Registration & Continental Breakfast
There will be ample time for networking with questions welcome throughout.
Cole Delisle, Director, Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement
What initiated the review in June 2018
Input received during the feedback period
Overview of the new chain-up legislation
Results of the first season of implementation
Trent Folk, District Manager, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure
Overview of technical and safety requirements
Commercial vehicle chain configurations – based on vehicle weight, type and axle configurations
Chains, traction devices
What enforcement will look like this winter
Dan Palesch, Director, Maintenance Contract Renewal, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure
Overview of BC’s new road maintenance standards and contract renewal
Transition from Service Area 11 (East Kootenay, the first SA subject to see new standards) to all other SA’s
Details on improved and enhanced winter maintenance specifications
What carriers should expect to see this winter
Gear up for a Shift Into Winter
Kevin Bennett, Industry Specialist – Transportation & Occupational Road Safety, WorkSafeBC
Historical statistics for claims involving commercial vehicles specific to winter driving conditions
Winter driving condition hazards
Free Shift Into Winter resources to help carriers and drivers avoid these hazards and reduce risk
Seating is limited. Please register by Monday, September 23, 2019.
*Once registered, if BCTA is not notified of cancellation by Wednesday, September 25th, a $50 charge will apply.
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