Everything You Need to Know About Fleet Management Systems

Fleet management system

In a world where efficiency is the key to success, the trucking industry stands at the forefront of innovation, with fleet management software revolutionising the way businesses manage their fleet of vehicles. Gone are the days of manual record-keeping, frustrating breakdowns, and inefficient route planning. Fleet management software has emerged as the game-changer, offering trucking…

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What Is Heavy Vehicle National Law?

A truck regulated by Heavy Vehicle National Law

All businesses that use heavy transport vehicles must familiarise themselves with the Heavy Vehicle National Law, or HVNL. These include buses, trucks, road trains, and special-purpose vehicles such as tractors. The HVNL began on 10 February 2014 for almost every Australian state and territory. These national heavy vehicle regulations set a standard and laws that…

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The Importance of Farm Safety

Safe Farming practises

Farms are considered to be some of the most dangerous workplaces in Australia, but they don’t have to be. Whether you run a large outback station or a small plot near the city, good farm safety management is needed to avoid injuries and protect farm workers. Most farm-related accidents are preventable by following proper safety…

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How To Clean Canvas Awnings

Canvas awnings are a great way to provide shade and shelter to outdoor areas, but they can get dirty and stained over time. Cleaning canvas awnings can be a bit tricky, but with the right tools and techniques, you can get them looking like new again. In this article, we will discuss the steps to…

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Workplace Incidents and Reporting in Australia

Workplace health and safety (WHS) is a serious issue that can impact your staff, compromise your reputation, and affect your entire operation. In Australia, a range of health and safety measures are designed and enforced by Safe Work Australia. If you work in transportation or any other industry sector, reporting workplace incidents is an important…

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What is Sustainable Mining?

sustainable mining

Mining is the act of removing and consuming a limited resource. For this practice to be sustainable, it has to meet present requirements without compromising the needs of future generations. This blog post will discuss what sustainable mining is, the importance of sustainable mining practices, and how mining companies are beginning to adopt sustainable practices.…

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Defensive Truck Driving Tips for Truck Drivers

a truck driver driving defensively

Defensive driving is considered one of the most successful strategies for companies to save money, time, and lives. It’s proven to be highly effective in reducing company costs, fuel economy, and improving truck fleet management. Let’s take a look at some ways to become a safer, more considerate truck driver. Look at Least 12 to…

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How To Get Better Fuel Economy In A Truck

A truck travelling to maintain fuel efficiency

Have you been looking for ways to increase the longevity of your trucks and get the most out of their gas mileage? We’re sure it’s something that has always been a high priority goal because the longer the vehicles are able to run, the less cost there’ll be for maintenance and replacements in the future!…

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Truck Driver Fatigue Laws: What You Need to Know

truck driver fatigue laws and management

Truck driver fatigue is a serious issue and safety hazard to not only the truck driver but also other road users. As a truck driver, you need to be well versed in the truck driver fatigue laws applicable to the relevant state you operate in. In this article, we’ll cover the basics of truck driver…

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Weight Limits For Trucks

Truck weight limits

Why Are Truck Weights Important? Truck weight limits are in place to protect the driver as well as the surrounding road users. It’s important to note, Truck axle weight is usually within a range, but every truck is different and each may be permitted to carry a slightly different load. Overloading trucks can result in…

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