ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At their annual
conventions, the Nebraska, South Dakota and Iowa state trucking
associations each recognized the safety record of less-than-truckload
freight carrier Con-way Freight, a subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW),
by presenting the company with a Great West Fleet Safety Award.
At the Nebraska Trucking Association's convention held this month in
Omaha, the company received a Great West Safety Award Certificate for its
safety rating being significantly less than the state's average fleet
rating. The South Dakota Trucking Association awarded the company a Great
West Safety Award for an outstanding safety record in the 1.8 to 2-million
miles driven category. The Iowa Motor Trucking Association honored the
company with a Great West Award in the over 10-million miles driven
"These awards and other safety recognitions we receive regularly,
demonstrate how serious Con-way personnel are about safety when driving and
how well they adhere to our very demanding safety procedures on the dock
when physically moving freight," said David McClimon, president of Con-way
Freight. "A superior safety record is good for Con-way, our customers and
the motoring public," added McClimon.
Con-way Freight is a transportation and services company that provides
day-definite less-than-truckload freight delivery services for commercial
and industrial businesses in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and
Mexico. All Con-way Freight operating components are ISO certified for 9001
and 14001, C-TPAT/PIP, ACE and CSA certified and FAST highway carriers.
Con-way Freight is a subsidiary of San Mateo, California-based Con-way
Inc. (NYSE: CNW), a $4.2 billion freight transportation, logistics, supply
chain management and trailer manufacturing company. Further information
about Con-way Freight and additional press releases are available via the
Internet at ... http://www.con-way.com/freight .
SOURCE Con-way Freight