What is the best part of being a van operator?
(360 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
Meeting/Working with People Across the Country
Freedom of the Highway (Not Working in an Office)
Entrepreneurship (Run Own Business)
Being a Part of the Trucking Community
Other (traveling, helping families, driving, etc.)
How long have you been a van operator with Atlas?
Less than 1 year
16+ years or more
How many weeks per year do you spend on the road?
Less than 20 weeks
More than 40 weeks
How many miles per year do you normally drive your truck?
Less than 50,000
125,000 or more
On average, how many miles do your trips run?
Why did you choose to join Atlas as a van operator?
(361 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
Other (customer service, variety of loads, freight types, etc.)
What is your level of satisfaction with being an Atlas van operator?
Extremely satisfied – I love my job!
Reasonably Satisfied – life’s good!
Somewhat satisfied – Okay overall.
Could be better.
How likely are you to recommend joining Atlas to friends or colleagues on the road?
What are you doing to be more eco-friendly while on the road?
(352 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
Limiting unnecessary idling
Use Prepass/EZ Pass/Best Pass
Use reusable grocery bags
Use reusable drink containers
Recycle aluminum, glass and plastic containers
Taking advantage of hotel conservation programs like reusing towels
Buying organic or locally grown foods
Use driver assist apps
Use Biodiesel fuels
Use aerodynamic skirts
Use IdleAir or other TSE
Use battery operated HVAC (i.e. ParkSmart, etc.)
Other (driving best mileage speeds, etc.)
Okay, you're finally off the road. What's your favorite pastime when you're not working?
(356 respondents - Exceeds 100% due to multiple responses)
Hang out with family/friends
Have a relaxing dinner
Go on vacation
Go hunting or fishing
Spend time on a favorite hobby
Go to a sporting event
Go to a movie
Other (ride motorcycle, attend concerts, do honey-do lists/maintenance/work around house/yard, relax at home, play poker, go to gym, coach softball, etc.)
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