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Holiday Hours November 11

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Our office will be mostly closed on Monday November 11 for Remembrance Day in Canada. We will have a few employees available on that day.

Elise Lefevre ([email protected]) in Canada will be available on call on Monday November 11 to service our customers and drivers alike.

Ryan Foran ([email protected]) in the USA will also be available all day for point to point USA customers and shipments.

Have a great long weekend!

Sam Pattison
President
T & P Trucking

Holiday Hours

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We will be mostly closed on Monday, July 1st in observance of Canada Day. If you require any assistance you can still reach us as there will be some support staff available.
We will be fully open again on Tuesday, July 2nd.
We hope you all have a fun and safe weekend!

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Safety is no Accident

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If you have been following our blogs or our Instagram account then you know how much emphasis the T&P team puts on safety. That is why we were so excited to receive an award from the Trucking Safety Council of BC recognizing our efforts. While we didn’t do it for the rewards or recognition, we’re sure you’ll agree that it’s always nice when someone recognizes and appreciates your work.

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Holiday Hours

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We will be mostly closed on May 20th for Victoria day, with just a few support staff available. We will be fully open again on Tuesday May 21st.

We want everyone to have a safe long weekend and enjoy the weather. If you’re planning some outdoor activities, the weather doesn’t look too terrible.
During your weekend activities keep an eye open for a rare Full Blue Moon, it should be fully visible on April 19th.

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Attracting Millennials to Trucking

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“What do you want to be when you grow up?”. We have probably all been asked that at some point in our life.
Can you think back to what your answer was? Was it to be a truck driver? Maybe, but we doubt it. Long haul trucking is not something many kids think of as a future job.

Why would someone want to be a truck driver? Freedom from the office? Higher earnings? Being your own boss? These sound like great reasons to us, yet there are many trucking companies that are facing the growing struggle of attracting millennials to the trucking industry. Let’s see why and what each trucking company can do to change that.

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New Semi-Truck Regulations

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Say the word ‘Humboldt’ to almost anyone and you are guaranteed to stir up certain images or emotions.
We all have seen images from the crash. Over time we have also come to know and understand why this accident happened.
It was the result of a lack of training for commercial vehicle operators. The worst part is that the Humboldt crash is not an isolated incident.
In one report focused on accidents caused by commercial vehicles, it was discovered that approximately 5,000 people die each year as a result from semi truck crashes.
Many are left to wonder if there is anything that can be done to reduce these numbers and make the roads safe for everyone.
One government official seems to have the solution.

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