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Advocacy-Safety-Economy

Advocacy. Safety. Economy: Susan Ewart

May 06, 2022 | Business Operations, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy, Government, Safety

As our provinces come out from under the veil of COVID, things have picked up in Saskatchewan and we are...

Ambulances, Fire trucks, now among vehicles allowed to use blue lights

Ambulances, Fire trucks, now among vehicles allowed to use blue lights

Apr 19, 2022 | News Releases, Saskatchewan

The Government of Saskatchewan has amended The Vehicle Equipment Regulations to allow more emergency vehicles to add blue flashing lights...

Kicking Horse Canyon stretch of Hwy 1 closing for a month for construction

Kicking Horse Canyon stretch of Hwy 1 closing for a month for construction Social Sharing

Apr 19, 2022 | Business Operations, Driver Shortage, Highways, Safety

The Kicking Horse Canyon stretch of Highway 1 east of Golden, B.C., will be closed for a month after Easter...

Editorial: Solving the Truck Driver Shortage is an Investment in Canada

Editorial: Solving the Truck Driver Shortage is an Investment in Canada

Apr 13, 2022 | Business Operations, Compliance, COVID-19, Cross Border, Driving the Economy, Training, Vaccine

The Canadian economy moves by truck, or, more accurately – by the women and men who are Canada’s dedicated truck...

Gov't of Canada Announces Changes to the TFWP

Gov't of Canada Announces Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

Apr 06, 2022 | Business Operations, Government, Supply Chain, TFWs

The Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, Carla Qualtrough, has announced the Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program Workforce...

SK Provincial Protective Services Branch Launches

Provincial Protective Services Branch Launches: Saskatchewan

Apr 04, 2022 | Government, Highways, Saskatchewan

The Provincial Protective Services Branch unites conservation, highway patrol, Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Officers, prisoner transport and court security deputy...

Highways Stays on Track to Improve Saskatchewan Roads With $846 Million Budget

Highways Stays on Track to Improve Saskatchewan Roads With $846 Million Budget

Mar 29, 2022 | Construction, Driving the Economy, Government, Highways, Safety

The Ministry of Highways is investing $846 million to make our roads safer while continuing to stimulate economic growth.

Cross-border Movement of Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Material Regulations

Cross-border Movement of Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Material Regulations

Mar 10, 2022 | Compliance, Dangerous Goods

On October 31, 2021, the Cross-border Movement of Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Material Regulations (XBR) came into force.

High cost of fuel impacting Sask. trucking industry, consumers

High cost of fuel impacting Sask. trucking industry, consumers

Mar 09, 2022 | Carbon Tax, Driver Shortage, Fuel

Sask. 'not actively' considering reducing fuel tax as prices rise at the pump Alberta to stop collecting provincial gas tax,...

Gas tax cut not being ‘actively considered’ for Saskatchewan

Gas tax cut not being ‘actively considered’ for Saskatchewan

Mar 08, 2022 | Carbon Tax, Clean Fuel Standard (CFS)

While Alberta looks to knock off a few bucks at the gas pump for its residents, it doesn’t look like...

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