Trucking, Inc. is very proud to be have been honored with the
BNSF Damage Prevention Award for 1999.
Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company (BNSF), on
August 2, 2000, announced eight recipients of the first BNSF
Damage Prevention Award. The following companies were recognized
for consistently practicing safe loading procedures during 1999:
Hub Group, Inc.; J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.; Hyundai Corporation;
Yellow Freight System; The Boeing Company; Adolph Coors Company;
American Honda Motor Co., Inc.; and Aguilar
Warehousing & Distribution.
BNSF is composed of eight Consumer Products business segments.
Each year BNSF presents "The BNSF Damage Prevention Award"
to one shipper in each business segment. The recipients of this
award have successfully adhered to approved BNSF and AAR loading
methods, number of freight claims filed (not including derailments
or theft), and the customer claims to total customer revenue
also looks at requests from the shipper for assistance with
loading from BNSF's Damage Prevention Services (DPS) and cooperation
with DPS in correcting any unsafe loading practices. In addition,
BNSF evaluates the number of distress incidents and shipments
that are improperly loaded and can shift and create unsafe conditions.
Award Announcement, August 2, 2000