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Women In Trucking Association announces Canadian Image Team

Canada has its first all-female Image Team. Women In Trucking Association (WIT) announced the 2018 Canadian Image Team on April 21 at Truck World’s Salute to Women Behind the Wheel in Mississauga, Ontario. WIT’s mission is to encourage the employment …Continue

Smart Lift Axles allowed in Ontario via permits

Carriers can now apply for a permit to allow the use of Smart Life Axles on designated Safe, Productive, and Infrastructure-Friendly tractor semi- and double-trailer configurations under Ontario Regulation 413/05, Vehicle Weights and Dimensions (VWD) for Safe, Productive, and Infrastructure-Friendly …Continue

Trucking needs to recruit Indigenous people

The number of Indigenous workers in Canada’s trucking and logistics sector is “well below” the average for the national workforce. With the trucking industry experiencing a driver shortage, for Trucking HR Canada, Indigenous people represent an “untapped labour pool.” The …Continue