There were more cargo thefts in Canada last year than in the entire U.S., with Peel Region being the second busiest jurisdiction for thieves behind only California
A delegation of Ontario Trucking Association (OTA) members and Trailcon Leasing Inc. hosted several policy makers to discuss several important issues to carriers in Peel and adjoining regions including trailer theft and red tape reduction in trucking.
The Facility Association Commercial Underwriting Working Group started meeting in June and will continue working throughout 2019 to review specific technical issues relating to Underwriting Rules and Procedures.
Posted Monday November 19, 2018 in Security
There’s no secret that cargo theft continues to be a serious problem across the country. That’s why OTA in partnership with Peel Regional Police, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), and others are working to mitigate thefts in Canada’s hotbed for cargo crime.
Canada’s long-awaited electronic logging device (ELD) mandate should differ from the U.S. rule to avoid some of the pitfalls that befell the rollout of similar legislation there
Posted Thursday July 05, 2018 in Security
Various trucking and freight transport groups urged U.S. regulators to prioritize cybersecurity as manufacturers and suppliers continue rolling out more automated and autonomous driving systems
Posted Monday June 18, 2018 in Security
Too many people turn a blind eye to the cost of cargo thefts, even though it’s run by organized crime groups and its proceeds goes toward funding more violent crime