Transportation costs are on the rise – and by a lot. Rising insurance premiums, higher maintenance costs, foreign exchange rates, inflation, tire prices, and industry mandates are all contributing to serious strategic discussions among carriers and private fleet owners on how to maintain a viable business.
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Truck drivers work hard – very hard. They assume risk and liability when getting behind the wheel every single day. They need to track their hours to ensure they are compliant with HOS regulations and ensure their trucks and trailers are properly inspected, even when it’s -40 °C outside.
Truck cargo theft is on the rise. Estimates put the value of stolen cargo on trucks in Canada at over 14 million dollars every single day! Fortunately, Canada Cartage’s team work and technology helped capture thieves!
Canadian trucking regulations help govern transport across over one million kilometres of highway that cover our large country. In order... View Article
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) 29th annual International Roadcheck will take place on June 7 – 9, 2016.
Outsourcing your private fleet is a big decision, and not one that should be taken lightly. While there are a number of benefits to outsourcing your private fleet, partnering with a reputable company will help you maintain – and improve – customer service levels.
In 2015, the Canadian economy was uncertain at best with our depreciating loonie, the drop in oil prices, and flat... View Article
Private trucking fleets make up over 50% of the Canadian medium- and heavy-truck industry. Many companies operate their own fleet... View Article
The challenge for many private fleet operators when assessing the financial viability of their fleet is determining their Total Cost... View Article
Running your own private fleet of trucks and drivers is like running your own trucking company. You have the control... View Article