Two drivers for Dart Transit recently received the National Safety Council’s Million Mile Safety Award, which is given to drivers attaining at least one million miles of accident-free driving.
Roosevelt Howard, a resident of Columbus, Ga., has been an owner-operator with Dart Transit in St. Paul, Minn., since 1994. Howard participates in the company’s professional driver development program, which involves a yearly driver improvement course, safety advisers, driver performance analysis and professional recognition.
Joseph Roberts, a resident of Valley Station, Ky., volunteers as a Trucker Buddy for an elementary school class in Georgia. Roberts has driven for Allpoints Inc. since 1992; Allpoints operates under contract with Eagan, Minn.-based Dart Transit.