Melton Truck Lines, Inc. Named a Best Fleet to Drive For

By: Melton Truck Lines

TULSA, Okla – April 23, 2009 - Melton Truck Lines, a premier air-ride flatbed carrier based in Tulsa, OK, was recently named a Best Fleet to Drive For by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA). 

            The Best Fleets to Drive For Survey is an annual listing of North American for-hire trucking companies that are providing an exceptional workplace environment for their drivers and owner-operators.  Drivers nominated carriers which were then evaluated on performance in areas such as benefits, professional development, driver and community support, safety record and company culture.

            TCA President Chris Burress said, “The Best Fleets to Drive For is identifying the gold standard when it comes to a driver’s work environment.”

            “Melton Truck Lines works hard to set ourself apart from other companies with our programs like the President’s Clubs, Lifeworks, ICARE Wellness Program, Driver of the Month and Year, Safety Rewards Programs, Top Fuel Recognition and Bonus Program to name a few,” said Angie Buchanan, Vice President of Safety & Human Resources.  “We challenge ourselves every day to develop and maintain programs that make drivers feel like a part of the family and be recognized for a job well done.  We know that professional drivers have choices and we want them to choose Melton.”

 

Company Information

Headquartered in Tulsa, OK, Melton Truck Lines Inc. is an award-winning leader in the air-ride flatbed industry and services the United States, Canada, and Mexico.  In business for over 50 years, Melton has offices and terminals in Tulsa, Dallas, Laredo, El Paso, Birmingham and Youngstown.  For more information, please visit www.meltontruck.com.