Honoring America’s Heroes: Wreaths Across America’s Trucking Tributes and the Vital Role of Professional Drivers

Assured Telematics is incredibly proud to have been featured in an article written by Wreaths Across America, as well as having the opportunity to participate in a radio interview. It is a privilege to have our story shared, and we encourage you to read the summary below or click the links provided to visit the webpage and listen to the radio interview directly.

The article highlights the crucial role that professional drivers and trucking companies play in the Wreaths Across America mission. These drivers transport the majority of veterans' wreaths, enabling millions of veterans to be honored and remembered. Their unwavering dedication ensures that veterans’ wreaths reach their final resting places, allowing millions of heroes to be honored and remembered.

For example, in 2022, 609 truckloads of wreaths were delivered by 439 different carriers. During the busy months of November and December, these drivers come together in a unified effort to support the mission. Many of these drivers are military veterans themselves and consider the wreaths as the most precious cargo they transport.

Wreaths Across America shares their stories and motivations through their "Trucking Tributes" feature online and on their radio station. The article also highlights Assured Telematics (ATI) and their contribution to Wreaths Across America by supporting the organization's transportation needs with their telematics solutions. Assured Telematics has been providing fleet management solutions and assisting customers with fleet and driver safety, efficiency, compliance, and sustainability for thirteen years.

About Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America is an organization that aims to remember, honor, and teach about the sacrifices made by servicemen and women throughout the year. While their most well-known event involves coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies in December, their mission extends beyond that single day. They work throughout the year to show support for veterans and their families, ensuring that their dedication and sacrifices are never forgotten.

On National Wreaths Across America Day, volunteers place wreaths on veterans' graves and are encouraged to speak the veteran's name, express gratitude for their service, and reflect on their life. This event is accompanied by wreath-laying ceremonies held at cemeteries nationwide, and Wreaths Across America also organizes special memorial ceremonies to honor and remember those who have served.

In 2022, 609 truckloads of wreaths were delivered by 439 different carriers.