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TCA Gives a Facelift to its Old School 1980s-style Trucking Logo

November 24, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News
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The board of directors of the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has adopted a revised logo to represent the organization. The new design is the result of a two-month effort by TCA’s Communications & Image Policy Committee, led by co-chairs Sherri Garner Brumbaugh, president and CEO of Garner Transportation Group of [...]

TCA Backing TMAF With $25 Grand — Each Year for the Next 5 Years

November 13, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) said today it will be supporting the fledgling Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) program with a $25,000 cash donation each year for the next five years. In addition, the commitment includes an in-kind TCA co-branding effort with its work with Wreaths Across America and the [...]

Logistics Improved for Truck Fleets Involved in Wreaths Across America

October 28, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News

Over the years, the trucking industry, led by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA), has become big supporter of the non-profit Wreaths Across America (WAA) organization. Now, TCA has devised more efficient and economical ways for its members and others in the trucking industry to participate in WAA’s signature event, National [...]

TCA Honors Truck Driver Who Helped Save 2 Trapped Children in Car Fire

October 24, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News

David Ragland, a professional truck driver with Kelle’s Transport Service of West Valley City, Utah, has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA). Ragland, who resides in Cotopaxi, Colorado, is being recognized for his role in helping two young children survive a horrific accident. On the [...]

Truck Driver Saves Passenger Suffering Heart Attack on the Roadway

October 16, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News

Vijaydeep Sahasi of Bison Transport had never performed CPR before, but when faced with an emergency situation, performed the task perfectly, according to medical officials. The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) said this week that Sahasi, a professional truck driver for Bison Transport of Winnipeg, Manitoba, is being recognized as a [...]

Florida Truck Driver Pulls Injured Motorist from Overturned Van

October 10, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News, Safety

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has named Jose Nuñez of Homosassa, Fla., as its latest Highway Angel. Nuñez, a former firefighter who has been a professional truck driver for 26 years, works for Taylor Truck Line of Northfield, Minn. On the morning of July 5, Nuñez was travelling on Interstate10 [...]

Truck Driver Who Rescues Trapped Man Earns TCA Highway Angel Wings

October 1, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News, Safety

A professional truck driver from Oil City, Pa., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) for rescuing another professional truck driver whose safety was in jeopardy after a very serious accident. William Hunt, who drives for Crossett Inc., of Warren, Pa., is being recognized for [...]

Professional Truck Driver Earns TCA ‘Wings’ for Extinguishing Car Fire

September 24, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News

Jannie Reece of Waynesboro, Tenn., a professional truck driver for Transco Lines of Russellville, Ark., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) for putting out the flames on a motorist’s car. Reece was traveling westbound on Interstate 20 near Leeds, Ala., early in the morning [...]

TCA Names Trucking Industry Veteran Brad Bentley as its New President

September 19, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has selected Brad Bentley as its new president, succeeding Chris Burruss, who resigned in late June due to personal reasons. Bentley will be relocating from Alabama to the Washington, D.C. area and will begin working for TCA full-time in mid-October. TCA organized a special task [...]

TCA Hosting 15 Health Fairs Today at TA, Petro Truck Stops

September 16, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News, Owner Operators

TravelCenters of America LLC is honoring professional drivers all day today as a part of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week by teaming up with the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) for the fourth consecutive year to host health fairs. Events will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. at 15 TA [...]