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  • CBSA stops truck carrying 200 kilos of meth

    January 14, 2020 1:38PM by Truck News

    WINDSOR, Ont. – A Mississauga truck driver was arrested Dec. 24, when border agents and the RCMP intercepted the largest shipment of methamphetamine on record in the past seven years. The 200-kg shipment was valued at more than $25.5 million.

  • CBSA intercepts truck carrying big drug shipment

    November 28, 2019 11:37AM by Truck News

    POINT EDWARD, Ont. – A tractor-trailer carrying 50 kilos of suspected cocaine has been intercepted by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) at the Blue Water Bridge border crossing. A 52-year-old Markham, Ont.-based truck driver, Guo Bing Zhao, has been

  • Feature Health & Safety

    IF YOU DON’T HAVE A MEDICAL MARIJUANA POLICY, GET ONE. FAST.

    October 28, 2015 2:24PM by James Menzies

    That was the key takeaway from Dr. Barry Kurtzer of DriveCheck, who presented an interesting seminar recently for the Private Motor Truck Council of Canada. He presented it twice actually, in Truro, N.S. and then again in Ontario last week.

  • Feature Transportation

    All about medical marijuana

    June 16, 2014 2:10PM by Sonia Straface

    The drug nearly half a million Canadians are expected to be legally using by 2024

  • A FORMER DRIVER ON WHY HE TAKES MEDICAL MARIJUANA

    June 9, 2014 2:57PM by James Menzies

    Edgar Murdoch is a user of medical marijuana. He also knows a thing or two about trucking. Murdoch, 79, spent four decades plying North American highways as a professional truck driver. He also worked as a safety officer in the