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NCCI Scopes and Rule Changes 2017 Executive Summary
February 2017

BWC uses the classification system of the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI). The purpose of the proposed changes is to bring BWC in accordance with revisions made by NCCI within its Scopes Manual publication which defines classifications and their use.

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Congratulations Motor Carrier Services (7th Year in a Row)
And To Garner Trucking

February 2017

Twenty fleets have been recognized by the Truckload Carriers Association and CarriersEdge as the 2017 Best Fleets to Drive For. TCA says the 20 for-hire trucking companies are being recognized for having “exemplary work environments” for their truck drivers and other employees.

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This year’s 20 Best Fleets to Drive For are:

  • Bison Transport – Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Boyle Transportation – Billerica, Mass.
  • Central Oregon Trucking Company – Redmond, Ore.
  • Challenger Motor Freight – Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
  • Fremont Contract Carriers – Fremont, Neb.
  • FTC Transportation – Oklahoma City, Okla.
  • Garner Trucking – Findlay, Ohio (TTA Member)
  • Grand Island Express – Grand Island, Neb.
  • Halvor Lines – Superior, Wis.
  • Interstate Distributor Co. – Tacoma, Wash.
  • Kriska Holdings – Prescott, Ontario, Canada
  • Landstar System – Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Maverick Transportation – North Little Rock, Ark.
  • Motor Carrier Service – Northwood, Ohio (TTA Member)
  • Nussbaum Transportation – Hudson, Ill.
  • ONE For Freight – Milton, Ontario, Canada
  • Prime Inc. – Springfield, Mo.
  • Smokey Point Distributing – Arlington, Wash.
  • TLD Logistics Services – Knoxville, Tenn.
  • TransPro Freight Systems – Milton, Ontario, Canada

Congratulations Garner Trucking, Inc. & K Limited Carrier Ltd
January 2017

Today, American Trucking Associations named 20 professional drivers to the 2017-2018 America's Road Team, an elite group of professionals who serve as trucking industry ambassadors.

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The 2017-2018 America’s Road Team Captains are:

  • Steve Brand, FedEx Freight Jon Brockway, Walmart Transportation LLC
  • John Gaddy, Carbon Express, Inc. W.
  • Scott Harrison, K Limited Carrier Ltd
  • Rhonda Hartman, Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.
  • Gary Helms, Covenant Transport, Inc.
  • Bill Krouse, YRC Freight
  • David Livingston, TCW, Inc.
  • Charles Lobsiger, Walmart Transportation LLC
  • Timothy Melody, ABF Freight System, Inc.
  • James Moore, Saia LTL Freight
  • Chris Outen, FedEx Freight
  • Charlton Paul Jr., UPS Freight
  • Jeffrey Payne, Reddaway, Inc.
  • Stephen Richardson, Big G Express, Inc.
  • Michael Sheeds, Werner Enterprises
  • Steven Smalley, ABF Freight System, Inc.
  • Gary Smith, Garner Trucking, Inc.
  • Earl Taylor, Penske Logistics
  • Tim Taylor, FedEx Freight

This is Why You Shouldn’t Drive Slow in the Left Lane
January 2017

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National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Dates
July 2016

Sunday, Sept. 11 – Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016

Ohio Truck Drivers Join The Effort To Prevent Human Trafficking
July 2016

There are nearly two-million truck drivers on U.S. highways. They transport essentials goods and resources that keep our economy and our lives in motion.

Now, as of this week, a new Ohio truck driver licensing requirement will mean training to spot and report possible human trafficking.

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ATA: Trucking Invests $9.5 Billion in Safety Annually
July 2016

The trucking industry invests at least $9.5 billion in safety every year, according to a new report by the American Trucking Associations.

Driver safety training was the largest investment category, making up 36% of the total annual spending. The investments also include technologies such as collision avoidance systems, electronic logging devices and video event recorders.

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TCA and CarriersEdge Announce 20 Best Fleets to Drive For
January 2016

Motor Carrier Service, LLC of Northwood, Ohio ranks among the 20 Best Fleets to Drive for.

Safety and Health Conference
January 2016

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Wreaths Across America Slideshow
December 2015

Click below to view the slideshow from this year's ceremony!

New TTA President - Sandra K. Moore Alder
December 2015

Please join me in welcoming Sandra K. Moore Alder, Service Manager of Scott’s Commercial Truck Services, as our new President for the 2016 – 2017 term. Sandra returns having served as President from 2009 through 2012. Sandra did a wonderful job as a valuable asset to the trucking industry and has graciously agreed to help us out once again.

I would also like to welcome Neil Chryst, Fleet Consultant with Shrader Tire and Oil, as our newly elected Vice President. Neil will assist Sandra in her duties and be ready to serve as the 2018-2019 term as President.

I would also like to send out a very big thank you to everyone that attended our annual Christmas Party or made a donation to our Silent Auction this past Friday e​vening. It was a wonderful night and we raised from our Silent and Live Auction a total of $8,000 towards our TTA/UT Scholarship Fun​d​​​​. ​

Happy Holidays and safe travels!

Dave Black
President Toledo Trucking Association

FMCSA Removes CSA Data from Public View
December 2015
CarrierWeb Launches FMSA Information Site for Food Haulers
December 2015

Driver Coercion Final Rule Goes into Effect January 29
November 2015

Six Axles and 91,000 Punds: Will It Fly?
November 2015
Legal Pot in Colorado: How It's Affected Trucking
November 2015
NTSB: Trucker's Use of Synthetic Marijuana Caused Fatal Crash
November 2015
The Impact of Truck Driver Wellness Programs
November 2015
January 11, 2018
Monthly Meeting
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