I started seeing the bigger picture of what was happening here. In Tallahassee, our voice needed to be heard as far as trucking and business in general. I could see what effect the association was having on laws, whether that be Worker’s Comp or the tag issue. At one point back in 2009, they were going to raise tag fees by 100 percent. The Florida Trucking Association was one of the voices that got it reduced to 35 percent. It saved me a lot of money, but also every citizen on their tags and registration fees.
In the first year since its official launch at the 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., Trucking Moves America Forward has reached its initial goal of $1 million in…read more →
Did you know that JJ Keller & Associates provides FREE webinars on various topics relating to the trucking industry? These are free to FTA members. Check out the ever-updating list…read more →
On Wednesday, March 18, 2015, Robert Gonzalez (Ryder System) dominated the field at the 2015 Florida SuperTech competition in Orlando. In addition, our first Student Champion in the competition was…read more →
Registration is now open for the 2015 Florida Truck Driving Championships! Use our new online registration system to enter your drivers for the competition. It's completely online, easy and secure.…read more →
Today we opened the nomination period for the annual FTA Safety Management Awards, sponsored by the FTA Safety Management Council. This is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your fleet, drivers…read more →
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