Swing Transport – NCTA Safety Council Meeting

Myrtle Beach Marriott

August 30th 2014

DSC_0033Wayne Whitley, Safety Director accepts on behalf of the employees of Swing Transport a First Place Highway Safety Award recognizing our driver’s achievements for the year 2013.   Swing was also recognized with a 2nd Place North Carolina Industrial Safety Award for 2013. Swing was previously awarded by Great West Casualty Company their Platinum Award for Highway Safety and their Platinum Award for Workplace Safety for the year 2013..

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Swing Transport, Inc. – Going Platinum

 

South Sioux City, Nebraska – Swing Transport, Inc. was recently presented a Platinum award by Great West Casualty Company as part of the 2013 National Safety Awards Program.  Additionally, Swing was awarded a Platinum award for Workplace Safety for 2013. This marks the 7th consecutive year that Swing has earned this highest honor from Great West.

Swing Transport is a dry good carrier who began operations in 1975.  With corporate headquarters located in Salisbury, NC and terminals located in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama, the management team at Swing is constantly striving for safety improvement.  Great West Casualty congratulates their efforts for making the roads safer for the motoring public.

The National Safety Awards program recognizes carriers in similar operations (truckload and less than truckload) with awards based on their year-end preventable accident results. Carriers are eligible to receive a Platinum, Gold, Silver, or Participatory award. The Workplace Safety award recognizes trucking companies for their dedication to creating and fostering a safe work environment for their employees.

Great West Casualty Company is the nation’s leading provider of property and casualty insurance for the trucking industry. With over 50 years of experience, Great West offers risk management, underwriting, claims, and loss control services exclusively to the trucking industry. Great West is headquartered in South Sioux City, Nebraska, and has regional offices in Meridian, Idaho; Bloomington, Indiana; Knoxville, Tennessee; and Arlington, Texas.

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Swing Transport Awards

IMG_7715Swing Transport is proud to be presented the Platinum Award for Highway Safety.  Swing was also presented the Platinum Award for Workplace Safety.  The Platinum Awards are the highest award presented by Great West Casualty Company.

Presenting the award is Kevin Sherritze of Joe Morten Insurance and Great West Casualty.  Receiving the award for Swing Transport is Director of Safety, Wayne Whitley.

Swing Transport, Inc. – Safety Symposium

DSC_0005Swing Transport Safety Director Wayne Whitley (pictured) and President Dan Summitt spent several days in Knoxville, TN at the Great West Leadership Trucking Symposium.  The meeting was quite informative covering the latest on truck safety issues and trucking technology.  We’ll be putting out additional information a little later.

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Swing Transport’s safety efforts recognized by Great West Casualty Company

Congratulations all Swing Transport Employees!!!

For Immediate Release:

 

LeaveRoomForTrucksSouth Sioux City, Nebraska – Swing Transport, Inc. was recently presented a Platinum award by Great West Casualty Company as part of the 2012 National Safety Awards Program.  2012 marks the 6th consecutive year that Swing has earned this highest honor from Great West.

 Swing Transport is a dry good carrier who began operations in 1975.  With corporate headquarters located in Salisbury, NC and terminals located in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama, the management team at Swing is constantly striving for safety improvement.  Great West Casualty congratulates their efforts for making the roads safer for the motoring public.

 The National Safety Awards program recognizes carriers in similar operations (truckload and less than truckload) with awards based on their year-end preventable accident results. Carriers are eligible to receive a Platinum, Gold, Silver, or Participatory award. This past year, the National Safety Awards program drew over 750 participants from across the country.

 Great West Casualty Company is the nation’s leading provider of property and casualty insurance for the trucking industry. With over 50 years of experience, Great West offers risk management, underwriting, claims, and loss control services exclusively to the trucking industry. Great West is headquartered in South Sioux City, Nebraska, and has regional offices in Meridian, Idaho; Bloomington, Indiana; Knoxville, Tennessee; and Arlington, Texas.

 

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Swing Transport: Road Check Inspections June 4th thru June 6th

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) in conjunction with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will conduct the annual Roadcheck program June 4th-6th, 2013 . Roadcheck is the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial vehicles in the world, with approximately 14 trucks or buses being inspected, on average, every minute from Canada to Mexico during a 72-hour period.

Swing Transport Road Closures/Traffic Delays Huntsville, AL

U.S. 431 AL 1 Madison Road work at intersection of U.S. 431 and Dug Hill Road in Huntsville consisting of grade, drain, base and pave. Heavy equipment working adjacent to roadway. Delays and lane closures possible. Spring 2013 1
AL 53 Madison Road and bridge work consisting of additional lanes, grade, drain, base and pave and bridge culvert from north of Nick Fitcheard Road to south of CR 19. Heavy equipment working adjacent to roadway. Delays and lane closures possible. Spring 2013 1