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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…

Australia’s ‘longest shortcut’ to be made safer

  Michael McCormack, Deputy Prime Minister, Nationals’ Leader and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development has… Read more…

Intelligent Mass document out now

  Transport Certification Australia (TCA) has recently published the final version of its Intelligent Mass – Functional… Read more…

Company fined for spilt milk

  Victoria’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has fined a regional milk transport company after it was found… Read more…

NTC requests public feedback on HVNL issues paper

  As part of the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) Review, the National Transport Commission (NTC) has… Read more…