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National Truck Driver Appreciation Week for 2020 is upon us!
Fleets and others in the industry are rolling out the red carpet Sept. 13-19 to show truck drivers appreciation for all they do, which is vital in any year but has been magnified even more in 2020 due to the industry's response as essential workers to the coronavirus pandemic. Be sure to check out our Trucking's Frontline Heroes project, also released this week, which pays tribute to drivers and others who went above and beyond the call of duty to keep critical food supplies, products, medicines and medical equipment moving during the crisis.
Check back on this page all week to see the different ways drivers are being recognized. Use the hashtag #NTDAW2020 on social media.
Truck drivers are among our nation’s most essential workers. During National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, join me in thanking our truckers for continuing to transport our nation’s essential goods every day. #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/5FGXxyKU9g— Senator Joe Manchin (@Sen_JoeManchin) September 17, 2020
#NTDAW2020 honors truckers for their dedication to the industry & going above the call of duty to deliver critical supplies this year. Neighborhood kids for #WITDriverAmbassador Kellylynn McLaughlin made her this awesome banner! How has your company/community recognized truckers? pic.twitter.com/8NKQnmO5pp— WomenInTrucking (@WomenInTrucking) September 16, 2020
Great time handing out boxed lunches to truck drivers today at the weigh station on I-84 in Union. Many thanks to DMV officers for doing this with us as we celebrate National Truck Driver AppreciationWeek. @CTDMV pic.twitter.com/KdIZIm4hUF— Joe Sculley (@JRS_CT) September 16, 2020
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week begins with Gerhard Muller’s 5-year service award via social distance. Yes, they did remove their masks for the photo! Gerhard works in our Bluffton, SC branch. Also, pictured is Michael Clifton, Area Manager. #NTDAW2020 #ThankATrucker pic.twitter.com/KCIKWzEY2f— Capital Electric (@CapitalElecSply) September 16, 2020
At @NatVanLines, we L-O-V-E our drivers! Our National Truck Driver Appreciation Week prize drawings continue with two more winners! #NVLmoves #NTDAW #ThankATrucker #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/IauPIrBrkI— National Van Lines (@NatVanLines) September 16, 2020
We’re giving away Great Dane gift packs for National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. Follow our page and tag a trucker below for a chance to win! #ThankATrucker #DriveGreat #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/8NnPQOhgdV— Great Dane (@_GreatDane) September 16, 2020
TA Services' Midlothian, Texas, office set up a refreshment area for carriers to enjoy. (TA Services)
TA Services will be providing gift packages, refreshments and catering in recognition of dedicated drivers. Track giveaways on TA's Facebook page.
Just a few looks from around the country as we #ThankATrucker on National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. Thanks for all you do! Keep stopping by to see us this week.#NTDAW #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/YODnt2swWL— Tippmann Group (@TippmannGroup) September 15, 2020
Thank you @DaimlerTrucksNA for providing fantastic prizes for our swag bags for Driver Appreciation Day and being a platinum sponsor!— Jubitz (@JubitzTravel) September 15, 2020
RSVP to Driver Appreciation Day here: https://t.co/ujjiH2pcnF#NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/bMcpFnI5pJ
Today we earned a few smiles as we handed free lunches and goodie bags to truckers at the Jefferson @SouthDakotaDOT weigh station as part of Truck Driver Appreciation Week. #ThankATrucker #trucking #NTDAW @Joemortenandson @atasharetheroad @Americaroadteam @ataeconbob @fmcsa pic.twitter.com/FxpYa6jKMP— Great West Casualty Company (@GreatWestCC) September 15, 2020
Our truckers keep America’s economy running. I want to send out my appreciation to all the truckers who have worked extremely hard during this pandemic to ensure our shelves are stocked with essential supplies. #ThankATrucker #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/7WiulUlNGQ— Senator Deb Fischer (@SenatorFischer) September 15, 2020
Our truck drivers keep America moving in ordinary times, but in extraordinary times we really come to understand just how vital they are. Join me in spending this week thanking them for the important job they do! @ARTrucking @TRUCKINGdotORG #honkforhighwayheroes#NTDAW2020 https://t.co/qXSbYuUs0P— Senator John Boozman (@JohnBoozman) September 14, 2020
