New OTA Internet video helps teach road users about truck/cycling safety & awareness
Changes to the weights and dimensions MOU allows for national adoption of boat-tails, tri-drive tractors and extended B-trains
With the Canadian economy returning to health and the federal government’s finances expected to shift from deficit to surplus, CTA suggests it’s time to decide what to do with the federal excise tax on diesel
CTA welcomes further initiatives aimed at bringing greater benefits to trusted traders and cross-border travellers in accordance with the commitments outlined under the Beyond the Border Action Plan.
Brittany Hermiston has been awarded this year’s Grant’s Transport Limited Mathematics scholarship. Hermiston, who was very active within her high school community, will be heading to the University of Guelph in September, where she plans to obtain her Bachelor of Science. From there, the Ontario scholar hopes to return home in Northern Ontario and open her very own veterinary practice.
Truck driving is a skilled occupation that should not be lumped in with burger flippers and other low wage/low skill jobs in order for the industry’s jobs strategy to work. Temporary foreign workers program won’t fix driver shortage, but essential to fill seats.