2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

The new RVs Move America Economic Impact Study, released June 3, 2019 at the annual meeting of RVIA, revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supporting nearly 600,000 jobs, contributing more than $32 billion in wages, and paying more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes. The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

Great Alaskan Holidays Receives Safety Performance Award

Wed Jul 25, 2018
Author: RV News Staff

Great Alaskan Holidays, Alaska’s largest RV rental, sales, and service business headquartered in Anchorage, has just been awarded the Outstanding Safety Performance Award from Republic Indemnity.

Republic Indemnity’s Outstanding Safety Performance Award is based on a recipient’s ability to demonstrate and display excellence in safety performance in an injury-free work environment for an entire year running. Delivering on exceptional safety techniques and practices, Great Alaskan Holidays has now been elevated to a "Superior" rating by Republic Indemnity, with an accident-free, claims-free zero loss ratio for all of 2017. A Superior rating is achieved by only a few organizations in the State of Alaska.

“On a consistent, hourly basis, Great Alaskan Holidays places the safety and well-being of its employees as the highest of priorities,” says Matt Miller, the firm’s senior vice president of operations. “As much as our customers expect and receive a great experience with Great Alaskan Holidays, our employees deserve a safe work environment to report to every day. This is something we are extremely proud of here.”

Republic Indemnity, headquartered in Encino, California, is a worker’s compensation provider offering coverage to businesses in all of the Western United States. The firm provides high-level services and outcomes for clients by developing innovative solutions that meet the needs of their policyholders, and their independent insurance agents and brokers.