Composites One Presented with 2012 Platinum Award from Great West Casualty Company

Award Recognizes Carrier Safety and is Company’s 11th Consecutive Win

Arlington Heights, Ill., June 12, 2013. Composites One LLC was presented the Platinum award by Great West Casualty Company as a part of the 2012 National Safety Awards Program. This is the 11th consecutive year that Composites One LLC has been named an award recipient.

The National Safety Awards Program recognizes carriers in similar operations (truckload and less than truckload) with awards based on their year-end preventable accident results. Carriers are eligible to receive a Platinum, Gold, Silver or Participatory award. This past year, the program drew more than 800 participants from across the country.

“The Composites One organization takes immense pride in being recognized again this year by Great West,” said Leon Garoufalis, President for Composites One. “Maintaining safety in all aspects of our day-to-day operations is a core value at Composites One and translates directly to our value proposition for customers in quality service and dependability. Our outstanding safety record is a result of our company-wide focus on safety and compliance.”

Great West Casualty Company is the nation’s leading provider of property and casualty insurance for the trucking industry. With more than 50 years of experience, Great West offers risk management, underwriting claims, and loss control services exclusively to the trucking industry. Great West is headquartered in South Sioux City, Neb., and has regional offices in Meridian, Idaho; Bloomington, Ind.; Knoxville, Tenn.; and Arlington, Texas.

Composites One is the nation’s leading distributor of composite materials serving customers from more than 30 locations in North America. Composites One offers composites fabricators and molders thousands of products from more than 400 of the industry’s top suppliers through a technical sales and customer service force that is the most knowledgeable in the industry. The company offers a variety of value added services that include closed mold technologies, technical applications reviews, and unmatched regulatory compliance assistance. Composites One is headquartered in Arlington Heights, Ill. To find more information visit or call 800-621-8003.