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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…

NHVR tells operators to be ready for changes

The NHVR’s well-travelled Chain of Responsibility (CoR) Manager, Kym Farquharson-Jones, has been traversing Australia outlining to many… Read more…

How will the Government deliver on its freight strategy?

Last week in Sydney, more than 280 industry leaders, policy-makers and professionals representing all sections of the… Read more…

Heavy vehicle chart to assist with compliance check

Another month, another Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport … or so it seems. After Barnaby Joyce… Read more…

Personal use of a fatigue-regulated heavy vehicle

Back in September last year, CoR Bulletin advised readers that the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) was… Read more…

Increased penalties designed to make offending ‘unprofitable’

In a CoR-related case, a decision by WorkSafe to appeal a penalty given to a trucking company… Read more…

Roadside fatigue testing a step closer through the use of smart glasses

New research means police could soon conduct roadside tests for driver fatigue, just like they do for… Read more…

How to respond when asked to exceed work hours

Reducing fatigue among heavy vehicle drivers – which has been identified as a major cause of heavy… Read more…