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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.

Join the KTA

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

  • Alphabet’s Waymo to Revive Detroit Plant With Self-Driving Cars
    by David Welch on April 23, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    Alphabet Inc.’s Waymo has picked an idled American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc. facility in Detroit as the site where it will equip vehicles made by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Jaguar Land Rover Automotive with self-driving technology. […]

  • ASCE Pushes to Make Infrastructure Funding Congressional Priority
    by Eleanor Lamb on April 23, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    As Infrastructure Week inches nearer, the nation’s oldest engineering group is continuing its efforts to promote transportation funding legislation. […]

  • ATA For-Hire Truck Index Slips in March
    by Dan Ronan on April 23, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    American Trucking Associations’ seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index in March declined 2.3% after decreasing 1.5% in February. In March, the index equaled 113.2 (2015 equals 100) compared with 115.8 in February. Despite the drop, the 2019 index is 1.6% higher than the same month in 2018 and during the first quarter, tonnage was up 3.8% from the same period in 2018. […]

  • Kohl’s Surges on Deal to Expand Amazon Ties in Return Policy
    by Lisa Wolfson on April 23, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Kohl’s Corp. shares jumped the most in almost four months after the company said it will begin accepting returns for Amazon.com customers at all of its stores starting in July, expanding a program it started in 2017. […]


KTA 2018 TDC Final Results

Thank you to all the drivers, companies, and volunteers that helped to make the 2018 TDC a huge success! There were 76 driver's that competed in this year's competition. To view all of the scores for this year's competition - click the link below. KTA 2018 TDC Final...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Kentucky Truck Driving Championship

    May 17 - May 18
  2. KTA Annual Golf Classic

    June 20 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
  3. NATMI Fleet Safety Certification Course – July 22 – 26, 2019

    July 22 @ 8:30 am - July 26 @ 5:00 pm
  4. August 1, 2019 – SMC Paducah – Topic: TBD

    August 1 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm