J&M Tank Lines Inc. has named Dave Edmondson Vice President of Safety and Compliance, company officials said.
“I look forward to serving the drivers and staff of J&M to help strengthen an already proven safety program and help take us to the next level,” Edmondson said.
Edmondson, who is from Indiana, joined J&M after working as director of safety at Usher Transport for five years. He serves as national chairman of the National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) safety and security council and is an active member of the American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) safety council.
Edmondson also is a member of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance and Cooperative Hazardous Materials Enforcement Development, where he has received multiple safety awards.
“At J&M, safety is our number one priority,’’ the company said in a press release. “With 27 years of transportation experience, Edmondson brings an array of skills to help make J&M one of the safest tank transporters in the industry.”
J&M is a 70-year-old family owned business based in Birmingham, Ala.. It specializes in transportation of liquid and dry bulk products.