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Are you looking to build a deeper bench within your organization? Are you looking to invest in a stronger workforce? The Ohio Trucking Association continues to have you covered. We have crafted an all inclusive and comprehensive leadership program specifically for Ohio's trucking industry leaders. The program will cover various topics, which include but are not limited to: better business strategies; trends in transportation & logistics; legislative action; and leadership communication. Participants will be announced at the 2018 OTA Annual Conference and then begin classes in December, with an end date of the 2019 OTA Annual Conference. The deadline to apply is Friday, July 20, 2018, so apply today! If you have any questions, please contact your Ohio Trucking Association staff.

House Being Lobbied by 42 Groups to Pass Younger Trucker Bill

No less than 42 trade associations, including the American Trucking Associations and others lobbying for grocers, restaurants, and food distributors, are urging House transportation leaders to back a bill introduced in Congress back in March that would create a training pathway for truck drivers between the ages of 18 and 21 to be able to operate in interstate commerce.