Advocacy

Advocacy

As a major component of OOIDA’s mission to protect the rights of truckers, OOIDA initiates litigation through both the state and federal court system, when necessary, to combat injustices and abusive treatment of truckers. Our focus has generally been to directed at unscrupulous business practices by carriers for their own financial gain or to correct state or federal legislation that puts truckers at a disadvantage.

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Membership

Membership

The number of members in the Association allows OOIDA to continue representing the nation's small business truckers. Our large membership gives us the financial depth to hang on for the long haul in court cases. Our large membership gives us 'weight' when it comes time to let Washington, D.C., know how truckers feel about their industry. If you're a member, thank you for your continued support. If you're not a member, do the right thing.

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Benefits & Services

Benefits & Services

In addition to its strong representation for the industry, OOIDA advances the interests of its members by developing membership services and programs that provide big fleet purchasing power to the independent professional trucker. These business services and programs are designed specifically for you, your family and your business.

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Latest News
08/06/20 “Live From Exit 24” to feature FMCSA’s Joe DeLorenzo

Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association 1 NW OOIDA Drive, Grain Valley, MO  64029 Web Site: www.ooida.com Facebook: OOIDA Facebook Contact: Norita Taylor, norita_taylor@ooida.com Headquarters: (816) 229-5791 For Immediate Release "Live From Exit 24" to feature… Read more >>

08/04/20 OOIDA: We had it right back then and we still do today!

Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association 1 NW OOIDA Drive, Grain Valley, MO  64029 Web Site: www.ooida.com Facebook: OOIDA Facebook Contact: Norita Taylor, norita_taylor@ooida.com Headquarters: (816) 229-5791 For Immediate Release OOIDA: We had it right back… Read more >>

07/30/20 OOIDA pushes Congress to waive HVUT in next COVID-19 relief package

Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association 1 NW OOIDA Drive, Grain Valley, MO  64029 Web Site: www.ooida.com Facebook: OOIDA Facebook Contact: Norita Taylor, norita_taylor@ooida.com Headquarters: (816) 229-5791 For Immediate Release OOIDA pushes Congress to waive HVUT… Read more >>

07/29/20 Industry tells Congress “No” on insurance increase

Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association 1 NW OOIDA Drive, Grain Valley, MO  64029 Web Site: www.ooida.com Facebook: OOIDA Facebook Contact: Norita Taylor, norita_taylor@ooida.com Headquarters: (816) 229-5791 For Immediate Release Industry tells Congress “No” on insurance… Read more >>