ATA Daily Digest: 10.29.19

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 […]

ATA 2020 Driver Compensation Study

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

SmartWay Affiliate Program

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 […]

Alaska DOT&PF Recognizes National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Sept. 13, 2019 Contact: Meadow Bailey, (907) 451-2240, meadow.bailey@alaska.gov 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 […]