Matt Betz, Vice President of National Account Sales, AmeriFleet Transportation has been appointed to the National Board of Directors of the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS). NETS is an employer-led public/private partnership dedicated to improving the safety and health of employees, their families, and members of the communities in which they live and work by preventing crashes that occur both on and off the job.
Betz, an industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience in the rental and leasing field, will join a group of public and private sector leaders on the NETS board with a strong commitment to reducing traffic-related deaths and injuries within the nation’s workforce. The NETS Board of Directors are instrumental in determining, developing and promoting organizational led programs, campaigns and “best practices” to employers nationwide. The board also provides a forum for seasoned traffic safety professionals to exchange ideas and collaborate on emerging issues. The only organization dedicated exclusively to traffic safety in the workplace, NETS offers a 10-step program to minimize crash risk and protect employees and the company bottom lines. It is nationally known for its annual “Drive Safely Work Week” campaign to focus the nation’s employers and the media on key traffic safety issues.
“Matt will be an asset to the board with his extensive background in the industry and in his current position with AmeriFleet,” said Kathy Lusby-Treber, Executive Director of NETS. “AmeriFleet is known for setting the bar with their service delivery professionals employing only the highest quality drivers who undergo extensive background screening and training. We are thrilled to have Matt and AmeriFleet, the industry’s premier leader in total logistics solutions and transportation services, represented on our board.”
About Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS)
Founded in 1989, NETS is an employer-led public/private partnership dedicated to improving the safety and health of employees, their families, and members of the communities in which they live and work, by reducing the number of traffic crashes that occur both on and off the job. NETS provides employers with effective programs, policies, best practices and employer-led activities. Information on NETS is available from the organization’s web site at www.trafficsafety.org
Founded in 1997, Alpharetta, Georgia-based AmeriFleet Transportation provides total logistics solutions and transportation services to the fleet management and corporate fleet industry. Through more than 16 company owned North America locations, AmeriFleet provides the industry’s most consistent; high-quality transportation and ancillary services to its clients which include some of the largest fleet management/leasing companies and self managed corporate fleets in the U.S. and Canada. For more information visit www.amerifleet.com