Thursday, May 24, 2018
Roadcheck set for June 5-7 with focus on hours-of-service compliance
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck will take place June 5-7, 2018. Over that 72-hour period, commercial motor vehicle inspectors in jurisdictions throughout North America will conduct inspections of commercial motor vehicles and drivers. This year’s focus is on hours-of-service... Read more
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Have a sneak peak of the 2018 ATA Convention Program!
Join us April 26-28, 2018 in Destin, Fla. for the Alabama Trucking Association's 80th Annual Convention. Inside this program we offer a full run down of speakers, events and a full list of sponsors. For more info about the event visit the 2018 ATA Convention page here.   Read more
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
National ATA urges Congress to act on infrastructure funding
American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear called on Congress to set aside ideological partisanship and put forward a bold infrastructure investment package to address our nation’s deteriorating roads and bridges. “While ATA recognizes how difficult it is for Members of Congress... Read more
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
FMCSA offers extension for paper logs by users of ELD devices registered by J.J. Keller
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has granted an extension of time as authorized under 49 CFR 395.34 for any carrier using the electronic logging devices (ELD) models below registered by J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc., allowing the carrier’s drivers to continue to use paper... Read more
Friday, September 08, 2017
Governor Ivey issues supplement proclamation to ongoing state of emergency
With Hurricane Irma barreling toward South Florida, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey yesterday updated her Aug. 30, 2017 Proclamation to the ongoing State of Emergency in Alabama, extending the hours-of-service waiver for motor carriers and waive weight regulations on commercial vehicles transporting emergency-related... Read more