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20/06/2018

Women in trucking: training program puts women behind the wheel

Wodonga TAFE, Volvo and TWAL link for heavy vehicle licence program

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20/06/2018

Non-negotiable: rest top amenities basic human need

ATA says rest stops without toilets, lighting or water don't deserve the name

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14/06/2018

nti’s Truck Assist delivers new roadside assistance technology

Truck Assist: Powered by nti is proud to launch an innovative technology solution via Truck Assist Roadside that enhances 24hr roadside assistance service delivery and safety, for customers and service providers.

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14/06/2018

Centurion Safe Overtaking Guide for Tourists

Company offers 2,500 free copies across WA to educate caravaners on road trains

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12/06/2018

Permanent registration plan in Austroads Report

Changes to registration schemes have been suggested as a way to prevent vehicle theft

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30/05/2018

Billion dollar boost for Vic country roads

Government promises regional roads body in pre-election commitment

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24/05/2018

HNVL reform needs 21st Century thinking says Mahon

Fresh eyes needed to modernise regulatory approach, QTA boss believes

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17/05/2018

Gympie bypass gets Federal nod

Canberra promises $800m to upgrade Bruce Highway blackspot between Cooroy and Curra

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10/05/2018

ATA on board as partner for Safety Week

Trucking Association joins yellow ribbon campaign for road safety

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08/05/2018

Regulator hits go on EWD

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator has just announced it will accept applications for Electronic Work Diaries from May 28, after releasing the final consultation report today

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01/05/2018

NSW Launches 20-Year Infrastructure Plan

Transport leads charge in NSW State Infrastructure Strategy 2018-2038

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24/04/2018

Strategy for Transport and Logistics Future in 12 Actions

ALC releases NFSCS-focused communique following annual forum

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23/04/2018

Incentives needed for upgrades: NatRoad

Owners unlikely to update fleet without clear financial benefit, NSW committee told

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18/04/2018

McCormack Names New Black Spot Projects

Federal government commits $32.9 million to fix roads in Qld, NSW, WA

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16/04/2018

NHVR Releases EWD Compliance Policy

Consistent approach for those who use them and those who don’t

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11/04/2018

Future Leaders Forum Takes message to Capital

Rest areas, ATSB and mandatory stability control the main points

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09/04/2018

Bruce Highway work clear way to truckers

Tiaro upgrade reduces risk but more work coming on major Queensland roads

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28/03/2018

VicRoad Alters Farming Machinery Transport Rules

Change expected to go national with NHVR blessing

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26/03/2018

Part-time Truckies Allowed Under Award

Fair Work Commission limits part-time shifts to three days per week

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14/03/2018

Queensland Cuts Pacific Motorway Speed Limits

Traffic restrictions will increase ahead of Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

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13/03/2018

Coffee with a Cop Connects Industry with Enforcement

NSW Police and the Australian Trucking Association hosted Coffee with a Cop at Eastern Creek, encouraging a sit down chat to help police and truckies better understand each other.

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12/03/2018

New Deputy PM and Transport Minister welcomed by Industry

New Nationals leader makes straight transition of Joyce responsibilities

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07/03/2018

Younger Fleet Crucial to National Truck Safety

Truckmakers’ peak body gains more momentum on tackling aged national fleet

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06/03/2018

Keeping the Wheels Turning

Constant paperwork, phone calls, invoicing dramas … one couple accidentally discovered a solution to the administration work keeping operators out of the truck. Cobey Bartels writes

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05/03/2018

Up There With The Best

After running a close third during Volvo Trucks’ global Fuelwatch Challenge in Sweden last year, Kerri Connors has returned to Tasmania with a renewed fuel saving mind-set. Cobey Bartels writes

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02/03/2018

Scania Unveils New Range of City Trucks

Urban vehicles round off 'new truck generation' rollout for Swedish firm

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01/03/2018

Fuso Canter Tipper Can Carry Extra 500KG Payload

The tipper comes with an integrated strengthened chassis

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28/02/2018

A History of Australia's Trailer Boom

From humble trucking beginnings, Australia is now home to some of the world's highest productivity trailer combinations and what better place than home to build them

