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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July 2015

DOT Compliance 101-Carrollton
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Location: General Butler State Park, Carrollton, KY
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

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Location: Marriott Griffin Gate
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 time 8:00am-12:00pm (local time) Register at www.kytrucking.net

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.