No thaw restrictions for food and medicine

The Ministère des Transports du Québec (MTQ) has published a ministerial decree which, due to the current situation related to Covid-19, lifts the load restrictions during the thaw period for certain trucks, depending on the nature of their cargo. The exception rule...

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Quebec lifts spring thaw restrictions for specific loads

MONTREAL, Que. – Quebec’s Transportation Ministry is lifting spring thaw load restrictions for certain trucks, depending on the nature of their cargo, from now until June 19. The exemption applies to vehicles carrying only food, sanitary and medical equipment,...

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Nova Scotia latest to adopt HoS exemption for Covid-19 relief

HALIFAX, N.S. – The Province of Nova Scotia is the latest to adopt an hours-of-service (HoS) exemption for those hauling specific Covid-19 relief items. The exemption is subject to various conditions. Prior to operating under the HoS exemption, the provincial HoS...

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FMCSA COVID-19 Drug & Alcohol Testing Guidance

FMCSA COVID-19 Drug & Alcohol Testing Guidance.pdf DISRUPTIONS TO DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) PRESIDENTIALLY DECLARED NATIONAL EMERGENCY[1]   To help ensure the safety and well-being of everyone, while also...

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COVID-19 guide from TruckingHR Canada

COVID-19 guide from TruckingHR Canada

As we all cope and respond to the Covid-19 pandemic, Trucking HR Canada is here to support trucking and logistics employers.  We thank all of you for the work you are doing in ensuring the flow of goods and supplies to large and small communities across the...

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U.S. truck stops will remain open

The association that represents the travel plaza and truck stop industry in the U.S. has confirmed that its members will remain open and continue to serve all drivers during the fight against Covid-19. NATSO, previously known as the National Association of Truck Stop...

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