June 24, 2021
South Sioux City, Nebraska – Nationwide Express, Inc & Nationwide Distribution Services. were presented a Platinum award by Great West Casualty Company and Joe Morten & Son for the 2020 National Safety Awards Program. This marks the 12th consecutive year that Nationwide Express has earned the award from Great West with Platinum being the highest honor bestowed, and the 5th consecutive year for NDS. This award recognizes motor carriers who have achieved minimal year-end crash results and have demonstrated a commitment to promoting safe driving practices and workplace safety within their company.
Nationwide Express and Nationwide Distribution Services are a dedicated carrier and warehousing facility who began operations in 1980. With corporate headquarters located in Shelbyville, TN and operations located in AL, AR, GA, KY, MS, OK, TN and TX, the management team at Nationwide is constantly striving for safety improvement. Great West Casualty congratulates their efforts to make the roads safer for the motoring public.
“Without companies like Nationwide Express and Nationwide Distribution Services and others in the trucking and warehousing industry, our country would come to a virtual standstill,” said Randall Oligmueller, President of Joe Morten & Son, Inc. “More than 32 million trucks are traveling down the road daily. With this award, Nationwide Express and Nationwide Distribution Services sets the standard for other trucking and warehousing companies to follow. To reach this achievement in the midst of a pandemic further clarifies their roles of essential workers.”
Joe Morten & Son, Inc. has been partnering with trucking companies for more than eighty years. Joe Morten & Son, Inc. is the only agency owned by Great West Casualty Company, the premier provider of insurance products and services for truckers.