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    Truck News – East July 2019

    June 21, 2019 10:15AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Truck News – East June 2019

    May 29, 2019 1:56PM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Honesty is the best policy

    May 29, 2019 11:46AM by Sonia Straface

    CAMBRIDGE, Ont. — Client Transport is the small, but mighty carrier you’ve likely never heard of. Based in Cambridge, Ont., the 16-truck fleet is one that prides itself on having superior staff and drivers, all thanks to a little transparency.

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    Safety first: Part 4

    May 28, 2019 11:41AM by Edo van Belkom

    THE STORY SO FAR Mother Load is in need of her annual safety inspection and while Mark is talking about that with another driver, a third man approaches and tells Mark he knows a mechanic that does inspections for $500.

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    New oil category gets a lukewarm reception

    May 28, 2019 11:24AM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. — Doug Kading, vice-president of maintenance for C.R. England would love to use FA-4 engine oils across his entire fleet of 4,000 tractors. Instead, the FA-4 factory fill his new trucks come with is tossed at the very

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    Coping with seasonal allergies

    May 24, 2019 11:19AM by Dr. Chris Singh

    Although we have had a fairly cool and wet spring in many parts of Canada, it is fair to say that summer will eventually arrive. With that being said, allergy season will also soon arrive. Hay fever, also known as

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    Weighty issues

    May 24, 2019 10:28AM by Karen Bowen

    We all know that an active lifestyle really benefits our overall health. Unfortunately, trucking limits your ability to engage in regular physical activity. As a result, occasional weight fluctuations may cause you to temporarily let out your belt a few

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    Is Ontario really open for business?

    May 22, 2019 10:22AM by Mike Millian

    The issues involving spring weight restrictions have not been addressed and need to be brought to the forefront once again. These laws have been around in most Canadian provinces since 1949. They vary by jurisdiction, but for the most part

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    Labor market information

    May 22, 2019 10:16AM by Angela Splinter

    Why it matters

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    Changes coming to WSIB

    May 17, 2019 9:46AM by Janine Dyck

    Beginning on Jan. 1, 2020, Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) will introduce a new way of setting premium rates for almost 300,000 businesses across the province. Our new model will make it easier to understand how your business

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    A shining example

    May 17, 2019 9:40AM by James Menzies

    Highway Star of the Year enjoys paying it forward

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    Back to basics

    April 26, 2019 10:20AM by Sonia Straface

    SOUTH MOUNTAIN, Ont. — Edwin Duncan’s motto for his business is simple, yet effective: We get it there, with time to spare. And it’s one that his company, JED Express, takes seriously. Close to 99% of all JED’s deliveries have been

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    Safety first: Part 3

    April 24, 2019 10:13AM by Edo van Belkom

    THE STORY SO FAR Mother Load is in need of her annual safety inspection and while Mark is talking about that with another driver, a third man approaches and tells Mark he knows a mechanic that does inspections for $500.

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    Is trucking giving you a headache?

    April 24, 2019 9:19AM by Dr. Chris Singh

    As spring arrives and the weather begins to change, some drivers will experience an increased frequency of headaches. Although there is no conclusive scientific evidence to link changes in weather to headaches, there certainly seems to be some anecdotal evidence.

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    Truck News – East May 2019

    April 23, 2019 9:58AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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