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Federal Panel Issues Recommendations on Border Reopening and Future Border Policies

A federal COVID-19 Testing and Screening Expert Advisory Panel issued a report yesterday with proposals that could pave a path toward reopening the Ca... Read More

US Trucking Groups Unite to Oppose Truck Travel Tax Proposal

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) and Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) are joining forces to oppose a truck-only vehicle-... Read More

US Carriers Optimistic about Trucking Market

As life for Americans returns to normal, carriers attending one of the first in-person industry events to be held in U.S. since COVID-19 emerged, expr... Read More

Online Access to CVOR Profile & Safety Records Now Available

Online access to CVOR carrier profiles is now live through the Ministry of Transportations (MTO) ongoing modernization efforts. Read More

CTA: ArriveCAN Uptake Remains Critical as Feds Consider Proof of Vaccination at Border

The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) continues to work with the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) to... Read More

Peel Region Public Health Hosting Extended Hours for Mass Vaccination Clinic at International Centre this Weekend

Peel Region has reached out to OTA to highlight a new initiative this weekend to make vaccines available during off-peak hours and asked the informati... Read More

Deadline to Register for Virtual Next Generation Program is May 21

Calling all young professionals in the trucking industry! School is almost back in session. Reserve your spot in OTA’s hit Next Generation program, wh... Read More

Applications now being accepted for Omnitracs Mike Ham Memorial Scholarship

First-Year post-secondary students who are entering a public Canadian university or college can now apply for the Omnitracs Mike Ham Memorial Scholars... Read More

TIRF & NRCAN Team up to Research the Effect of Fuel-efficient Driving on Collision Risk

The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF), an independent road safety research institute, received funding from Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN) t... Read More

Ontario Continues to Expand COVID Vaccine Booking Eligibility for Truck Drivers

As of Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 8:00 a.m., individuals with at-risk health conditions, as well as Group Two of people who cannot work from home includi... Read More