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

As of December 11, we’ve had over 60 responses to our BC Speed Limit Review Survey – thanks to those who’ve taken the time to answe... Read More

Highway 1 Truck Crashes

Conditions on Highway 1 continued to be treacherous in some locations this week, which saw an unprecedented number of crashes involving multiple t... Read More

Manitoulin Buys Vitran

Manitoulin Transport announced it is buying LTL giant Vitran Corp. -- a deal that would make Manitoulin one of the top five largest carriers Canad... Read More

Alberta Truckers Pondering Driver Training Standard

  A minimum training standard could be on the horizon for professional truck drivers in Alberta. The Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMT... Read More

Trucking HR Launches Top Fleet Employers Program

The inaugural Top Fleet Employers program, administered by Trucking HR Canada, will be accepting applications beginning Jan. 1. The national progra... Read More

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

An assembly of leading Canadian trucking insurers and the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario have banded with the Ontario Trucking Asso... Read More

Clearing the Air on Emissions Tampering

There will always be folks who think that for every rule there is an exception – and unfortunately, there’s no shortage of misguided pe... Read More

Diesel Truck Engines Cleaner Than Expected

FREDERICK, MD— Starting Jan. 1, 2014, heavy-duty engine and truck makers must offer new models of diesel engines to comply with the new standa... Read More

Economists: Truckers, Shippers Need to Master Arts of Capacity, Pricing

Noel Perry of FTR Associates is holding up four fingers and one thumb. He had asked a room full of Ontario trucking executives, rhetorically, &ldquo... Read More

The Yanke Group is being sold to an American company

CTV news disclosed that,  one of Saskatoon’s largest employers is being sold to an American company. The Yanke Group, a trucking company,... Read More