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  • Thu
    12
    Jan
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMATA Offices
  • Fri
    20
    Jan
    2017
    9:00 AM – 11:00 AMATA Offices

    Please note this is a date and time change from original posting

  • Tue
    24
    Jan
    2017
    10:00 AM – 2:00 PMATA Offices
  • Wed
    25
    Jan
    2017
    9:00 AM to 10:30 AMATA Offices

    Craig O'Loughlin, partner at the law firm Quarles & Brady, will lead the briefing and discussion on what you need to know about the new law - Prop 206, the Fair Wages and Healthy Families Act.

  • Thu
    16
    Feb
    2017
    2:00 PM – 3:30 PMATA Offices
  • Tue
    28
    Feb
    2017
    8:00 AM - 2:30 PMRenaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa/ 9495 W. Coyotes Blvd., Glendale, AZ 86305
    Join J. J. Keller experts Sr Safety Consultant, Jeana Hysell and Sr. Regional Account Executive, Arty Bentch for this complimentary seminar on mitigating fleet risk for experienced fleet professionals.

    Why You Should Attend: You'll receive the latest updates on the changing FMCSA regulations including hours of service, ELD final rule (Electronic Logging Device), Driver Qualification, CDL requirements, drug & alcohol testing regulations and Vehicle Maintenance! Learn how to manage and reduce risk in your fleet within these critical areas of compliance.

    Bonus ELD Session: The ELD final rule has arrived! Is your fleet evaluating ELD options? Come early for a hands-on ELD technology demonstration of J. J. Keller's Encompass with E-Logs! Bring your own smart device to load the free app on your phone or tablet!

    Register Now

     

     

  • Fri
    03
    Mar
    2017
  • Thu
    09
    Mar
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMPhoenix FD Ops Center/ 2430 S. 22nd Avenue/ Phoenix

     

    Please note the change of location for this meeting.  Meeting will be held at the Phoenix Fire Department Special Operations Training Center -  2430 S. 22nd Ave./ Phoenix.

    Captain Greg Hawk will offer a presentation on Phoenix Fire Department response to a crash involving a large vehicle, special equipment they use and what a CDL driver can do to assist on the scene of a crash.

     

  • Thu
    09
    Mar
    2017
    7:00 AM to 8:30 AMKay's Kafe/ 3401 S. 43rd Ave./ Phoenix, AZ 85009
  • Fri
    10
    Mar
    2017
    8:30 AM to 4:00 PMATA Offices

    Click here for 03.10.17-DOTRegistrationForm

     

    This one day seminar is taught by FMCSA Compliance Specialist Brian Bullard. Brian will give you a step-by-step guide for DOT compliance and audit preparation.

  • Thu
    16
    Mar
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMATA Offices
  • Fri
    17
    Mar
    2017
    9:30 amBen Avery Clay Target Center / 5060 W Skeet St, Phoenix, AZ 85086

    We invite you to join us for a friendly round of sporting clays at the Ben Avery Clay Target Center Friday, March 17th.

    Certified shooting instructors will provide a short tutorial before we begin and ongoing guidance while we are on the course.(more…)

  • Sat
    18
    Mar
    2017
    9:00 AM - 2:00 PMTucson Medical Center Parking Lot #11
  • Thu
    23
    Mar
    2017
    10:30 AM – 12:30 PMATA Offices
  • Tue
    04
    Apr
    2017
    Thu
    06
    Apr
    2017
    Washington, DC

    What is Call on Washington?
    ATA members join up at a central hotel in Washington and as a group, meet with individual members of Arizona’s Congressional delegation, heads of regulatory agencies and other officials to discuss business issues, as well as attend dinners and special events.(more…)

  • Thu
    13
    Apr
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMATA Offices
  • Fri
    21
    Apr
    2017
    Sat
    22
    Apr
    2017
  • Fri
    05
    May
    2017
    7:30 AM Shot Gun StartStonecreek Golf Club/ 4435 E. Paradise Village Pkwy S./ Phoenix
  • Thu
    11
    May
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMATA Offices
  • Thu
    18
    May
    2017
    0700 AM - 0830 AMKay’s Kafe / 3401 S. 43rd Ave./ Phoenix, AZ 85009
  • Thu
    18
    May
    2017
    08:30 AM - 04:00 PMATA Offices

    FMCSA Compliance Specialist Brian Bullard will offer a step-by-step guide for DOT Compliance regarding Hours of Service revisions and the mandated responsibility to place Electronic Logbooks (ELD's) into commercial vehicles by December, 2017.

    Several vendors will have product demonstrations of ELD's following the classroom seminar training session.

