Port of Vancouver to ‘slightly’ delay ban on trucks over 10 years old

Port of Vancouver to ‘slightly’ delay ban on trucks over 10 years old

Truckers driving vehicles over 10 years old will not be banned from the Port of Vancouver next month as originally planned. The Rolling Truck Age program, which was intended to help the port meet its climate goals, was due to come into effect Feb. 1, but provoked a backlash from the trucking industry. “We have … Read more

Vaccination mandate for cross-border truckers stands, says Ottawa

Vaccination mandate for cross-border truckers stands, says Ottawa

OTTAWA — The federal government said late Thursday that no changes were being made to an inbound policy requiring unvaccinated Canadian cross-border truckers to self-quarantine once they arrive in the country. The policy is due to come into force on January 15, but late Wednesday evening the government issued a statement suggesting it was bowing … Read more

Vaccination mandate for cross-border truckers stands, says Ottawa

Vaccination mandate for cross-border truckers stands, says Ottawa

OTTAWA — The federal government said late Thursday that there had been no change to a policy requiring unvaccinated cross-border truckers to self-quarantine upon arrival and undergo COVID-19 testing. The new policy is due to come into effect on January 15, but late Wednesday night it emerged that Canadian drivers were getting a break from … Read more

Vaccination mandate for cross-border truckers stands, says Ottawa

Vaccination mandate for cross-border truckers stands, says Ottawa

OTTAWA — The federal government said late Thursday that there had been no change to a policy requiring unvaccinated cross-border truckers to self-quarantine upon arrival and undergo COVID-19 testing. The new policy is due to come into effect on January 15, but late Wednesday night it emerged that Canadian drivers were getting a break from … Read more

Ottawa drops vaccine mandate for truckers after industry pressure

Ottawa drops vaccine mandate for truckers after industry pressure

Canada will allow unvaccinated Canadian truckers through the United States, overturning a decision requiring all truckers to be vaccinated against the coronavirus, the Canada border agency said on Wednesday. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has come under pressure from the main opposition party and the trucking lobby to drop the vaccine mandate for truckers, which … Read more