The fourth quarter revenue increase was attributed to new customers and a strong year-end demand. Operating costs were affected by higher diesel fuel prices and increased driver wages and benefits. In response, the company began to implement price increases and applied fuel surcharges with contract and non-contract customers.
The driver involved in Humboldt Broncos bus crash last April, Jaskirat Singh Sidhu, was sentenced to serve eight years in prison. He will be deported back to his native India after the sentence is served.