TIRF is an independent road safety research institute that is conducting a study which is funded by the MTO to gather information on drug and alcohol screening policies within the trucking and transit sectors. Upon completion of the study the results will support larger MTO research projects to support and address the concerns of key … Continue reading Traffic Injury Research Foundation asks for Survey Participants.
The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council had a successful virtual Spring Seminar in March with Mike Derry at the helm. The information was informative and good feedback was received on the program. If you registered for the seminar and wasn't able to attend or would like to review the material you can log into watch … Continue reading Compliance Coup Virtual Seminar Big Success
Alex Bugeya has been involved in transportation for years and will be bringing that experience to the Compliance Coup Seminar as a compliance panelist. You can learn more about Alex Bugeya below. Alex is a part owner and President of the consulting firm Frontline Commercial Vehicle Solutions. Prior to Frontline, Alex spent 13+ years with … Continue reading Alex Bugeya-Panelist for Compliance Coup Seminar
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
The Hamilton Niagara Fleet Safety Council had their first meeting for 2021 with good attendance and a presentation on Dangerous Goods from Randy Badiuk. Badiuk is the owner of CDT Strategies and has a long career in the field of transportation and dangerous goods. He gave an update on transporting dangerous goods across borders and … Continue reading Randy Badiuk Presents to Hamilton Chapter for January Meeting
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
Jodi Burness gave a presentation at the November HFSC meeting on how to ensure you documentation for your company would be challenged in court and why you may want revisit how policies and procedures are recorded should they be required in a court of law. You can learn more about Burness Paralegal at http://www.burnessparalegal.com. You … Continue reading Jodi Burness Talks Legal Mistakes at November 2019 HFSC Meeting