February 3, 2020
Moving & Storage Industry’s Safest Truck & Van Fleets Honored
ALEXANDRIA, VA — The American Moving & Storage Association congratulates the 2019 Fleet Safety Award winners for their exceptional record of success as the nation’s safest moving and storage company truck and van fleets. These annual awards recognize overall safety, improvement in safety, creativity and leadership in safety program design.
The 2019 winners by category are:
- Under 5 Million Miles: Fry-Wagner Moving and Storage of Lenexa, Kan.
- 5-10 Million Miles: New World Van Lines of Chicago, Ill.
- Over 10 Million Miles: Mayflower Transit based in Fenton, Mo.
The awards are based on annual miles traveled and presented to the interstate carrier in each mileage category that has the best weighted combination of the lowest U.S. Department of Transportation recordable accident rate per million miles of vehicle operation, and the lowest vehicle and driver out-of-service rate.
“The American Moving & Storage Association is pleased to honor these winners for their record of and commitment to safe driving practices,” said John Becker, interim president. “They demonstrate the highest level of safety for their customers, themselves and the entire moving and storage industry. Safe vehicle operations are an important part of our industry.”
More information about the AMSA awards at Moving.org/Awards.
The American Moving & Storage Association, home of the ProMover certification program, is the national trade association representing the nation’s moving and storage companies, which provide household goods moving services, specialized transportation for sensitive freight such as computers and trade show exhibits, and warehouse storage services. AMSA has approximately 4,000 members, including domestic and international companies and industry suppliers, and supports programs and activities that promote consumer protection, professional development, safety, and operational efficiency. Find out more at Moving.org.