Celebrating Safe Driving - Million Milers

July 18, 2017

Every year Midland recognizes and honours our driving professionals who have reached milestones of accident-free driving. Congratulations to our 51 “Million Milers” who received awards for their commitment, dedication and focus on safety in 2016. These 51 professional drivers have a combined 70 million accident-free miles! 

Awards for local and highway drivers of the year were also given to drivers who exemplify all of the qualities of a professional Midland driver.

This year’s award winners are:

 Jeff Harris


2017 Local Driver of the Year Award
Jeff Harris from Fredericton, New Brunswick

 Goodwin Billings


2017 Highway Driver of the Year Award
Goodwin Billings from Grand Falls, Newfoundland

This year we are also celebrating a special milestone achieved by one of our owner-operators. Gilles Godbout of Saint-Jacques, New Brunswick achieved 5 Million Miles accident-free!

 Gilles Godbout


Gilles Godbout

 Million Milers 2017


1 Million Miles or 10 Years Accident Free:
1st Row (L to R): William MacLean, Johnny Dore, Daniel States, Pierre Couture, Darren Lloyd, Carlos Mendoza, Bruce Wood, Darryl Selleck, Narinder Singh
2nd Row: Michael Cass, Mark Nini, Gary Squires, Denise Gallant, Frank Halfyard, Cory Marchand, Ernest Freeze, Adrian Glew, Emerie Mills, David Beddoe
3rd Row: Denis Mazerolle, Leon Mazerolle, Andrew Carll, Avtar Cheema, Bryson Robertson, Paul Boudreau, Bernard LeBlanc, Grant Thorpe, Robert La Riviere, Sean Richard
Missing from photo: Naresh Ahir, Brian Livingstone, René Dehoux, Jagjit Chahal, David Eastman, Gurwinder Khaira, Alexei Nikolaev, Viktor Rychkevitch


 200 miles


2 Million Miles or 20 Years Accident Free: 
1st Row (L to R): David Crockett, Clarence Burns, Ron Parks, John Bernard, Duncan Knowles 2nd Row: Neil Smith, Kevin Terris, Goodwin Billings, Jeffrey Montgomery Missing from photo: Guy Godin, Allan Linegar



3 Million Miles or 30 Years Accident Free: 

 300 miles


Allan St. Amand (left), Michael Gauthier (right)

When you see our green and white trucks on the road, you know a professional, like one of these drivers pictured, is behind the wheel! 
To find out more about Midland, visit our website www.midlandtransport.com