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USA Truck Appoints Allen Lowry as Vice President, Safety and Risk Management

VAN BUREN, Ark., July 27, 2017 — USA Truck Inc. (Nasdaq: USAK), a leading capacity solutions provider headquartered in Van Buren, Arkansas, continues to build its executive leadership team, with the appointment of Allen Lowry as Vice President, Safety and Risk Management.

Mr. Lowry joins USA Truck with more than 25 years of safety, risk management and leadership experience in the transportation industry. He most recently served as Vice President of Safety, Security, OS&D and Risk Management for Navajo Express, Inc.

President and CEO James Reed expressed his excitement in adding Lowry to the team, “Safety is our number one priority at USA Truck. We are thrilled that Allen chose to help us continue to build a strong safety culture throughout our organization, and to create one of the safest fleets in the transportation industry. Allen is the latest addition to the all-star leadership team we have assembled here at USA Truck, and we believe he will be a tremendous asset with his extensive experience in safety and risk management.”

Lowry’s decision to join USA Truck follows a series of other highly respected industry professionals who have dedicated themselves to lead the revitalization of the over-the-road carrier and logistics solutions provider.

Mr. Lowry has an extensive background in Safety and Risk Management in the transportation sector through numerous leadership roles at Swift Transportation, Inc., Central Refrigerated Service, Inc., and Dick Simon Trucking, Inc. Mr. Lowry is NATMI certified, studied Law at Weber State University, and was a member of the U.S. Army Reserves, JAG.

About USA Truck

USA Truck provides comprehensive capacity solutions to a broad and diverse customer base throughout North America. Our Trucking and USAT Logistics divisions blend an extensive portfolio of asset and asset-light services, offering a balanced approach to supply chain management including customized truckload, dedicated contract carriage, intermodal and third-party logistics freight management services. For more information, visit usa-truck.com or usatlogistics.com.

Company Contact

Jason Bates

Executive Vice President &

Chief Financial Officer

USA Truck, Inc.

(479) 471-2637

Jason.Bates@usa-truck.com

 

David Turner

Senior Manager

Marketing

USA Truck, Inc.

(479) 471-6416

David.Turner@usa-truck.com

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