Owner-operators and small to medium sized fleet owners have been, and will continue to be, an integral part of our future. As true professionals owner-operators enjoy a high degree of productivity and financial security and have helped us reach a level of success that few carriers ever achieve.
Orientation is three days in Omaha, Nebraska. Hunt will supply breakfast, lunch and dinner for all owners. Hunt will provide a two or three day motel room reimbursement at our corporate rate if owner elects to stay in their tractor during orientation.
The best in the industry, allowing an authorized family member to ride along at no cost to the driver.
Authorized passengers are as follows:
- Spouse, which includes “common law” spouse where permitted by law
- Spouse and one child, step-child or grandchild 4 years or younger.
- One child, foster-child, stepchild or grandchild 5 through 18 years of age, with or without the non-driving spouse.
Tractor Insurance and Related Coverages
- Blanket Physical Damage – Based on the value of your tractor – available through Capitol Casualty Company.
- Bobtail Coverage – Available through Capitol Casualty Company at a cost of $30 to $41 per month.
- Workers Compensation Coverage – For most states, available through Hunt at a cost of $180 per month.
Tires and Parts
When possible, Hunt will pass on its national account prices for tires and parts. At several select maintenance locations Hunt will be able to work on an Owner-Operator’s tractor.
Tractor Lease / Trade Sale Program
Hunt has a tractor purchase program allowing an Owner to buy equipment more economically. In certain situations Hunt may be able to take the Owner-Operators present tractor in on trade.
Fuel Network / Fuel Subsidy
Owner-Operators can purchase company fuel at the company facilities at cost and receive discounts at authorized fuel network locations. When national fuel prices index exceeds a specified level, Owner-Operators will receive a fuel subsidy for loaded miles.
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