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America's Road Team Captains

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America's Road Team Captains

America's Road Team is a national public outreach program led by a small group of professional truck drivers who share superior driving skills, remarkable safety records and a strong desire to spread the word about safety on the highway.


About America's Road Team

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The name America's Road Team is meant to symbolize America's 3.1 million professional truck drivers and to serve as a rallying point for the spirit of professional dedication and teamwork needed to deliver America's freight safely, securely and on time. Professional truck drivers actively represent their industry daily on the nation's highways. They are an untapped resource in spreading the trucking industry's message of safety, essentiality, sustainability and professionalism. That's where America's Road Team fits in.

America's Road Team is a national public outreach program led by a small group of professional truck drivers who share superior driving skills, remarkable safety records and a strong desire to spread the word about safety on the highway.

American Trucking Associations, the voice of the trucking industry, created America's Road Team in 1986 to reach out to the trucking industry and the motoring public.

We are grateful to Volvo Trucks North America for sponsoring the America's Road Team.

Featured Captain

Chad Miller has been a professional truck driver for 30 years and has accumulated over 3 million accident-free miles. He is a professional driver for ABF.

Familiar with Road Teams, Chad has served on the ABF Freight Road Team three terms (2014-2015, 2010-2011, 2008-2009) and as a finalist for the 2011 America’s Road Team. Chad also has received several awards and accolades, including the 2 Million Mile Safe Driving Award; 20 Year Safety Performance Plaque; and 21 Year Safe Driving Certificate. He competed in the Illinois Truck Driving Championships: 3rd Place, Twins (2014); 4th Place, Flatbed (2002); Flatbed, (2001).

Chad also serves his local trucking industry by participating in ABF Freight Equipment Sessions, conducting Road tests for new hires, serving as ABF Freight Beta Tester for Electronic Logging Device, and the Chicago Accident Review and Safety Board.

Chad lives with his wife, Lisa, in Crown Point, Indiana. He has one son and two stepchildren.

In The News

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America's Road Team Captain David Boyer Wins Prestigious Safety Award

Today, America’s Road Team Captain David Boyer was honored with the 2016 Governor’s Transportation Safety Award for his lifetime commitment to improving safety on the nation’s highways through his work with America’s Road Team and his 1.9 million accident-free driving miles.

America’s Road Team Encourages Safety this Memorial Day Weekend

Today, American Trucking Associations and America’s Road Team Captains are turning their attention to highway safety in anticipation of a busy Memorial Day weekend. According to AAA, this year’s Memorial Day weekend will see the second highest traffic volume in the holiday’s history, with more than 38 million Americans expected to take to the highways this weekend.


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