• Safety

  • Safety is a top priority here at OTA. Our staff has a Safety & Compliance Consultant and staff members on board to help develop and execute events focused on safety on the road and in the workplace. We host training classes and safety-focused events across Oregon. A variety of tools and documents are available in our Member Site. The Safety Management Council (SMC) is a great way for you to get involved. Please visit our events page to view upcoming classes and register!


    Annual Safety Events:

    • Spring Safety Conference
    • Oregon Truck Driving Championship

    2021 Spring Safety Conference - Session Recordings Now Available for Purchase!

    If you were unable to attend the 2021 Safety Conference in Eugene, you can still get the benefit of listening to and learning from the expert speakers who participated in this year's event. Each session was recorded and videos are now available to purchase at just $49/each. Plus, you'll receive the Truckers Against Trafficking session free of charge when you purchase another session.

    Click here to view the 2021 Safety Conference program which includes more information on the sessions and speakers.

    Go to the OTA Store to purchase sessions videos


  • OREGON SAFETY AWARDS: The nomination period for the 2021 safety awards is now closed. Thanks to everyone who submitted their applications. Winners were announced at the annual Safety Conference in October at the Valley River Inn - Eugene.

  • Ongoing Safety Classes/Programs

    • Vehicle Maintenance, Records & Inspections
    • HAZMAT*
    • Data Q & Non-Preventable Crashes
    • DOT Compliance
    • SMC- Energizing Your Safety Committee
    • Drug & Alcohol Reasonable Suspicion for Supervisors*
    • Fall Protection
    • Entry-Level Driver Training
    • Food Safety Modernization Act*
    • URS Overview
    • Long Combination Vehicle (LCV)
    • NW Fleet Safety Certification
      • A year-long certification program for safety professionals in the trucking industry that meets once a month to cover trucking and safety related topics. 


    And more! We also offer specialized classes based on current issues or regulatory changes (such as ELD training prior to the mandate). Don't see a class you're looking for on the calendar? OTA is open to offering new topics and scheduling additional dates across Oregon. We also do online or onsite training for your whole team. See our Training CatalogContact us with any requests.

    *Required courses

  • Oregon Truck Driving Championships 2019
  • Oregon Truck Driving Championship 2017
  • Oregon Truck Driving Championships 2018
  • Oregon Truck Driving Championship 2016
  • Southern Oregon Industry Mixer