Heritage driver wins TRALA award
Apr 14, 2009 12:06 PM
Dennis R. Shirar, a driver for Heritage Transport LLC, Indianapolis IN, has been selected as the 2009 Driver of the Year by the Truck Renting and Leasing Association (TRALA).
He has logged over three million accident-free miles driving tractor trailers over the past 31 years. "Heritage prides itself in hiring safe, courteous, and dependable drivers," said Dean DeSantis, Heritage president. "Dennis has personified what we have stood for during his five years with the company. Dennis is a professional driver who prides himself in on-time pickup/delivery and attention to compliance detail. Heritage is fortunate to have such a dedicated employee."
Shirar also was named the American Trucking Associations 2008 National Truck Driving Grand Champion. Shirar's driving skills and knowledge of transportation and truck safety information topped those of 375 other professional drivers from across the United States in the National Truck Driving Championships held in August 2008 in Houston TX. In addition, he was named 2008 Indiana Motor Trucking Associationís (IMTA) Master Truck Driver.
The TRALA Driver of the Year program is sponsored by Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.
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