Funding applications for Round 4 of the Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative program are now open giving the green light to submissions on projects which will save lives and reduce road trauma.
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.
An agreement between NHVR and ARRB will deliver a route assessment tool free to road managers from participating jurisdictions through the NHVR Portal.
The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator will fast-track safety tools and an education campaign to assist heavy vehicle operators with implementing safety management systems.
Queensland Transport and Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey has been officially sworn in following the recent Queensland election.