For the second time in nine years, Miller Transporters has won the Heil Trophy for outstanding safety performance. The award was presented at this year’s National Tank Truck Carriers 68th Annual Conference in San Diego, CA.
With a safety plan and goal to reduce accident frequency, the company concentrated efforts in three areas: More one-on-one training with all new drivers, working with drivers showing at-risk behavior through a proprietary predictive analysis, and improving informational content driver safety meetings.
Drivers reduce accident frequency by 56 perceng in two years.
Miller Transporters, Inc., headquartered in Jackson with locations in 15 states, is a liquid bulk for-hire carrier that serves the 48 states, Canada and Mexico with 420 tractors and over 1000 trailers.