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Finalists Announced For Trucking’s Top Rookie Program

Randall-Reilly Business Media & Information has announced the finalists in its Trucking’s Top Rookie contest. The program, which received 29 nominations this year, is designed to increase pride and professionalism among new drivers, and to promote truck driving as a ... August 20th, 2012

FedEx Freight’s Don Logan is 2012 Bendix National Truck Driving Championships Grand Champion

Don Logan, a FedEx Freight professional truck driver from Topeka, Kan., was named the 2012 Bendix National Truck Driving Championships Grand Champion. Don’s driving skills and knowledge of transportation and truck safety information topped those of 425 other professional drivers ... August 17th, 2012

Obama Administration’s Final Hours-of-Service Rule Puts Safety in the Backseat

Today, leaders of the American Trucking Associations expressed their frustration and disappointment that the Obama administration issued an unjustified final rule governing hours-of-service that will do nothing to improve highway safety, but will very likely increase the risk of truck-involved ... December 22nd, 2011

Nation’s Best Truck Drivers Provide Life-Saving Tips to Motorists During Thanksgiving Day Travel

Over 42.5 million motorists are expected to travel over 50 miles this Thanksgiving Holiday (Wednesday - Sunday), according to AAA. Elite professional truck drivers with millions of accident-free miles will offer advice on how to navigate safely through highway ... November 18th, 2011

Graves: ‘Inviting, Long Road Ahead for Trucking’

GRAPEVINE, Texas, Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In his annual State of the Industry Address, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Bill Graves said that despite the prevailing political and economic uncertainty in the country, the United States and the ... October 17th, 2011

ATA Congratulates Safety Expert on International Distinction

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The American Trucking Associations (ATA) congratulates Dr. Ron R. Knipling on receiving the Order of Merit, one of the highest recognitions ... February 1st, 2011

ATA, Codega Add Safety Training Videos

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The American Trucking Associations and Codega say their trucking safety videos feature the latest in educational animation technology to help hold drivers’ attention.... March 1st, 2010