In our continuing series called Meet the Herd, we bring you inside the Bison offices and showcase the talented folks who make a difference to our clients and our team. They are the faces you see behind the wheel of our trucks and the voices on the front lines communicating with clients and our Drivers.
From top to bottom and front to back, truck drivers need to be mindful of many things during the summer months.
There is no escaping cameras. That is a fact of life nowadays. While some people feel cameras are an intrusion, we employ them for the safety for our drivers and other motorists. We tested the Guardian System cameras in 10 units, and based on that initial test, we are expanding the number of units over the next year.
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It was a milestone that quite honestly crept up on me. Twenty-five years. At Bison. Now don't get me wrong, I realize that I’ve been at this a long time and that’s kindly reinforced when people see pictures from the early days and remark, "You were so young!" Nice!
Earlier this spring, Bison debuted a new truck driving simulator in our Winnipeg terminal. I had the opportunity to try out the new L3 VS7 simulator.
When I first heard about the Women in Trucking (WIT) Image Team I thought it would be a great opportunity for females to be represented in the transportation industry. When I was nominated on behalf of Bison to be part of the team, I was excited but a little unsure.
Volvo's Paul Kudla joins us for a sneak peek at what the company is working on for the trucking industry. The video below highlights the innovation, truck technology, regulation, electric engines, performance and safety.
ELDs are a hot topic in the trucking industry. While it seems like ancient history to us here at Bison because we have had 100 per cent of our fleet on ELDs since 2014, for many drivers and carriers ELDs are still new.
We are proud to have been one of the top corporate fundraisers over the past few years for Challenge For Life. In 2017, 114 Bison employees and family members registered to either “Walk It” for 20 km or “Work It” for 200 minutes. The Blazing Bison team raised $162,000 through corporate fundraising, personal initiatives and our fundraising barbecue.