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The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers - Trucking, Transportation Helping Truck Drivers have Successful Trucking Careers and Businesses in the Transportation Industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast for truck drivers talks all things trucking for people in the transportation industry helping them improve their business and careers. Interviews, trucking information, and other features that are helpful for truck drivers and those in the transportation industry The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers has main episodes released every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and bonus material on other days. You can learn more about the host and show on our website or better yet SUBSCRIBE to the show on your favourite podcast platform.

The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers - Trucking, Transportation Helping Truck Drivers have Successful Trucking Careers and Businesses in the Transportation Industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast for truck drivers talks all things trucking for people in the transportation industry helping them improve their business and careers. Interviews, trucking information, and other features that are helpful for truck drivers and those in the transportation industry The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers has main episodes released every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and bonus material on other days. You can learn more about the host and show on our website or better yet SUBSCRIBE to the show on your favourite podcast platform.

Location:

Burlington, ON

Description:

The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers - Trucking, Transportation Helping Truck Drivers have Successful Trucking Careers and Businesses in the Transportation Industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast for truck drivers talks all things trucking for people in the transportation industry helping them improve their business and careers. Interviews, trucking information, and other features that are helpful for truck drivers and those in the transportation industry The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers has main episodes released every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and bonus material on other days. You can learn more about the host and show on our website or better yet SUBSCRIBE to the show on your favourite podcast platform.

Language:

English

Contact:

289-337-2630


Episodes

LP794 Trucking Yoga With Hope Zvara

5/23/2022
Trucking Yoga With Hope Zvara In this episode we talk with Hope Zvara the producer of the Trucking Yoga Program and Stiff Mother Trucker Cream. We already know what you’re thinking but you won’t want to miss this episode as it can prolong your life, help you feel better behind the wheel and remove the stigma around truckers and yoga. We have a lot of laughs in this one and even a pun or two. You can learn more about Trucking Yoga and the cream at https://www.mothertruckeryoga.com This...

Duration:00:50:48

LP793 Lead Pedal Featured Truck: Mixed Opinion

5/20/2022
Lead Pedal Featured Truck: Mixed Opinion Today’s truck is a cool Peterbilt from the Mid America Truck Show. Each week Bruce picks a cool truck from the many truck shows he attends. Hearing about them is one thing, seeing them is another. Check out this cool ride! Check out the video on this featured truck by clicking here This episode is also sponsored by Chrome Supply Warehouse offering custom parts for trucks and many specials for truckers. You can learn more at...

Duration:00:07:15

Training School to Owner Operator with Rims Transport

5/19/2022
Training School to Owner Operator with Rims Transport In this episode we talk with Erik a successful owner operator at Rims Transport that was student getting his licence just a few years ago. We learn what he’s done to be successful and how he decided that the owner operator route was for him. RIMS Transport is looking for owner operators and drivers to work cross border operations out of Hamilton Ontario. You can learn more about the opportunities at www.rimstransport.com About the...

Duration:00:12:48

LP792 New Truck Shows Help Raise Money for Charities

5/18/2022
New Truck Shows Help Raise Money for Charities There are an abundance of truck shows on the market with new ones popping up each month. In this episode we talk with a number of people about their truck shows, why they started them, and how you can get involved. Whether it is mental health, cancer research, special olympics, or more many truck shows are vital to our community. Passionate truckers are the ones putting it on so get out there and support them. Truck shows mentioned in this...

Duration:00:37:09

Rosedale Transport Improves Fleet Safety With Internal Inspection Blitz

5/17/2022
Rosedale Transport Improves Fleet Safety With Internal Inspection Blitz Rosedale Transport ensures their fleet is in top notch shape for Road Check every year by conducting an internal mock inspection blitz. They reinspect their own equipment as drivers leave for deliveries allowing them to let drivers know they are watching and to catch any issues drivers may have missed. Learn how they do it, why they do it, and wonder why are you not doing it? Road Check happens every year May or June...

