Alberta’s Traffic Collision Numbers Drop Despite Increase in Drivers and Vehicles
The province released its 2013 Traffic Collision
Statistics showing the overall fatality rate continues on a
While the numbers fluctuate from year-to-year, traffic fatalities have declined by 22 per cent since Alberta’s first Traffic Safety Plan was introduced in 2007. The number of fatalities has dropped from 458 fatalities in 2007 to 358 in 2013. Details
AMTA Announces New Executive Director
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce the
appointment of Lorraine Card as Executive
Director of the Alberta Motor Transport Association
effective November 3, 2014. Lorraine was selected as the
result of an extensive search which drew the interest of
candidates from across Alberta. Lorraine comes to the AMTA
from Alberta Transportation, Carrier Services.
Richard Warnock will remain as President & CEO for 2015 to assist Lorraine in the leadership and support for all staff and member companies of AMTA.
Federal Environment Minister, the Honorable Leona Aglukkaq, has announced Canada’s intention to develop proposed regulations to further reduce GHG emissions from on-road heavy-duty vehicles and engines for post-2018 model years. Details
To get the most out of your AMTA membership, get involved in one of our committees. There are five reasons to get involved: Details
Do you know a safety professional who is among one of the
best in Alberta? A man or woman who sets the standard
for safety excellence? Someone who embraces safety and
inspires other company personnel to do the same? Reward them
by nominating them for the AMTA Safety Person of the Year
Nomination deadline is February 28, 2015.
Stay Safe, Save Money - AMTA Training Courses
Keep your personnel at the top of their game and keep your fleet in compliance. AMTA's classroom and e-learning courses are designed specifically for the trucking industry. It's now easier than ever to register with our new online course registration. Course List
The AMTA Trucking Safety Tool Box
Alberta Motor Transport Association is pleased to announce
the release of our new online Small Employer Self Evaluation
(Audit) tool. This audit tool is available as an integral
part of the AMTA Safety Toolbox or as a standalone product.
For more information of the AMTA Safety Toolbox or to sign in or purchase the toolbox please click here.
Members Only Group Benefit Plan
specifically for Canada's trucking industry,
AdvantagePLUS offers a unique combination of value and
Delivered by local representatives in your community, AdvantagePLUS currently covers more then 250 trucking companies representing almost 17,000 employees accross Canada. Whether you have a single employee or a thousand employees, you can benefit from AdvantagePLUS. Details