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Making the tough call – a driver’s fitness to drive

An element of fatigue compliance under the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) is making sure that drivers… Read more…

4 ways to achieve compliant business practices

In the current Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL), ‘business practices’ are only expressly addressed in ss 204… Read more…

Roll-out of EWDs moves another step closer

The addition of electronic work diaries (EWDs) as a means to help counter fatigue among heavy vehicle… Read more…

Enforcing CoR policies gets commission’s blessing

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) last year rejected a truck driver’s claim for unfair dismissal, finding that… Read more…

Budget misses the mark on fatigue, says industry group

While some sections of the heavy vehicle transport supply chain are happy with the outcomes of the… Read more…

Not sure where you fit in the Chain?

Occasionally, the CoR Helpdesk receives questions from concerned parties, uncertain about where they fit in the Chain… Read more…

Should the RSRT remain in the rear-view mirror?

A survey by the Transport Workers Union (TWU) shows 93% of drivers want to see changes to… Read more…

4 ways to ensure safety of your transport operations

Last year, a B-double carrying beer became wedged under a bridge for several hours on Arthur Street,… Read more…

How does the regulator decide whether to prosecute?

After conducting an internal audit of its operations, a transport company identified a number of ‘close shaves’… Read more…

Electronic weigh scales included in National Telematics Framework

Transport Certification Australia (TCA) has advised that type-approved electronic weigh scales (technically known as onboard mass systems… Read more…