American Truck Group Announces Award Winners

GULFPORT, Miss., Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Truck Group, LLC announces the winners for the 2014 American Safe Truck Driver Award.

The American Safe Truck Driver Award is presented to 3 qualified professional truck drivers who met the eligibility requirements during the 12 month period. Requirements include but are not limited to: no moving violations or unsafe operating violations, no accidents on record, and no at fault open accident claims.

The First Place Prize of $1000 is awarded to Thomas Kerns of Baycliff, Texas. Some driver safety advice from the winner, "Pay attention to what you're doing and don't tailgate!" Thomas is an owner/operator hauling for Frontier Transport NALP, and has been a customer of American Truck Group, LLC since October of 2010.

The Second Place Prize of $250 is awarded to Kevin Glass of New York, New York. Kevin is an owner/operator hauling for Solomax.

The Third Place Prize of $100 is awarded to George Blake of Laredo, TX. George is an owner/operator leased to M.S.A. Inc.

Congratulations to all of the winners and thanks for making the roads a safer place! The winners will receive their award and prize money in the mail this week.

American Truck Group, LLC is pleased to announce that the American Safe Truck Driver Awards is an annual program. The American Safe Truck Driver Award is part of an effort by American Truck Group, LLC to recognize the American truck driver and the important role they play in moving goods throughout the United States.

American Truck Group, LLC believes truck drivers are the backbone of America. American Truck Group, LLC was founded by a group of truck professionals who shared the vision to provide services that simplify the process of obtaining truck ownership for the hard working truck driver. With trucks for sale at branches in Gulfport, MS, Mesa, AZ and Atlanta, GA, truckers across the country are getting back to work and back on the road. American Truck Group, LLC offers a program that focuses on a renter's work and driving history rather than their credit score. To learn more about American Truck Group, LLC, visit or call the Gulfport branch directly at 855-400-4661.

CONTACT: American Truck Group, LLC 855-400-4661

Source:American Truck Group