TULSA Okla â€“ 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 â€œThe Best Fleets to Drive For is identifying the gold standard when it comes to a driverâ€™s work environment.â€
â€œMelton Truck Lines works hard to set ourself apart from other companies with our programs like the Presidentâ€™s Clubs Lifeworks ICARE Wellness Program Driver of the Month and Year Safety Rewards Programs Top Fuel Recognition and Bonus Program to name a fewâ€ said Angie Buchanan Vice President of Safety & Human Resources. â€œWe 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.â€