Truckies' vital role in coronavirus crisis recognised with exemptions approved to keep dedicated facilities open.

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31st March 2020 7:03 AM

MORE rest areas and improved facilities are urgently needed on Australia’s roads, the Australian Trucking Association...

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03rd May 2019 10:05 AM

AS WE know, the lack of and the inability to access adequate heavy vehicle rest areas by truck drivers is a huge issue.

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04th April 2019 6:04 AM

TRUCKIES have been quick to applaud a new TTA initiative they hope will lead to an urgent improvement in the number and...

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13th Dec. 2018 1:12 PM

THESE coffee and food vans are a popular places to stop for highway travellers. But could they be forced to close down?

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05th Nov. 2018 11:11 PM

THE ATA and our member associations are standing up for truck drivers and we are calling for more attention to be paid to...

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24th May 2018 6:05 AM

An increase in the number of rest areas for long-haul truck drivers is urgently needed to help fight fatigue and reduce the...

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13th May 2018 12:05 PM

IMAGINE if your workplace was filled with the stench of human waste and so much rubbish it made you feel nauseous.

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30th April 2018 7:04 AM

DRIVERS have to travel more than 150km either side of Mackay to find their closest stop

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13th Jan. 2017 10:01 AM

MAIN Roads Minister Mark Bailey has admitted there has been no accidents caused by trucks merging into traffic on the...

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18th July 2016 1:07 PM