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WorkSafe Victoria Hands Out $150,000 Fine For Truckie Injury

A retail company has been fined $150,000 without conviction following an incident at the company’s premises. The incident involved a truck driver, whose foot was crushed when he was run over, twice, by a mobile shipping container transporter. The incident

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Driver Stuck Under Prime Mover for Hours Finally Freed

A truck driver who spent at least 2 hours pinned under a prime mover is fortunate to have escaped without more serious injuries following a rollover incident on the Western Downs recently. Emergency responders were called to the scene of

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How a German Haulage Company Addressed Truckies Fitness Concerns

Long distance drivers often suffer from back pain and weight gain because of the sedentary nature of their work however one German driver has managed to overcome this. Heiko Gebhardt, a German long haul driver gained 115kgs due to his

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Video Shows Truckie Apparently Getting High Behind the Wheel

A video has been doing the rounds on the internet of a truck driver from Victoria apparently doing drugs while behind the wheel of a truck and wearing his work shirt, belonging to a well known transport company. The man

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Watch as Man Emerges from Burning Truck

Watch as a truck driver escapes a semi-truck after it became engulfed in flames in Texas. The driver is lucky to be alive after making a miraculous escape.

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Motorbike Rider Killed in Collision with Truck

A tragic accident has taken place in the Lockyer Valley west of Ipswich recently claiming the life of a motorbike rider. The man was killed after falling from the motorbike and being hit by a truck. The man, in his

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Truck Driver Involved in Pedestrian Fatality Denies Dangerous Driving

Remember the crash on Stoney Creek Road at Bexley in January 2017 which claimed the life a mother of six? She was run over by a truck as she walked off a footpath and stood next to a parked 4

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Drug Affected Truckie Causes Mayhem on the Road

According to police, they were called to Toorak Road, Camberwell around 3:30am after receiving reports of a felled power pole. When police arrived on the scene they discovered the toppled pole and several destroyed rubbish bins. A large, damaged truck

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Truck Driver Causes Mayhem at Galston Gorge

Galston Gorge is often in the news and always for the wrong reasons. Once again a truck has caused chaos at Galston Gorge crashing and spilling diesel everywhere. Despite being over-length, reportedly the truck didn’t get stuck but crashed into

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Truckie That Killed Six, Released from Jail

The truck driver who was last year sentenced to jail after his truck ploughed into a line of stopped cars, injuring 6 people has been released from prison following a successful appeal. The 42 year old driver was sentenced to

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