Being recognized by Todd the TSA agent by Ellen Voie

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The reports about airline incidents have been numerous lately and don’t seem to be stopping. Maneuvering through a busy airport, like Atlanta or Chicago, is not fun. In fact, it’s frustrating and challenging, even for frequent flyers who know what to expect. As President of the Women In Trucking Association, I spend a lot of […]

Join the PMTC for education and a celebration of the best the Industry has to offer

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The PMTC and its membership always look forward to this time of year as it marks our annual conference. This is one of the biggest events on the calendar each year for the Private and dedicated trucking community. This event provides un-surpassed value for the Industry. This year’s conference takes place June 15th and 16th […]

Rosedale Hosts June NATMI Courses in Mississauga

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For Immediate Release Rosedale Transportation will host the June Certified Driver Trainer (CDT) and the Certified Director of Safety (CDS) at their Mississauga terminal. The North American Transportation Management Institute (NATMI) courses is in partnership with KRTS Transportation Specialists Inc. Mississauga has more trucking companies per capita in Canada and there are many trainers and safety […]

Truck Insurance Rates…where are they going? By Glenn Caldwell

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Due to the hardening of the truck insurance market, fleets are now paying close attention to how they can reduce their exposure to losses and protect their operating authorities. Since the fall, truck Insurance rates have been increasing and some fleets are seeing a significant increase or non-renewal. So what’s causing the increase? “The Ontario […]

Join the PMTC for Education and a celebration of the best the Industry has to offer.

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The PMTC and its membership always look forward to this time of year as it marks our annual conference. This is one of the biggest events on the calendar each year for the Private and dedicated trucking community. This event provides un-surpassed value for the Industry. This year’s conference takes place June 15th and 16th […]

Education and Certification Is Important for our Industry by Kim Richardson

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I am often amazed when I talk to decision makers in our industry about the importance of ongoing education and certification for people we employ. Some get it but many don’t. Not long ago I had the President of a trucking company say to me “I pay to help educate and certify people and they […]

Attracting Youth to the Industry…time to stop talking about it and take action by Mike Millian

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I joined this industry in 1990 at the age of 18, even then, I was an abnormality. Most of the drivers were nearing or above 40, and attracting youth to the industry was a challenge. What has changed in the last 27 years? The average age of a truck driver is now nearing 50, per […]

You can influence the regulations that affect you!

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If you listen to professional drivers in a truck stop or on a social media site, it won’t be long before they start complaining about one or more of the regulations affecting them on a daily basis. From electronic logging devices to hours of service and drug testing clearinghouses, drivers are impacted by the rules […]

Change the way you look at things by Glenn Caldwell

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“Change the way you look at things…and the things you look at will change” – Wayne Dyer This quote has always helped me put things into perspective.

Our family recently spent an amazing week in Punta Cana. The resort was brand new, in fact it was so new that it had only been open for 9 […]

KRTS Announces 2017 NATMI Course Dates

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Certified Driver Trainer (CDT) This Train-the-Trainer course is for professionals responsible for the development and implementation of Professional Driver Training Programs. You will learn teaching skills and their practical application. You will also have the opportunity to present your own lesson plans with critique following by your peers and instructor. Date: April 19 & 20, […]