Duration:00:10:46

LP791 Tracking Your Maintenance Using Technology with Pitstop Connect

5/16/2022
Tracking Your Maintenance Using Technology with Pitstop Connect Would you like to know when items are due for maintenance before they are actually ready for repair? We talk with Jessica Kim of Pitstop Connect in this episode as explains how technology is allowing fleets of all sizes to determine their repair needs based in driving habits and technology. Owner operators could determine costs ahead of time and plan for downtime using technology that works with existing programming. You can...

Duration:00:27:19

LP790 Lead Pedal Featured Truck: Crop Stalker

5/13/2022
Lead Pedal Featured Truck: Crop Stalker Today’s truck is a cool Peterbilt from the Mid America Truck Show. Each week Bruce picks a cool truck from the many truck shows he attends. Hearing about them is one thing, seeing them is another. Check out this cool ride! Check out the video on this featured truck by clicking here This episode is also sponsored by Chrome Supply Warehouse offering custom parts for trucks and many specials for truckers. You can learn more at...

Duration:00:06:49

Bison’s 7 and 7 Driver Program: A Driver’s Perspective

5/12/2022
Bison’s 7 and 7 Driver Program: A Driver’s Perspective Bruce chats with Jody a truck driver with Bison that works seven days on and seven days off with Bison’s 7 and 7 Program. Find out why this program has been so popular with drivers. Bison Transport with many opportunities for truck drivers in their fleet across Canada. Bison recognizes the increasing demands that face today’s professional cross-border Driver and Bison is making a major investment to reflect this! Bison is pleased to...

Duration:00:05:22

LP789 Back on the Road with Trucking for a Cure

5/11/2022
Back on the Road with Trucking for a Cure After the pandemic shut down many convoys and opportunities including Trucking For a Cure put a hold on their fundraising programs. They are now back in 2022 and the Pinky Tour has begun with a launch at Truck World. In this episode Bruce recaps some of the history from the past and catches us up on the future with a discussion from team member Anne Finley.Learn more about Trucking for a Cure at www.truckingforacure.com This episode is sponsored...

Duration:00:22:10

C.A.T. Transport Focuses on Safety with Evan Pranger

5/10/2022
C.A.T. Transport Focuses on Safety with Evan Pranger Bruce chats with Safety Supervisor Evan Pranger of C.A.T Transport about the company’s safety program and why C.A.T. Transport is a carrier to work for that believes in keeping drivers safe. C.A.T. Transport offers flexible work options, pet friendly programs, and is one of the Best Managed Carriers in Canada. Learn more at www.cat.ca or call 1-800-363-5313 About the Show LISTEN TO THE PODCAST- The show is available at...

Duration:00:11:18

LP788 Can You Drive and Enjoy Cannabis?: A Driver’s Story

5/9/2022
Can You Drive and Enjoy Cannabis? A Driver’s Story What happens when you enjoy Cannabis and haul Cannabis? We talk to a driver undercover about how he handles roles on both sides of the smoking issue. Don’t miss this personal story from a driver from Truck World. This episode is sponsored by RIMS Transport who is looking for owner operators and drivers to work cross border operations out of Hamilton Ontario. You can learn more about the opportunities at...

Duration:00:12:47

LP787 Lead Pedal Featured Truck: Bottomley Peterbilt

5/6/2022
Lead Pedal Featured Truck Bottomley Peterbilt Today’s truck is a cool Peterbilt from the Mid America Truck Show. Each week Bruce picks a cool truck from the many truck shows he attends. Hearing about them is one thing, seeing them is another. Check out this cool ride! Check out the video on this featured truck by clicking here Traffix Transportation is looking for owner operators to join their team operating in specific lanes between Toronto and Chicago or Missouri and Atlanta. If...

