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  • October 28, 2015
    Monday October 19, 2015 – The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a notice to US law enforcement agencies remind them of medical requirements for drivers who operate commercially in the US. Drivers with a BC Class 5 driver’s licence operating two-axle vehicles over 10,000 lbs (4,536 kg) for commercial purposes in the US are required to meet FMCSA commercial driver medical standards. To comply with the US law,...
  • October 26, 2015
    Road Safety at Work is an initiative managed by the Justice Institute of BC and funded by WorkSafeBC to help employers improve the safety of workers who drive for work or who work at the roadside. Road Safety at Work now offering free advisory services to help educate employers on how they can improve their own safety programs. Advisory Services Include: One-on-one consultations On-the-phone consultations Online consultations Review of your...
  • October 22, 2015
    Winter driving can be dangerous. Factors such as changing weather and road conditions, low visibility, or reduced sight distances present significant challenges to truck drivers. This poster highlights the different hazards drivers face and the importance of slowing down/being prepared for what’s ahead.Original source: 
  • October 22, 2015
    Rapid changes in elevation and weather can make highway driving conditions in B.C. unpredictable during the winter season. Most B.C. highways have high mountain passes where you are likely to encounter winter weather in October resulting in higher vehicle accidents. B.C. is one of only three provinces in Canada that define a winter tire ad specify where their use is required. Starting on October 1st – March 31st, 2015 winter tires are...
  • October 19, 2015
    With winter quickly approaching, it is important to learn how to drive for the conditions as snow and ice can push our driving skills to the limit. According to tire experts, once the temperature drops below seven degrees Celsius all-season tires lose their grip and braking distance. Although winter tires are not mandatory in all parts of British Columbia, they are strongly recommended.  Reminder: As of October 31 – March 31...
  • October 06, 2015
    2015 International Fuel Tax Agreement licences and decals will expire on December 31, 2015. To ensure you receive your 2016 IFTA licence and decals by January 1st, 2015 – be sure to renew your licence no later than November 24, 2015. The renewal fee is $100. To renew online, visit eTaxBC or complete a printed form and mail it to the Ministry of Finance. You will receive your new IFTA credentials after December 1, 2015. If the Ministry of...

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