Day of Mourning
April 28th is the date picked to honour fallen workers. This day is observed internationally in over 70 countries who participate in remembering fallen workers. With deep sadness we confirm 169 workers in Alberta died as a result of workplace injury or illness in 2014 and 29 of those as the result of a motor vehicle collision. Details
Carriers Input Needed on NGWBS
The AMTA is seeking input from motor carriers regarding
your interest, knowledge and any experience with New
Generation Wide-Base Single tires so the
AMTA can speak accurately about allowing their use at
equivalent weight with dual tires (i.e., weight parity) in
western Canada to Alberta Transportation.
Details and link to Survey
AMTA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NOTICE
The 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Alberta Motor Transport Association will be held on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 10:30 am, at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise (Lake Louise, Alberta). Details
Canada-Alberta Job Grant
Funding provided by the Government of Canada
through the Canada Job Grant
Can’t find workers with the skills you need? Consider training new or current employees through the Canada-Alberta Job Grant and get 2/3 of the direct training cost reimbursed up to $10,000 per person. This employer driven program allows employers to decide on the type of training, who gets trained, and which eligible third-party trainer delivers the training. Details
AMTA Leadership Conference & AGM - May 1st – 2nd, 2015
The Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) has announced the venue and line-up for the 2015 AMTA Leadership Conference and Annual General Meeting (May 1 & 2). The Leadership Conference will be held this this year at the world renowned Alberta Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in Banff National Park. Details
Draw Down Dinners - Tickets Now on Sale!
Featured at the Edmonton Draw Down Dinner this year will be the Hypnotist Wayne Lee Edmonton (April 16) . Tickets on sale now. Read more
To get the most out of your AMTA membership, get involved in one of our committees. There are five reasons to get involved: Details
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 across Canada. Whether you have a single employee or a thousand employees, you can benefit from AdvantagePLUS. Details