Dupré wins 1st Place in Tank/Hazardous Materials Division 2022 Louisiana Truck Driving Championships Winners Announced

Dupré Logistics is proud to announce that we have been named among LMTA’s Great West Fleet Safety Awards winners. Dupré Logistics won 1st place in the Tank/Hazardous Materials division. “We are thrilled to have our company’s hard work and dedication to safety recognized by the LMTA,” said Al Lacombe, Vice President of Safety and Risk Management “Safe Service is at the heart of our company culture and customer service.”

The Louisiana Motor Transport Association (LMTA), in partnership with Great West Casualty Company, named the 17 winners in the Louisiana Fleet Safety Awards competition held at the L’Auberge Baton Rouge on March 4-5, 2022. These awards identify trucking companies that have demonstrated an unparalleled commitment to safety, according to LMTA.

“The LMTA is proud of our members and their commitment to safety, not only on the road but also in their workplace culture,” said LMTA Executive Director Renee Amar. “Many of these Fleet Safety Award winners were impacted by Hurricane Ida, but still found a way to go above and beyond to improve safety on our highways while assisting in recovery efforts.”

Dupré Logistics, LLC is committed to our Environmental, Health, Safety, and Security (EHS&S) programs throughout the company. The Dupré Vision of being “the safest transportation and logistics company in North America” is a never-ending mission. Our management team is committed to the establishment and support of comprehensive EHS&S Programs for all departments and at all levels of activity within the organization.

We have a strong commitment to Regulatory Compliance and the regular review of all safety measurements. This means:

  • we strive to maintain the environment in its current state within our operations and the community in which we operate
  • we do not injure others or damage property of others
  • we operate our business with security in mind during all portions of our business
  • we continuously drive down Big 4 Accidents and personal injuries on a year-to-year basis
  • we win safety awards and receive positive recognition from the industry
  • we use technology to improve safety performance

No part of our job is so important that we cannot take time to do it safely. The full support of all team members is essential to the effectiveness of our Safety Program. Each employee has an obligation to cooperate fully in the Environmental, Health, Safety and Security Programs by helping to protect themselves, their fellow team members, and our stakeholders both internal and external. It is critical that we always have open and honest communication, adds Al LaCombe.

About Dupré Logistics

Dupré Logistics is a privately held, asset-based provider of transportation and logistics services that include energy and chemical transport, dedicated truck transportation, site logistics, and freight brokerage. They specialize in tanker, hazmat, and petrochemical transportation and complex supply chain solutions in industrial and consumer products. To learn more, visit www.duprelogistics.com.

About the Louisiana Motor Transport Association

Founded in 1939, LMTA represents trucking and related industry companies throughout the state and the nation. The association’s membership includes every type of motor carrier in Louisiana. The LMTA is the largest transportation trade organization in the State of Louisiana, as well as an officially recognized affiliate of the American Trucking Associations, Inc. in Washington, D.C. To learn more about the association, visit www.lmta.la.

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