This technical advisory procedure provides trucking operators with detailed technical advice covering heavy vehicle wiring, lighting, voltage levels, connectors, alternators, batteries and the towing vehicle power source.
The fatal crash rate for articulated trucks like semitrailers improved more than 60 per cent between 1982 and 2007, according to this major report on heavy vehicle road safety.
The report is an authoritative reference guide to the research already done on truck safety, and consolidates the findings of 280 publications into one document. It also recommends four priority areas for follow up research.
Best practice guidelines for protecting the safety of truck drivers and other personnel around mobile plant during loading and unloading.
Ten simple tips for using mobile phones safely and legally.