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Thu 2 Apr 2020

TruckSafe wins national road safety awards

TruckSafe wins national road safety awards

TRUCKSAFE has been recognised for its strong safety management culture and proactive approach to fleet safety, winning two national road safety awards.

Sharon carries tissue ‘up her sleeve’ because there’s no toilet paper

Sharon carries tissue ‘up her sleeve’ because there’s no toilet...

While the coronavirus pandemic hasn’t slowed their work down, it certainly has impacted on their life on the road in many ways, she said.

Embracing technology to improve supply chain efficiencies

Embracing technology to improve supply chain efficiencies

One of the big opportunities surrounds taking uncertainties, including costs, out of the equation.

Truck Central’s vehicle inspection facility now open

Truck Central’s vehicle inspection facility now open

This week marks the opening of the new Vehicle Inspection Facility at Truck Central.

What are you paying for diesel right now?

What are you paying for diesel right now?

COVID-19 is having a significant impact on the Australian economy and every motorist in regional Australia deserves price relief during the pandemic.

The ‘Oz Trucker’ launches No Holds Barred podcast

The ‘Oz Trucker’ launches No Holds Barred podcast

No subject is off limits for outspoken social media star Mike Williams on his new series.

Fit, healthy UK truckie contracts COVID19

Fit, healthy UK truckie contracts COVID19

A UK truck driver who has been diagnosed with coronavirus wants other truckies to know that this is real, it’s very serious and the impact was not just on him but the...

ATA says: Supply chain must respect truckies

ATA says: Supply chain must respect truckies

THE Australian Trucking Association has called for all customer sites and distribution centres in the transport supply chain to ensure their facilities are safe and...

Pauline gets it really wrong, say truckies

Pauline gets it really wrong, say truckies

LIVESTOCK and Rural Transporters Association of Victoria’s Marla Stone said the backlash Pauline Hanson received after her recent comments trying to get rules relaxed...

Business as usual at this truck stop

Business as usual at this truck stop

CALLING in at the Caltex at the Epping Forest, we were pleased to find it was “business as usual”, though without indoor dining facilities.

How to save money on fuel credits

How to save money on fuel credits

It seems inevitable that our economy is going to have a tough time ahead and we need to start preparing now for a this continued loss of income.

Wed 1 Apr 2020

New protocols in place to support truck drivers

New protocols in place to support truck drivers

NEW protocols outlining vital health and safety measures to keep truck stops and roadhouses open have been announced by the National Cabinet.

Hamlex White celebrates 25 years of tipper excellence

Hamlex White celebrates 25 years of tipper excellence

TIPPER trailer brand Hamlex White is celebrating 25 years of producing high quality locally manufactured trailing equipment to the road transport industry.

WA peak freight body plans for suburban shutdowns

WA peak freight body plans for suburban shutdowns

Industry looks at ways to keep trucks moving around virus ‘hot spots’ in cities.

Priority licence testing still open to truckies in NSW

Priority licence testing still open to truckies in NSW

Truckies looking to renew licence can be exempted from COVID-19 shutdown.

13 roadhouses that you can get a feed and shower

13 roadhouses that you can get a feed and shower

Thanks to new government regulations, roadhouses will not close so you can still get a good feed and a shower and have a good space to take a break.

Virus response group prioritises WA driver safety

Virus response group prioritises WA driver safety

Peak bodies working hard to keep drivers supplied with essentials.

WorkSafe says industry must adapt to changing landscape

WorkSafe says industry must adapt to changing landscape

WORKSAFE has issued an alert reminding the transport and logistics industry of safety measures to take during the COVID-19 crisis.

Now this is a big truck

Now this is a big truck

Komatsu announces major advances with new 230 tonne 830E-5 dump truck

Who are the 2020 National Trucking Industry Award finalists?

Who are the 2020 National Trucking Industry Award finalists?

“It’s important we recognise the outstanding businesses and individuals whose actions inspire others and make a positive impact.”

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