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May 21, 2020, 11:56 ET ATA Releases Results of Latest Driver Compensation Study

Today, the American Trucking Associations released the latest version of the association's Driver Compensation Study, which showed average driver...


May 19, 2020, 12:01 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Plunged 12.2% in April

ARLINGTON, Va., May 19, 2020 American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index contracted 12.2% in April ...


May 14, 2020, 11:58 ET ATA Welcomes New Hours-of-Service Rule

Today, the American Trucking Associations thanked the Trump Administration for issuing a newly updated hours-of-service rule aimed at providing...


May 11, 2020, 11:21 ET Trucking Industry Comes Together to #ThankATrucker & Provide for the Frontlines

American Trucking Associations, along with OneBeacon, U.S. Bank, Michelin and Hydro-Chem Systems, will be providing additional hand sanitizer...


May 06, 2020, 16:22 ET ATA Unveils National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Logo Opens Online NTDAW Store

This week, American Trucking Associations unveiled the 2020 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week logo as well as opened the official online store. ...


Apr 21, 2020, 12:02 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 1.2% in March

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 1.2% in March after increasing 1.8% in February....


Apr 16, 2020, 18:24 ET ATA Joins President Trump in Recognizing America's Truck Drivers at White House

Today, the American Trucking Associations joined President Trump at an event on the White House lawn to recognize the critical role our nation's...


Apr 15, 2020, 15:49 ET Trucking Industry Leaders Named to White House Economic Revival Group

American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear is among the selection of transportation leaders named by President Trump to the...


Mar 26, 2020, 09:17 ET Trucking Industry Applauds Senate for Passing "Phase Three" COVID-19 Relief Legislation

The largest trade group representing America's trucking industry is praising the Senate today for passing the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic...


Mar 24, 2020, 12:01 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 1.8% in February

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 1.8% in February after falling 0.3% in January....


Mar 12, 2020, 16:14 ET ATA Opens 2020 LEAD ATA Application, Trucking's Top Future Leaders Program

Today, the American Trucking Associations announced it is accepting applications for the eighth LEAD ATA class. Rising, young trucking executives are ...


Mar 09, 2020, 15:49 ET ATA Lauds Congressional Effort to Improve Availability of Truck Parking

Today, the American Trucking Associations praised the introduction of the Truck Parking Safety Improvement Act – legislation that would address the...


Feb 26, 2020, 16:30 ET Industry Leaders Recognized by TMC During Annual Meeting

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council honored several industry professionals with a variety of awards for their...


Feb 26, 2020, 16:25 ET TMC Names Stacy Earnhardt General Chairman & Treasurer

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council announced that Stacy Earnhardt, director of asset management at Best...


Feb 26, 2020, 10:15 ET ATA Names SkyBitz a 2020 ATA Corporate Partner

Today, American Trucking Associations announced that SkyBitz has been named an ATA Corporate Partner for 2020, as part of the Federation's Featured...


Feb 24, 2020, 20:00 ET TMC Honors Four with Silver Spark Plug

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council honored four professionals with its highest honor — the Silver Spark Plug —at ...


Feb 24, 2020, 19:00 ET TMC Opens Exhibit Hall During 2020 Annual Meeting

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council opened the exhibit hall at the council's 2020 Annual Meeting & Transportation ...


Feb 24, 2020, 12:39 ET TMC Hosts Kickoff Organizational Meeting for FMCSA Tech-Celerate Now Program

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council hosted the first organizational session of its Advanced Driver Assistance...


Feb 24, 2020, 00:10 ET TMC Releases Research Reports on Fuel Economy and Electromechanical Brakes

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council, in conjunction with FPInnovations' PIT Group, released a pair of reports...


Feb 23, 2020, 23:52 ET Report Shows Roadside Mechanical Repair Costs Continue to Increase in 3Q

Today, American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council, along with FleetNet America released its latest benchmarking report on...


Feb 18, 2020, 12:01 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Rose 0.1% in January

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 0.1% in January after rising 0.5% in December. In ...


Feb 06, 2020, 11:06 ET ATA Says Trade Wins Will Demand Greater Infrastructure Funding

American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear testified today before the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, where he called...


Feb 04, 2020, 11:25 ET ATA Outlines Trucking's Priorities on Safety, Workforce and Infrastructure

American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear testified this morning at a hearing before the U.S. Senate Commerce Subcommittee on...


Jan 29, 2020, 12:48 ET USMCA Signing Will Pave Way to Stronger Economy, Trucking Industry

Today, American Trucking Associations leaders hailed the signing of the newly ratified United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement during a ceremony at the ...


Jan 21, 2020, 12:22 ET ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 3.3% in 2019

American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 3.3% in all of 2019, about half the annual...