What’s Your Why?

Better health is something many people wish they could have. Many of us know that we need to eat better, increase our water intake, drink less, and exercise more,...

Is the playing field level for women at the loading dock?

Each year the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) asks drivers and carriers about their top concerns. As you can imagine, the drivers list differs from the trucking companies’ list,...

MELT and NELT are works in progress

In recent months I have made several presentations on Mandatory Entry Level Training (MELT) and provided updates and information or where we sit in each jurisdiction and where the...

5 Steps for Changing your Health

5 Steps for Changing your Health   When you’re looking to get healthy, it can be difficult to know what things you should focus on first. It’s up to you to decide...

Temporary Foreign Workers Program for the Trucking Industry needs tightened up

A recent article in the Globe and Mail has shone a light on some very unsavoury and unsafe practices that are occurring in our country when it comes to...

Do You Require A Waiver To Cross Into The USA?

Waivers for entering the USA. If you have been told at the border when entering the USA that you will need a Waiver, here are some tips for you....

WSIB in Trucking Who Can Opt Out Who Can’t And What to Look For

  The majority of fleets in Ontario have allowed their Owner/Operators to opt out of WSIB and purchase a private alternative that covers them for accidental injuries on and off...

WSIB in Trucking Who Can Opt Out Who Can’t And What to Look For

The majority of fleets in Ontario have allowed their Owner/Operators to opt out of WSIB and purchase a private alternative that covers them for accidental injuries on and off...

Immigration Process – Impacting Trucking Industry along with new immigrants and foreign students

The world has uncovered the underbelly of an extraordinary industry: trucking. The featured conduct of certain organizations are a humiliation to trucking sector. So what can Canada do to...

Cutting Pop out of your Diet

I’ve recent been hearing people refer to the fall as “the other New Year,” and I think that’s a great way to look at it, especially when it comes...