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SmartWay Transportation Partnership is Enhancing the Freight Supply Chain

Posted: Jul 15, 2019 in News

For over 3,500 North American companies, SmartWay Transportation Partnership has been improving the way they do business. Designed as a collaboration,... Read More

Canada-Alberta Job Grants Should Not Be Ignored

Posted: Jul 12, 2019 in News

Did you know that a grant can cover up to two thirds of employee training costs in trucking and logistics, including MELT? That’s up to $10,000 per ... Read More

Driver Appreciation Days 2019

Posted: Jul 4, 2019 in Uncategorised

September 3rd Driver Appreciation at the Airdrie Scale. September 4th- Driver Appreciation at the Leduc Scale. September 5th- Driver Appreciatio... Read More

Again? More Changes to Alberta Employment Standards and Labour Relations Code

Posted: Jun 26, 2019 in News

A change in government has brought with it a number of changes to Alberta Employment Standards and Labour Relations Code. One of these takes effect to... Read More

Winners Announcement

Posted: Jun 24, 2019 in News

The 71st Annual Professional Truck Driving Championship took place on Saturday, June 22nd and brought together the professional talents of 50 commerci... Read More

Final ELD Rule for Federal Operations Announced

Posted: Jun 13, 2019 in News

Today marks the announcement of the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) rule, which is significant as it reinforces the need for national compliance for s... Read More

Proposed Changes to the Canada Labour Code and Employment Laws

Posted: Jun 5, 2019 in News

Are you federally regulated? If so, you will want to update yourself on the new acquired and proposed Canada Labour Code (the Code) changes. As the w... Read More

2019/ 2020 Board of Directors

Posted: May 7, 2019 in News

The AMTA is pleased to announce the 2019/ 2020 Board of Directors. As a province-wide, not-for-profit association, we are governedby an annually ele... Read More

Annual Award Winners

Posted: May 2, 2019 in News

Congratulations to the 2019 AMTA Award Winners! During the recent AMTA Leadership Conference and AGM in Kananaskis Country, five industry leaders ... Read More

Top Fleet Employers program honours 63 industry workplaces

Posted: Apr 15, 2019 in News

Trucking HR Canada: OTTAWA, ON (April 9, 2019)— Sixty-three of the best workplaces in Canada’s trucking and logistics industry have earned honour... Read More

AMTA Opens State-of-the-Art Safety Training Facility To Improve Commercial Driver Training

Posted: Mar 6, 2019 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Edmonton, AB (March 6, 2019) – Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) hosted the grand opening of its state-of-the-ar... Read More

Bridging the Gap Video: Women in Trucking and Logistics

Posted: Feb 12, 2019 in News

Produced in partnership with Trucking HR Canada, and the Government of Alberta, the Bridging the Gap video series seeks to put a spotlight on the t... Read More