For a truck driver in Minnesota, the winter months can spell days full of anxiety and uncertainty.
Growing up on a farm in Kansas, Don Logan had a love for big equipment. At 14, he got his first job with a farmer's permit, driving a grain truck for his uncle.
Today, American Trucking Associations and ATA’s Share the Road highway safety program provide tips for safe driving ahead of Thanksgiving weekend.
This week, American Trucking Associations and America’s Road Team are observing Traffic Incident Response Week and encourage all motorists to responsibly react to emergency responders.
This Veterans Day, American Trucking Associations and America’s Road Team recognize the men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and thank the thousands of veterans who continue to serve America as trucking industry professionals.
Today, the Share the Road highway safety program wrapped up a month in which professional truck drivers toured high schools in Virginia and West Virginia teaching safe driving skills to thousands of students.
Hearing the news that a technology leader such as Apple developed a software update that will promote safer driving is amazing. As a truck driver, I have to be very aware of my surroundings at all times, and the risk added to doing my job by other motorists texting and driving goes up dramatically for myself and everyone else on the road. Being able to prevent accidents and save lives is my main focus, so having tech companies create features on phones that will prevent distracted driving is a great idea that should receive more attention. I hope this is the first of many steps technology companies take in eliminating the distracted driving epidemic.
Today, the American Trucking Associations’ Technology and Maintenance Council announced that Mark McLean, a FedEx Freight technician from Montgomery, New York, had won his third Grand Champion title at the National Technicians Skills Competitions, most in
The full results of the 2017 TMC National Technicians Skills Competitions - TMCSuperTech and TMCFutureTech.
Today, American Trucking Associations’ Technology and Maintenance Council announced that 104 competitors have moved on to the finals of the National Technician Skills Competition – TMCSuperTech.