“IRU Professional Driver Diploma of Honour” awards given by the International Road Transport Union (IRU) to the drivers driving their vehicles safely and displaying their loyalty to their companies and the professional codes of practice have been given to their winners. Mars Logistics has become the company receiving the highest number of Honour Awards with its 20 drivers this year.
A traditional iftar (fast-breaking meal) night hosted by International Road Transport Union (IRU) was organized at Istanbul Yeşilköy WOW Hotel on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. In the iftar night held with the participation of Cem Murat Yıldırım, Istanbul Transportation Regional Manager, Adrian Albu, Istanbul Deputy General Delegate of IRU, and nearly 1.000 people from the public, non-governmental organizations, and the representatives of companies that are members of IRU; “IRU Diploma of Honour Award” and “IRU Driver of the Year” awards were given to their winners.
A total of 1214 Professional Drivers from 28 countries were found worthy of this award after successfully passing from the evaluation made by the Board of Directors of IRU. Mars Logistics has become the firm with the highest number of awards with 20 drivers awarded with “2015 IRU Professional Driver Diploma of Honour” awards given to 42 drivers from Turkey displaying proper conduct in accordance with the corporate rules and codes of practice this year. The drivers of Mars Logistics received their awards from Çetin Nuhoğlu, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of IRU.