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September 2012


Driver of the Month


Advertiser Resource Index


Continental Owner Operators, Ltd. .................................................................................................................16 GreatWest Casualty Company...........................................................................................Inside front cover Garlington Lohn Robinson..................................................................................................................................16 J.J. Keller & Associates .............................................................................................................................................9 K.R. Rauch Company/Wilson Trailer..................................................................................................................4 Montana Peterbilt................................................................................................................................. Back cover Montana StateFund...............................................................................................................................................13 PrePass...........................................................................................................................................................................6 Roadwise ....................................................................................................................................................................17 Wells Fargo Equipment Finance .........................................................................................................................4 UPS................................................................................................................................................................................12


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CALENDAR OF EVENTS


FRED JONES Davis Transport, Inc.


Fred Jones was hired as a company


driver in April 1989. In July of 1990, Jones moved into the office and became the head of the recruiting department. He would spend the next eight years in recruiting with a few months in the log department as well as terminal manager in Wyoming. During this time he also bought a tractor and spent a year on the road. In October of 2000, he went back


over the road full time as an owner- operator. In his 14 years of driving, Jones has acquired 14 safe driving awards. He was second runner up in


2004 for Owner Operator of the Year. In 2007, he was the Independent Contractor of the Year. In the last three years, Jones has had clean roadside inspection report s. He has passed four inspections from a Level 1 to a Level 3. He has zero CSA points. RW


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NOVEMBER November 8


Helena Safety Meeting Where Helena College of Technology 2300 Airport Rd When 12 noon-1pm (lunch at 11:45) Nov 8th 2012 Topic Bio-fuel in Montana/Winter Presenter Howard E. Haines Bioenergy Program Manager, DEQ Sponsor J&D Truck Repair


Billings Safety Meeting Location & Topic TBA


November 20 Missoula Safety Meeting Location: Jokers Wild – 4829 North Reserve Street


November 22–23 MCM office closed for Thanksgiving


DECEMBER December 3-14 Legislative Blue Collar Tour December 12


Billings Safety Meeting


December 18 Missoula Safety Meeting Location: Jokers Wild – 4829 North Reserve Street


December 25 MCM office closed for Christmas


JANUARY January 7


January 8 January 9 January 15


Legislative Reception, Red Lion Colonial, Helena


MCM Board of Directors Meeting, Red Lion Colonial, Helena Billings Safety Meeting – Location & Topic TBD


Missoula Safety Meeting Location: Jokers Wild – 4829 North Reserve Street


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