Since its inception four years ago at the Mid-America Trucking Show, TMAF has raised more than $4 million. During a press conference Wednesday, in which the group announced its 2017 accomplishments, TMAF executive committee member Elisabeth Barna said the group raised money at the National Truck Driving Championships last year, as well as through the […]
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Mascot Safety Sammy to Make First Appearance at Mid-America Trucking Show Washington, D.C. – March 14, 2018 –Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF), the industry-wide education and image movement, today discussed its accomplishments in shifting the industry’s perception and promoting it more broadly during their 2017 year in review. TMAF also previewed its attendance at the […]
TMAF is providing an online awareness and educational campaign to run throughout the month of January during National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. The goal is to help raise awareness of the human trafficking national crisis; to highlight the unique position that truck drivers are in to take action, and to provide a list […]
This holiday season, trucking’s message resonated throughout the country from TMAF members. Below is a sampling of editorials and appearances in the news from national cable television programs to local weekly newspapers. You can view full media stories by clicking on the bolded links. In early December, Larry Spiekermeier, the owner-operator of Montana-based Whitewood Transport […]
TMAF Shares List of Companies Giving Back this Year after Industry-Wide Call for Submissions Washington, D.C. – December 18 –Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF), the industry-wide education and image movement, proudly recognizes the trucking industry’s charitable work to give time and support to local communities. TMAF compiled a list of organizations and companies who submitted […]
Watch truck driver Larry Spiekermeier describe his cross-country journey on Fox & Friends.
Lawrence Spiekermeier, the truck driver who transported the national tree to the U.S. Capitol, says it was the highlight of his career.
I’m one of 3.5 million professional truck drivers on America’s roads working to safely deliver the goods that keep our lives and economy moving, but on my latest trip, my truck is longer and heavier than usual and I couldn’t be prouder.