Truckers Against Trafficking – Canada

The Fleet Safety Council is proud to be a member of the Truckers Against Trafficking Canada Committee.

The TAT Canada Committee (TCC) was formed with a volunteer membership that seeks to be a growth accelerator in expanding TAT’s anti-trafficking training among the trucking, bus and energy industries in Canada. Committee members are key industry leaders and government transportation entities that can activate their networks, resources and expertise to highlight this issue and point to viable training solutions. The committee is chaired by Heather Mewhinney, director of human resources at Kriska Transportation Group and co-chaired by Caroline Blais, recruiting manager at Kriska.

How to become TAT trained:

Company/School:  Share the free training video with your drivers. You can request a digital file of the TAT video or physical DVD from After the training you can then  register your company as trained to reflect your impact in the fight against trafficking and encourage others to do the same.

Professional Drivers: Watch the free training video and take the short quiz through the TAT online portal. This will register you as an officially TAT Trained/TAT Certified driver.

Don’t forget to download the free TAT app and order wallet cards and window decals for free.

TCC’s Goals: Click below to learn more about the TCC’s goals

TCC Members and Press Release: Click below to see the announcement press release with a complete list of the TCC members.

If you are interested in learning more about TAT and how to become a certified TAT-trained driver through their free training click here.

TAT Training Video Short: The video below is the short version of the TAT Training Video

IHSA Road Safety Solutions – Distracted Driving Campaign

IHSA Road Safety Solutions – Distracted Driving Campaign: During National Trucking Week 2020 (September 6 – 12) IHSA announced a new promotional campaign that was designed to enhance the reach of their road safety message across Ontario. With truck drivers continuing their vital work as essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and as the General Trucking sector continues to face a high number of fatalities, critical injuries, lost-time, and stress-related claims, IHSA is working hard to provide education solutions that can assist workers and employers to prevent these incidents.

Press Release: For more details please read the press release from the IHSA Road Safety Solutions e-Toolkit: Use the e-toolkit to help IHSA promote the Road Safety Solutions campaign and valuable road safety resources for workplaces across Ontario.

Click below to hear the IHSA Distracted Driving radio spots in both English and Punjabi.

English Radio Spots:

Punjabi Radio Spots:

Call for Nominations Now Open for the Annual Ken Hellawell Transportation Safety Award 2021!

The annual call for nominations is now open for the Ken Hellawell Transportation Safety Award.

Ken Hellawell was a true ambassador in the Canadian trucking community and one of the founding members of the Fleet Safety Council. Every year the IHSA is proud to recognize contributions made by an individual or group that is active or retired from the Ontario Transportation industry and exhibits extraordinary leadership, initiative, creativity, and innovation towards the advancement of health and safety.

Do you know someone, or a group, that demonstrates outstanding service with respect to the advancement of the Transportation Industry and/or their community in the promotion of transportation safety? If so, please consider nominating them for this great award!

Download the PDF below to read the complete criteria along with the nomination form.

All submissions must be received no later than September 1st, 2021!