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The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers 
#Trucking, #Transportation #Truck Drivers #OwnerOperators #Business #Careers #Podcast #theleadpedalpodcast

Helping Truck Drivers have Successful Trucking Careers
and Businesses in the Transportation Industry.


This trucking podcast for truck drivers is available
on the following platforms for your listening pleasure.


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 "Showcasing the Positive of the Trucking Industry

 The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers helps truck drivers and people in the transportation industry improve their business and careers.  The Podcast includes Interviews, equipment information, career information, business information for owner operators and other features that are meant to be helpful for truck drivers and those in the transportation industry.


Check out our Sponsors 

Rims Transport Video Bison Video Overview


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DriverCheckOntario Truck Driving School

DriverVerified   Chrome Supply Warehouse

Rosedale Transport Bison Transport

 Rims Transport   CAT Transport

RS2000 Tax Services 


 Lead Pedal Media and The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers is an Official Media Sponsor or Supporter of These Trucking Organizations in the Transportation Industry

Truck Ride for Special Olympics           Trucking for a Cure  Great Canadian Truck Show  Hamilton Fleet Safety CouncilTruck Training schools Association of OntarioWomens Trucking Federation of Canada Truckright Australia FCT-CFT 519 Loudn Proud Trucker Buddy   Truckers Against TraffickingPrivate Motor Truck Council Transrep   Truckers Christmas Group   Clifford Truck Show Truckers Fund Hamilton Transportation Club

 The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers has main podcast episodes released weekday mornings at 5:00am Eastern Standard Time. You can learn more about the host and show at on the "About" Page and make sure follow this trucking podcast on social media.

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Apr 1, 2024

LP1202 Lead Pedal Changes, Guests, Events, and the NRRS with Kim Richardson

Lead Pedal Changes, Guests, Events, and the NRRS with Kim Richardson

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Welcome to the month of April with a number of changes and events. We share some changes on the Lead Pedal platforms, our new Lead Pedal 1000 Tour, upcoming guests, industry events, and talk with Kim Richardson about the upcoming National Recruiting and Retention Symposium. Visit to register for the event. More events are listed below: 

Truck World -  April 18th-20th, 2024 - Toronto, Ontario - 

National Recruiting and Retention Symposium - May 1st-2nd, 2024 - Burlington ON. 

Large Cars & Guitars Truck Show - May 9th-11th, 2024 - Kodak Tennessee 

International Roadcheck - May 16th-18th 2024 - 

Woodstock Truck Show - May 24th-25th, 2024 - Woodstock ON-  

Brampton Truck Driver Skill Competition - May 25th 2024, Powerade Centre, Brampton ON

PMTC Spring Golf Tournament - May 28th 2024  -        

Ontario Antique Trucks spring show  TBA.   

CITT Conference - June 5th-7th 2024 Halifax Nova Scotia 

River City Truck Show - June 14-15th, 2024 Grand Valley ON - 

PMTC Annual Conference - Niagara Falls, Ontario - June 18th-20th 2024 - 

Clifford Truck Show - Clifford Ontario - June 28-30, 2024 -  

Burlington Car Show - July 6th 2024, Burlington Ontario - 


Hamilton Transportation Club Penske Barbecue - July  2024 - Hamilton ON

Wolcott  Truckers Jamboree - Wolcott Iowa - July 11th-13th 2024 -             

ISBMEE Biz and Breakfast - July 11th - Milton ON - 

Great Canadian Truck Show -Grand Bend On - July 26th-27th 2024  -  - Grand Bend Motorplex

Rodeo du Camion - Notre Dame du Nord QC - Cancelled

Grey County Truck Show - Southgate Ontario - TBA - 


St.Thomas Big Rig Nationals- St. Thomas On-August 16th-17th 2024 - 

Athen Truck Show - Antique Truck Club of America- TBA- Brockville ON-

Truck Driver Appreciation Week - Canada - September 2nd-7th

Seaforth Truck Show - Seaforth Ontario - TBA - Antique Truck Club

Truck Driver Appreciation Week - United States - September 9th-16th, 2024


Special Olympics Ontario Truck Ride - September 13-14th 2024 -Paris, ON - 

Bridging the Barrier Event - Mississauga, ON - Sept 17th 2024 - 

The Trucking Network Mega Job Fair - September 21, 2024 - Pearson Convention Centre - Brampton ON -  

Appleby Street Festival  - September 22nd 2024, Burlington ON - 

PMTC Fall Golf Tournament - TBA -                                                    

TenFourDC -Truck Display - TBA— National Monument - Fredericksburg Virginia - 

Industry Review - October 17th 2024 - 5:30-m-9:30pm -  Hamilton ON - Hamilton Transportation Club - 

DriverCheck Fitness for Duty Summit - October 22nd-23rd 2024- Calgary Alberta - 

Fleet Safety Council - TBA - Brampton ON - 

Trucking Network Mega Job Fair - TBA - Woodstock ON - Woodstock Fairgrounds -                      

TCA Canada-Bridging the Borders Event - TBA - Mississauga ON - 

Christmas Networking Event - December 2024 - Hamilton ON - 


This episode is sponsored by Bison Transport with many opportunities for truck drivers in their fleet across Canada.

At Bison – they put Safety First
Bison’s “Right to Decide” Policy gives every Driver their ultimate protection. Drivers make the final decision if it is safe to drive and Bison actively encourages Driver’s use of this policy.
Safe Driving Reward Program
Bison’s Safe Driving Reward Program financially rewards Drivers for achieving safe miles. Our top level Drivers earn up to 15% more through this program. Rewards are paid quarterly and can be deposited directly in your Group RRSP if you choose.

Experience a Fleet of Support At Bison
Fleet support means 24/7 Live support for all Drivers and Owner-Operators, allowing you to focus on maximizing your miles on each trip

Bison also offers app-based solutions to make every trip as smooth as possible, including in-yard trailer location, trip rating and digital paperwork transfer
Drive State of the Art Late Model Freightliner and Volvo Tractors at Bison
Bison Drivers enjoy the safest and most comfortable tractors on the road with integrated powertrains, and fully automatic transmissions.
All Bison’s tractors come equipped with the latest safety features in the Detroit Assurance and Volvo Active Driver Assist platforms. These safety systems provide safety features such as collision mitigation, driver side airbag, land departure and adaptive cruise control to support the driver at all times while over the road.
You can learn more about Bison and the opportunities available at   or call 1-800-527-5781 @BisonTransport #bisontransport

Bison Transport



This episode is also sponsored by Ontario Truck Driving School has a number of courses to help you be successful when starting a career in transportation from heavy equipment to over the road trucking. You can learn more about starting your career at

Ontario Truck Driving School



This episode is sponsored by Rosedale Transport offering career opportunities for truck drivers with their large network. You can learn more at

Rosedale Transport


About the Show

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The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers talks all things trucking for people in the transportation industry helping them improve their business and careers. Interviews with industry professionals and truck drivers, trucking information, and other features on the industry are meant to be helpful for truck drivers and those in transportation. The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers has main episodes released every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday with bonus material on other days. You can learn more about the host and show on our website and make sure to SUBSCRIBE to the show on your favourite podcast platform. 

What does The Lead Pedal Podcast mean? The Lead (pronounced - Led) stands for acceleration or fast-track of your career or business. It is a play on words and we certainly are not here promoting speeding in the industry. We are hoping this information will help you become a professional driver faster than if you didn’t know about many of these topics.

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