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ESDC Announces Steps Toward Regulating Scheduling Exemptions

Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) has announced a process to consider solidifying exemptions from new scheduling requirements for certai... Read More

CTA to be Part of the National Task Force Reviewing Commercial Insurance

Commercial insurance is a popular topic among those in the trucking industry and other commercial sectors in the economy.In response to the increasing... Read More

Globe & Mail Highlights Need for Enforcement Review of Trucking Industry

Transport Canada and the provincial and territorial regulators at the Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators have shown a strong commitmen... Read More

Trucking association questions Pallister’s new gasoline regulations for Manitoba - CJOB and Global News Winnipeg

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister talks to reporters in Brandon. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Steve LambertNew gasoline regulations in Manitoba will be equal to... Read More

Thunder Bay Council Vote on Designated Truck Route Pushed off Until March

Voting by Thunder Bay Council on the proposed truck route by-law continues to be delayed. In fall 2019, the vote was pushed to December, and then Janu... Read More

The Alberta Government is updating the Motor Vehicle System (MOVES).

The governments objective is to update the current system so it can interface with other more modern applications. This update is a first step in prov... Read More

Freight market analyst firm FTR is predicting a flattish, but stable freight market for 2020.

“Our latest forecast is for spot rates to hold, or perhaps rise by 1%. Contract rates probably would be a bit lower again, but probably only by... Read More

Craftsmen Utility Trailer Receives Golden State Foods’ Vendor of The Decade Award

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., January 16, 2020 - Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co., the industry’s largest manufacturer of refrigerated trailers and... Read More

APUs Approved for CleanBC Heavy-duty Vehicle Efficiency Program Incentives

Langley, British Columbia— The BC Trucking Association (BCTA) is pleased to announce the addition of auxiliary power units (APUs) to the list of... Read More

Safe Winter Truck Driving Safety Tips

Leave plenty of room between your vehicle and the vehicle in front of your truck, and beside your truck, when possible (approx. 1/4 mile). Read More