    Click here for DOT Hours of Service/ ELD Seminar registration form

  • Thu
    25
    May
    2017
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PMATA Offices

    Please join CMS and Scopelitis to get a clear understanding and insights on best practices around:

    • Hired vs. Contracted
    • Training vs. Orientation
    • Deductions vs. Expenses
    • Employed vs. Independent/Lease Contractor
    • Reclassification & Compliance with Federal Motor Carrier Leasing Regulations

    Click here for more information

     

  • Thu
    01
    Jun
    2017
    1:30 PM - 3:30 PMATA Offices

    Recap meeting of 2017 TDC Competition

  • Mon
    05
    Jun
    2017
    Wed
    07
    Jun
    2017
    Flagstaff, AZ

    ATA has once again been invited by the Department of Public Safety to participate in the Annual Roadcheck event.  Participants are able to observe inspections alongside officers at the designated areas as well as do ride-a-longs with officers.

    This is a perfect opportunity to send your management staff, safety coordinators, technicians or other operational personnel to see first hand how inspections are done on a daily basis and learn how to improve your practices to become safer truckers!

    The emphasis this year is cargo securement.  According to CVSA, checking cargo securement is always a part of roadside inspections, CVSA is highlighting cargo securement as a reminder to drivers and carriers.

    Participation form and civilian observer applications  - please return to Karen Nesta by May 17th.

    Click here for participation form.

    The Ride-a-Long program has been reduced to 20 participants so we encourage you to send your form in as soon as possible.

    Click here for civilian observer application.

    As an additional member benefit ATA endorsed partner J. J. Keller is offering a free copy of Roadcheck 2017 whitepaper.

    Click here for a copy for Roadcheck-2017

  • Tue
    06
    Jun
    2017
    8:00 AM to 9:30 AM8301 W. Sherman Street, Tolleson, Ariz. 85353

    Member News: Natural Gas Vehicle Road Rally Comes Through the Valley – Arizona Trucking Association

    “EVO CNG is excited to host this west coast to east coast road rally,” said Damon Cuzick, EVO CNG CEO. “Tolleson and west Phoenix are the home of commercial trucking in Arizona. The stop at EVO CNG will showcase our state-of-the-art refueling station, and demonstrate the ease and benefits of using compressed natural gas for all vehicles.”
    The road rally stop in Tolleson will include a variety of CNG vehicles, speakers, an award ceremony, and educational opportunities. Attendees will include state and local government officials and policymakers, NGV customers and advocates, and industry stakeholders. The public is welcome to attend.

    NGVAmerica is the national organization driving the use of natural gas as a clean, domestic, safe and abundant transportation fuel. The organization represents more than 200 companies, environmental groups and government organizations interested in the promotion and use of clean-burning natural gas in transportation. For more information, visit www.ngvamerica.org.

    Southwest Gas Corporation provides safe and reliable natural gas service to nearly two million customers in Arizona, California, and Nevada.

  • Tue
    13
    Jun
    2017
    10:00 AM – 2:00 PMATA Offices
  • Thu
    15
    Jun
    2017
    10:30 AM – 12:30 PMInland Kenworth / 8314 W. Roosevelt St./ Tolleson, AZ 85353
  • Fri
    16
    Jun
    2017
  • Sat
    24
    Jun
    2017
    0630 AMUTI ( Universal Technical Institute) 10695 W. Pierce St., Avondale, AZ

     

    The competition will give commercial vehicle technicians a chance to compete against their peers within the state of Arizona.

    Click here for 2017 SuperTech application

    Click here for competition instructions and information

     

  • Tue
    27
    Jun
    2017
    1:00 PM – 2:00 PMATA Offices

    Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) is studying the issue of short supply of truck parking.  ATA is hosting a roundtable discussion with ADOT and carriers to discuss the problems and look at possible solutions.   Please have someone from your company join us to be part of this discussion.  Please email tbradley@aztrucking.com if you are planning to attend.

  • Thu
    17
    Aug
    2017
    0700 AM - 0830 AMKay's Kafe/ 3401 S. 43rd Ave./ Phoenix, AZ 85009
  • Thu
    14
    Sep
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMATA Offices
  • Fri
    15
    Sep
    2017
  • Thu
    28
    Sep
    2017
    Sat
    30
    Sep
    2017
  • Thu
    28
    Sep
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMSedona Hilton

    More information to follow

  • Thu
    28
    Sep
    2017
    TBDSedona Hilton
  • Thu
    26
    Oct
    2017
    08:30 AM - 04:00 PMATA Offices

    The best way to pass a DOT audit is to be certain you are in compliance!!  You need to know what regulations you are subject to and what records the DOT expects.  This one day seminar is taught by FMCSA Compliance Specialist Brian Bullard.

    Registration deadline is October 13, 2017.

    Click here for 10/26/17 class registration form

  • Sat
    04
    Nov
    2017
    TBD - date - time and location

    Exact date, time and location to be posted in the future

  • Thu
    09
    Nov
    2017
    2:00 PM – 4:00 PMATA Offices
  • Fri
    01
    Dec
    2017
    TBD - date - time and location

    Exact date, time and location to be updated in the future

  • Fri
    01
    Dec
    2017
    08:30 AM to 01:30 PMATA Offices
  • Thu
    07
    Dec
    2017
    0700 AM to 0830 AMKay's Kafe/ 3401 S. 43rd Ave./ Phoenix, AZ 85009