Dave Edmondson Jr.

Dave Edmondson Jr.

Towsummit Speaker

 

Dave has over 26 years’ experience in the transportation industry. Starting his career as a driver in 1991 at Naval Air Station Sigonella Sicily as an aircraft refueler. Over the course of his career he has served in leadership roles in both Operations and Safety in many segments of the industry.

Dave currently serves as the Director of Safety for a family owned transporter of bulk Petroleum, Chemicals and Lubricant products, in business for over 70 years and consisting of over 250 power units and 400 tank trailers.

Dave’s involvement in the industry and commitment to transportation safety extends well beyond the field by serving on multiple state and national industry organizations as well as holding multiple industry related certifications.

Industry Associations:

  •  Kentucky Truck Association 2010-present
    2017 Safety and Security Council Chairman
  • Indiana Motor Truck Association 2010-2012
    Member Safety and Security Council
  • Georgia Motor Truck Association 2015-present
    Member Safety and Security Council
  • American Truck Association 2014-present
    Member Safety Council
    Accident review committee
  • National Tank Truck Carriers 2014-present
    Safety and Security Council
    Southern Region Vice Chair 2015-present
  • Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) 2014-present
    Serves as Industry Liaison to Law Enforcement and is on the Hazardous Materials committee

Certifications:

  • North American Transportation Management Institute
    Certified Director of Safety, Accident investigation, Fleet safety
  • St. Louis University
    OSHA 511 Certification for General Industry
  • Certified Level A Emergency Responder Technician
  • American Red Cross CPR Certified
  • Certified Operation Lifesaver Presenter
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