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...

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...

Canada Labour Code Part 3 Revisions

In early August, the Trucking Industry and Supply Chain were shocked when Canada labour Code Part 3 revisions were made public. Specific changes that would do the supply chain...

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 Does Your WSIB Alternative Solution Stack Up?

Are you confused about what you should be looking for when shopping for a WSIB Alternative for your O/O’s? If so, you’re not alone.  Not all Disability programs that are...