The road transport industry has been let down yet again following the latest hollow announcement by the Morrison government. Read more
After three years of consultations, meetings and communiques, the National Transport Commission (NTC) has failed in its attempt to deliver an effective and meaningful review of the National Heavy Vehicle Law (NHVL). Read more
Amid the initial confusion of lockdowns and border restrictions at the height of the pandemic in 2020, truckies were locked out of road houses and rest areas and refused access to toilets and showers while completing their essential work. Read more
I would like to pay my respects to all families who have lost loved ones through road accidents and road trauma. In the 12 months to December 2020, 1106 people sadly have been killed on our roads.
Did you know that traffic injury is the biggest killer of Australian children under 15 and the second-biggest killer of all Australians aged between 15 and 24? Every year, approximately 1200 people are killed and another 44,000 are seriously injured on Australian roads.