PITT OHIO Receives President’s Trophy From Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association

May 28, 2013

PITTSBURGH — PITT OHIO announced today that they have been awarded the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association (PMTA) President’s Trophy. The award is recognized as being the highest safety award presented by all carriers that are members of Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association.

The President’s Trophy is presented by PMTA and its Safety Management Council to one carrier in Pennsylvania with the lowest accident frequency.

PITT OHIO’s Vice President of Safety and Risk Management Ron Uriah was honored to compete for the President’s Trophy with the best motor carriers in the state. “This is an outstanding achievement from our employees,” Uriah said.  “We appreciate the dedication and focus to highway safety that our drivers show throughout the year while performing their daily assignment as professional drivers working in all kinds of weather and traffic conditions.  We also appreciate the dedication of our Senior Driver Trainers and the excellent equipment provided by our fleet service technicians. We thank the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association for recognizing all commercial motor carriers’ safety efforts.”

Director of Safety at PITT OHIO, Jeff Mercadante, said, “Our drivers, vehicle maintenance personnel and safety department take great pride in PITT OHIO's commitment to an excellent safety performance. I am proud of their professionalism and dedication and thank them for consistently exceeding industry standards.”

In adhering to their “We’re Always There For You” signature commitment, PITT OHIO is dedicated to providing their customers with the best value in its SUPPLY CHAIN, GROUND, Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) and TRUCKLOAD services.  Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, PITT OHIO services the entire Mid-Atlantic and Mid-West regions and the remainder of the United States, Canada and Mexico with The Reliance Network.  To contact PITT OHIO, please visit their website at: www.pittohio.com.

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