An industry working group has been established to review the ATA’s Side Underrun Protection Technical Advisory Procedure (TAP) 2012.
The harmonised rules for transporting fodder across state borders during the drought should be expanded and made permanent, ATA Chair Geoff Crouch said today.
A Linfox truck driver has been acknowledged with the Bridgestone Bandag Highway Guardian award for his prompt action at a crash site, which saw him save a fellow truck driver from a fire.
The Australian trucking industry has honoured two of its most outstanding technical contributors at the Castrol Vecton Awards Dinner in Melbourne this evening.
The Volvo ATA Safety Truck is now black, rather than green, and the cute animations are gone.
Three outstanding apprentices are set to join delegates at the ATA’s 2018 Technology and Maintenance Conference, thanks to scholarships from Cummins South Pacific.
The Australian Trucking Association and the trucking industry are today mourning the loss of David Coonan, who passed away overnight after an extended illness.
Increased awareness of truck safety is important to informing safer road user behaviour.
From Monday 1 October, people in the trucking industry will have the same rights as other Australians. They will be innocent till proven guilty of chain of responsibility offences.
As Australia battles the worst drought in decades, the Australian Trucking Association, the South Australian Road Transport Association and trailer manufacturer MaxiTRANS are joining Western Australian truckies to lend a hand.