The trucking industry is constantly under scrutiny for our safety record on the highways with accidents being publicized in the media and television shows like Heavy Rescue 401 that focus on incidents involving commercial motor vehicles. While every accident is one too many, truck drivers remain some of the safest drivers on the road.
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Mandatory Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) are coming into effect in the U.S. in December 2017 and 18 to 24 months... View Article
Making sure drivers and roadways are safe is a major concern for commercial truck drivers and operators. Daily pre-trip vehicle... 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
Canada Cartage is an environmental leader in the Canadian transportation industry. We are an accredited member of the SmartWay® program.
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) 30th annual International Roadcheck will take place on June 6 – 8, 2017.
Canada Cartage is once again being recognized as one of the country’s top fleet employers by receiving the “2017 Top Fleet Employer” award.
As winter turns to spring in Canada, the layers of materials that compose roads are significantly weakened by an excessive... View Article
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!