Truckload Carriers Association Announces 2014 National Fleet Safety Award Winners: FTC Transportation & Bison Transport

Last night, as the Truckload Carriers Association wrapped up its Annual Convention at the Gaylord Palms in Kissimmee, Florida, two fleets were named the safest truckload carriers in North America. FTC Transportation, Inc. (FTCT), of Oklahoma City, and Bison Transport of Winnipeg, Manitoba, are the 2014 grand prizewinners of the prestigious contest, sponsored by Great West Casualty Company.

FTCT Awarded Grand Trophy for Safety in Oklahoma

The Oklahoma Trucking Association, in conjunction with the Oklahoma Safety Management Council and Great West Casualty Company, presented FTC Transportation with the 2014 Grand Trophy for Safety in Oklahoma.

2015 Best Fleets to Drive For Announced

Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) and CarriersEdge of Markham, Ontario, have selected 20 trucking companies from across North America as the 2015 Best Fleets to Drive For. The 7th annual survey and contest identifies for-hire trucking companies that provide the best workplace experiences for their drivers. FTC Transportation is honored to have been named as one of the Best Fleets to Drive For in 2015, making three consecutive years we have received this honor.

North America's Safety Fleets Honored

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) is pleased to announce the division winners for its 2014 National Fleet Safety Awards, the highest safety honor a carrier can earn each year. Over the past four decades, the award winners have been selected based on achieving the lowest ratio of accidents to total fleet mileage during a 12-month period. Recognizing that safety is a critical issue for all highway users, TCA works tirelessly to improve highway safety by offering its member companies opport

FTCT Named One of the 2014 The Oklahoman's Top Workplaces

On Sunday, December 7th, The Oklahoman published “The Oklahoman Top Workplaces”– a list of the best places to work in the State of Oklahoma. We are delighted that FTC Transportation has been named on the list. On Sunday, we were named in a special section of The Oklahoman. The evaluation for the Top Workplaces program is based upon feedback from employee surveys completed a few months ago. We are honored to have been selected!

Health & Safety Awareness Month

October 1st is the kick-off for one of two Health & Safety Awareness Months at FTC Transportation each year. The health and safety of our employees and all of those we encounter is our first priority 365 days a year, but during April and October we put extra emphasis in these areas to help re-energize our entire team and avoid complacency.

FIT Systems for Our Driving Force

Rolling Strong in conjunction with Freightliner has developed the industry's first FIT system (Freightliner In-cab Training System). We are pleased to now make this system available to our Driving Force, as we strive to become a healthier team.

FTCT Recognized for Outstanding Safety by Great West Casualty Company

On July 22nd, Steve Hawkins with Great West Casualty Company presented two safety awards to FTC Transportation. The awards were a part of Great West’s 2013 safety awards program. FTC Transportation was honored for both workplace safety and highway safety through this program, receiving the Platinum Award for Workplace Safety and the Platinum National Safety Award.

FTCT's Driving Team Wins Big at 2014 Oklahoma Truck Driving Championships

Jon "AZ" Atzenhofer placed 1st and Gil Witte placed 3rd in the 5 axle sleeper berth division of the 2014 Oklahoma Truck Driving Championships. AZ will now move on to the National Truck Driving Championships in Pittsburgh this August.

FTCT Becomes A Registered SmartWay Transport Partner

SmartWay is a public/private collaboration between the USEPA and the freight transportation industry that helps freight shippers, carriers, and logistics companies improve fuel-efficiency and save money. SmartWay partners are helping to move the freight industry forward to a more sustainable future.