Toronto, ON – Trucking HR Canada has announced that Canada Cartage is once again being recognized as one of the country’s top fleet employers by receiving the “2017 Top Fleet Employer” award.  The award honours the best workplaces in Canada’s trucking industry.

Fleets of every size were rated on topics including recruitment and retention practices, workplace culture, compensation, training and skills development, and innovative HR practices. The award was evaluated based on a comprehensive application process, driver and staff surveys, and follow-up interviews. Canada Cartage was one of only eleven Canadian companies who received the 2017 Large Fleets award.

“I congratulate Canada Cartage on their continued success and commitment to HR best practices” says Angela Splinter, chief executive officer of Trucking HR Canada.

“We are very pleased to receive the Top Fleet Employer award again this year” says Brad Gehring, Vice President, Human Resources. “Our teams across the country work hard to make Canada Cartage a great place to work and receiving this award two years in a row is a testament to our ongoing commitment to our drivers and staff.”

The Top Fleet Employers selection criteria, which has been validated by trucking industry experts, is reviewed annually to ensure an accurate reflection of human resources issues, trends, and today’s working environments.

About Canada Cartage

Founded in 1914, Canada Cartage is the country’s largest provider of outsourced fleet solutions, providing dedicated equipment and drivers to both small and large firms. Canada Cartage also provides a complete range of supply chain and logistics services under its subsidiary companies including Direct Distribution Centres, Direct2Home home delivery services, and the Vanguard managed transportation division. For more information, visit

About Trucking HR

Trucking HR Canada is a national partnership-based organization that is dedicated to developing, sharing and promoting the trucking industry’s best practices in human resources and training.