Truck safety group challenges ATA on crash fault claims

| February 27, 2013

The American Trucking Associations has received a letter from the Truck Safety Coalition that blasts the association for its recently released report regarding crash fault and accountability.

Group asks DOT to push back hours of service date

| January 29, 2013

In a letter sent to FMCSA last week, ATA asked the agency to reschedule the date that the new hours of service rule goes into effect.

Supreme Court will hear ATA case against Port of Los Angeles

| January 17, 2013

ATA's lawsuit against the Port of Los Angeles' and its 2008 requirements of carriers in regards to using only company drivers and not independent contractors is heading to the U.S. Supreme Court.

The smell of an EOBR by any other name

| January 15, 2013

If you're an EOBR mandate supporter, is "electronic logging device" or "electronic log" any sweeter? Public debate over the mandate suggests, well, roses.

Monday round-up: Twisted traffic light, missing person, CSA No. 1 concern

| November 05, 2012

Imagine pulling up to a 75-signal traffic light -- would you ignore it? And: CSA is increasingly under fire from the industry, more on a missing Oklahoma teenager.

How to get caught up for the election

| October 18, 2012

The Haul the Vote website provides a great resource for getting registered to vote, seeing who will be on your ballot, and learning about issues inside and outside of trucking.

Ken Lund: 75K broker bond no ‘large broker’ move

| October 02, 2012

A Transportation Intermediaries Association board member objects to characterizations of the the organization as serving the interests only of large brokerages.

ATA hosting appreciation events nationwide

| September 18, 2012

ATA is encouraging fleets and shippers to offer days off, goodie bags and other tokens of driver appreciation.

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