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United Petroleum Transports: Anonymous Feedback Reveals Honest Concerns

United Petroleum Transports (UPT) had retention problems at five of its customer service centers. UPT manages a complex distribution network for fuel, oil, and chemicals with 16 facilities stationed throughout the South and Southwest. More than 500 trucks deliver product throughout the region, and it employs 800 people, 630 of whom are drivers. The Oklahoma-based company operates under stricter regulations than other transportation companies due to the volatile nature of its cargos. Drivers at…


Press Release: WorkHound Releases Case Study Highlighting 16% Reduction in Driver Turnover

Chattanooga, Tenn. -- WorkHound, a software platform developed to help carriers reduce driver turnover, announced Wednesday its case study with Southern Refrigerated Transport (SRT). The study found that using WorkHound over the last six months reduced driver turnover by 16% and resulted in $580,000 in savings. Since its founding in 1986, SRT has grown to over 900 drivers. Terri Lafayette, Recruiting Director at SRT, sees the company’s family atmosphere as influential to its success. “If it…