[Edmonton, Alberta], [May 18, 2023] – Impirica, a leader in performance-based impairment testing, is proud to announce KRTS Transportation Specialists Inc. (KRTS), a premier transportation and construction training school as our first Ontario-based trucking school to offer our flagship product, ExceleRATE.

KRTS will use ExceleRATE, which includes the in-office Vitals-Mobile, on-road CORE and Trip Inspection assessments, is a proactive driver risk evaluation validated to answer the question of driver fitness-for-duty.

“We are proud to have KRTS support the ExceleRATE program” said P-J Barclay, CEO of Impirica. KRTS positions us to be able to offer ExceleRATE assessments to more organizations which supports our mission of creating safer roads, as well as provides insight into driver risk for decision makers.”

Matt Richardson, Vice President of KRTS, expressed his excitement for working with Impirica, stating: “We are excited to be the first transportation training school in Ontario to utilize the ExceleRATE program. ExceleRATE will provide valuable insights into a driver’s fitness based on their cognitive and functional abilities to drive. We are committed to a high level of training and evaluations, and working with Impirica provides us with another tool to support our team to continue to achieve these goals.

To learn more about KRTS, the ExceleRATE program and other services, please contact at Matt Richardson at [email protected].

KRTS Transportation Specialist Inc.

KRTS is Canada’s leader in the transportation and construction training industries with a network of over 400 companies. Our team at Kim Richardson Transportation Specialist Inc. believes in quality education whether it’s for training with a company driver or for an individual. With over 30 years of quality service our reputation speaks for itself.

Learn more about KRTS: https://www.krway.com 


Impirica provides decision-makers with the confidence that people are safe. With 30-years industry experience, their suite of cognitive based solutions leverages SAAS technology to determine impairment risk regardless of the cause ensuring safer roads, workplaces, and communities. Their flagship product, ExceleRATE, is tailored for commercial drivers and is a first-of-its-kind proactive risk assessment that facilitates timely driver-based decisions for pre-hire, return to work and performance evaluations.

Learn more about Impirica: Impirica.tech

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