G. Poulos was honored for helping a small child caught in a bad situation.
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