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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...

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...

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.

‘It’s just been a mess’: Sask. Trucking Association on feds’ vaccine mandate for truckers

‘It’s just been a mess’: Sask. Trucking Association on feds’ vaccine mandate for truckers

Jan 14, 2022 | Business Operations, CBSA, Cross Border, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy

The executive director of the Saskatchewan Trucking Association is calling the recent flip-flopping by the federal government “confusing” after the...

January 2022: Vacancies in Trucking and Logistics

January 2022: Vacancies in Trucking and Logistics

Jan 12, 2022 | Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy, Labour Market Information, We Are Trucking

The vacancy rate in truck transportation is 8% in the third quarter of 2021, compared to 5.4% across the economy....

Sask. trucking association wants feds to hit the brakes on vaccine mandate

Sask. trucking association wants feds to hit the brakes on vaccine mandate

Dec 15, 2021 | Advocacy, Business Operations, CTA, Driver Inc., Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy

The Saskatchewan Trucking Association (STA) is voicing concerns over the federal government’s plans to make vaccine mandates a requirement in...

Domestic Vaccine Mandate Could Fracture Supply Chain

Domestic Vaccine Mandate Could Fracture Supply Chain

Dec 13, 2021 | Business Operations, Compliance, CTA, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy, News Releases, Supply Chain

The government of Canada’s decision to mandate the COVID-19 vaccine for domestic federally regulated workers in the trucking industry –...

CTA Continues Lobbying Efforts on Border Vaccination Mandate as Domestic Exemption Comes Under Review

CTA Continues Lobbying Efforts on Border Vaccination Mandate as Domestic Exemption Comes Under Review

Dec 09, 2021 | Business Operations, Cross Border, CTA, Driving the Economy, Vaccine

The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) continues to work diligently with the Government of Canada on the impacts of the January...

Media Reports US Deadline to Impose Vaccine Mandate on Canadian Truck Drivers is January 22

Media Reports US Deadline to Impose Vaccine Mandate on Canadian Truck Drivers is January 22

Nov 24, 2021 | Business Operations, CBSA, Cross Border, CTA, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy

Major media outlets in the United States are reporting that Canadian truck drivers crossing into the US will have to...

Canada to require vaccines for cross-border truck drivers, CTA warns of ‘perfect storm’

Canada to require vaccines for cross-border truck drivers, CTA warns of ‘perfect storm’

Nov 22, 2021 | Business Operations, CBSA, Cross Border, Driver Shortage, Driving the Economy

Canada will require truck drivers to be vaccinated against Covid-19 before crossing the border as of Jan. 15, building on...

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