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Trucks must accommodate drivers, NatRoad says

The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) has called for increased driver comfort and efficiency in truck design… Read more…

Austroads to use telematics for road planning

Road transport and traffic agency Austroads has commissioned Transport Certification Australia (TCA) to collect and analyse telematics… Read more…

HVNL fatigue laws ‘unfair and absurd’ NatRoad says

  The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) has criticised the current fatigue management laws in the Heavy… Read more…

WorkSafe WA targets fatigued and remote truck drivers

  WorkSafe WA has commenced a proactive inspection program to examine safety issues for commercial vehicle drivers.… Read more…

Universities undertake northern supply chain study

  Charles Darwin University’s Northern Institute and James Cook University are conducting a joint study aimed at… Read more…

Banning dangerous goods in tunnels is not the answer, Austroads says

  In its report Dangerous Goods in Tunnels, road transport and traffic agency Austroads has set out… Read more…

NHVR issues bulletin on fire prevention

  The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has issued its first fire safety bulletin after holding a… Read more…

Vic Government to remove trucks from busy roads

As part of its Suburban Transport Blitz, the Victorian Government has allocated $4 million in extended funding… Read more…

NTC releases issues paper to address heavy vehicle driver fatigue

In its recently released issues paper, Effective fatigue management, the National Transport Commission (NTC) says that the… Read more…

TruckSafe announces new focus on animal welfare

  TruckSafe, the Australian Trucking Association’s (ATA’s) trucking operator accreditation scheme, has announced that animal welfare is… Read more…