Operation Safe Driver Week July 11th -17th-Please Drive Safely

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is conducting Operation Safe Driver Week from July 11th through 17th with a focus on speeding. Please drive safely! Cartoon by Bruce Outridge About the Chapter The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council is part of the Fleet Safety Council of Ontario and promotes safety within the workplace and transportation … Continue reading Operation Safe Driver Week July 11th -17th-Please Drive Safely

HFSC Board Stays in Place for Another Term

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The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council had their final meeting for the 2020-2021 season yesterday with their annual elections. It has been a rough year, but we have got through it with the dedication and hard work of the Board and Members of the Fleet Safety Council and chapter members. The June meeting each year … Continue reading HFSC Board Stays in Place for Another Term

“Tips for Boosting Safety Results with Driver Scorecards” at April 2021 Meeting

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Ward Warkentin of Fleetmetrica will be our presenter for the April 2021 Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council meeting happening on April 29th. Along with our usual council business Warkentin will present on "Tips for Boosting Safety Results with Driver Scorecards". More fleets are using telematics data to create driver scorecards to improve safety performance, insurability … Continue reading “Tips for Boosting Safety Results with Driver Scorecards” at April 2021 Meeting

Sandy Baigent – Panelist for Compliance Coup Seminar

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Sandy Baigent will be one of the compliance specialist for the Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council' Compliance Coup Webinar. You can learn more about sandy through the information below. Sandy Baigent has been working in the transportation industry for over 20 years.  She began as a paralegal defending drivers and transportation companies in Provincial offences … Continue reading Sandy Baigent – Panelist for Compliance Coup Seminar

Michael Derry will Moderate the Compliance Coup Seminar

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Mike Derry will return this year as the moderator of the Spring Seminar offering an entertaining and informative program. Michael Derry started his career in the truck seat and went on to lead a team hauling oversized equipment before entering the insurance side of the industry. For the past few years Michael has worked as … Continue reading Michael Derry will Moderate the Compliance Coup Seminar

Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council Opens Registration January 30th for Spring Compliance Seminar

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The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council is happy to announce the opening of registrations for the Spring Compliance Seminar in March. As the event will be virtual this year we won't be charging for attendees but attendance is still limited. Therefore we have decided to open up registrations on a schedule with members getting priority … Continue reading Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council Opens Registration January 30th for Spring Compliance Seminar

Happy Holidays from The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council

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We would like to wish you and your families a safe and Happy Holiday Season. Pleased don't drink and drive and remember the Covid rules. The message below came from one of our members on how today's regulations would have affected the past for your humour. Merry Christmas. Health Safety and Equality Considerations for Christmas … Continue reading Happy Holidays from The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council

December Meeting a Big Success for Fleet Safety Council

The Fleet Safety Council held a joint Provincial Meeting for December instead of monthly Chapter meetings. There were presentations from a number of members and updates on new programs required for 2021. Our FSC Provincial Meeting had over 130 members log in for the meeting which is fantastic. 1.       Meeting Minutes  3.       Bill C-65 presentation  4.        2017 … Continue reading December Meeting a Big Success for Fleet Safety Council

December Meeting will be Provincial Meeting for Fleet Safety Council

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Due to the pandemic in person meetings are still on hold and that means there will be no Christmas lunch for Hamilton Niagara members. Our normal meeting has been postponed and members wishing to attend an educational meeting are being offered a spot for the Provincial meeting being held on December 10th, 2020 from 10am-12pm. … Continue reading December Meeting will be Provincial Meeting for Fleet Safety Council

October 2020 Meeting Focuses on Cognitive Testing and Legal Updates

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The October meeting for the Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council was well attended and focused on cognitive testing for truck drivers with a presentation from DriverCheck. Many legal updates on traffic convictions and court proceedings by Burness Paralegal Services with speeding being a main focus for police forces. Our next meeting will be on November … Continue reading October 2020 Meeting Focuses on Cognitive Testing and Legal Updates