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May 01, 2005
OBAC Urges Owner-Ops To Say No To Cheap Freight

Rates that don't cover costs are the problem, not high fuel prices


November 23, 2004
Where are Truckers Supposed to Sleep?

Please, add my voice


November 05, 2004
OBAC Rejects Call for 18-hour Workday

Owner-operator group says more flexibility means more time to give away


October 14, 2004
Owner-Operator Groups Meet With Marine Atlantic to Discuss Service Improvements

OBAC and NLITA have begun a round of discussions with Gulf Strait ferry operator, Marine Atlantic, aimed at improving service for commercial roll-on traffic


June 01, 2004
OBAC Boss Rips Layton's Anti-truck Remarks

"Jack Layton's comments offensive, reveal an appalling lack of understanding about trucking's role in the economy." -- Ritchie


May 29, 2004
OBAC and NLITA Team-up on Local, National Issues

MOU creates an alliance between the two owner-op associations


May 24, 2004
OBAC Names Joanne Ritchie Executive Director

New association head a real friend and staunch advocate of owner-operators


April 24, 2004
OBAC Awards HighwaySTAR of the Year a Road-Ready, Trucker-Friendly Laptop


November 07, 2003
OBAC Seeks Change in HOS Proposal to Harmonize Cross-Border Trucking Rules

Incompatible sleeper berth rules could disadvantage Canadian owner-operators


November 03, 2003
Business Skills Course Available From OBAC

Owner-Operator Association and Trucking Human Resources Council Form Partnership to Distribute Business Skills Course


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