HHS Establishes Guidelines for Oral-Fluid Specimen Drug Testing The Department of Health and Human Services has established scientific and technical guidelines for the inclusion of oral fluid specimens for use in the Mandatory Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs. Driver Detention Time Creeps Upward Back in 2018, when freight hauling capacity became perhaps as […]
AMERICAN TRUCKING ASSOCIATIONS’ 2020 DRIVER COMPENSATION SURVEY : ATA Invites Fleets to Participate All for-hire and private motor carriers are invited to take part in ATA’s 2020 Driver Compensation Study, which aims to provide carriers with more accurate information on one of the trucking industry’s largest expenses—driver pay. VIEW FLYER
Hello Members, Here is information on how to participate in the SmartWay Affiliate program and the benefits of of participation: SmartWay Transport Partnership program is EPA’s global sustainability initiative and there is no cost to participate. Associations communicate their organization’s commitment to cleaner transportation by using the SmartWay brand that is recognized worldwide. State Trucking Associations […]
Registration is open for the Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse. To access the Clearinghouse once it is operational, authorized users will be required to request access from FMCSA by registering for the Clearinghouse. Registering this fall is the first step in ensuring you will be ready when the Clearinghouse is operational on January 6, 2020. Learn more […]
Enjoy the October 16th, 2019 ATA Daily Digest here.
The Alaska Railroad crossing at C Street & Whitney Road & C Street will be single lane only from 1:00PM to 3:00PM today to allow for painting to be completed. Flaggers are to be on sight to assist vehicles through the crossing during this time period.
Hello Members, Here is a synopsis of the issues addressed at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference and Exhibition (MCE) that our Executive Director attended this past week in San Diego, CA. View ATA Daily Digest
Friday, October 4th from 1PM to 4:15PM @ UAA’s West Campus Central Lot and North Campus Lot. VIEW FLYER
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 13, 2019 Contact: Meadow Bailey, (907) 451-2240, firstname.lastname@example.org Alaska DOT&PF Recognizes National Truck Driver Appreciation Week In Alaska, 94% of communities depend on trucking to receive goods. (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – The Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (DOT&PF) is recognizing National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Sept. 8-14. At weigh stations in Anchorage […]
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual Brake Safety Week is scheduled for Sept. 15-22 with a focus on brake hoses and tubing, and if the results of June’s 72-hour International Roadcheck inspection blitz are any indicator, trouble lies ahead for many operators. CVSA placed 12,019 trucks and 2,784 drivers out of service, accounting for a 17.9% […]