Trucking News: Embracing the future, and not ashamed to admit it

ORMISTON, Sask. — Like a naïve child with a longing to see the world through the looking glass of a “big truck”, Jadran Svestka was unaware what the life of a truck driver would entail. But after 30 years behind the wheel, Svestka has found his stride, and has seen...

Trucking News: How to make trucking more inclusive

There’s no doubt that trucking is a tough industry. It’s fast-paced, gritty and at times unforgiving. Truck driving is one of the most difficult jobs, but it can also be a rewarding one. It’s an industry filled with the safest and most professional drivers on the...
Trucking News: Getting behind the wheel for the first time

Trucking News: Getting behind the wheel for the first time

ETOBICOKE, Ont. — Well, it finally happened. After one-and-a-half years working in the trucking industry as a journalist, I drove my first commercial truck. It was everything I’d thought it’d be – difficult, frightening, bumpy – and more. My decision to get into a cab...