John Oldfield talks Transportation Contracts

John Oldfield

John Oldfield of Dalton Timmis Insurance recently discussed the importance of understanding your transportation contracts. Here is a piece of the presentation. Join us for our next meeting on January 31, 2019. About the Chapter The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council is part of the Fleet Safety Council of Ontario and promotes safety within the … Continue reading John Oldfield talks Transportation Contracts

Should you represent yourself in court?

Spring Seminar 2018

Jodi Burness talks about the importance of knowing how the court of law works before trying to represent yourself in court. The video was created The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers. This presentation was from Jodi's presentation on legal compliance for carriers. You can learn more about Burness Paralegal Services at http://www.burnessparalegal.com About the … Continue reading Should you represent yourself in court?

Keep Your Records Up To Date says Jodi Burness

Jodi Burness-Top Legal principles

Jodi Burness of Burness Paralegal Services outlined in a recent presentation that maintenance records can be a real stumbling block for carriers in a court of law. She offers some tips in this video from the presentation. You can learn more about Burness Paralegal at http://www.burnessparalegal.com Video produced by The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck … Continue reading Keep Your Records Up To Date says Jodi Burness

Jodi Burness Outlines Distracted Driving Changes for Jan 2019

Distracted Driving Information

Jodi Burness of Burness Paralegal Services outlines the changes happening to the distracted driving laws in Ontario and how they will affect drivers. You can learn more about Burness Paralegal Services at http://www.burnessparalegal.com . This presentation was taken from a recent presentation by Burness in November 2018. About the Chapter The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety … Continue reading Jodi Burness Outlines Distracted Driving Changes for Jan 2019

John Oldfield talks Transportation Contracts at HFSC November Meeting

HFSC Meeting

John Oldfield of Dalton Timmis Insurance will be our guest at the Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council meeting on November 27th, 2018 in Grimsby Ontario talking about the pitfalls of transportation contracts and what to look out for. Join us for the meeting which will start at 9:00am. About the Chapter The Hamilton Niagara Fleet … Continue reading John Oldfield talks Transportation Contracts at HFSC November Meeting

Jodi Burness Presents Legal Principles for Transport Companies at October Meeting

Jodi Burness-Top Legal principles

Jodi Burness of Burness Paralegal Services presented an informative presentation today on the legal aspects of trucking and keeping your fleet in good shape. The October meeting was completely full  and the engaged crowd asked many question about the presentation. If you are a member you can view the presentation on our Presentations Page. You … Continue reading Jodi Burness Presents Legal Principles for Transport Companies at October Meeting

Vickie deVos Launches iMVR at Annual Conference

iMVR Management Team

Our own Vickie deVos of Fleet-Tax Services has launched a new venture in addition to her current company called iMVR.  The new company offers virtual reality training for the transportation industry allowing for more engaged training for drivers and safety trainers.  You can learn more about iMVR on their website at http://www.imvr.ca and you can … Continue reading Vickie deVos Launches iMVR at Annual Conference

DriverCheck Presents on Cannabis in the Workplace

Fleet Safety Council 26th Conference

DriverCheck's Chris Wilkinson presented on drugs and alcohol in the workplace and important information for the safety of with upcoming legalization of Cannabis on October 17th. If you would like to learn more about protecting the workers in your workplace please visit http://www.drivercheck.ca. For those members that missed the presentation you can find an overview … Continue reading DriverCheck Presents on Cannabis in the Workplace

Hamilton Fleet Safety Council Chapter Receives Certificate for Special Olympic Support

The Hamilton Fleet Safety Council  supports causes close to their heart and one of those causes is the Special Olympics. With many of the members of the Hamilton Chapter they chose the Truck Convoy for Special Olympics as this years charity by sponsoring a silver level sponsorship. The convoy raised over $75,000 for athletes of … Continue reading Hamilton Fleet Safety Council Chapter Receives Certificate for Special Olympic Support

Current HFSC Executive Board stays in place for 2018-2019 Season.

June HFSC Meeting

The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council held their annual elections yesterday at their June meeting and the Executive Board will remain the same for the 2018-2019 season. The Executive Board remains as Charlie Shields as Chairperson, Jim Campbell as past Chairperson, Vickie deVos as Vice Chairperson, and Glen Harvey as Treasurer. All other positions have … Continue reading Current HFSC Executive Board stays in place for 2018-2019 Season.