Month: September 2012

More Speed Cameras to Protect Road Construction Workers

Source : DaveBleasdale Road Construction workers are excited by news that more speed cameras will be introduced on Victoria’s M80 Ring Road, between Edgars Road and Plenty Road in Epping, outside Melbourne, as upgrades to the road network continue. The upgrades will benefit all road users and so drivers should be patient as workers try …

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New National Road Freight Strategy revealed

National Land Freight Strategy According to the National Transport Minister Anthony Albanese, the new national land freight strategy will be the catalyst to a more “streamlined” and “integrated” transport system for the road freight industry. The new strategy was announced on Friday as a replacement to the old system which has been described as “fragmented” …

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The Fortnightly CoR News Wrap-Up: Police Issue Warning to Transport Industry

NSW Police have issued a warning to the transport industry after grounding three trucks in a 24 hour period. The warning focuses on road safety breaches with police promising to show no leniency to road users and particularly truckies who continue to break the law. You can read the full article here: Police Promise Greater …

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Campaign Calls for Unity between Truckies & other Roadusers

“Road to Respect” campaign in Victoria The launch of a new campaign in Victoria is aimed at creating awareness among drivers of the need to safely share the road with truckies. The name of the campaign is “Road to Respect” and will continue until the 4th of November this year. It will include an exhibition …

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COR- Truckie Trapped After Vehicles Collides with Tree

Basic driving tips An incident that occurred recently was a harsh reminder to truckies of the danger associated with truck driving. An elaborate rescue had to be carried out by emergency personnel in attempts to free a trapped truck driver from his vehicle. The driver’s lower legs became trapped when the heavy vehicle went down …

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