Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Meeting February Meeting Focuses on Employee Classification

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The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council held their latest meeting at the end of February with a wealth of information from the ArriveCan app for drivers to Ministry Extensions for licencing. Trucking companies are taking Covid issues very seriously as many have had spot inspections at their facilities. Our Main Presentation Tara Withers of Labour … Continue reading Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Meeting February Meeting Focuses on Employee Classification

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

Compliance Coup is much like Shark Tank or Dragon’s Den

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As you may know our Spring Seminar will be virtual this year, but that doesn't mean it will be any less informative. This year our seminar is following in the steps of the popular business shows Dragon's Den and Shark Tank. Instead of business we will be focusing on compliance. We are looking for four … Continue reading Compliance Coup is much like Shark Tank or Dragon’s Den

Spring Seminar Compliance Coup Will be Online for 2021

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Happy New Year to everyone from the Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council. As the pandemic rages on we find ourselves in the same position as last year with the Spring Seminar. This year we have decided to move forward with our annual seminar after cancelling it last year. This year it will be a virtual … Continue reading Spring Seminar Compliance Coup Will be Online for 2021

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

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

Fleet Safety Council Meeting Resume Virtually for Short Term

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Due to the pandemic virtual meetings for the Hamilton chapter will be continuing in a virtual format for the foreseeable future. Monthly meetings will be at the same time as our in-person meetings which are the last Thursday of each month from 9:00am to 11:00am. These meetings will be for members only at this time. … Continue reading Fleet Safety Council Meeting Resume Virtually for Short Term

Fleet Safety Council Conference Virtual for 2020

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The Fleet Safety Council annual conference will be virtual this year due to the pandemic. The decision was made early on to move the conference to a virtual format for October 2nd. That doesn't mean you won't get great information however as the conference will be half day in nature and be free for attendees. … Continue reading Fleet Safety Council Conference Virtual for 2020

IHSA Releases Video on Sanitizing Your Truck for Covid-19

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Brad Bird is well known in the Fleet Safety Council, but many of us didn't know he was a star. Brad recently filmed a video for the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association on how to properly clean a commercial vehicle interior. We have a star in our midst. Great job Brad. You can learn more … Continue reading IHSA Releases Video on Sanitizing Your Truck for Covid-19

Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council Ends 2019-2020 Season with Virtual Meeting

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The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council has completed the 2019-2020 season with a virtual meeting. This meeting was our election meeting and no roles changed on the board. The Executive Committee will hold a private meeting in August to discuss moving forward in September with the pandemic rules updated at that time. There was a … Continue reading Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council Ends 2019-2020 Season with Virtual Meeting