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,...

Persistent Carrier Challenge’s impact Trucking Marketplace

Rate factor plays a small part that contributed to a low year for the transportation industry and like the trade warfare, the rest of factors might not have an...

Is TRUCKING INDUSTRY really EVOLVING IN CANADA?

Did you know that the trucking industry experienced its first boom in Canada by participating in the war effort? This sector, which now transports 70% of our daily life goods in...

The Road Ahead – Canada’s Public Debt

The Canadian government debt, commonly called the "public debt" or the "national debt", is the amount of money owed by the Government of Canada to holders of Canadian Treasury...
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Creating a Virtual University for the Trucking Industry

September is here and our World has changed drastically from where it was six months ago. The pandemic shutdown our lives in one swoop as everyone was ordered to...

cover story: The Post Pandemic Truck Driver Crisis

The Trucking Industry became complex through the opening months of 2020. New trade agreements with the U.S. Mexico and Canada and low fuel costs enthused the possibilities of a...

ArriveCAN App is a Must at the borders!

I have been asked about 100 times lately about this new App that CBSA has put out, yes you must use it! Use this mobile app to speed up...

I get asked a question all the time. “Should I become an owner-operator?” 

Do I get it because I look like I've been in this industry a long time? Is it the trucker belly? Or the grey hair of wisdom sprinkling my...

Your Fleet Safety Program and Its Impact on ‘Nuclear Verdicts’

Over the past decade or so, the trucking industry has been plagued by so-called “Nuclear Verdicts”. A nuclear verdict is any award that is “out of proportion with the...
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Driver Behaviour & It’s effects on your Authorities

Every trucking fleet relies on its operating authority to do business. In Ontario, it is known as the Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator’s Registration or CVOR. The math varies by...