Citizens and attorneys advocating for change through education, awareness, and legislation.


Resources

Causes and Reporting

Advocacy

  • www.trucksafety.org – The Truck Safety Coalition is a partnership between The Citizens for Reliable and Safe Highways (CRASH) Foundation, and Parents Against Tired Truckers (P.A.T.T).
  • www.saferoads.org – Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety encourages the adoption of federal and state laws, policies and programs that save lives and reduce injuries.

Truck Driver Resources and Industry Sites

  • www.truckline.com – Website of the American Trucking Association. Their mission is to serve and represent the interests of the trucking industry with one united voice and to influence in a positive manner Federal and State governmental actions.
  • www.etrucker.com – A community of truckers and trucking companies in North America. Owned and operated by Randall-Reilly Publishing, etrucker.com offers its users community, services and information.
  • www.DOTauthority.com – DOTAuthority.com is a New York based, business-to-business transportation regulatory consulting firm that assists start-up motor carriers, freight brokers and freight forwarders in obtaining their federal and/or state business licenses (operating authority).
  • www.layover.com – Layover.com offers information, news and insights about the trucking industry. A community of truck drivers to connect with.

Government Resources

  • www.bts.gov – Website for the Bureau of Transportation Statistics. The Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA) coordinates the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) research programs and is charged with advancing the deployment of cross-cutting technologies to improve our Nation’s transportation system.
  • www.fmcsa.dot.gov – Website for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is focused on reducing crashes, injuries, and fatalities involving large trucks and buses.
  • www.sharetheroadsafely.org – The Share the Road Safely program strives to improve the knowledge of all highway users to minimize the likelihood of a crash with a large truck, and reduce the consequences of those that do occur.
  • www.house.gov – Website of the U.S. House of Representatives.