DistTech Honored by Ohio Trucking
Association for Safety Performance
WIRE)--DistTech Inc., an established industry leader in
dedicated and common carriage for liquid bulk commodities,
has been honored by the Ohio Trucking Association (OTA) for
outstanding achievement in highway safety. With only two
recordable accidents for the more than 5.4 million miles
driven by its fleet in Ohio, DistTech earned the Fleet
Safety Award in the Large Division (5,000,001-10,000,000
miles) for 2008.
“Safety is a top priority in everything we do,” said Mark
Kadlec, Vice President of Human Resources and Safety for
DistTech. “This honor from the OTA is a testament to our
driving team’s ongoing commitment to safely sharing the road
with other motorists each and every day.”
DistTech’s driving force includes more than 40 drivers
based in Ohio who have accumulated at least one million
miles of accident-free driving throughout their careers.
DistTech, Inc. is an established industry leader in
dedicated contract carriage, common carriage and logistics
services and returnable container management, primarily for
liquid bulk commodities. Founded in 1932 as Manfredi Motor
Transit, DistTech combines a modern, secure fleet with the
latest technology to offer customers such value-added
services as real-time satellite tracking and communication,
electronic load tendering and computerized dispatch.
Headquartered in Newbury, Ohio, DistTech operates more than
35 facilities nationwide and has been consistently
recognized by the National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) for
operating one of the country’s safest fleets. For more
information on DistTech, please visit
www.disttech.com or call 1-800-321-3143.