Trucking Events

HOS Reform listening session

Hours of Service Reform Those that drive heavy commercial vehicles now have a chance to have their say on one of the most critical pieces of legislation in their daily lives. Hours of Service. The FMCSA is inviting the public to its second listening session on Hours of Service reform. They are seeking [...]

2018 Roadcheck: Right around the corner June 5-7

 Make sure you and your team are ready for inspection. International Roadcheck is June 5-7 this year, so make sure you are tuned up and ready for an inspection.  A heads up that a major focus this year will be on hours of service, so make sure that you are compliant on your hours [...]

2018-06-05T03:35:22+00:00May 31st, 2018|Trucking Events|

How to Ace your Roadcheck Inspection: What to Expect and Common Roadcheck Violations to Avoid

International Roadcheck 2018 is set for June 5-7. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) says it will focus on hours of service this year. Attention has been on hours of service since the FMCSA implemented the ELD mandate this past December. The CVSA thought because of this, it would be the perfect year to [...]

2018-05-05T18:45:25+00:00May 7th, 2018|Tid bits, Trucking Events|

Roadcheck 2014 is just around the corner, are you ready?

Summer is fast approaching and with that is the time of year that the CVSA and law enforcement around North America band together and have a blitz inspecting trucks and buses.  Yes it’s almost time for Roadcheck 2014, are you ready? […]

2016-11-14T18:45:50+00:00May 26th, 2014|Trucking Events|

Brake Safety Week-CVSA Blitz

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is reminding truck and bus operators that their annual brake blitz is scheduled for the week of September 8-14. The CVSA expects about 30,000 trucks and buses will have their brakes inspected during the blitz.  Last year one o ut of seven of the 21,255 vehicles inspected were put [...]

2016-11-14T18:45:51+00:00September 6th, 2013|Drivers, trucking, Trucking Events|

IRP Offices in Ontario Will Be Closed

  If anyone in Ontario is planning to use an IRP office you might want to note that on April 26, 2013 all Ontario offices will be closed.   The Ontario government has recently been working on updating their systems for the International Registration Plan (IRP).  During the month of March all staff were [...]

2016-11-14T18:45:52+00:00April 16th, 2013|Trucking Events|