Central Freight Lines Inc. is fully committed to safety and quality while providing dependable
transportation service to it’s valued customers. This commitment is the basic philosophy of our entire
organization and is reflected in the standards and corporate policies that continually promote performance
excellence in all phases of our operation.
At Central Freight Lines, safety is regarded as a fundamental value of the organization and without
exception, is the responsibility of every employee at all levels. The Corporate Safety Statement is the
basis by which Central will do business. At Central, the prevention of accidents and injuries is of such
importance that safety will be given first consideration at all times.
Central intends to comply with all applicable safety regulations and expects the same from its
employees. Central also expects its employees to be rested, sober, substance free, and emotionally able
to make prudent decisions regarding safety and job tasks. Every employee must report to work ready to
safely perform all job assignments. All employees are responsible to advise their supervisor if they are
unfit for duty for any reason. Every employee will be expected to maintain safe work habits, safe work
conditions, safe equipment, and overall behavior that reflects compliance with the intent of this statement.
Accidents resulting in personal injury, property damage and loss of equipment-use represent needless
suffering and waste. The safety of our employees, our operation, and the public is paramount. Every
reasonable effort must be made to reduce the possibility of accidents and injuries.
Safety shall take precedence over expediency or short cuts at all times. Any person who forsakes safety
in order to expedite “getting the job done” is neither fulfilling the intent of this statement nor abiding by
This company’s most valuable asset is its employees. Each employee is empowered to take immediate
action to eliminate unsafe conditions in the workplace. All unsafe acts or conditions must be reported and
corrected immediately. Please work safely.