From the Editor's Desk

Mon 10 Sep 2018

Plenty of lessons to be learned from US

Plenty of lessons to be learned from US

A LOT of important takeaways from my week in Dallas at The Great American Trucking Show.

Wed 22 Aug 2018

ED'S NOTE: Time to help each other out

ED'S NOTE: Time to help each other out

IS THERE a more divisive issue than the Transport Workers Union's safe rates campaign right now?

Tue 14 Aug 2018

It's time to take stock of our health

It's time to take stock of our health

ONE day you think you're in half decent shape, then you find that favourite T-shirt from last summer and it's a little snugger than you remember.

Thu 9 Aug 2018

Electric dreams our new reality

Electric dreams our new reality

The Australian Logistics Council (ALC) has formed an Electric Vehicles Working Group to develop a 'rapidly-evolving transport solution'.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Let's not let a few spoil our image

Let's not let a few spoil our image

I HAVE to admit I was a little torn when I first heard about the hotline now open to dob in safety violators.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

It's time for a new millennial message

It's time for a new millennial message

MY FRIENDS in WA had it right this week when they said it's time to go back to grassroots and rethink the message.

Wed 13 Jun 2018

Cast the net wider for new driver talent

Cast the net wider for new driver talent

IF THE powers-that-be don't think there is a serious problem with driver numbers in Australia, they need to start canvassing operators in WA for a reality check

Wed 30 May 2018

Biosecurity blow leaves bruises

Biosecurity blow leaves bruises

YES, we're talking about the sneaky little new tax coming our way from July 1 next called the biosecurity import levy.

Thu 17 May 2018

Drip-feed budget fails to impress

Drip-feed budget fails to impress

THE $75 billion earmarked for infrastructure sure sounded a lot better the way our new minister Michael McCormack was selling it at the recent TA conference.

Fri 4 May 2018

EDITORIAL: Bags are packed for Megatrans 2018

EDITORIAL: Bags are packed for Megatrans 2018

IF YOU haven't been to a Trucking Australia conference run by the ATA, I highly recommend booking your travel now for next year's event in Perth.

Fri 6 Apr 2018

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK: Exciting era for industry

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK: Exciting era for industry

I TRUST you all had a safe, and relaxing long Easter break – and didn’t over-indulge in the chocolate, like me.

Tue 23 Jan 2018

OPINION: Shock safety remarks miss the point

OPINION: Shock safety remarks miss the point

THE NSW Road Minister's 'shocking' comment about electrified fatigue devices for truckies, made drivers' hair stand on end.

Mon 9 Oct 2017

Unified laws? Still a joke

Unified laws? Still a joke

UNIFIED laws and regulations have long been a dream for everybody in the road transport industry.

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