Fruita UPS driver honored for safety record

Scott Jelouchan of Fruita is among 27 UPS drivers  from Colorado inducted into the Circle of Honor in recognition of delivering packages for 25 or more years without an accident.

“My thanks go to all of them for their dedication and focus and for the countless lives they’ve saved,” said Kenneth Cherry, president of the UPS Desert Mountain District. “Their attention to detail has kept them safe and has helped us improve public safety.”

A total of 1,575 UPS drivers worldwide were inducted into the Circle of Honor, bringing the active ranks of that group to 9,349. They’ve collectively worked for 266,554 years and driven 14 billion miles without an accident.

UPS established its safe driving honor program in 1928. The company employs 1,698 full-drive drivers in Colorado.

The Business Times has served as the definitive source for Grand Junction business news since 1994. The journal offers news, views and advice you can use twice each month in print with daily updates online at
  • Connect With The Business Times Staff:
  • Facebook
Read More Articles by

Short URL:

Posted by on Mar 21 2017. Filed under Business People. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Post Your Thoughts Below

Comments are closed


Past Articles

The Business Times Newspaper . 609 North Avenue Suite #2 . Grand Junction, CO 81501 . 970-424-5133
Log in