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Canada

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Podcast for truck drivers

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English

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Fluke Transport Helps Owner Operators Start Their Businesses

10/15/2018
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Fluke Transport Helps Owner Operators Start Their Businesses Fluke Transport has a variety of positions for drivers and owner operators out of their Hamilton Ontario location. Fluke takes the process one step further by also helping drivers wanting to become owner operators or new owner operators with success tips and steady work. Bruce chats with George Skotidas of Fluke Transport about what they offer drivers and owner operators in their fleet. You can learn more at www.fluke.ca About...

Duration:00:13:43

The Featured Truck of the Week is AMJ Campbell’s Blue Kenworth Cabover

10/12/2018
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The Featured Truck of the Week is AMJ Campbell’s Blue Kenworth Cabover The Featured Truck of the Week is AMJ Campbell’s Blue Kenworth Cabover driven by Kent. Kent was the second Lead Truck at the Truck Convoy for Special Olympics in 2018. The goal of the featured truck is to showcase the many cool rides out there on the road and to show off the true “Pride in your ride” that was the backbone of the industry in earlier times. No matter what you haul or where you go you can have pride in your...

Duration:00:02:04

LP261 Bridging the Barriers with Women’s Trucking Federation of Canada

10/11/2018
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Bridging the Barriers with Women’s Trucking Federation of Canada Bruce chats with Shelley Uvanile-Hesch and Kimberly Biback of the Women’s Trucking Federation of Canada about their upcoming event in October called Bridging the Barriers. Find out how the WTFC is helping drivers improve their careers through this educational event. You can register and learn more about the event at www.wtfc.ca This episode is sponsored by Rosedale Transport offering a variety of jobs for truck drivers...

Duration:00:19:12

Rosedale Transport has a Seamless Terminal Network

10/10/2018
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Rosedale Transport has a Seamless Terminal Network Rosedale Transport has one of the best terminal networks in the Country. With a web of terminals from Toronto Ontario to Vancouver BC to Dalton Georgia Rosedale Group offers a variety of positions throughout their network. Why not work for a great company no matter where you are located in the Country? Learn more about Rosedale Transport at www.rosedalegroup.com About the Show The Lead Pedal Podcast offers a positive voice for truck...

Duration:00:15:32

LP260 What Insurance Companies Look for in Truck Drivers

10/9/2018
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What Insurance Companies Look for in Truck Drivers Bruce offers a review of a recent ISBMEE seminar which took a look at how insurance companies are looking at drivers and the type of information they want and what they expect drivers to do when an incident occurs. Bruce offers information on how you can improve your driving career by making sure you fit the profile that the insurance company wants in order to insure their drivers. Also included is an overview of how fleets are using...

Duration:00:25:56

Ontario Truck Driving School Offers Corporate Training to Carriers

10/8/2018
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Ontario Truck Driving School Offers Corporate Training to Carriers Ontario Truck Driving School offers corporate training to carriers and companies for a variety of reasons from pre-hire road tests to refresher courses. Keep your compliance in good shape with regular re-training of your drivers by professional instructors. You can learn more about customizing a program for your tram at www.otds.com About the Show The Lead Pedal Podcast offers a positive voice for truck drivers in the...

Duration:00:09:37

The Featured Truck of the Week is the Verbruggen Kenworth

10/5/2018
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The Featured Truck of the Week is the Verbruggen Kenworth The Featured Truck of the Week is the Verbruggen Kenworth which was the Lead Truck at the Truck Convoy for Special Olympics. The goal of the featured truck is to showcase the many cool rides out there on the road and to show off the true “Pride in your ride” that was the backbone of the industry in earlier times. No matter what you haul or where you go you can have pride in your equipment. All you need to have is a professional...

Duration:00:05:18

LP259 Trucking for a Cure Highlights 2018 Woodstock Convoy

10/4/2018
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Trucking for a Cure Highlights 2018 Woodstock Convoy This episode has highlights from the 2018 Trucking for a Cure Woodstock Convoy that happened on September 22, 2018. Over $70,000 was raised to help drive out cancer. Learn more about the convoy at www.truckingforacure.com This episode is sponsored by Fleet-Tax Services offering a variety compliance services for the trucking industry all at one convenient location. Learn more about Fleet-Tax Services at www.fleettaxservices.com This...

Duration:00:21:34

LP258 Truck Convoy for Special Olympics Highlights 2018

10/2/2018
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Truck Convoy for Special Olympics Highlights 2018 This episode highlights the Truck Convoy for Special Olympic event September 2018 that raised over $75,000 to help the Special Olympics organization. Bruce chats with drivers, athletes, organizers, and supporters to give you a highlight of the event. Check out our YouTube channel for video footage of the event. You can learn more about the Truck Convoy for Special Olympics at www.truckconvoy.ca The Tune of the Week is Funny What Makes...

Duration:00:48:32

How would you educate the public on driving safely around big trucks?

10/1/2018
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How would you educate the public on driving safely around big trucks? Topic of the Month Contest Each month we throw out a topic for discussion and those interested in commenting will have their name entered into a draw to have a cartoon done of their truck. All we ask is that you keep the comments helpful and positive. Each month a winner will be drawn at the end of the month and the winner announced on the website and social media. If you were invited for an interview on the show your...

