The fuel tax rate and truck registration charges should only be increased in line with inflation this year, the ATA said in a submission this week. For further details, read this week’s edition of the Friday Facts.
Place your bid on a new CIMC trailer with unique promotional artwork in the 2013 ATA trailer tender. This story leads the 15 March 2013 issue of the Friday Facts.
The number of major crashes per 1000 trucks and trailers fell almost 43 per cent between 2003 and 2011, according to a new report. For more information, read this edition of the Friday Facts.
ATA Chairman David Simon will address the National Press Club in Canberra on 3 April 2013. For more information, read this week’s edition of the Friday Facts.
The fuel used to run sleeper cab air conditioners should be exempt from fuel tax, the ATA said today in a submission to the tax office. For further details, read this week’s edition of the Friday Facts.
The national truck laws are expected to apply in a majority of states and territories by the middle of this year, the Queensland Minister for Transport and Main Roads, Scott Emerson, said yesterday. Read this week’s edition of the Friday Facts for more details.
The Queensland Parliament should pass the planned amendments to the national truck laws, its Transport, Housing and Local Government Committee recommended this week. For further details, read this week’s edition of the Friday Facts.
Over the past five years, the number of fatal truck crashes has decreased by 13 per cent, the Parliamentary Secretary for Infrastructure and Transport, Catherine King, announced today.