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CRA Admits Losing Over $23B a Year in Unpaid Taxes

CRA Admits Losing Over $23B a Year in Unpaid Taxes

Jun 30, 2022 | Business Operations, Compliance, CTA, Government

The federal government is letting $23.4 billion a year in uncollected taxes escape into the underground economy, Canada Revenue Agency’s...

STA's Ewart speaks on Transportation at Canada's Farm Show

STA's Ewart Speaks on Transportation at Canada's Farm Show

Jun 29, 2022 | Business Operations, Careers, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy, Economy, Supply Chain

Saskatchewan Trucking Association (STA) Executive Director, Susan Ewart spoke last week at Canada's Farm Show, hosted in Regina Saskatchewan. Ewart,...

Paving the Way for Women in Trucking

Paving the Way for Women in Trucking

Jun 28, 2022 | Careers, Driver Shortage, MELT, Safety, Saskatchewan, Supply Chain

The STA’s Women Shifting Gears (WSG) program in partnership with the YWCA of Saskatoon just completed its second cohort of...

Women in transportation talk family pressures, industry challenges

Women in transportation talk family pressures, industry challenges

Jun 20, 2022 | Women in Trucking

Heather Mathiesen, the vice-president and general manager of Caneda Transport, remembers the day she was told women don’t run trucking...

Sask. Trucking Association wants vaccine mandates lifted at land borders

Sask. Trucking Association wants vaccine mandates lifted at land borders

Jun 17, 2022 | Business Operations, Compliance, Cross Border, Government, News Releases

The vaccination mandate at the Canada-U.S. border came into effect in January, causing a major backlash among trucking groups and...

Labour Minister Takes on Driver Inc. in House of Commons

Labour Minister Takes on Driver Inc. in House of Commons

Jun 17, 2022 | Business Operations, Compliance, CTA, Driver Shortage

Canadian Labour Minister Seamus O'Regan issued the federal government’s strongest statement yet against the trucking industry misclassification scheme known as...

Sask. Trucking Association hoping for end to vaccine requirements

Sask. Trucking Association hoping for end to vaccine requirements

Jun 16, 2022 | Business Operations, COVID-19, Cross Border, Vaccine

The vaccination mandate at the Canada-U.S. border is set to come to an end for many air travellers Monday, but...

Feds Confirm Border Vaccine Mandate Remains in Place for Truck Drivers; Domestic Mandate for Federally Regulated Sectors Suspended

Feds Confirm Border Vaccine Mandate Remains in Place for Truck Drivers; Domestic Mandate for Federally Regulated Sectors Suspended

Jun 14, 2022 | Business Operations, CBSA, Compliance, Cross Border, CTA

(TORONTO, June 14, 2022) -- Government of Canada announced today that the mandatory vaccination mandate at the land border remains...

Trucking HR Canada’s CEO named to C.D. Howe Institute’s Human Capital Policy Council

Trucking HR Canada’s CEO named to C.D. Howe Institute’s Human Capital Policy Council

Jun 14, 2022 | Labour Market Information

Ottawa, ON (June 13, 2022), Trucking HR Canada today announced its CEO, Angela Splinter, has been invited to join the...

Labor shortage, phasing out of fossil fuels to shape industry over next decade

Labor shortage, phasing out of fossil fuels to shape industry over next decade

Jun 08, 2022 | Driver Shortage, Fuel

A poll of Canadian trucking executives conducted by Nanos for the Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) suggests the phasing out of...

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