Truck News



  • Feature Transportation

    Race a Factor in Hiring?

    February 1, 2004 12:00AM by Ingrid Phaneuf

    TORONTO, Ont. – Is the trucking industry guilty of racial profiling?Certainly it’s an issue for the industry; hassle-free crossings are crucial to transborder carrier efficiency, and media reports of …

  • Feature Transportation

    FDA Rules Full of Holes: Carriers

    February 1, 2004 12:00AM by Ingrid Phaneuf

    TORONTO, Ont. – Carriers breathed a sigh of relief when the FDA announced a “soft enforcement” approach to the Dec. 12 implementation of its new rules governing prior notice and registration of food f…

  • Canada and U.S. announce expansion of FAST and NEXUS programs

    May 7, 2003 8:45AM by Truck News

    OTTAWA, Ont. — Minister of National Revenue Elinor Caplan and U.S. Bureau of Customs and Border Protection Commiss…

  • Product Regulations

    A15 upgrades continue

    February 1, 2003 12:00AM by Carroll McCormick

    ST. BERNARD DE LACOLLE, Que. – Highway improvements and truck pre-selection should speed traffic through the St. Bernard de Lacolle border area and to and from Montreal on Autoroute 15. Transports Que…

  • Feature Transportation

    Dispatch: The dispatcher: key to success

    November 1, 2002 12:00AM by Katy de Vries

    OTTAWA, Ont. – Like the goalie to a hockey team, the air traffic controller to a runway or the lead actor to a movie, the dispatcher is often that same lifeline to a trucker.The job of a dispatcher en…

  • AMTA conference registrations now open

    August 2, 2002 8:39AM by Truck News

    EDMONTON, Alta. — The Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) has released more information about its upcoming…

  • THSAO hosts risk-management breakfast

    March 12, 2002 8:55AM by Truck News

    BURLINGTON, Ont. — The Transportation Health and Safety Association of Ontario (THSAO) sponsored Council of Driver…

  • ATA’s finance council juggles 2002 calendar

    December 4, 2001 10:40AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. — As a cost-cutting measure the National Accounting and Finance Council (NAFC) of the American Tru…

  • Feature Transportation

    APTA honors industry’s best (December 01, 2001)

    December 1, 2001 12:00AM by Truck News

    HALIFAX, N.S. – Every year the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) honors a group of individuals who have made the trucking industry a better place.The Safety to Motor Transportation Award …

  • Product Transportation

    APTA honors industry’s best (November 05, 2001)

    November 5, 2001 9:43AM by Truck News

    HALIFAX, N.S. — Every year the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) honors a group of individuals who ha…

  • Feature Transportation

    Turning on the liquid lease tap

    June 1, 2001 12:00AM by Truck News

    NORWALK, Conn. – Boasting an efficient and cost-effective alternative to exiting a lease, LeaseTrading says it’s new program creates significant value for lessors, lessees, dealers and brokers.The com…

  • TURNING ON THE TAP FOR LIQUID LEASES

    May 4, 2001 9:37AM by Truck News

    NORWALK, Conn. — Boasting an efficient and cost-effective alternative to exiting a lease, LeaseTrading says its ne…