Duration:00:05:03

Glen Bonnema Talks About Signing Owner Operators on with Traffix

5/5/2022
Glen Bonnema Talks About Signing Owner Operators on with Traffix Glen Bonnema is in operations for Traffix and talks to us about how owner operators are brought onto the fleet and why attitude may be the most important. Traffix Transportation is looking for owner operators to join their team operating in specific lanes between Toronto and Chicago or Missouri and Atlanta. If you are looking for steady miles hauling dry and refrigerated freight then contact Chuck Snow at Traffix at...

Duration:00:09:09

LP786 Recap of Truck World 2022; A Lead Pedal Podcast Perspective

5/4/2022
Recap of Truck World 2022 A Lead Pedal Podcast Perspective Truck World was a big hit and this was the first time that The Lead Pedal Podcast had a booth onsite and began broadcasting from the event. Find out who came by to say hello and why you want to attend next time. Learn more about Truck World at www.truckworld.com This episode is sponsored by Bison Transport with many opportunities for truck drivers in their fleet across Canada. Bison recognizes the increasing demands that face...

Duration:00:46:22

Make Your Truck a Show Truck With Chrome Supply Warehouse

5/3/2022
Make Your Truck a Show Truck With Chrome Supply Warehouse Chrome Supply Warehouse has all the special parts you see on the best show trucks on the circuit. Whether it be a custom bumper, cool shifter, or cool set of lights Chrome Supply Warehouse can help you get your truck to the top of the show charts. Check them out at www.chromesupplywarehouse.com and listen to this episode as we give you an overview of the warehouse. About the Show LISTEN TO THE PODCAST- The show is available at...

Duration:00:05:05

LP785 Guests, Events on the Podcast for May 2022

5/2/2022
Guests, Events on the Podcast for May 2022 We give you a glimpse of what’s coming up for May 2022 on the podcast. Find out what guests and topics we have coming up and we have a ton of events that are coming up in the industry. In this episode we talk with a few carriers and showcase the April Draw for you. Why not subscribe to the show or even better download The Lead Pedal Media App so you get all of our content in one spot. www.theleadpedalpodcast.com Traffix Transportation is...

Duration:00:31:03

LP784 Lead Pedal Truck of the Week - High Maintenance

4/29/2022
Lead Pedal Truck of the Week High Maintenance Today’s truck is a cool custom Peterbilt from the Mid America Truck Show. Each week Bruce picks a cool truck from the many truck shows he attends. Hearing about them is one thing, seeing them is another. Check out this cool ride! Check out the video on this featured truck by clicking here Traffix Transportation is looking for owner operators to join their team operating in specific lanes between Toronto and Chicago or Missouri and Atlanta....

Duration:00:05:57

Relationships Are the Key to Dispatching With Dan Silverthorn

4/28/2022
Relationships Are the Key to Dispatching With Dan Silverthorn Dispatching owner operators can be a difficult thing. They all have different needs and wants when it comes to trucking. Dispatcher Dan Silverthorn of Traffix talks about how he does it and what it takes to be successful. Traffix Transportation is looking for owner operators to join their team operating in specific lanes between Toronto and Chicago or Missouri and Atlanta. If you are looking for steady miles hauling dry and...

Duration:00:12:44

Keep Your Workplace Safe With DriverCheck Testing

4/28/2022
Keep Your Workplace Safe With DriverCheck Testing As we move back to work the challenges of keeping the workplace safe will rise up and return to normal status. Whether you’re worried about Covid Testing issues or drug and alcohol testing for your drivers DriverCheck has you covered. DriverCheck is a leader in drug and alcohol, cognitive, covid, and workplace testing helping employers have a safe workplace for their staff. Learn how DriverCheck can help you be safe at...

Duration:00:01:19

LP783 Technology and Training: Is It Real Enough to Be Effective?

4/27/2022
Technology and Training: Is It Real Enough to Be Effective? Training technology, simulators, and virtual reality have all come along way and have become a big part of the training for many carriers and new students getting their license. In this episode we explore if the technology is effective enough for proper training and what training facilitators think are realistic models. In this episode we talk with the team at Kim Richardson Training Specialists (KRTS - www.krway.com ), IMVR...

Duration:00:24:13