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Coronavirus Relief: Hours of Service Exemptions for Truckers in Canada

On March 24th 2020 the Ministry of Transport released a set of exemptions for commercial drivers in Canada. These exemptions to the Hours of Service (HOS) are to assist in the transport of goods directly associated with emergency relief efforts of the COVID 19 pandemic. The exemption is called "Essential Freight Transportation Exemption" and can [...]

By |2020-03-25T20:17:32+00:00March 25th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Is Uber Considered Public Transportation? Rideshare vs Public Transport

Is Uber considered public transportation? The Town of Innisfil certainly thinks so and it appears they may not be alone. Small towns are changing the way they offer public transit. Sometimes large scale transit projects are just not affordable, Uber can help fill that gap. An “Uberisation” of public transportation is emerging in North America. [...]

By |2020-03-08T21:19:32+00:00July 19th, 2018|News, Rideshare|Comments Off on Is Uber Considered Public Transportation? Rideshare vs Public Transport

Uber 12 Hour Limit: Canada and US Introduce Rule for Drivers

Uber has announced a new rule that will force drivers to go offline after 12 hours of consecutive driving. Once Uber drivers reach that 12 hour limit they will need to go offline for 6 hours to get some rest. New Uber feature to force drivers to take a break after 12 straight hours – [...]

By |2020-03-08T21:44:05+00:00February 21st, 2018|News, Rideshare, Uber|Comments Off on Uber 12 Hour Limit: Canada and US Introduce Rule for Drivers