The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association is the largest national trade association representing the interests of small-business trucking professionals and professional truck drivers, whose membership is made up of some of the safest drivers on our nation’s highways. The average member has more than 25 years experience, having driven an average of two million accident-free miles total throughout their careers, equivalent to 80 times around the Earth.
OOIDA seeks to educate stakeholders, media and those new to the industry about the need for truck driver training standards though this campaign and other websites.
Main office: 816-229-5791
OOIDA is active in all aspects of highway safety and transportation policy, and represents the positions of professional truckers on numerous committees and in various forums on the local, state, provincial, national and international levels. The Association participates in virtually every significant rulemaking affecting professional truckers, testifies at all major hearings on trucking issues, and participates in industry-wide organizations and conferences.