News From The Fleets

HEARTLAND EXPRESS IMPROVES PAY PROGRAMS
Heartland Express’s Green Miles program offers pay rates as high as 95 cents per mile for owner-operators and 50 cents per mile for company drivers. Company drivers and owner-operators will make an additional 7 cents per mile for all household goods miles driven in the company’s Green Zone.

Heartland also adds pay for each mile with their fuel stabilization program (9.5 cents per mile in early September), making the total owner-operator pay rate $1.045 for all HHG miles within the Green Zone.


AWARDS & RECOGNITION

PASCHALL TRUCK LINES recognized Frederick Cease as April Company Driver of the Month, and Eva Loftus was chosen as the April Owner-Operator of the Month.

Cease has been driving for 13 years, and he has 1 million safe miles. Loftus has driven professionally for 21 years. She has logged more than 700,000 safe driving miles.

CONTRACT FREIGHTERS INC.’s Company Driver of the Month for May was Ronald Koester of Chanute, Kan. Company Team Drivers of the Month were Ryan and Linda Goff of Springfield, Mo. The Contractor Driver of the Month was Philip Sefaine of Houston; the Contractor Team of the Month went to Jose and Carlos Baca of Eagle Pass, Texas.

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