fleet combines hundreds of years of experience and over a million
miles on the road every year. And that's a million miles with
an impeccable safety and security record for both our rigs and
our drivers. The result? Satisfied clients.
– Due to the
nature of our business, our drivers and trucks are subject to
rigorous inspections by the U.S. Department of Transportation
as well as local authorities. Our safety inspection record is
something we're extremely proud of and always working to maintain.
According to the Department of Transportation, GISS's inspection
record is well below the national average of citations given for
vehicle, driver or hazmat infractions. See for yourself! www.safersys.org/query
– Security Awareness is a top priority.
As the national security threat level changes, so does our entire
operation. For each threat level stage, GISS has a detailed plan.
Our drivers are informed the minute the threat level changes so
they can act accordingly. However, just to be on the safe side,
we always maintain a minimum threat level of yellow or above.
The safety of our trucks and loads starts with our drivers. That's
why we provide on-going extensive driver training. Before any
drivers are even considered, a full background check is conducted,
followed by security and federal terrorist training orientation.
All drivers undergo hours of study and in office training, hands-on
ride-alongs for at least six weeks, and conclude with an intensive
training program from our fleet manager. No driver will hit the
highway until he can perform all of his duties according to our
Our entire fleet of trucks is maintained by certified technicians
whose primary responsibility keeps our rigs running smoothly to
keep our drivers, customers and all commuters on the road safe.
Free And Secure Trade. All of our border drivers are FAST
certified. This allows for quick and controlled border
crossings to and from Canada.
Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism GISS‚
maintains an automated account with the Department of
Homeland Security, providing control over the loads crossing
the border. Before any of our trucks even reach the border,
all specifics of the driver and load are called ahead
to authorities. At the time of the crossing, all details
must match. It‚s an extra security measure to protect
Our drivers participate in the National Highway Watch
Program. If they see something suspicious happening on
any of our highways, they call a designated number which
immediately notifies the proper authorities of a possibly