Blog Archives

$7000 Fine for Truck Driver over Heavy Loads

A truck driver will have to fork out $7000 after he was found carrying a load that didn’t comply with mass requirements as legally outlined. The 54 year old truck driver appeared in the Mackay Magistrates Court recently on 4

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

Truck Crash Victim Urges People to Donate Blood

A Jindabyne paramedic has urged people to donate blood after himself being involved in an accident involving a truck on Kosciuszko Road. The incident took place in December 2017 as the man was on his way to wrap Christmas gifts

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , ,

Pedestrian Killed in Truck Crash

There have been a number of recent incidents reported where pedestrians have been hit by heavy vehicles and the latest one involves a 72 year old man. The elderly man was recently killed after being hit by a truck at

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

WorkSafe Queensland Issues Fine for Truck Driver Death

A timber company in Townsville has been charged $210,000 after an incident involving a truck driver in 2016. WorkSafe Queensland revealed that the transport driver was delivering goods to the company when the accident occurred that claimed his life. Another

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , ,

Truck Rollover Prompts Blitz on Sydney Transport Company

A truck rollover involving a concrete truck has led to a major compliance operation at a transport company in Sydney’s Rosehill suburb. The incident happened on Thursday 3 January 2019 when a fully loaded concrete truck was traveling north along

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , ,

Truck’s Should Get a Discount on Toll Roads- QTA

There have been calls from the Queensland Trucking Association for trucks to get a toll discount when traveling along the Logan and Gateway motorways. QTA’s chief executive officer Gary Mahon wants tolls to be discounted so truckies will use the

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

NSW First Heavy Vehicle Blitz

The NSW Police traffic taskforce has undertaken its first major heavy vehicle compliance blitz for the year as part of Operation Impact. The operation was conducted between January 14 and January 18 in the Armidale Police Area Command (Western region).

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , ,

Local MP Calls for Truck Ban on Sydney Botany Road to Curb Peak Crashes

A Sydney local MP says large trucks should be barred from traveling along Sydney’s Botany Road during peak pedestrian times due it being a densely populated area of Green Square. Some say large trucks in the area are a risk

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , ,

Celebrity Says Driving Sydney Roads like Surviving the Jungle

If you drive for a living on Sydney’s roads then you deserve some credit, as it has some of the most hectic traffic and crazy driving. Even British TV personality and former Super League player Kris Smith, well acquainted with

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , ,

Interstate Trucks with Damaged/Incorrectly Displayed Number-plates Considered Unregistered in NSW

The Queensland Trucking Association (QTA) issued a statement late last year after a member raised concern, revealing that in New South Wales, a truck driver can be fined $1392 plus 4 demerit points for incorrectly displayed number plates. The QTA

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , ,

Urban E-Learning is not registered with CRICOS, therefore cannot offer training to student visa holders; please click here to see the UEL Student Handbook for further information.

¤

Get Our FREE Chain of Responsibility Legislation White Paper and Subscribe to our CoR Updates Newsletter

New 2018 Update

FREE Chain of Responsibility Legislation White Paper

Download White Paper

Download FREE CoR White Paper!

Get Our FREE Chain of Responsibility Legislation White Paper and Subscribe to our CoR Updates Newsletter

New 2018 Update

FREE Chain of Responsibility Legislation White Paper

Download White Paper

Download FREE CoR White Paper!