Australia’s governments need to put in place long term solutions to road safety as well as undertaking police blitzes, the Chair of the Australian Trucking Association, Geoff Crouch, said today.
The NSW Government and the trucking industry will work together on a plan to improve truck safety.
Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey said industry has the expertise, knowledge and understanding to improve safety and productivity for heavy vehicles and in turn for all motorists.
The Australian Trucking Association with TruckSafe is the latest to join the National Road Safety Partnership Program (NRSPP) as a new partner.
TruckSafe accredited operators should be well positioned to meet changes to the chain of responsibility laws, says Chair of TruckSafe, Ferdie Kroon.
The trucking industry welcomes the Australian Government’s commitment to engaging with industry on road reform, the Chair of the Australian Trucking Association, Geoff Crouch, said today.
The trucking industry welcomes today’s announcement that Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce will be appointed as the new Infrastructure and Transport Minister, the Chair of the Australian Trucking Association, Geoff Crouch, said today.
The Australian Trucking Association and Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific are proud to announce a new program to identify and develop the trucking industry’s future leaders.
A truck driver from Sydney’s greater north-west has had one of the Australian Trucking Association’s greatest honours, the Bridgestone Bandag Highway Guardian Award, bestowed upon him – recognising his swift action to avoid a major accident on the M5 motorway.
The ATA’s road safety exhibition, the Volvo ATA Safety Truck, will be towed on its journeys across Australia by the 60,000th truck built at the Volvo plant in Wacol, Queensland.
Registrations are now open for Trucking Australia 2018, the Australian Trucking Association’s national event where operators drive the future of the industry.
Trucking Australia 2018 will be held at the National Convention Centre, Canberra, from Wednesday 18 to Friday 20 April 2018.