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  • November 28, 2017
    US Customs and Border Protection has recently advised that officers are seeing an uptick in trucks at the border with a "Not Paid" transponder status, when it turns out the carrier does in fact have a valid annual or single user fee payment filed. The error stems from the fact that the licence plate number and vehicle identification number (VIN) filed with the Decal/Transponder Online Procurement System (DTOPS) must match the records...
  • November 28, 2017
    If you transport across the border and into the United States, you are likely aware that the US electronic logging rule deadline is coming up quickly - Monday, December 18, 2017 in fact. Here are a couple of resources if you have any questions about the rule: Heavy Duty Trucking / Truckinginfo online has posted 70 Answers to Top ELD Questions with additional commentary from US Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration officials, and also...
  • October 19, 2017
    ICBC recently notified brokers and motor carriers by letter that it will no longer be allowing a seven day grace period to pay a prorate invoice when purchasing or renewing insurance, and will instead require payment at the time of the transaction. The change takes effect as of Monday, January 1, 2018. Insurance brokers were send a letter about this change on October 4, and motor carriers with prorate licenses were sent letters on October 10....
  • October 19, 2017
    As part of BC's road safety strategy, the Be Truck Aware campaign recently launched on October 17th in Pitt Meadows at the Justice Institute of BC.  The campaign's goal is to reduce car-truck crashes in BC and promote safe driving practices.  Heightened enforcement is also a part of this campaign, targeting all drivers on the road as part of Operation Safe Driver week.  Passenger vehicle drivers are being asked to: Leave...
  • October 12, 2017
    A revised version of the Commercial Transport Procedures Manual is now available through the Commercial Vehicle Safety Enforcement website. While most changes are administrative in nature, a few changes of note include: Chapter 4.2.7.A – A new category for garden sheds and tiny homes travelling less than 110 km while being transported as loads on trailers has been added. Chapter 4.2.7.A – Intermodal containers with sides may be...
  • October 12, 2017
    The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual Operation Safe Driver Week takes place this year from October 15 to 21, 2017. During this time, law enforcement will be identifying and issuing warnings or citations to commercial motor vehicle and passenger vehicle drivers who show unsafe driving behaviors. Some of the dangerous driver behaviours that will be on law enforcement radar include: Speeding Distracted Driving Texting while...

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