Congratulations to the 2017 LRTAV Griffith Goodall Insurance Brokers – Young Driver Award winner – Neil Winslade. Neil was presented with his award at the recent LRTAV Annual Conference conducted at Torquay in August 2017. Neil is a loyal and valued employee of O’Sullivan’s Livestock Transport. (Pictured below with wife Bianca, Sam O’Sullivan & Les Smith from O’Sullivan’s) The Judging panel were very impressed with the four finalists put forward this year, and commented that with the calibre of entrants this year is an indication that the future of the Rural Transport Industry is in good hands. They were particularly impressed with Neil’s professionalism towards his chosen profession, quietly spoken & well presented – Neil is held in very high regard from his peers & is recognised for his proactive attitude towards animal welfare. This years Runner up, Karl Morley, has been a driver for several years working in the Central Victoria region. We thank Griffith & Goodall Insurance Brokers for their generous support of the LRTAV Young Driver Award 2017. This year, for the first time – Griffith Goodall Insurance Brokers also presented each Finalist with a branded vest – recognising their achievement as a finalist.
LRTAV will be running the award once again in 2018, so if you see a young driver under 35 years old doing the right thing keep them in mind for next years award.