The Australian Trucking Association has welcomed the NSW Government’s support of electric vehicle road user charges, following the announcement of a similar scheme by South Australia earlier this week.
The rollout of approved Electronic Work Diaries will reduce red tape and improve safety for transport operators, ATA Chair David Smith said today.
The ATA has welcomed the South Australian Government’s planned introduction of a road user charge for electric vehicles, set to commence from 1 July 2021.
More than 430 of Australia’s truck drivers have had their voices heard in the national truck law review, thanks to a strong campaign led by the Australian Trucking Association and Big Rigs National Transport Newspaper.
A quick acting Linfox driver has been named as a Bridgestone Bandag Highway Guardian after saving a woman’s life on a Queensland motorway when she suffered a medical episode while driving.
Industry groups across Australia have joined forces to fight port fees and charges.
The trucking industry’s life-saving road safety exhibition is back on the road, heading to Adelaide to educate young road users about how to share the road safely with heavy vehicles.
The ATA and the NHVR are calling on the trucking community to celebrate the industry’s diversity and call out racism wherever it occurs.
The ATA has today launched nominations for the 2020 Craig Roseneder Award, recognising technical and maintenance excellence in the trucking industry.