Thanking People for Doing Their Job

This week I traveled to Australia to speak at a conference. On my flight from Sydney to Perth, I was pulled aside for additional screening for explosives. The agent...

Border Detector Dog Aided in Arrest

May 2, 2019 A Border Detector Dog alerted the CBSA Agent at the border crossing to a specific Semi-truck entering Canada through the Blue Water Bridge in Point Edward,...

Drug Trafficking Ring Seized in Ontario

An International network of drug smuggling and trafficking has been dismantled in Barrie, ON by the OPP during their joint 15 month long investigation: Project Tattler.  Project Tattler began in...

How Big Data Will Change Direction of Trucking Industry

Everywhere you go in the freight transportation world, it seems everyone is talking about “Big Data” and how it will influence if not outright change supply chain strategies, logistics...

Ways to Reduce Trucking Insurance Premiums

Looking to get the most out of your trucking insurance policy? Driver experience, age and upkeep of vehicles, and the time your operation has been in business are key...

Cocaine bust in Alberta

At the Sweetgrass / Coutts border crossing into Alberta a transport truck was pulled over for secondary screening because the driver was on the CBSA radar as suspected of...

Portion Control

Portion control is one of the most effective ways to lose weight. Over the years, the portion sizes have grown tremendously. Burgers have 2-3 patties, pop bottles are triple...

Frustrated and Afraid

In recent days i have received back some unhealthy bloodwork that makes me think about and appreciate life. Firstly, I will be ok. God has always had my back. While listening...

Technology is Changing Transportation and Logistics

Business logistics has traditionally been defined by a focus on trucks and transportation networks. But in recent years, a slew of new technologies have revolutionized the industry. Warehouse management...

Containing Emission Cost, Can We?

As traumatic as it was at the time, the addition of selective catalytic reduction and diesel particulate filter after treatment to modern trucks will likely go down as one...