First-ever salute to women in trucking takes place at Truck World

For the first time in Canada, the Women in Trucking Association celebrated female truck drivers with a Salute to Women Behind the Wheel at Truck World on April 16. WIT worked together with Joanne Ritchie from OBAC to gather female drivers from all over Canada to recognize them at...

TRUCK WORLD – Canada National Truck Show

The Meeting Place For Canada’s Trucking Industry! Truck World is the Canadian meeting place for the trucking, transportation, supply chain, distribution, and logistics industries. * See more than 250,000 square feet of New Trucks, Trailers and Equipment * New Products *...

Only one week remains to register for Women with Drive

2nd annual event for everyone who recruits, retains or mentors women in Canada’s trucking industry OTTAWA, ON (February 23, 2016) – Barely a week remains to register for Trucking HR Canada’s 2nd annual Women with Drive summit, which will offer insights into strategies to recruit,...

Restrictions of the Trans-Canada highway at the Nipigon River Bridge

MTO Hopeful of Two Lanes Open by the End of February; Occasional Off Peak Full Closures Expected (With the files from the Ontario Trucking Association) In a teleconference update with industry and media on the ongoing Nipigon River Bridge closure, Ontario Transportation Minister...

Registration now open for second Women with Drive Summit

  Registration for Trucking HR Canada’s 2016 Women with Drive summit has officially opened, promising new insights into strategies that can help attract, recruit and retain more women in the trucking industry. The second annual event will be held March 3, 2016 and hosted at...
Posted On 31 Oct 2015
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Vote For, Vote Against, but Vote

By Joanne Ritchie According to 17th century English political philosopher Thomas Hobbes, life is “nasty, brutish and short” for individuals in a state of nature, that is, not governed by a strong undivided political power. Replace “short” with “interminably long” and you’ve got a...
Posted On 08 Oct 2015
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National Trucking Week 2015: We’ll Take Truck Drivers over Driverless Trucks

By Louise Yako News articles earlier this year about driverless trucks operating in Nevada and the Alberta oil sands under restricted conditions set off speculation about whether we’ll need truck drivers within a few decades – and whether autonomous vehicles are an...
Posted On 09 Sep 2015
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Celebrating Truck ‘N’ Roll’s 15th Anniversary

This past September the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Toronto was the site of a celebration of the 15th anniversary Truck ‘N’ Roll Magazine and the annual National Trucking Week. Upon their arrival, all guests were greeted by the Consul General...
Posted On 15 Oct 2014
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Volvo Premium Certified™ Used Trucks Program and Used Truck Search Tool Now Available

Volvo Trucks has simplified finding high-quality and dependable used Volvo models with the launch of its Volvo Premium Certified™ used trucks program and online Used Truck Search tool. Combining dependability with the value of a pre-owned vehicle, Volvo Premium Certified models...
Posted On 17 Sep 2014
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Volvo Trucks Announces Model Year 2016 Enhancements for Significant Fuel Savings

Volvo Trucks’ model year 2016 VN series highway tractors will deliver even greater fuel savings compared with previous generation models through an assortment of aerodynamic and powertrain enhancements. Further sculpting of airflow around the exterior and underneath the...
Posted On 15 Sep 2014
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