About Kentucky Trucking Association

Our Mission

Our Mission is to promote the trucking industry by educating governmental entities, the general public, customers and related industry groups, though advocacy, supplying value added programming and enhancing industry safety and productivity.


What is the Kentucky Trucking Association?

Kentucky Trucking Association is a trade association representing the interests of, and acting as the voice for Kentucky’s trucking industry.


Who is Kentucky Trucking Association?

Kentucky Trucking Association is comprised of over 300 members (growing daily) predominantly motor carriers, but including companies who supply goods and services to the industry. A 32 member Board of Directors and a 9 member Executive Committee lead the association. Kentucky Trucking Association is affiliated with the American Trucking Associations (ATA).

Established in 1962, as a non-profit corporation, Kentucky Trucking Association exists to ensure that the public and policy makers have a complete understanding of the trucking industry and the issues that affect them. Kentucky Trucking Association also provides cooperative services to members.

Kentucky Trucking Association is highly visible in its efforts to encourage legislation and regulations that are fair to the trucking industry, as well as the public. Kentucky Trucking Association provides seminars to educate motor carriers on management, safety and regulatory issues.


Standard of Excellence

Recently, Kentucky Trucking Association received ATA's highest award for its safety initiatives. Kentucky Trucking Association actively promotes highway safety through such programs as Kentucky’s Road Team, Kentucky Truck Driving Championships, Kentucky Trucking Association Safety Council, Kentucky Trucking Association Maintenance Council, and the Kentucky Alliance for Motor Vehicle Safety (KAMVS).

Kentucky Trucking Association has recently encouraged the passage of legislation to promote safety and remedy the economic conditions that have hurt the industry for many decades.


Where is Kentucky Trucking Association?

Kentucky Trucking Association's state headquarters are located at 617 Shelby Street in Frankfort, Kentucky 40601. Staff can be reached at 800-334-KMTA (5682) or at kentuckytruckingassociation+kytrucking+net.