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  • Lose sleep over this health condition

    April 24, 2018 11:45AM by Karen Bowen

    Do you often still feel tired after a full night’s sleep? Do you snore so loudly that you regularly wake yourself up with a sudden snort, gasp, or choke? Does your family complain that your snoring keeps everyone awake? If

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    Dealing with the messiness of the human condition

    April 24, 2018 11:28AM by Al Goodhall

    As a truck driver, you may wake some mornings to blinding sunshine under brilliant blue skies but you may end the day in a blinding snowstorm unable to see more than a few truck lengths in front of you. On

  • The 40,000-kilometer question

    April 24, 2018 11:05AM by Eric Berard

    Interest growing in gas-powered medium-duty trucks

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    Stop using term ‘autonomous vehicle,’ panel urges

    April 24, 2018 10:56AM by James Menzies

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — If he had his way, Mike Millian would never hear the term “autonomous truck” again. “The more we keep telling people autonomous trucks are going to hit the road in the next few years with no drivers

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    Truck News May 2018

    April 24, 2018 7:45AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

    Click here to download the May 2018 Truck News Digital Edition

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    The Chain’s in Command – Part 4

    March 29, 2018 1:19PM by Edo van Belkom

    THE STORY SO FAR Mark is traveling to Winnipeg on Hwy. 17. He checks the forecast and it looks bad, so he chains up long before the snow. After driving a while Mark is wondering if the snow will ever

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    Cleaner alternatives

    March 27, 2018 11:40AM by Derek Clouthier

    Alternative fuels and the shift toward electric-powered work trucks

  • Capacity crunch and rates

    March 27, 2018 11:37AM by Mike Millian

    Are ELDs already having an effect?

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    Increased artificial intelligence won’t benefit drivers

    March 27, 2018 11:32AM by Al Goodhall

    The greatest challenge we currently face as drivers, is adapting to changes happening across the trucking industry. What really drives me crazy is how little input drivers have in the design of the systems we use every day. Some days,

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    Truck News April 2018

    March 27, 2018 8:00AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

    Click here to download the April 2018 Truck News Digital Edition

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    Nothing new but the tried and true

    March 25, 2018 11:27AM by Scott Taylor

    Every year when tax season fires up we dredge through Canada Revenue Agency’s (CRA) website for changes that we should be aware of. Obviously, we focus on trucking-specific items but we also look at the General Tax Guide, as everyone

  • Preventing the pain

    March 25, 2018 10:09AM by Sonia Straface

    Truck drivers are at a higher risk for developing musculoskeletal disorders, the most common type of workplace injury

  • All cramped up

    March 25, 2018 10:02AM by Karen Bowen

    Have you ever drifted off in your bunk only to be awakened from a sound sleep with excruciating cramps in your legs? Many people experience painful nighttime leg cramps – involuntary spasms that usually involve the muscles of the calf,

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    Repair frustrations

    March 22, 2018 9:46AM by Mark Lee

    As owner-operators or small fleet managers, we have to have an edge, something that sets us apart from the crowd. That can be a greater need to go to work – the big bills and payments ensure that we have

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    Better together

    March 22, 2018 9:42AM by Angela Splinter

    Make health and wellness part of your HR plan