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".

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March 2015

2015 Derby Week Raffle-On Sale Thru April 15th
Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Location: Churchill Downs, Louisville, KY
Kentucky Trucking Association and Pilot Flying J Present Your Ticket to the 2015 Kentucky Derby Week We have the privilege of raffling an amazing Derby Week Package that could be valued at $7,500! Prize Package Includes: Two Tickets to the Oaks & Derby 141 (access to the Pilot Flying J Pavilion) Dinner on Friday and Saturday Night Accommodations for Friday & Saturday Night at Marriott Downtown Transportation to and from Hotel Raffle tickets will be $50 each, no limit on number of tickets you can purchase! Tickets will be on sale thru April 15, 2015, no need to be present to win, maximum of 1000 tickets will be sold.

HAZMAT 101-Lexington
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Location: Griffin Gate Marriott, Lexington, KY
This training will discuss the Global Harmonization System, Hazmat General Awareness, Hazmat Motor Carrier Security, and Hazmat Transportation. This course also includes trainings on cargo truck rollovers, understand breaking systems, tailgating, speed management, seatbelts and fundamentals of tire wear all important factors in operating a commercial truck transporting hazardous material.

Risk & Safety Managment Council
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:30 AM
Location: Holiday Inn, 4110 Dixie Hwy, Louisville, KY
Our main focus is keeping our state moving, while keeping our roads and highways safe. We have ongoing safety initiatives, and work closely with government agencies to ensure that our state's truck drivers are safe and courteous. The Risk and Safety Management Council host safety meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month. These meetings are very informative often touching on new regulations, best practices and technology. Click here for the details.

CSA 101-Pineville
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Location: Pine Mountain State Park, Pineville, KY
CSA has changed the commercial trucking landscape over the past 2 years. Motor carriers and drivers are responsible for every violation that a driver or company receives. The point system for violations can be very hard to understand. How does it impact the driver and company?

Quick Facts

Kentucky Motor Transport 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.