Ontario Trucking Association

Ontario Trucking Association

April 16, 2008 11:34 ET

Media Advisory/PHOTO OP: Transport Minister Bradley Sets Speed Limiter on Big Rig at Truck World

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 16, 2008) - Ontario Transportation Minister Jim Bradley will demonstrate the activation of a speed limiter on a big rig at Canada's national truck show, Truck World 2008 (International Centre, Toronto). The hands-on demo takes place at 9:40 am on Thursday, April 17 at the Kenworth booth #1224, Hall. There will be an opportunity for Q & A with the minister, OTA President David Bradley, and truck/engine specialists immediately following the hands-on demonstration.

The bill to make mandatory the activation of speed limiters on transport trucks received second reading this week at Queen's Park.

Media are to access the show floor from the International Centre's Main Entrance (Hall 1). Please indicate to show admission staff which media organization you are with upon arrival.

Information about Truck World: www.truckworld.ca.

Contact Information

  • Media contact:
    Ontario Trucking Association
    Rebecka Torn
    Communications Director
    Cell: (403) 993-6666
    Email: rebecka.torn@ontruck.org