USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren on Monday named Allen Lowry vice president of safety and risk management.
Lowry joins USA Truck from Navajo Express Inc. of Denver, where he was vice president of safety, security, OS&D and risk management. He’s also worked for Swift Transportation Inc., Central Refrigerated Service Inc. and Dick Simon Trucking Inc.
“Safety is our number one priority at USA Truck,” President and CEO James Reed said in a news release. “We are thrilled that Allen chose to help us continue to build a strong safety culture throughout our organization, and to create one of the safest fleets in the transportation industry.”
USA Truck (Nasdaq: USAK) cited Lowry’s “extensive background” in safety and risk management. It said he has more than 25 years of safety, risk management and leadership experience in the transportation industry.