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ATA Names Hub Group Trucking a Top 3 Safest Carrier

OAK BROOK, Ill., Nov. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HUBG) announced recently that Hub Group Trucking has been recognized by the American Trucking Association (ATA) as one of the three safest operating carriers within its division and category in the ATA’s National Truck Safety Contest.

“We are very honored to be acknowledged by the ATA,” said Don Maltby, Hub Group President and Chief Operating Officer. “We’ve all worked diligently to establish a culture of safety at Hub, and this demonstrates that our efforts are paying off and we are on the right path.”

The criteria for judging was based on accident rate per mile for the 2015 calendar year, which equals total Reportable Accidents (as defined by the Department of Transportation) divided by total miles. The categories were determined by type of carrier (LTL, Flatbed, Tank, etc.) and mileage. The winners were honored on October 26th in Oklahoma City, Okla. at the 2016 Safety, Security & Human Resources National Conference & Exhibition. Visit SMC.Trucking.org for more information.

About Hub Group
Hub Group is a transportation management company that provides multi-modal solutions throughout North America, including intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. As a publicly traded company with over $3.5 billion in revenue, Hub Group’s organization of over 2,500 employees delivers innovative, customer-focused solutions and industry leading service to help customers better control supply chains and their costs. For more information, visit www.hubgroup.com.

MEDIA CONTACT: Elena Izakson, eizakson@hubgroup.com, 312-375-9906

Source:Hub Group, Inc.