Today's Trucking

Opinion: Important points about point-to-point shipments

June 19, 2019

Cabotage refers to the right to transport goods or passengers between two points in the same country. Cabotage laws (Customs tariffs) apply to all transportation modes including vehicles, trailers or containers that are otherwise registered in another country.  

The Cost of Distractions

June 1, 2018

Drivers who text or have other interactions with cellphones are eight times more likely to cause an accident. According to CAA, simply conversing on a mobile device — whether hands-free or hand-held — makes drivers four times more likely to be in a crash. And one in every four accidents is caused by people texting. According to the Ontario Ministry of Transportation, one person is injured in a distracted driving collision every half an hour.