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    Splinter reflects on cancer, HR challenges

    March 4, 2018 12:00AM by John G Smith

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Angela Splinter, the chief executive officer of Trucking HR Canada, didn’t begin by talking about cancer. When she took to the podium of the organization’s annual Women with Drive leadership summit, she focused specifically on human resources challenges.

    The labor shortage in trucking is real, she said, referring to an intensifying capacity crunch. “There is a limited supply of quality talent available.” But where 48% of Canada’s workforce includes women, they represent around 3% of drivers and technicians.

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    Pink truck & trailer = 75-ft. signal that trucking’s good

    December 11, 2014 12:00AM by Theona Baetu

    ST ANDREWS, MB – Trucking has been good to Dave Tyrchniewicz, president of Manitoba-based Turk Enterprises. So he’s sharing that good news in a very loud way: With a flashy pink rig, decked out to call attention to the fight against cancer.

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    Industry pulls together for one Dan-dy of a day

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    MONCTON, N.B. — Friends, family and representatives of the trucking industry got together on Aug. 21 for a special fundraiser referred to as “Dan Day” – in support of Dan Blakely.

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    Every Truck Sale Helps Fight Cancer

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    MISSISSAUGA – When you buy a truck from Davy Truck Centre in Mississauga, a certain amount from the sale will go towards the fight against cancer.