trafficking

Government, Business

Trump Signs Anti-Human Trafficking Bills Into Law

Commercial drivers found guilty of human trafficking will be disqualified from the industry under legislation President Donald Trump signed into law this month.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
January 10, 2018
Government, Safety, TCA

Colorado Could Soon Officially Make Truckers a Part of the Fight Against Human Trafficking

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Truckers have long been the eyes and ears of the road, and the industry and Colorado lawmakers want to officially put that perspective to use as the state continues its growing battle against human trafficking.

Jesse Paul | The Denver Post
December 4, 2017
Business

Texas Truck Drivers Urged to Fight Human Trafficking

TruckPR

Semitrailer drivers are being asked to keep their eyes on more than the road as state and local officials continue their fight to end human trafficking.

Aaron Martinez | El Paso (Texas) Times
February 24, 2017
Business

Industry Joins to Create Class 8 Truck to Support Truckers Against Trafficking

TruckPR

In an effort to further educate and fund efforts against human trafficking, Inland Kenworth, Tolleson, Arizona, has put together a distinctively designed  “Everyday Heroes” Kenworth T680 truck in conjunction with Truckers Against Trafficking; platinum sponsors Kenworth Truck Co. and Ritchie Bros.; along with other leading industry suppliers

Transport Topics
February 9, 2017
Business

UPS Freight Partners With Truckers Against Trafficking

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

Truckers Against Trafficking announced a partnership with UPS Freight that will train the carrier’s more than 8,000 drivers on how to recognize and respond to signs of human trafficking activity.

Transport Topics
January 11, 2017
Business

Truckers Against Trafficking Receives Congressional Award

Costa, Brady, Poe by Jaclyn O'Laughlin

Truckers Against Trafficking has been honored by a group of federal lawmakers for its work in rescuing young women from human trafficking networks in which they are sexually exploited.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
April 23, 2015
Special Coverage, Business

ATA Partners with Truckers Against Trafficking to Raise Awareness About Human Trafficking

LAS VEGAS — American Trucking Associations announced it has joined with Truckers Against Trafficking to raise awareness about human trafficking.

October 8, 2012