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RISK MANAGEMENT

Free action pack resources are now available to help organisations get involved in the UK’s biggest road safety campaign.

Action pack resources available for Road Safety Week

Road Safety Week, organised by Brake, the road safety charity, takes place on 16-22 November. The theme of this year’s event is No Need...

FAMILY SAFETY

Celebrations this holiday season will no doubt be different, with many people choosing to stay home, or take part in fewer activities and get-togethers.

Holiday travel tips for drivers and families

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, the world over. Now, as we look towards the holiday season, the focus firmly remains on...

MOTORCYCLES

Minister for Regional Transport and Roads Paul Toole says a new video released by Transport for NSW and the Motorcycle Council shows riders how the Anti-lock Braking Systems (ABS) safety feature works.

Motorcycle riders given a safety lesson in ABS

October is Motorcycle Awareness Month in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, and riders are being encouraged to learn how to protect themselves better on...

DRIVING FOR WORK

The UK Government has published detailed guidance on its website, covering everything from licence requirements and international driving permits to new border control processes.

Brexit guidance: transporting goods between Great Britain and the EU

Haulage and commercial drivers who move goods between Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) and the European Union (EU) will be subject to new...
Economic softening, combined with independent factors including lower fuel prices, brought down the average marginal cost per mile incurred by motor carriers in 2019 by 9.3 percent to $1.65.

Report reveals cost of trucking decreased in 2019

The cost of trucking decreased last year, according to the American Transportation Research Institute’s latest Operational Costs report. Economic softening, combined with independent factors including...
Driver shortage, truck parking, driver compensation and retention are among the top concerns, as well as – for the first time since 2005 – insurance costs.

Driver shortage and truck parking among top industry concerns

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry’s not-for-profit research organization, has released its 16th Top Industry Issues report. Driver shortage, truck parking, driver...