Truck News


  • TCA panel offers view from the top

    November 21, 2019 10:24AM by James Menzies

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) chief Stephen Laskowski is encouraged increased regulatory scrutiny is being paid to the trucking industry, and hopes it will continue to be targeted at the bad actors. “If we are going to change,

  • TCA gives Canadian fleets broad U.S. regulatory update

    November 21, 2019 9:29AM by James Menzies

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) made its annual trek to Canada Nov. 20, offering a free half-day business conference, which included a broad update on U.S. regulatory issues. David Heller, vice-president of government affairs with TCA, told

  • Brace for rougher 2019: Mark Seymour

    November 14, 2018 3:08PM by James Menzies

    BRAMPTON, Ont. — “Fasten your seatbelts in 2019, we’re going to be in for maybe a little bit of a rough ride.” That was the sobering warning from Mark Seymour today, who was participating in a panel discussion at the

  • Trucking needs more sensible regs, not fewer: TCA

    November 14, 2018 9:57AM by James Menzies

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – There is no appetite in Washington to reduce trucking regulations, but there is great potential to make the regulations that trucking operates under more sensible. That was the message Dave Heller, vice-president of government affairs with the

  • TCA to visit Canada, discuss border issues

    October 6, 2017 8:29AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) is coming to the Toronto area in an effort to bridge border barriers. The half-day conference on Oct. 18 will feature conversations on cross-border commerce between the U.S. and Canada, organizers say.

  • Bison driver recognized as Highway Angel

    September 13, 2017 4:51PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – A Bison Transport driver has been recognized as a Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) Highway Angel for assisting another driver who had been struck by vehicle on the side of the road. On his way to Langley, Va.

  • Five of 20 Best Fleets to Drive For based in Canada

    January 31, 2017 9:20AM by Truck News

    MARKHAM, Ont. – CarriersEdge and the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) have named the top 20 Best Fleets to Drive For, with five Canadian fleets among them. Canadian fleets included: Bison Transport, Winnipeg, Man.; Challenger Motor Freight, Cambridge, Ont.; Kriska Holdings,

  • TCA Driver and Owner-Operator of the Year finalists announced

    January 12, 2017 11:08AM by Truck News

    Bison driver a finalist for Driver of the Year

  • Bison driver named Highway Angel

    January 12, 2017 6:22AM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. – A Bison Transport driver has been recognized by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) for helping another truck driver whose truck jackknifed in B.C. The incident happened May 6, 2016. Taljinder Sohi left a brake check and was

  • Bison’s Garth Pitzel takes home TCA award

    June 14, 2016 1:07PM by Truck West

    FORT WORTH, Texas – Garth Pitzel of Bison Transport has been presented the 2016 Clare C. Casey Professional of the Year award by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA). Pitzel is the director of safety and driver development with Bison and

  • TCA’s new logo reflects group’s North American presence

    November 25, 2014 2:33PM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has unveiled a new logo that’s more reflective of the organization’s North American membership. The previous logo, which included a map of the US, has been replaced to better reflect TCA’s mix

  • Feature Uncategorized


    September 16, 2014 8:58AM by James Menzies

    It’s that time of year again – time for drivers and owner/operators who are happy with the company for whom they drive to nominate those carriers for recognition under the Truckload Carriers Association’s Best Fleets to Drive For competition. This

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    July 7, 2014 12:02PM by James Menzies

    Gary de Vos, a driver with Bison Transport from Trenton, Ont., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association. What did he do to earn such a distinction? Early one April morning, Gary was travelling Hwy. 1


    May 27, 2014 7:33AM by James Menzies

    This composite sketch of a Best Fleet to Drive For provides a roadmap on how to become one