The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator will fast-track safety tools and an education campaign to assist heavy vehicle operators with implementing safety management systems.
A $20 million upgrade of the Victoria's Western Highway between Stawell and the South Australian border will provide truck drivers and other road users with a safer and more reliable journey on the highway, according to the Victorian Government.
Australia and New Zealand road transport association Austroads has supported the announcement by the Australian Communications and Media Authority that the Radiocommunications (Intelligent Transport Systems) Class Licence 2017 has been issued.
Nine metropolitan blackspots will be upgraded as part of the South Australian Government’s recent multimillion-dollar investment in road safety infrastructure improvements across Adelaide.
Construction to duplicate the Western Highway between Buangor and Ararat in Victoria will restart this year, following the approval of a new planning amendment allowing works to proceed.