Choptank Freight Lines LLC has been awarded with a platinum award by Great Western Casualty Company as part of the 2011 National Safety Awards Program.

The 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 is the third year in a row that Choptank has won a nationally recognized safety award, according to the company.