NEWARK, NJ – An Elizabeth man is among 58 elite UPS drivers from New Jersey inducted into the Circle of Honor, an honorary organization for UPS drivers who have achieved 25 or more years of accident-free driving.
Jose Argueta of Elizabeth was among those announced who were inducted into the Circle of Honor. Branco’s UPS work location is the Meadowlands area. The Atlanta-based company said there were 1,436 worldwide drivers inducted into the Circle of Honor.
According to UPS, New Jersey boasts 321 Circle of Honor drivers with a combined 9,253 years of accident-free driving. George Lodovico of Vineland is the state’s senior-most safe driver, with 48 years of accident-free driving under his belt. There are 3,977 total full-time UPS drivers in New Jersey.
Globally, the most seasoned UPS Circle of Honor driver is Thomas Camp of Livonia, Michigan with 56 years of driving without an accident. One hundred twenty-six others have logged at least 40 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 Scott Bremerman, president, UPS East Region. “Their attention to detail has kept them safe and has helped improve public safety.”