Trucking Updates

Driver Turnover Slows, But Still High

Posted on 2013-12-27 18:46:31

The driver turnover rate at large truckload fleets dipped two percentage points to 97 percent in the third quarter of 20....Read more

Deadline to Register Refrigeration Systems Approaches

Posted on 2013-12-27 18:46:03

SACRAMENTO- An important registration and reporting deadline for owners and operators of facilities with non-residentia....Read more

*New* Province to Propose Amendment to MJV Exit Tax – Will Only Apply to MJV Trucks Plated Solely for BC

Posted on 2013-12-19 06:58:36

*NOTE: Please see the end of this article for an important update.* Thanks to feedback and examples from many members, ....Read more

Urgent! BCTA Needs More Input for Rural Highway Safety and Speed Review!

Posted on 2013-12-19 06:57:55

As of December 11, we’ve had over 60 responses to our BC Speed Limit Review Survey – thanks to those who&rs....Read more

Highway 1 Truck Crashes

Posted on 2013-12-13 18:52:58

Conditions on Highway 1 continued to be treacherous in some locations this week, which saw an unprecedented number o....Read more

Manitoulin Buys Vitran

Posted on 2013-12-13 12:44:13

Manitoulin Transport announced it is buying LTL giant Vitran Corp. -- a deal that would make Manitoulin one of the to....Read more

Alberta Truckers Pondering Driver Training Standard

Posted on 2013-12-13 06:19:11

  A minimum training standard could be on the horizon for professional truck drivers in Alberta. The Alberta Mo....Read more

Trucking HR Launches Top Fleet Employers Program

Posted on 2013-12-12 18:22:15

The inaugural Top Fleet Employers program, administered by Trucking HR Canada, will be accepting applications beginnin....Read more

Truck Trainers, Insurers Join OTA Call for Mandatory Entry Level Training

Posted on 2013-12-11 11:35:13

An assembly of leading Canadian trucking insurers and the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario have banded w....Read more

Clearing the Air on Emissions Tampering

Posted on 2013-12-07 11:26:41

There will always be folks who think that for every rule there is an exception – and unfortunately, there&rsquo....Read more