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CarriersEdge expands cargo securement course library and more

June 4, 2019 by John Smith

CarriersEdge continues to update its online driver training library, adding two courses on practical cargo securement, as well as training on bloodborne pathogens and the spotted lanternfly.

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Inspection training now in Spanish

February 8, 2018 by John Smith

CarriersEdge has expanded its vehicle inspection training course, now offering all 10 modules in Spanish. The material is available for drivers of straight trucks and tractor-trailers, offering lessons and tests in proper inspections and reporting. Information in the course was […]

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Canadian fleets among best to drive for

January 30, 2018 by John Smith

MARKHAM, ON – Four Canadian companies have been named among the Best Fleets to Drive For, in an annual competition run by the Truckload Carriers Association and CarriersEdge. Bison Transport of Winnipeg, Manitoba, joins TransPro Freight Systems of Milton, Ontario, […]

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Recruiting, retention, and reflecting demographics

October 24, 2017 by John Smith

MISSISSAUGA, ON – The trucking industry’s average employee is seven years older than a typical Canadian worker, and overwhelmingly male. But a potential generation of new recruits is within reach in the form of largely untapped resources – millennials and women.

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6 ways to appreciate drivers: CarriersEdge

September 7, 2017 by John Smith

MARKHAM, ON – Fleets are celebrating National Trucking Week with everything from barbecues to giveaways, but CarriersEdge says that those who show appreciation throughout the year will improve driver recruiting and retention.

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CarriersEdge focuses on distractions

August 2, 2017 by John Smith

CarriersEdge, which already offers a library of more than 70 online safety and compliance courses, has introduced a new program that focuses on distracted driving.

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CarriersEdge habla espanol

July 26, 2017 by John Smith

CarriersEdge is bringing its online defensive driving course to a broader audience, with material now available in Spanish.

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Online accident reporting course

May 23, 2017 by John Smith

CarriersEdge has unveiled a new online training module that guides drivers through legal and safety procedures and responsibilities following an accident.

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Best Fleets leads to better surveys

February 21, 2017 by John Smith

MARKHAM, ON – Provider of online safety and compliance training tools, CarriersEdge has introduced a customizable driver survey that can give fleets insight into company performance and driver satisfaction.

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Canadian operations among Best Fleets Top 20

February 1, 2017 by John Smith

MARKHAM, ON – Five Canadian fleets have been recognized in the 2017 Best Fleets to Drive For competition run by CarriersEdge and the Truckload Carriers Association. The Canadian fleets in this year’s list include Bison Transport of Winnipeg, Manitoba; Challenger Motor Freight of Cambridge, Ontario; Kriska Holdings of Prescott, Ontario; One For Freight of Milton, Ontario; and TransPro Freight Systems of Milton, Ontario.
“These companies represent the best of the best in truckload. As industry innovators, they bring fresh ideas that not only create a desirable workplace for employees, but also propel trucking to exciting new terrains,” said John Lyboldt, Truckload Carriers Association president.

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Vehicle inspection course now at CarriersEdge

October 27, 2016 by Dave Nesseth

MARKHAM, ON – CarriersEdge has released a full suite of online vehicle inspection training courses for transportation companies and their drivers.

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Vehicle inspection courses

October 26, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

CarriersEdge has introduced new training courses covering proper inspection procedures

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Pay, comms and family top driver desires in fleets survey

September 15, 2016 by Dave Nesseth

It’s the question at the heart of the annual Best Fleets To Drive For survey from CarriersEdge. The quick answer, at least according to 2016 data from more than 5,300 drivers, is better pay, improved communication and whatever it takes to maintain a hassle-free delivery day.

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Mobile Training App

July 20, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

CarriersEdge offers dedicated mobile app for truck driver training

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Drivers can get smart with smartphone training app

June 6, 2016 by Dave Nesseth

MARKHAM, ON – Online safety and compliance training provider, CarriersEdge, is releasing one of the industry’s first mobile training apps for truck drivers.