Truck News


  • Ontario to recognize military’s A/Z-equivalent driver’s permits

    June 22, 2015 9:58AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Beginning in July, the province of Ontario will recognize Department of National Defence (DND) 404 driver’s permits, allowing such licence-holders to more easily transition into the private sector and commercial driving jobs. Manitoba and Quebec already recognize

  • Ontario to introduce mandatory training for entry-level drivers

    October 16, 2014 12:32PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Ontario is set to introduce mandatory training for entry-level drivers after a Toronto Star series of articles highlighted just how easy it is to obtain an A/Z licence in the province. The articles impressed upon the public

  • TTSAO heralds organizational changes

    June 25, 2014 2:03PM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. — The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) has announced changes, including the opening of a new office in Hamilton. It has also appointed new associates, Quest Consulting National, to oversee the association’s air brake program. The

  • Whistleblower line goes live

    June 17, 2014 2:44PM by Truck News

    VANCOUVER, B.C. – In a bid to ensure all trucking companies are complying with the rules at Port Metro Vancouver, a new whistleblower phoneline has been launched. Taking calls in English and Punjabi, the Drayage ConfidenceLine, will operate 24 hours