Safety

Our Ultimate goal here at Berner Trucking is excellence in safety and we strive for that on a daily basis. Our company has undergone many changes in our safety department in the last 11 years. Our main goal is to haul freight but the only way we can accomplish this is by being as safe as possible. To keep up with new regulations our safety programs are continually being updated to maintain our goal of safety and compliance. This is all possible due to the hard work of our safety director, Jerry Knight and driver trainer, HR Director Travis Hobart.

Our safety programs include:

  • Smith System Defensive Driving Training
  • Poor Weather driving awareness Training
  • Fatigued driver Awareness Training
  • Log Book Training
  • Accident protocol training
  • All year Drug / Alcohol Testing and Annual Training
  • Annual safety reviews and meetings
  • Monthly OTA safety meetings
  • Auditing of Driving habits, logs, etc.
  • Accident reviews and training
  • All company truck equipped with E-logs and GPS.

In 2009, Carolina Casualty Insurance Company named Berner Trucking as the carrier of the year for the programs instituted and initiated along with a low number of accidents and a high safety rating.

In order to meet the highest company standards, Berner Trucking belongs to the following organizations:

Contact:
Email: jerryknight@bernertrucking.com  /  travishobart@bernertrucking.com

Phone: 330.343.5812 ext 235 for Jerry Knight ext 236 for Travis Hobart


Fax: 330.364.8930 (PAST EMPLOYMENT VERIFICATION)