Duration:00:03:08

Featured Truck - 12 Gauge’s Purple Fendered Peterbilt

9/28/2018
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Featured Truck - 12 Gauge’s Purple Fendered Peterbilt Bruce takes a look a tour of one of 12 Gauges custom trucks at the Great Canadian Truck Show. This is one sweet ride so make sure you also check out the video on our YouTube channel. The goal of the featured truck is to showcase the many cool rides out there on the road and to show off the true “Pride in your ride.” That was the backbone of the industry in earlier times. No matter what you haul or where you go you can have pride in...

Duration:00:04:22

LP257 A Look at the Great Canadian Truck Show

9/27/2018
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A Look at the Great Canadian Truck Show Bruce takes a look at the second annual Great Canadian Truck Show in Flamborough Ontario with custom trucks by 12 Gauge Customs and the Fleet of Joseph Transport among others. Bruce chats with the organizers, recruiter Nic Weirsma, and get a show comparison from Australian truck driver Rod Hannifey. You can learn more about the show at https://m.facebook.com/greatcanadiantruckshow/ Running by the Mile is a book for owner operators helping them...

Duration:00:24:43

Drivers are important at Chrome Supply Warehouse

9/26/2018
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Drivers are important at Chrome Supply Warehouse Owner Brett Akey talks about why drivers are important to the team at Chrome Supply Warehouse and why they have focused their store to show that to drivers. You can learn more at www.chromesupplywarehouse.com About the Show The Lead Pedal Podcast aims to be a positive voice for truck drivers in the transportation industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast is a show for those in the trucking industry wanting to improve their trucking careers or...

Duration:00:21:50

LP256 Volvo Ontario Tour Highlights

9/25/2018
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Volvo Ontario Tour Highlights This episode offers highlights of the Volvo Ontario Tour which stopped off in Belleville Ontario showing off some of the new features that Volvo is including in their new series. Bruce chats with John Bowen of Volvo Canada and Rick Ryer of Surgenor Truck Group as he offers a tour of the new Volvo Globetrotter Series. Bruce also does a comparison between the standard Volvo standard trucks and the Globetrotter series. You can learn more about the tour and the...

Duration:00:34:00

Featured Truck- Cabover Kenworth

9/21/2018
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Featured Truck- Cabover Kenworth The Featured Truck of the Week is this cabover Kenworth. The goal of the featured truck is to showcase the many cool rides out there on the road and to show off the true “Pride in your ride.” That was the backbone of the industry in earlier times. No matter what you haul or where you go you can have pride in your equipment. All you need to have is a professional mindset. Click the image below to watch the video on this truck About the Show The Lead...

Duration:00:02:01

LP255 Driver Appreciation Starts Before You Get Hired

9/20/2018
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Driver Appreciation Starts Before You Get Hired Bruce talks about the importance of driver appreciation right from the start. He discussed the Bus and Dump method used by some carriers and how drivers can protect themselves from this method b y doing their homework beforehand. This episode is sponsored by Fluke Transport offering positions for owner operators and company drivers from local work to over the road. Find out more about Fluke Transport and what they have to offer at...

Duration:00:28:15

A look at Fluke Transport's History with Kevin Hagen

9/19/2018
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A look at Fluke Transport's History with Kevin Hagen Bruce chats with General Manager Kevin Hagen of Fluke Transport and the company's rich history. Find out why this company has been successful for so long and is breeding an atmosphere of success for drivers and owner operators alike. You can learn more at www.fluke.ca About the Show The Lead Pedal Podcast aims to be a positive voice for truck drivers in the transportation industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast is a show for those in the...

Duration:00:09:58

LP254 Road Safety Around the World Rod Hannifey

9/18/2018
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Road Safety Around the World Rod Hannifey Bruce chats with veteran Australian driver Rod Hannifey who stopped in Toronto on his way through with a World tour discussing trucking and road safety from Australia to Canada. Hannifey is a road safety ambassador trying to improve road safety by getting ideas from other Countries including England, Canada, United States, and Australia. The Fellowship tour spans six weeks and four different countries. You can learn more about Rod Hannifey and his...

Duration:00:30:28

OTDS Driver Funding Options with Gus Rahim

9/17/2018
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OTDS Driver Funding Options with Gus Rahim Bruce chats with Gus Rahim of Ontario Truck Driving School about funding options for those looking to start a career in the transportation industry. Find out what options are available and where you can learn more about their programs. You can learn more at www.otds.com About the Show The Lead Pedal Podcast aims to be a positive voice for truck drivers in the transportation industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast is a show for those in the trucking...

Duration:00:09:59

Featured Truck of the Week is this B-64 Mack

9/14/2018
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Featured Truck of the Week is this B-64 Mack The Featured Truck of the Week is a B-64 Mack. The goal of the featured truck is to showcase the many cool rides out there on the road and to show off the true “Pride in your ride.” That was the backbone of the industry in earlier times. No matter what you haul or where you go you can have pride in your equipment. All you need to have is a professional mindset. Click the image to view the video About the Show The Lead Pedal Podcast aims to...

Duration:00:01:56