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".

Events Feed

July 2016

OSHA/Workers Comp for Trucking Companies
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 8:00 AM
Location: Louisville-Wildwood Country Club
This course was developed to enhance the knowledge level of Kentucky employers who operate commercial motor vehicles by providing an overview of the Occupational Safety Health Act and how it impacts their operations. In addition, this course extends that discussion into the requirement for workers’ compensation insurance, its costs and benefits, and lastly how to manage the program. Class 8:00am-12:00pm

Mock Trial
Monday, July 25, 2016 at 5:30 PM
Location: Belterra Casino & Resort
KTA - IMTA - OTA Date: July 26, 2016 To All Members of the: KTA - IMTA - OTA Why: Have you ever been to a real trial to know what actually happens in the courtroom? Have you been selected for jury duty? This Mock Trial is sure to enlighten you. Fees: Registration fee on or before June 14 $129 Registration fee after June 14 $150 Location: Belterra Casino and Hotel, 777 Belterra Drive, Florence, Indiana 47020, (812) 427-7777 The Case: “Who is at fault for an accident that occurred on I-74 between a tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle? This disputed liability case involves a slow moving tractor-trailer that was rear-ended in the right hand lane of I-74, a preventability determination by the motor carrier, an admission by the truck driver to the police officer about regular maintenance problems with his truck and a company CSA Basic score of 81% on vehicle maintenance.”

Mock Trial
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 5:30 PM
Location: Belterra Casino & Resort
KTA - IMTA - OTA Date: July 26, 2016 To All Members of the: KTA - IMTA - OTA Why: Have you ever been to a real trial to know what actually happens in the courtroom? Have you been selected for jury duty? This Mock Trial is sure to enlighten you. Fees: Registration fee on or before June 14 $129 Registration fee after June 14 $150 Location: Belterra Casino and Hotel, 777 Belterra Drive, Florence, Indiana 47020, (812) 427-7777 The Case: “Who is at fault for an accident that occurred on I-74 between a tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle? This disputed liability case involves a slow moving tractor-trailer that was rear-ended in the right hand lane of I-74, a preventability determination by the motor carrier, an admission by the truck driver to the police officer about regular maintenance problems with his truck and a company CSA Basic score of 81% on vehicle maintenance.”

Quick Facts

In 2005, the trucking industry in Kentucky paid approximately $751 million in federal and state roadway taxes and fees. The industry paid 46.4 percent of all taxes and fees owned by Kentucky motorists, despite trucks representing only 13.7 percent of vehicle miles traveled in the state.