Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Call on Washington
Alabama fleet owners and other trucking executives will gather in Washington D.C. promoting the industry to state Members of Congress, key congressional staff, federal regulators, fellow industry leaders, and American Trucking Associations staff. Their mission is to discuss legislation and regulations... Read more
Sunday, September 13, 2020
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, September 13-19, 2020, is when America’s trucking industry takes the time to honor all professional truck drivers for their hard work and commitment in tackling one of our economy's most demanding and important jobs. These 3.5 million professional men and women... Read more
Friday, May 29, 2020
Alabama Truck Driving Championships
ATA's annual skills competition for member fleets drivers. With more than 100 professional truck drivers expected to compete in nine vehicle classes, this is our Safety & Maintenance Management Council's largest, most exciting event, by far. Contestants compete in fleet safety knowledge, driving... Read more
Monday, March 23, 2020
Fleet Safety Awards
We know you have talented, hard-working folks working for your operations. Why not recognize their dedication to be the best? Nominate your top employees for one of ATA’s Annual Fleet Safety Awards, including Fleet Manager of the Year; Safety Professional of the Year; Maintenance Professional of the... Read more
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
ATA recognizes top fleets, managers at annual safety banquet
The Alabama Trucking Association Safety and Maintenance Management Council showcased its safest fleets, drivers and fleet managers at the group’s annual Fleet Safety Awards Banquet held March 25 in Birmingham, Ala.The event, co-sponsored by Carrier Transicold South, McGriff Tire and Service Co., Nextran... Read more
Friday, August 31, 2018
ATA accepting nominations for new Road Team captains
The Alabama Trucking Association is asking for driver nominations for two new Road Team captains. Applicants will audition before a panel of independent judges, speaking for approximately five minutes on any subject they choose. After which they will answer questions from the judges. Nominees... Read more
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Board of Directors Meeting + Officers Installation – Montgomery, Ala.
ATA's annual end of the fiscal year executive meeting for board members only. Following the board meeting, we install our executive leaders for the upcoming fiscal year. All Association members are cordially invited to attend the installation ceremony and reception. For more information contact Jane... Read more
Friday, June 22, 2018
Check out the newest edition of Alabama Trucker magazine
The latest edition of Alabama Trucker, the official publication of the Alabama Trucking Association is ready for your review. This quarter we showcase all that makes your Association a powerful advocate for the state’s trucking industry: our member firms and their employees -- and their... Read more
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
ATRI seeks for-hire motor carrier operational cost data for annual report
The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) is requesting data for its annual Operational Costs of Trucking report. Among the for-hire fleet metrics being requested by ATRI are driver pay, fuel costs, insurance premiums and lease or purchase payments. Carriers are asked to provide full-year... Read more