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Joe Cooper promotion

Effective August 27th, 2019, we are pleased to announce that Joe Cooper will assume the role as manager of Echo Forestry.  Joe brings many years of experience managing private landowner assets starting with Roy O Martin, Mitchell & Prewitt Consulting Foresters and Bayou Country Consulting Foresters.

New Employee – Erin Herrin

We are excited and proud to announce that Erin Herrin has accepted the role as East Texas Operations Manager for Walsh Timber Co. effective May 13th, 2019. Erin is from East Texas and is a graduate forester from Texas A&M.   Previously, she has worked for Weyerhaeuser in Arkansas and most recently with Georgia Pacific in procurement, logging administration  and site manager. Erin and her husband Jordy live in Lufkin and Jordy works as a State Forester for Texas A&M.

2018 LWCC Safest 70 Award Winner

Zwolle, Louisiana – May 8, 2019 – Walsh Timber Company is pleased to announce that our company has been chosen as one of the top 70 safest companies in 2018 by the LWCC (Louisiana Worker’s Compensation Corporation)

The selection process for this award begins with companies purchasing more than $20,000 of worker’s compensation insurance from LWCC for the last five years and having an experience modifier lower than 1.0 for the last two years.  There are more than 22,000 policy holders of LWCC and there are only 70 awards issued each year.  Companies are recognized for the excellence, outstanding performance and commitment to workplace safety.

We credit the outstanding safety record to our employees and their focus each day on safety at work, at home and while driving.

TEAM Safe Trucking

About TST | TEAM Safe Trucking

Together we can achieve MORE

Formed in 2015, TEAM Safe Trucking (TST) is a broad-based, non-profit volunteer group seeking to elevate the standard and performance of the American forest industry’s transportation sector, which organizers believe is the most serious issue confronting the wood fiber supply chain

Our Mission Statement

To reduce accidents through enhanced driver training and effective fleet management and to recruit new, safety-focused drivers to deliver a sustainable and profitable supply chain.
Training materials can be found at: https://teamsafetrucking.com/training-materials
Training videos can be found at: https://teamsafe.talentlms.com/