Ontario Trucking Association

Ontario Trucking Association

April 16, 2008 16:00 ET

Ontario Trucking Association: Transport Minister Bradley Sets Speed Limiter on Big Rig at Truck World

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 16, 2008) - On Thursday, Ontario Transportation Minister Jim Bradley will demonstrate how to activate 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 Canadian Kenworth booth #1224. There will be an opportunity to interview Minister Bradley, OTA President David Bradley, and truck/engine specialists immediately following the demonstration.

The Ontario government has introduced legislation that if passed, will make it mandatory for transport trucks to use speed limiters.

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 Manager
    (403) 993-6666
    Email: rebecka.torn@ontruck.org