The American Transportation Research Institute’s board approved its top research priorities for the year, which include topics focused on impacts on the trucking industry’s workforce, operational impacts from predatory towing, and expanding the driver population through international work permits.
Pressing labour shortages faced by the Canadian trucking industry are creating additional challenges to an already stressed global supply chain. An aging workforce, barriers to appropriate training, the image of the industry and a lack of support are all contributing to the difficulties faced by the Canadian trucking industry
The American Transportation Research Institute is asking truck drivers to provide information on what drives them to be owner-operators, independent contractors or company drivers. The research was identified by ATRI’s Research Advisory Committee as a top research priority in 2020. Drivers are asked to provide input through an online data collection form by Sept. 17, 2021. All submitted […]
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