K. Arnold Hickman, CDS

Safety Consultant

With over 31 years of safety and compliance experience in the transportation industry, Arnold is well qualified to provide fleets with practical solutions, proven best practices and accurate guidance.

920.722.2848 ext. 4088 | khickman@jjkeller.com

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Core Competencies

  • Alcohol and controlled substances
  • Cargo securement
  • Claims management
  • Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA)
  • DOT compliance assessments, safety audits and investigations
  • Driver qualification
  • Electronic logging devices (ELDs)
  • Entry-level driver training
  • FMCSA regulatory guidance
  • Hours of service
  • Logistics
  • Policy, program and curriculum development
  • Security training/awareness
  • Supervisor and driver training
  • Vehicle inspections


  • Certified Director of Safety (CDS) - North American Transportation Management Institute (N ATMI)
  • OSHA 501 - Authorized General Industry Trainer
  • New Hire Driver Instructor

Professional Education/Experience

  • Safety Consultant, J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.
  • Sr. Division Logistics EHS Manager, Dean Foods
  • Route Sales Supervisor, Mayfield Dairy Farms
  • Route Sales Driver, Mayfield Dairy Farms
  • Associate of Arts, Hiwassee College

“Because every client’s situation is unique, I enjoy using my experience to help them address their specific safety and compliance challenges.”