Transport Canada provides Advice for Drivers Working during Covid-19 Pandemic

Transport Canada provided some guidance for commercial vehicle operations on April 1, 2020. We want to highlight some of the sage advice here. NSTSA has also created a downloadable PDF so you can save the article and the links in a pdf on your own device as a handy reference. Commercial vehicle drivers must diligently […]

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CCOHS Makes Courses & Publications Available to Help Workplaces during Covid-19

During the pandemic, CCOHS is making the following courses and publications available for free as well as other credible resources available on their Flu and Infectious Disease Outbreak website www.ccohs.ca/outbreaks and the Pandemics topic page www.ccohs.ca/topics/hazards/health/pandemics/ on the CCOHS website: CCOHS Courses Pandemic Planning Mental Health: Health and Wellness Strategies Mental Health: Signs, Symptoms and […]

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Covid-19 Resources

During these unprecedented times with the Covid-19 pandemic, life can be difficult and the uncertainty can be overwhelming. Access to factual information is important for everyone.  Below are resources from trusted partners, that may help you, a co-worker or a family member, please share. Province of Nova Scotia Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)   Nova Scotia Health […]

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Essential Freight Transport Exemption

There is an Essential Freight Transport Exemption for the movement of essential freight within the province of Nova Scotia. Purpose: The purpose of this exemption is to support efforts by intra-provincial truck undertakings and their drivers to transport essential supplies and equipment, in direct assistance to emergency relief efforts during the response to COVID-19. Application: […]

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In consideration of the coronavirus (COVID-19) health and safety concerns, NSTSA has made the decision to cancel currently scheduled training & safety audits until June 30, 2020. We are currently looking at on-line training options, we will keep you advised of progress. If you need to get in touch we are working remotely. Here is how to reach us