CEDAR RAPIDS — Don Hummer Trucking is honoring 10 company drivers who have driven more than one million accident-free miles with the interstate truckload carrier, including Juan Viveros from Perry, IA, who has logged 1,367,197 safe miles as a Hummer driver.
To qualify for the honor, the professional truck driver must have driven 1,000,000 or more miles consecutively without a preventable accident, incident or equipment damage.
The recipients were recognized during quarterly driver safety meetings. The quarterly meetings provide an opportunity for company leadership to communicate directly with drivers on safety and other relevant topics including: regulatory compliance and changes, equipment, customer service expectations, and health and wellness.
Drivers honored this year include:Lynn Trumpold, Amana, IA—1,882,312 miles, 31 years of serviceJuan Viveros, Perry, IA—1,367,197 miles, 10 years of serviceLee Block, Homestead, IA—1,214,087 miles, 37 years of serviceRobert Preuss, Independence, IA—1,188,953 miles, 20 years of serviceJohn Spenner, Riverside, IA—1,157,577 miles, 10 years of serviceKenneth Asleson, Independence, IA—1,154,613 miles, 20 years of serviceRichard Daveluy, Watertown, CT—1,154,568 miles, 10 years of serviceLaura Spenner, Riverside, IA—1,153,484 miles, 10 years of serviceRobert Greer, Columbus Junction, IA—1,117,058 miles, 10 years of serviceBarbara Greer, Columbus Junction, IA—1,092,556 miles, 10 years of service
“The success of any company is determined by the quality and commitment of its people,” said Don Hummer Trucking President, Chris Hummer. “In addition to their achievements in safety, each of these individuals is committed to delivering value in every aspect of their jobs. I’m fortunate to work with such outstanding examples of true professional truck drivers.”