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Lethbridge Safety Conference - June 17

The AMTA is bringing together nationally recognized safety experts, officials from the Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) and other special guest... Read More

Albertans and Canadians as a whole have stepped to the plate. The first evacuees return June 1st.

Alberta is certainly weathering some difficult times. The extraordinary damage created by the wildfires in northern Alberta has delivered a devastatin... Read More

Truck Parking Improvements on the Coquihalla

British Columbia announced a major highway upgrade to the Coquihalla Highway to provide additional safety for the commercial trucking industry. &... Read More

Human Resources: And The Survey Says

A recent survey by HireRight, of 3,500 human resources, recruiting, security, and management professionals found that “health issues”... Read More

Marijuana: Be careful what you wish for.

As the Canadian government moves toward marijuana legalization, Canadian carriers might want to look at how similar policies in legalized marijuan... Read More

Roadcheck 2016 scheduled for June 7-9 with focus on tires

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s 29th annual International Roadcheck will take place June 7-9, 2016. International Roadcheck is a 72... Read More

CarriersEdge to include course to help drivers reduce fuel

CarriersEdge announced at the Truckload Carriers Association 2016 Safety & Security Division Annual Meeting a new Maximizing Fuel Efficiency c... Read More

The High Cost of Treating Sleep Apnea

A new sleep apnea white paper issued by the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) and based on a survey of over 800 truck drivers find... Read More

Spot Freight Down

Spot truckload freight volume and available capacity both fell during the week ending May 21, reported DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT netwo... Read More

Driver, Vet to Win Kenworth

The United States Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes Program, Kenworth Truck Co. and FASTPORT announced that nominations are... Read More