STEVENS POINT, Wis., June 27, 2017 – Sentry Insurance has rolled out a new online driver training program for its trucking customers. Powered by CarriersEdge, the online learning platform is tailored to training professional truck drivers—taking into consideration the learning styles of users and providing engaging and interactive learning experiences.
"We're excited to make this important safety training program available to our customers,” said Dan Grant, director of safety services for Sentry's transportation business unit. "CarriersEdge produces content that is easy to use for customers, and provides measurable results in safety improvement."
In addition to providing insurance solutions for transportation businesses, Sentry offers safety, risk management, and educational services to help its customers address specific concerns. Sentry works with fleet managers and trucking businesses to improve driver safety and lower operating costs. CarriersEdge will complement and expand Sentry’s safety services.
“Sentry is well known for the strength of their safety and risk management programs and we’re very pleased to help them expand those offerings,” said Jane Jazrawy, CEO of CarriersEdge. “We’re looking forward to working with Sentry customers to enhance their driver training programs.”
To learn more about Sentry and CarriersEdge, visit sentrydrivertraining.com.
At Sentry, we understand what you’re looking for in an insurance company. Because we’ve been there ourselves. We got our start in 1904, when members of the Wisconsin Retail Hardware Association formed their own insurance company. But it was the true strength of personalized care and Midwest roots that became hallmarks of the Sentry name. Since then—never forgetting our roots—we’ve grown to become one of the largest and most financially secure mutual insurance companies in the nation. With more than $14.7 billion in assets, a $4.4 billion* policyholder surplus, and an A+ (Superior) rating from A.M. Best, the industry’s leading rating authority, we provide peace of mind to about one million customers.
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CarriersEdge is a leading provider of online driver training for the trucking industry. With a comprehensive library of safety and compliance courses, supported by advanced management and reporting functions, CarriersEdge helps hundreds of fleets train their drivers without sacrificing miles or requiring people to come in on weekends. CarriersEdge is also the creator of the Best Fleets to Drive For program, an annual evaluation of the best workplaces in the North American trucking industry, produced in partnership with Truckload Carriers Association.
*Assets and policyholder surplus as of Dec. 31, 2015, and represent the aggregate total for all members of the Sentry Insurance Group and are not reflective of any individual underwriting company. A.M. Best rating as of 5/19/2016.