Empty Chassis (Interpretation of Container Trucking Services for the Purpose of Section 13 of the Regulation)

Empty Chassis (Interpretation of Container Trucking Services for the Purpose of Section 13 of the Regulation)

OBCCTC Decision #06/2017:

The Regulation and in particular Section 13 is to be interpreted and applied as follows:

The application of Section 13 hourly rates is not limited to just the time a company driver spends actually transporting a container by a truck. Rather, “container trucking services” for purposes of Section 13 also includes services directly relating to, or ancillary to, the transportation of a container by a truck, such as:

  • Pre and Post trip inspections
  • The relocation or movement of empty chassis which have been used or will be used to move a container as defined in the Regulation (a “container”) ;
  • Bob Tail” moves to or from marine terminals or container facilities in the lower mainland;
  • The movement of containers by truck within a yard or facility.

Section 13 requires licensees to pay company drivers the regulated rates for all such “container trucking services”.

2017-09-01T16:47:08+00:00