Our Mission at Kentucky Trucking Association
"To promote the trucking industry by educating governmental entities, the general public, customers and related industry groups, through advocacy, career development, and the support of value-added programs enhancing industry safety and productivity".
National Trucking News
Sunday, September 6, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Location: North America
Brake Safety Week September 6 - 12, 2015, is part of the week-long Operation Airbrake program, sponsored by CVSA and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Antilock braking system (ABS) malfunction indicator lamps will also be checked, and inspectors will check brake components and measure pushrod stroke where applicable, CVSA says. Defective or out-of-adjustment brakes will result in the vehicle being placed out of service. Visit http://www.cvsa.org/programs/brake-safety-week-2015.php for more information.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 11:30 AM
Location: Holiday Inn, 4110 Dixie HWY, Louisville, KY
Understanding DOT Federal Regulations. Presented by The Little Clinic
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Location: Oxmoor Country Club, Louisville, KY
visit www.kytrucking.net at the online store and upcoming events to register.
Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Location: Pine Mountain State Park
DOT Compliance 101 will give student(s) a basic understanding of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.The course will include a series on the 5 common mistakes made by transportation companies that have led to lawsuits and punitive damages. Class time 8:00am-12:00pm (local time) Register at www.kytrucking.net
Kentucky Trucking Association members put safety first through improved driver training, investment in advanced safety technologies and active participation in industry safety initiatives at the local, state and national levels.