Tuesday, February 27, 2024
ATA announces Katie Britt to speak during Convention
Alabama Trucking Association leaders announced today that Sen. Katie Britt, a pioneering figure and a trailblazing Republican mom in the U.S. Senate, has been added to the lineup for the 2024 Alabama Trucking Annual Convention. Mark your calendars for May 2-5, 2024, and prepare to be captivated by the... Read more
Wednesday, February 14, 2024
ATRI reveals its top truck bottlenecks list
The American Transportation Research Institute has released its 13th annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America. The 2024 Top Truck Bottleneck List measures the level of truck-involved congestion at over 325 locations on the national highway system. The analysis,... Read more
Thursday, February 01, 2024
Join the SMMC in February for discussions on navigating litigation
In an increasingly litigious environment, the trucking industry faces unique challenges. To address these concerns, the Safety Management Council (SMMC) has organized a series of meetings aimed at empowering fleet owners and managers with crucial insights and strategies to navigate... Read more
Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Time is Running Out! Don’t miss your chance to enter SMMC Fleet Safety Awards
The Alabama Trucking Association Safety and Maintenance Management Council (SMMC) is reminding members that the deadline for the highly anticipated annual safety contest is approaching! The deadline to enter is Friday, February 9, 2024. This event, sponsored by SMMC, is a testament to... Read more
Friday, January 26, 2024
Alabama Trucking receives Strides For Safety Award from FMCSA
During the Alabama Trucking Association’s board meeting earlier this week, Clinton Seymour, Field Administrator for the Alabama Division of the Federal Motor Carrier Administration (FMCSA) Alabama Division, presented the Association with the agency’s prestigious Strides For Safety award. The award... Read more
Thursday, January 25, 2024
Alabama Trucking hires Josh Vaughn to lead advocacy and marketing
The Alabama Trucking Association announced today that it has hired Joshua Vaughn as Director of Advocacy and Marketing. Vaughn, who serves as vice president of marketing and communication for the Business Council of Alabama (BCA), will begin his new role on February 1, 2024. As an 11-year veteran... Read more
Wednesday, January 17, 2024
Alabama driver Lloyd Howell joins America’s Road Team
In a recent announcement, the American Trucking Associations (ATA) introduced its newest team of 24 professional truck drivers selected for the 2024-2025 America's Road Team.  Among them is Alabama driver Lloyd Howell of TCW, Inc.’s terminal in Birmingham. Howell served as an Alabama... Read more
Tuesday, January 09, 2024
Alabama Trucking proudly supports Truckers Against Trafficking and Human Trafficking Awareness Month
In observance of National Human Trafficking Prevention Month, the Alabama Trucking Association proudly announces its continued sponsorship and active participation in the Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT) organization. Recognizing the grave global crisis of human trafficking, which victimizes millions... Read more
Friday, December 29, 2023
Alabama Trucking unveils exentsive 2024 events and meeting calendar
The Alabama Trucking Association and its Safety & Maintenance Management Council are proud to announce the release of their 2024 events and meeting calendar. Packed with engaging and informative meetings, events and special gatherings, the calendar is a testament to the Association's continued commitment... Read more
Wednesday, December 06, 2023
Alabama Trucking joins coalition calling for modernization of security screening process for transportation workers
The Alabama Trucking Association recently joined 150 organizations representing trucking, rail, energy, organized labor, agriculture, third-party logistics providers, and other key supply chain stakeholders urging Congress to pass the Transportation Security Screening Modernization Act, a bill that seeks... Read more