American Trucking Association COVID-19 Hub

The COVID-19 pandemic is a rapidly evolving situation with ramifications for the economy, interstate commerce and America’s trucking industry. Our COVID-19 Update Hub will provide members and industry stakeholders with timely, fact-based information to answer frequently asked questions and address common challenges that arise from the pandemic and national response. This page will be updated regularly with information […]

CISA Guidance Template Letter for Company Drivers

Some folks have requested a template of a letter/notice for drivers to carry in their cabs that spells out “Truck Drivers have been designated as essential critical infrastructure workers by the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency”. Be advised, the use of this or any other similar type letter is NOT required anywhere, […]

FMCSA COVID-19 Drug & Alcohol Testing Guidance

To help ensure the safety and well-being of everyone, while also ensuring that we continue to meet our mission, we are providing the following guidance in effect until May 30, 2020 (90 days from the date proclaimed as the beginning of the national emergency in the President’s Proclamation on Declaring a National Emergency Concerning the Novel Coronavirus […]

Drivers could face hurdles in renewing CDL, DOT medical card

Today’s announcement includes a “Notice of Enforcement Policy” and “Waiver” regarding expiring driver’s licenses and medical examiner’s certificates – for drivers who had current credentials as of March 1 – allowing FMCSA to exercise its enforcement discretion to not take enforcement action in certain cases when a commercial learners’ permit, CDL or Medical Certificate is […]

Latest CDL Guidance from the FMCSA

Drug testing guidance focused specifically on the FMCSA regulated community was posted on the Emergency Declaration page  In addition to discussing other matters, this guidance provides information and guidance relating to how to handle random testing when some tests are unable to be completed.

DOT&PF will blast a large rock mass on Seward Highway at MP 108, Friday, March 20

For Immediate Release: March 18, 2020 For Information: Shannon McCarthy (907) 269-0448, DOT&PF will blast a large rock mass on Seward Highway at MP 108 Drivers asked to expect extended closure to remove fallen rock (Anchorage) – Staff with the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (DOT&PF) Seward Highway Rock Fall Mitigation project […]

Info for Haul Rd Group: Dalton Drill Rig Move – Dates will change

For questions, or if you would like to receive status updates during the move, please email Please note that the highlighted times are adjusted slightly from the original published schedule. On Saturday, Feb. 22, at 4 a.m., Accumulate Energy Alaska, Inc., in partnership with Cruz Construction and Nordic, will begin moving a large drill rig on […]