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.

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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.

Leanne Quail talks Smart Start at May 2018 HFSC Meeting

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Comments included "One of the best presentations ever!" and "Finally a new approach to old school techniques" as Leanne Quail of Paul Quail Transport talked about her new and fresh strategy for bringing on new drivers to her fleet. She offered techniques and solutions to help her bring new drivers on in a comfortable way … Continue reading Leanne Quail talks Smart Start at May 2018 HFSC Meeting

Long Time Member John Cleary Passes Away March 2018

John Cleary

John Cleary was a respected and long time member of the Fleet Safety Council and unfortunately passed away on March 3, 2018. Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family and friends of John. CLEARY, John G. June 23, 1940 - March 3, 2018 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of … Continue reading Long Time Member John Cleary Passes Away March 2018

Study of Truck Parking and Rest Areas in Southern Ontario

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A study by SPR Associates, in collaboration with organizations representing trucking companies, drivers and owner-operators, to provide advice to the Ontario Ministry of Transportation Ted Harvey is once again looking for the assistance of the Fleet Safety Council in regards to the above study as outlined below. Please feel free to forward his message to … Continue reading Study of Truck Parking and Rest Areas in Southern Ontario

Ontario Committee – Altered Commercial Vehicle Operator’s Registration (CVOR) Certificates

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ON BEHALF OF PETE KARAGEORGOS At the November 13, 2017 Ontario Committee a member raised concern regarding the fact they have observed increased in incidents of altered Commercial Vehicle Operator’s Registration (CVOR) certificates in application for commercial automobile insurance. IBC has discussed this with Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) staff, who are willing to review … Continue reading Ontario Committee – Altered Commercial Vehicle Operator’s Registration (CVOR) Certificates

Hamilton Chapter talks safety videos for last session in 2017

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The last meeting for 2017 was a summary meeting of safety videos and discussed information for the Spring Seminar in 2018. The seminar will focus on regulation changes in the industry. For more information on  the upcoming seminar watch the website in upcoming weeks. If looking for safety videos and content discussed at the meeting … Continue reading Hamilton Chapter talks safety videos for last session in 2017

Charlie Charalambous of ISB/MEE Presents on Driver Surveys

Charlie Charalambous of ISB

At the meeting on November 30th Charlie Charalambous of ISB/MEE presented on the importance of knowing your drivers by pre-screening them through a safety survey. To learn more about surveys and you can use them in your operation contact ISB/MEE at http://www.isbc.ca About the Chapter The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council is part of the … Continue reading Charlie Charalambous of ISB/MEE Presents on Driver Surveys

CSBA Border Protection presents to Hamilton Chapter-October 2017

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Ron Flowers of the Canadian Security and Border Protection Agency presented to the Hamilton Niagara chapter in October about security at the border and how they plan to  battle smuggling and crime. 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 CSBA Border Protection presents to Hamilton Chapter-October 2017

Hamilton Fleet Safety Council shows proud support at 26th Annual Conference

Fleet Safety Council 26th Conference

The Hamilton Niagara  Chapter of the Fleet Safety Council showed up in strong numbers at the 26th annual conference. Not only were there many members in attendance but many were also involved in presenting and sponsoring the conference. Member Bruce Outridge offered a workshop on creating content for safety programs and Jodi Burness was involved … Continue reading Hamilton Fleet Safety Council shows proud support at 26th Annual Conference