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HIPAA and Your Injured Worker

You have an injury prevention plan in place, but now you also have an injured worker. What now? Being in an industry where our employees perform safety sensitive functions, are subject to federal regulations, and have physical demands, how can we stay up to date with their medical clearance to perform their job of injury?

ATHS Golden Achievement Award Awarded to Barry Swanson

The ATHS Golden Achievement Awards are given to people, companies, associations and museums that have made significant contributions to the trucking industry. This year Barry Swanson has been awarded with this honor. 

Safety Programs and Injury Prevention

Good trucking companies strive to have a strong safety program. Safety is what keeps our companies in compliance with the FMCSRs. It's what makes sure our workforce is drug and alcohol free while performing safety sensitive functions. It's what ensures our drivers are fit for duty physically and legally. 

What's in a Group?

The Washington Trucking Associations offer many programs, hosts multiple events, and tackles big issues. And for a selection of members… the WTA helps build, rebuild and maintain injury prevention and claim management programs that work.