The National Transport Commission and National Heavy Vehicle Regulator have proclaimed a road safety milestone with amendments to Chain of Responsibility duties in the Heavy Vehicle National Law, which took effect 1 October.
Hummingbird Electronics’ warning system technology is helping to improve safety through customisable verbal messages and visual cues for truck, bus and heavy machine operators.
An agreement between NHVR and ARRB will deliver a route assessment tool free to road managers from participating jurisdictions through the NHVR Portal.
Austroads has published a roadmap to support the introduction of automated heavy vehicles into regional and remote areas of Australia and New Zealand.
Member for Upper Hunter Michael Johnsen announced that tenders have been invited to build new overtaking lanes at Ogilvies Hill and Winery Hill, as part of a $133 million package of works.