Canada will require the use of  (ELDs) beginning in June 2021

Canada will require the use of (ELDs) beginning in June 2021

Canada will require the use of electronic logging devices (ELDs) beginning in June 2021, making official a long-sought regulation of the commercial transportation industry.  Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau announced the implementation date and the finalized regulations governing ELDs on June 13 outside the headquarters of the Canadian Trucking Alliance and the…

Trucking seeks higher profile on automated vehicle policy

Trucking seeks higher profile on automated vehicle policy

A wide-ranging Capitol Hill hearing on trucking safety managed to drill into a policy sticking point for the industry – maintaining a seat at the table on discussions around automated vehicle (AV) regulations. Titled “Under Pressure: The State of Trucking in America,” the June 12 hearing before the Highway and Transit…

Where’s “my” freight?

Where’s “my” freight?

Good day! What a difference a few months makes. The highly anticipated truckload capacity crisis and the ensuing truckload rate party lasted from late 2017 through late 2018. Beginning in early 2019 – surprise – the rating party was over. It feels like carriers have quickly gone from the best…