Day & Ross announces new Vice President, Safety & Compliance for North America

April 28,2020, HARTLAND, NB: Laura Dickinson has been promoted to Vice President, Safety & Compliance. In this new role, Laura will be responsible for the strategic direction of all safety and compliance-related activities for Day & Ross across North America.

Laura will lead efforts to reduce injuries, accident frequency, and build on our safety focus in both the US and Canada. Laura has been with Day & Ross for 11 years, most recently as Director, Strategic Initiatives & Compliance.

“We look forward to benefiting from Laura’s experience and leadership in this new role as Day & Ross continues to grow our business on both sides of the border, with safety remaining our key focus,” said William Doherty, CEO.

About Day & Ross

With over 8,000 employees, drivers, and owner operators in Canada and the US, Day & Ross offers a diversified portfolio of freight and delivery solutions to top brands across North America. The company got its start by hauling potatoes out of New Brunswick in 1950, and became a wholly-owned subsidiary of McCain Foods in 1966. Today, their key services include LTL/TL and cross-border transportation, logistics, dedicated fleets, and residential delivery.

For over a decade, Day & Ross has been recognized consistently as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and was named a Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation in 2018 and 2019. Their commitment to safety and sustainability is rooted in their family values and their care for their employees and the communities where they work and live.


Michelle Allard 
Director, Communications 
Day & Ross
905 676-8941 

398 Main St, Hartland, NB E7P 1C6