March 21, 2014

The ASLRRA is proud to announce the winners of our Safety Awards for the year 2013. These awards - the Safety Person of the Year, Safety Professional of the Year, Most Improved Award, the President's Awards, Jake Awards with Distinction, and Jake Awards - have been made possible through the generous sponsorship of the ASLRRA Safety Awards Program by our Safety Awards Program Sponsors, who are listed below. The Safety Program enables the ASLRRA to recognize the continued efforts of our members to maintain a high level of safety.

2013 was a successful year from a safety standpoint for ASLRRA member railroads. 295 railroad members earned Jake Awards with Distinction for reaching the ultimate goal of achieving a 0.00 FSI for the entire year. 28 additional railroads received Jake Awards for having an injury rate lower than the industry average of 2.42. To view a list of all safety award winners, click here.

A special and sincere thank you goes out to the sponsors of the 2013 ASLRRA Safety Awards Program:

Titanium Level
Genesee & Wyoming Inc.
Greenville & Western Railway Company, LLC
NARS/National Academy of Railroad Sciences
OmniTRAX, Inc.

Steel Level
Aiken Railway Company, LLC
Georgetown Rail Equipment Company
Rio Grande Pacific Corporation
Watco Companies LLC

Iron Level
Adrian & Blissfield Rail Road Company
Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Co.
Liberty International Underwriters