TO PROMOTE SAFETY IN PRIVATE TRUCKING:
To seek a safe environment in the workplace.
To foster improvements in vehicle design and maintenance.
To ensure adequate standards of training and qualification for drivers and other operational personnel.
To pursue improvements in highway design and regulations regarding optimum speeds, vehicle weights, bridge structure, crossing safety, etc.
To recommend improvements in the occupational health environment for operational personnel.
TO MAINTAIN THE RIGHT TO PRIVATE CARRIAGE:
Uniformity in Legislation:
To seek uniformity in transportation legislation and regulation.
Enforcement and Compliance:
To support the enforcement of, and compliance with, existing regulations.
Private Trucking Rights:
To foster legislation and/or regulation enhancing the rights of private carriage.
Uniformity and Compatibility:
To promote national and international uniformity and compatibility in transportation legislation.
The right to lease:
To protect the rights of private carriers to freely utilize leased equipment and personnel in their operations.
TO ACHIEVE AN ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT CONDUCIVE TO PRIVATE TRUCKING:
To pursue improvements in Vehicle Productivity.
To endorse and recommend fuel conservation measures.
To seek the appropriate allocation of governments' tax revenues to trucking, and to foster their fair and reasonable taxation on the whole.