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Our Mission

“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 that enhance industry safety and productivity.”

Member Benefits

With Kentucky Trucking Association you will be able to promote open driving positions, reduce health insurance costs, get access to Drivers Legal Plan, fuel discount programs, on-hold marketing and communication services, and many other benefits and services to assist you.

Carrier Training

Frequent driver trainings are now an important piece of the trucking industry with the advent of CSA. We offer an online safety program for carriers less than 25 drivers. Click here to learn more.

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Become a Kentucky Trucking Association member and access tools and resources needed to make informed decisions. Expand your network through a federation of other trucking groups, industry-related conferences, ATA and its 50 affiliated state trucking associations.

2019 Kentucky TDC May 17-18

Trucking News

  • California Sues US to Regain Power Over Auto Emissions
    by Bloomberg News on September 20, 2019 at 6:45 pm

    California is asking a federal court to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping the state of its power to set limits on auto emissions of greenhouse gases that are stricter than those of the national government. […]

  • Daimler Trucks Announces Battery Cell Supplier
    on September 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Daimler Trucks announced an agreement with battery manufacturer Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. to supply lithium-ion battery cell modules for its electric trucks, including the Mercedes-Benz eActros, Freightliner eCascadia and Freightliner eM2. […]

  • AI-Powered Analytics:Company Reports Can Now Write Themselves
    by Joe Dysart on September 20, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Truckers looking to autogenerate written reports from their databases now have a raft of choices available, thanks to the emergence of artificial intelligence-enabled ­writing software. Essentially, these AI-generated writing solutions can drill down into company databases and autoproduce easy-to-understand, written reports. […]

  • Why Truck Makers Are Skipping Level 3
    by B. Cameron Gain on September 20, 2019 at 4:30 pm

    What do the 2009 crash of Air France Flight 447 and a seminal 2012 study by Google on how people interact with self-driving cars have in common? […]


2019 KTA Safety Awards

We would like to congratulate the recipients of the 2019 KTA Safety Awards; which were sponsored by Great West Casualty. Each company has displayed an impeccable safety record and has a instilled the safety message into their team. #KTAFAMILY #TruckingMovesKentucky...

2019 KTA Driver of the Year

What a great opportunity to recognize one of the industries most outstanding professional drivers during Driver Appreciation Week. Tony Stinnett, Usher Transport professional driver of 45 years and over 5 million miles was awarded the KTA 2019 Driver of the Year....

2019 Woodford Raffle

Congrats to Bob Liter our 2019 Woodford Raffle winner. During our Annual Membership Conference & Expo at French Lick Resort we drew Bob's ticket! Bob and a group of his closest friends will get to take a VIP tour of Woodford Distillery with a private tasting to...

KTA 2019 TDC Final Results

The 2019 Kentucky Truck Driving Championship was held May 17-18 at the Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, KY with Belterra Resort being the host hotel for our banquet this year. You can check out all the pictures taken during the event here and on our FaceBook Page. The...

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