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27/02/2018

OzHelp to Extend Mental Health Programs to Drivers

Trans-Help Foundation makes way for OzHelp to provide crucial support services to transport industry

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26/02/2018

Safety Works Underway on New England Highway

Project is part of the National Highway Upgrade Plan

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23/02/2018

Commercial vehicles year falls just short of 2008

Heavy-duty segment sales provides the big-name in the longer term

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22/02/2018

Isuzu Celebrates 29 Years of Local Market Leadership

The brand sold 8,898 trucks last year and Taylor hopes for more success in 2018

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21/02/2018

Iveco offers tempting incentives for prospective buyers

In a bid to clear the decks, Iveco Australia is offering extended warranties on a trio of 2017 models

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19/02/2018

Nominations open for trucking industry awards

ATA Awards honour trucking industry professionals

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15/02/2018

Transport & logistics operators encouraged to prepare of severe weather

While much of Australia is experiencing enduring sweltering heat and severe weather warnings, NTI is urging transport and logistics owners and operators to be proactive during this period by revisiting emergency plans.

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22/01/2018

NTI issues reminder to stay up to date with local road restrictions

As the new school year commences, National Transport Insurance is reminding all road users to be mindful of local road changes, especially around school and community sporting grounds.

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15/01/2018

NTI makes a return to the Burrumbuttock Hay Runners

NTI is proud to announce Major Sponsorship of the Burrumbuttock Hay Runners 13th Hay Run – Cunnamulla.

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01/12/2017

Getting through storm season

Get a plan for protecting your people, premises and equipment in the event of a storm or cyclone, to minimise potential downtime and loss of income.

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08/11/2017

NTI issues truck security warning

Australia’s leading truck insurer, NTI, is urging operators to be extra mindful of vehicle and trailer security.

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01/11/2017

NHVR Seeks Feedback On Personal Use Exemption

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator has launched at a month-long consultation on new exemptions for personal use of heavy vehicles.

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30/10/2017

NTI Raises Truck Fire Awareness

In the lead-up to summer, NTI - Australia’s leading truck insurance specialist - is working with transport operators to raise awareness of the increased risk of truck fires.

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25/10/2017

Tasmanian Transport Association recognises industry achievers

Tasmanian Transport Association Chairman John de Bruyn today congratulated those honoured for their outstanding achievements at the 2017 TTA Gala Dinner and Awards Night.

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20/10/2017

NatRoad Awards Honour Industry Greats

Bruce Adam named Professional Driver of the Year, while Zachary Appleton claims Young Driver of the Year Award. The awards night kicked off with acknowledgements for long-serving NatRoad members.

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19/10/2017

WA Hikes Speeding Fine Limits For Light And Heavy Vehicles

Police in Western Australia can fine drivers at a higher cash limit after Road Traffic Code amendments come into force today. Authorities believe the new penalties will act as a deterrent against high level speeding.

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18/10/2017

Fair Work Amendment Bill Passes Parliament

Employers can face 10 times the current maximum penalties in case of minimum wage disputes under new changes

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09/10/2017

Events and Activities Happening Around Australia as Part of Work Safe Month

Make the most of Safe Work Australia's National Safe Work Month this October, by checking out the events and activities happening in your region. There's a whole range of industries & topics covered.

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01/10/2017

October 2017 is National Safe Work Month

National Work Safe Month is an initiative of Safe Work Australia and serves as a timely reminder, to keep safe at work – especially as we head towards busy holiday times.

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26/09/2017

Sendle Sets Up New Partnership With Ebay

Sendle has announced a third e-commerce partnership in less than four weeks, this time with online shopping giant eBay. The new deal is part of the Australian courier company’s focus on e-commerce market expansion.

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20/09/2017

Rollover Sensor to Reduce Fire Risk

The new Redarc Roll Over Sensor has been developed to maximise safety in the event of a rollover truck accident, according to CoolDrive.

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15/08/2017

Tech News

Phone Update Shows Potential to Improve Road Safety

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12/08/2017

Many Rail Crossings Unsafe For Trucks Says Austroads

The lack of recent level-crossing disasters involving trucks appears more to do with luck than good management, an Austroads report indicates.

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