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C.R. England increases driver pay

Pay increase of 12 percent linked with new training program

January 11, 2016
by MM&D Online Staff

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah—North American Refrigerated transportation provider CR England is modifying its training programs and offering an associated pay increase of more than 12 percent for drivers in England’s Phase 2 training program.

Effective January 4, drivers upgrading out of the company’s Phase 1 training transitioned into the new Phase 2 program. Phase 2 replaces a recently discontinued program.

“These changes in our training programs will further reinforce our commitment to our highly esteemed driver force,” CEO Chad England said. “We are confident that these enhancements will positively affect drivers in training. In addition to the pay increase of 12.3 percent for drivers coming right out of Phase 1 training, the new Phase 2 program adds an emphasis on career growth and development for our professional drivers working at CR England.”