This National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, I want to recognize our Hoosier truck drivers – who make up approximately 1 out of every 14 jobs in Indiana – for their hard work and commitment in undertaking one of our economy's most demanding and important professions. #NTDAW2020— Senator Todd Young (@SenToddYoung) September 15, 2020
Alongside @ACT1trucking, we're excited to share the official #NTDAW2020 video to thank America’s truck drivers. We use National Truck Driver Appreciation Week to celebrate the 3.6 million professional truck drivers all across the country! #ThankATrucker pic.twitter.com/rBWXcAAh8r— American Trucking (@TRUCKINGdotORG) September 14, 2020
To the hardworking professional truck drivers who call Florida home – thank you. Truck drivers consistently rise to the challenges of this vital industry, providing Floridians with essential goods during emergencies and keeping our economy moving. #NTDAW— Ron DeSantis (@GovRonDeSantis) September 14, 2020
Everyday HERoes, indeed! Thank you for all that you do! Have you thanked a trucker yet? #NationalTruckDriverAppreciationWeek #NTDAW #NTDAW2020 #ThankATrucker #HERoesOfTheHighway #WomenInTrucking #SteeringTowardDiversity #RedefiningTheRoad #WomenTruckers #FemaleTruckers #Trucking #Transportation #Logistics #WomenInLogistics #SupplyChain #BehindTheWheel #TruckersLife #truckerlifestyle
The men and women behind the wheel have always been the heroes of our Chairman Randy Guillot. In honor of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week 2020, Chairman Guillot wrote this letter to thank them for all they do. #ThankATrucker #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/2kgvP0sPoC— American Trucking (@TRUCKINGdotORG) September 13, 2020
Company Driver Ray M stopped by the Blairsville Terminal this morning to say hello to the team and pick up his NTDAW gear! Thanks for all you do, Ray! #pgttrucking #ntdaw #nationaltruckdriverappreciationweek #trucker #truckdriver #trucking #truckingjobs #cdljobs #thankatrucker
In honor of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, take a listen to @TruckingFWD's newest radio spot paying tribute to the nation’s 3.6 million professional truck drivers who keep America moving forward. #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/wf45ptsHa6— America's Road Team (@AmericaRoadTeam) September 13, 2020
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is here and we’re thanking Motor Carriers throughout the week with thank-you gifts at locations across the country. #NTDAW2020 #ThankATrucker— DCLI (@DCLItweets) September 14, 2020
More details here: https://t.co/yevyjkEltH pic.twitter.com/EsTL0ywIgP
We couldn't be prouder to celebrate our incredible team of professional truck drivers this #NationalTruckDriverAppreciationWeek! Find out how #SGWS is honoring its drivers this week, along w/ a recap of SGWS' Warehouse Employee Appreciation Week https://t.co/Yj5nAXidXo #NTDAW2020 pic.twitter.com/uv5ELnnrDw— Southern Glazer's (@SGWineSpirits) September 14, 2020
We’re excited to start with our 5 days of giveaways in honor of #NTDAW today. For this first giveaway we want YOU to nominate a deserving driver for a chance for both of you to win a $250 Cash Card. Nominate your driver here: https://t.co/FvHO78ZFMB#ThankATrucker pic.twitter.com/oNoRtpoPw3— Drivewyze (@Drivewyze) September 14, 2020
Service One Transportation
The Wisconsin trucking company is gifting all of its drivers with a high-visibility hooded sweatshirt bearing a vintage-style logo.
Landstar System, Inc. will be giving away a Freightliner Cascadia 126 to one of its 10,000 Landstar owner-operators in its 2020 Deliver to Win Giveaway. The winner will be announced Sept. 18 via a Zoom call and shared on Landstar's social media accounts, including Facebook.
Averitt Express will be holding giveaways and numerous events throughout its network. For the grand prize, five over-the-road drivers will have their names drawn to be assigned a brand-new Freightliner truck. Additionally, there will be daily prize drawings for CB radios, wireless headsets, GPS units, gift cards, televisions, tables, iPads and more. Prize winners will be listed here. Meals also will be provided.
September 13-19 is National Truck Driver Appreciation Week and we are so excited to celebrate! For active Panther contractors, join our private Facebook group, Behind the Wheel with Panther, for exclusive group giveaways this week, too. #NTDAW2020 #ThankATrucker pic.twitter.com/PFLzCABvQu— Panther Premium Logistics (@PantherPremium) September 13, 2020
Peterson is proud to sponsor National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (#NTDAW2020), Sept 13-19, with its campaign, Shining the Light on America's Truck Drivers. Read more on Peterson's sponsorship & how it benefits truck drivers during the COVID pandemic. https://t.co/CgGajb2RZV pic.twitter.com/jaDf6Io29E— Peterson Mfg Co (@PetersonMfgCo) September 11, 2020
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