OOIDA recognizes drivers for safe driving records

| Thursday, July 18, 2013

OOIDA recently announced honorees in the Association’s Safe Driving Award program. The following drivers have been recognized by the Association for truck driving excellence:

  • Steve A. Davenport of Lewisville, Texas, has been recognized for 26 years of safe, accident-free driving. Steve currently hauls pipes and building materials.
  • Chuck E. Winborn III of Birmingham, Ala., has been recognized for 21 years of safe, accident-free driving.
  • Alvin E. Lawrence of Dorchester, S.C., has been recognized for 20 years of safe, accident-free driving.
  • Alex Gonzalez of West New York, N.J., has been recognized for 18 years of safe, accident-free driving. Alex currently hauls containers.
  • Eddie Habibic of Phoenix, Ariz., has been recognized for 16 years of safe, accident-free driving. Eddie currently hauls refrigerated products.
  • Scott Farley of Sioux City, Iowa, has been recognized for 14 years of safe, accident-free driving. Scott currently hauls pet food and other feed ingredients.
  • Gerald L. and Jackie A. Engebretson of New Auburn, Wis., have been recognized for 13 years of safe, accident-free driving. Gerald and Jackie haul expedited freight.
  • Dave A. Billinger of Osawatomie, Kan., has been recognized for 10 years of safe, accident-free driving. Dave currently hauls heavy-duty construction equipment.
  • John E. West of Sumter, S.C., has been recognized for eight years of safe, accident-free driving.
  • Elvis Habibic of Phoenix, Ariz., has been recognized for three years of safe, accident-free driving.


The OOIDA Safe Driving Award Program is designed to recognize and reward OOIDA members for their safe, accident-free years while operating a commercial vehicle. Safe driving awards are available to all eligible OOIDA members who qualify based on the number of years for which the member has operated a commercial vehicle without being involved in a preventable accident.

The program is sponsored by Shell Rotella.

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