Trying to keep the decision makers and the general public informed is daunting. It’s difficult for people to have informed opinions without the knowledge, but it’s hard for them to understand transportation when it’s ‘behind the scenes.’ That’s why we believe membership and investment in the FTA is a good decision, business-wise. The more they are out there, telling the story of trucking and its importance to our overall economy—not to mention advocating for us in the regulatory arena—the more my company can focus on its core mission. We lean on the FTA for education, access, information and events that feed our esprit de corp. These are invaluable tools for us and we certainly see the return on investment.
Another new round of fraudulent USDOT letters dated October 6, 2014 are starting to circulate among motor carriers. The letters appear to be from the “U.S. Department of Transportation Procurement…read more →
Attention truckers driving through Central Florida! This fall, the Florida Department of Transportation begins construction on Interstate 75. The projects run from south of the Florida Turnpike to the Hernando…read more →
Do you have an idea for a way to recognize truck drivers during this special week?read more →
Important Announcement to Members So how and why is FTA booking the Sawgrass Marriott for October…and for only $119? We are dramatically expanding our last big gathering of 2014. The…read more →
A dash-cam video that surfaced this week of a trucker's reaction after witnessing a fiery crash paints a portrait of truckers that's good for the industry. In this video (which…read more →
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