Portland, OR (PRWEB) April 27, 2012
KOOL PAK°, LLC announced today that the company has won both the Oregon Trucking Association’s (OTA) Grand Champion Safety award and a first place in the OTA’s Fleet Safety Awards, Common Carrier Less-Than-Truckload (LTL)/Under 3 Million Miles.
This is the tenth time since 2002 the company’s excellent safety record has been recognized by the OTA. In 2011, KOOL PAK° had zero Department of Transportation recordable accidents in Oregon, a perfect record.
“Whether it’s to protect the public, our employees or our customers’ products, operating in the safest manner possible is priority number one at KOOL PAK°,” notes Steve Ness, CEO.
The OTA Grand Champion Award is awarded based on assessments of the company accident ratio, Safety Management Council activity, Truck Driving Championship participation, Spring Safety Conference attendance, safety awards and the company Safety Director’s level of safety industry involvement. Fleet Safety awards are given based on the company’s accident ratio.
Established in 1968, KOOL PAK°, LLC is the leading provider of worry-free, temperature-controlled LTL shipping. In addition to world-class transportation services, the company operates strategically placed terminals with refrigerated warehouse space in Oregon, Washington and Langley, British Columbia. KOOL PAK° delivers a higher level of service by being a proven, proactive, flexible extension of its customers’ business.