Diversified Receives Recognition for Safety Leadership by Syncrude Canada

Mark Hannah, Vice President Employee Transportation receives “Most Improved Company (Over 250,000 Hours Category)” award on behalf of Diversified

Fort McMurray, June 26, 2017 - On June 22nd Diversified Transportation was recognized at the annual Syncrude Loss Prevention Leadership Symposium for “Most Improved Company (Over 250,000 Hours Category)”. This award reflects Diversified’s commitment to industry leadership through safety excellence. The award was presented to Diversified Transportation by Syncrude Canada.

“The award is a testament to the efforts and commitment of the Diversified team in ensuring everybody makes it Safely Home every day.” Mark Hannah, Vice President, Employee Transportation.

“Diversified is honored to be recognized for our ongoing commitment to Safety in our services to Syncrude Canada – through 2016 our Syncrude operations traveled over 10 million kilometres, executing over 1.9 million passenger trips, 347,000 safe work hours and was a key component of the Fort McMurray wildfire evacuation, re-entry and site remobilization efforts.

Through our involvement in the leadership of transportation safety groups including the Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA), Partners in Compliance (PIC) and Safer 63/881, to grass roots engagement in the Wood Buffalo community, our commitment to Safely Home is raising the bar in the people transportation industry.” Jude Groves, Director Health, Safety & Environment.

 

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About Diversified

Diversified Transportation is the leading employee transportation company in North America, providing safe, reliable service to major oil, gas, energy and construction companies in northern Alberta. Diversified is part of the Pacific Western Group of Companies headquartered in Calgary. Pacific Western is proud to be "Canada’s Leading People Transportation Company”.

 

For more information contact:

Maribeth Wilson, Director of Communications

Diversified Transportation

Tel: 780-743-2244, ext. 557

Email: maribethwi@dtl.ca