150 HVH Transportation drivers still stranded two days after company’s sudden closure
Two days after HVH Transportation’s abrupt closure on Tuesday, August 27, 150 truck drivers, including James Delva are still stranded across the country without working fuel cards. – According to the article from the freightwaves.com and its author Clarissa Hawes
Delva told FreightWaves early Thursday, August 29, that he is currently under a load and stranded in Phoenix, Arizona, more than 1,800 miles from his home in Lawrenceville, Georgia. He said his sister purchased a bus ticket so he could get home.-Hawes also wrote in her article.
“It’s not fair or right for drivers who dedicate themselves and practically live on the road in their trucks,” Delva told FreightWaves. “I am doing my job, driving safe and careful, but I’m not being paid for my time and hard work.”- You can read in the original article from FreightWaves.com
HVH, which has also gone by the name of Thacker Brothers Transportation, had 324 drivers and 344 power units, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s SAFER website.
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Source and credits: freightwaves.com / Clarissa Hawes and iTrucker / Mario Pawlowski
You can read more about HVH Transportation HERE