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Blitz Season, Is Your Fleet Ready?

Each spring since 1988, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (“CVSA”) and its partner enforcement agencies engage in a seventy-two-hour inspection blitz where upwards of...

Ontario Strengthens Enforcement of Stay-at-Home Order

Implementing Stronger Enforcement, Travel Restrictions, Public Health Measures to Stop the Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives Effective Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.,...

Are Your Drivers “One Phone Call Away (from quitting)”

Back in the pre-Pandemic days- remember those?- I was at a transportation conference having lunch with a Human Resource director who worked at mid-western...

Can Lessons from Family Life Make You a Better Manager? Homelife as a Leadership Course.

In the mental health field, we too often focus on how demands in our personal or family life can have negative effects on job...

OTA Statement on Blockades Impacting Ontario’s Commercial Vehicle Inspection Stations

The Ontario Trucking Association (OTA) has been the voice of the Ontario trucking industry since 1926. OTA believes that the industry’s concerns should be...

Transport Canada Clarifies Technical Standards Governing Brake-activated Pulsating Lamps

Based on U.S. safety data from the United States that showed amber brake-activated pulsating lamps can have significant benefits to road safety, the Canadian Trucking...

Now Boarding: Electric Powered Airliners

In the push to "a greener planet," we are seeing an evolution in transport. Electric cars and trucks are fast becoming mainstream. But can...

Have we increased the presence of women in trucking?

March is Women’s History Month and the Women In Trucking Association was formed in March of 2007.  Now, fourteen years later, how have we...

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PMTC pleased with TC’s phased in ELD Enforcement announcement, but details are still needed

On March 2nd, the Honourable Federal Transport Minister Omar Alghabra announced that the Canadian Federal ELD Mandate, coming into force on June 12th, will...

Truck Driver Training: Funding Opportunities for New Drivers

Starting a new career is challenging for many reasons.  When specific qualifications are required, it can be costly too.  While a career as a...

MTO Resuming Renewal Requirements for CVOR, Annual Inspections and Oversize/Overweight Annual Permits June 1

OTA was made aware by the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) that deferrals that were put in place for CVOR renewals, annual inspections and Oversize/Overweight...

OTA Statement on Blockades Impacting Ontario’s Commercial Vehicle Inspection Stations

The Ontario Trucking Association (OTA) has been the voice of the Ontario trucking industry since 1926. OTA believes that the industry’s concerns should be...

Transport Canada Clarifies Technical Standards Governing Brake-activated Pulsating Lamps

Based on U.S. safety data from the United States that showed amber brake-activated pulsating lamps can have significant benefits to road safety, the Canadian Trucking...

A.B.C.’s of Driving

You know what really turns my crank backwards? Semis in the ditch and in crashes. It seems like I’m yelling about this constantly. When will...

Distracted Driving: One of the Worst Driving Habits

It should be no surprise to anyone now that distracted driving is both illegal and unsafe.  Penalties are stiff in all jurisdictions, and the...

CVSA Roadcheck 2021

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will be doing a large international inspection blitz May 4-6, 2021.  During these days, expect a lot of...

Rubbing Airlines on the Catwalk

The area between your tractor’s sleeper and the trailer is sometimes called the catwalk.  No matter what you call this space on a tractor-trailer,...

When a Violation Can Become an Out-of-Service Defect

All commercial vehicle violations need to be corrected, but not all violations are as bad as others.  This is why the Commercial Vehicle Safety...

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