XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), one of the largest providers of less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation in North America, has recognized professional driver William Henderson for surpassing three million miles on the road without a preventable accident.
On August 17, 2017, Henderson was honored at XPO's Savannah, Ga., service center in a ceremony attended by public officials. Dignitaries included Carl Gilliard, a member of the Georgia House of Representatives for District 162; Chatham County Sheriff John Wilcher; and Captain Jeremy Vickery of the Georgia State Patrol. Representative Gilliard presented Henderson with the Outstanding Georgia Citizen award.
Tony Brooks, president of the LTL business for XPO Logistics, said, "Bill has set an example for all drivers in our industry by achieving a perfect safety record of three million consecutive, accident-free miles. We thank him for upholding our XPO values, and commend him for this exceptional milestone."
XPO is a global leader in transportation and logistics and the second largest provider of LTL service in North America. The company has been recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers for 2017. Its commercial driving schools provide students with free tuition, income while training, and a quality driving career upon graduation. For more information, visit the careers page on the company's website.