It’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week and The Shippers Group gives thanks for drivers! But it's not just about the drivers who serve TSG; it is also a time to honor all professional truck drivers. Hard-working and committed drivers help keep our economy moving. It’s a demanding job and one that often requires time away from the family. Thank you drivers for your sacrifice and dedication!
Associates at The Shippers Group in Gretna, Virginia recently participated in a Town Hall Meeting with Rob Doyle, President of The Shippers Group. Participants represent the Gretna team and are open about issues related to our culture, wages and benefits, training, safety and a variety of other issues.
Every year The Shippers Group celebrates our nation’s independence with company-wide festivities around the 4th of July. This is a traditional event that associates look forward to year after year at The Shippers Group. Each location chooses how they want to celebrate -- many enjoying a cook-out of hamburgers and hot dogs, and some choosing a catered luncheon of their associates’ favorite fare.
The Shippers Group takes safety very seriously. It is one of our core values and a primary focus of our associates 365 days of the year. June is National Safety Month and during this month we are reinforcing the health and safety of our associates as our top priority. We are implementing a series of required training and re-training sessions for all operational workers. Each week associates participate in required training modules focused on: