Pottle’s Transportation recently recognized 26 drivers for their “Safe Driving Achievements” at an awards ceremony held in Bangor, Maine.
Company President Barry Pottle congratulated each driver, and safety department representatives Sheldon Cote and John Keller co-hosted the event. Each of the 26 drivers received a framed certificate indicating the number of “Safe Miles” driven, decals for their tractor, a jacket with a “Safe Driver” patch and a ring with the company logo and miles driven embossed on it.
Drivers recognized for accumulating 500,000 miles or more of accident-free driving were Paul Barnes, Larry Cannon, Claude Carr, Phil Chase, Durbon Davis, Laurin Duguay, Mac Eleiott, Jeff Granholm, Dick Huntley, Roger Jones, John Mathias, Gary Meservey, Tom Rabinko, Larry Robbins, Lou Santilli, John Shaw, Bridget Stanton and Jon Wathen.
Drivers honored for achieving 1 million miles or more of accident-free driving were Dave Belanger, Dale Blackwell, Al Golden, Bill Maynard, Henry Searles, Bob Sousa and Mark Welch.
Ernie Crocker was honored as top driver for Pottle’s with more than 1.5 million accident-free miles.