THOMASVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 1, 2016) — Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. received the ATA 2016 Excellence in Trucking Claims and Loss Prevention Award.
Every year, the American Trucking Association (ATA) Transportation Security Council honors the company with a consistently low ratio in cargo claims and a proven loss prevention program. Old Dominion won this award for the fourth consecutive year. It is the only nationally recognized award of its kind in the trucking industry.
Terry Hutchins, OD VP of field services & real estate, said, "As a long-time member of the ATA, we are thrilled to be recognized for our commitment to delivering shipments error free. An award based on factors such as, claims ratio, loss prevention education, delivered error ratio and claims filed per shipment showcases OD's dedication to serving our customers."
The ATA stated, "The award is a recognition of Old Dominion's commendable freight claims management processes and loss prevention programs, its ability to continuously reduce its claim/loss ratio and its exemplary service."
Geoff Stephany, OD director of security and claims, accepted the award on the company's behalf at the ATA Safety and Security Conference in Oklahoma City, OK.
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About Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODFL) is a leading, less-than-truckload ("LTL"), union-free company providing premium service to all its customers. OD offers regional, inter-regional and national LTL service. In addition to its core LTL services, the company offers its customers a broad range of logistics services including ground and air expedited transportation, supply chain consulting, transportation management, truckload brokerage, container delivery and warehousing. In addition, Old Dominion offers a consumer product for household moving: OD Household Services. Through strategic partnerships, the Company also offers international freight forwarding services throughout the world. Old Dominion's claims ratio and on-time record are among the best in the industry. For more than 80 years, Old Dominion has been helping the world keep promises.
Recently, Old Dominion was recognized with the following acknowledgements for company leadership in the industry:
•The ATA Transportation Security Council awarded OD with its 2016 Excellence in Claims and Loss Prevention Award for the fourth consecutive year.
•Mastio & Company ranked Old Dominion as No. 1 National LTL carrier for the seventh consecutive year.
•ATA 2016 President's Trophy Award winner in the Over 100 Million Miles category
•2016 SmartWay Excellence Award winner.
•Inbound Logistics magazine recognized Old Dominion as a 2016 Top 100 Trucker and named the company to its 75 Green Supply Chain Partners (G75) list for the sixth consecutive year.
•For the seventh consecutive year, Logistics Management honored OD with its Quest for Quality Award.
•SupplyChainBrain named ODFL in its 2016 "100 Great Supply Chain Partners" listing.
•NASSTRAC honored the company as 2016 Multi-Regional LTL Carrier of the Year for the fourth consecutive year.
•Forbes Magazine named Old Dominion one of America's Best Employers in 2015
•Fortune named CEO David Congdon to its 2015 Businessperson of the Year list.
•Commercial Carrier Journal ranked OD No. 10 on the 2015 Top 250 Carriers list.
•Forbes Magazine named Old Dominion as one of America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies for three consecutive years.
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