TAM News

ATRI survey reflects drop in congestion, haul length

Lighter traffic congestion and shorter hauls are some of the outcomes from the coronavirus pandemic’s effect on trucking operations.

Coronavirus-induced shipping rates too low for some

Truck drivers are struggling with a new challenge during the coronavirus crisis – low shipping rates – as demand in the sector declines.

IRS releases guidance on Employee Retention Credit

The IRS has released updated FAQs concerning the Employee Retention Credit program under the CARES Act.

TAM members donate $1,000 to St John’s Food for the Poor Program

Food banks needs increase daily. TAM members contributed to provide a donation of $1,000 to the St John’s Food for the Poor Program in Worcester.

Teleconference: ATA’s Chris Spear with COVID-19 recovery update

Chris Spear from ATA joins us at 4 p.m. ET on May 4 for a national perspective on COVID-19 and its impact on our industry.

Fed expands scope, eligibility for Main Street Lending Program

Fed expands pool of businesses eligible. Minimum loan size lowered to $500,000 for certain loans, and increased risk sharing options available.

FMCSA PIN consolidation, all carriers effected immediately

Consolidation of the USDOT, MC and MX personal identification numbers (PINs) into one USDOT PIN begins today (April 27).

ATG gives back supporting Haulin’ 4 Hunger

In the spirit of Haulin’ 4 Hunger, ATG is partnering with the Worcester Railers Hockey Club to support their Food for Frontliners program.

MassDOT issues waiver regarding vehicle weight and permitting

MassDOT published an exemption – specific to operations related to the COVID-19 emergency – for certain vehicle weight and permitting requirements.

Webinar: Business strategies to recover from COVID-19 impacts

Tenax Strategies will be offering a valuable webinar on business strategies to help recover from COVID-19 impacts.