As the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) global pandemic continues to spread and cause disruptions to every facet of life - both personal and business - TIA is working to ensure we're providing our members and the greater 3PL and transportation industries with the latest information, guidance, and resources needed to navigate these uncertain times.
TIA's Government Affairs & Leadership Teams are maintaining daily contact with the White House, Congress, FMCSA, and other federal and state agencies. We're also working alongside industry coalitions such as the Small Business Legislative Council, amplifying our voice and ensuring a seat at the table.
Below, please find a suite of resources you can use to analyze the current state of the industry; updates on new guidance and regulatory changes; links to contact your federal, state, and local legislators, and more.
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How is your business being impacted by the COVID-19 global pandemic? Are your loads up? Have you frozen hiring or laid-off employees? Send us a brief (or extended) note about your experiences, innovations or tribulations so we can better serve your needs and interests.
"Our volume has increased, and we are doing all efforts to assist and keep the freight moving. Our team is moving 200+ loads a day from seven offices to serve Americans to keep the supply chain moving. As an intermediary, we are keeping the supplies moving in America and we need the support of our government to assist in any efforts to keep us open and not close down our operations."
- Jim Becker, CEO | Becker Logistics, LLC
"Our volume has remained steady. We are blessed that the majority of our business is in the refrigerated sector. We have learned that we can work from home and still remain highly productive. We have a much deeper appreciation for our people and their commitment to our company, our customers for their loyalty and faith in us and our carriers for going above and beyond to keep the supply chain moving... From our carriers, we are experiencing better service. ."
- Kevin Morgan, General Manager | Glen Rose Transportation Management, Inc.
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TIA is actively monitoring the situation as it relates to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and will keep membership, stakeholders and the public informed as the situation develops or changes.
Important updates or changes regarding meetings, events, courses, or office closures will be made via email, website and across social channels.
TIA offices are currently closed but all staff is working remotely. TIA has systems and processes in place to ensure we are able to provide you with uninterrupted service. This includes, but not limited to, all staff having laptops, a robust VPN, and phone-forwarding capabilities.
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