Corbin-area trucking company honors associates for safety milestones

COR Richard Cox
COR Richard Cox

Special to The Mountain Advocate

Averitt Express recently honored associate Richard Cox of Corbin for 25 years of safety, and Jerry Hampton of London for 20 years of safety.Averitt has developed a culture of safety by measuring both vehicle and driver performance through a series of indicators. It also strives to have the safest trucks on the road, aiming for continual improvement through training programs and awareness campaigns.

COR Jerry Hampton
COR Jerry Hampton

Averitt’s Corbin/London-area facility is located at 20 Lagoon Trail in London.

About Averitt Express

Established in 1971, Averitt Express is a leading provider of freight transportation and supply chain management with international reach to more than 100 countries. Averitt specializes in delivering customized solutions for service offerings that include climate controlled, cross border/domestic offshore, dedicated, expedited, intermodal, international ocean/air, local customization, less-than-truckload, PortSide®, retail distribution services, transportation management, truckload (dry van, flatbed, brokerage) and warehousing services. Averitt’s technology offerings include a full suite of web-based shipping tools, electronic data interchange (EDI), and transportation and operations management systems. For more information, call 1-800-AVERITT (283-7488) or visit AverittExpress.com.