April, the first full month of our new Hazmat pay program, showed an over 4 fold increase in new Hazmat endorsements for our drivers. Total Transportation of Mississippi currently has 470 drivers with Hazmat endorsements and of those 219 also have their tanker endorsements.
It's drivers like Alex that prove it can be done. Thank you for keeping safety in mind for every mile you drive!
Last week our own John Stomps was a guest on I Truck Radio discussing Total, the Industry at large, and the future of trucking. If you want to know what sets Total apart, this interview will tell you.
ATA Leaders, Professional Drivers Deliver Policy Message to President Trump
Executives and Drivers Discuss Health Care, Other Issues at White House
In accordance with Trucking Alliance, Total Transportation is supporting the development of “driver assisted” technologies which don’t dispense with the truck driver altogether but that “achieve safety performance levels that rival commercial airlines.”
Total would like to take a moment to thank and congratulate Total Drivers Rusty Hilton and Brock Roe!
Donald Trump’s presidency, which is just a bit more than a month old, has attracted both criticism and praise as he tries to make good on campaign promises including some that could affect the American trucking industry.
American drivers traveled more than 3.2 trillion miles on public roads in 2016, the most ever in a year, according to estimates released this week by the Federal Highway Administration.
Intermodal rates rose in January by the largest amount in more than two years, while truckload linehaul rates retreated, according to one measure.