Supply chains are a ‘people business’ and the pressure is on

Skilled workforce shortages were a problem pre-pandemic, but the closure of international borders has further impacted the ability of employers to recruit staff in areas ranging from truck driving to the engineering skills necessary to deliver sophisticated infrastructure. Read more

NTRTA flags problematic COVID testing issues

The Northern Territory Road Transport Association (NTRTA) has criticised the time it takes for its members, who are classified as essential workers, to receive their COVID-19 test results. Read more

NHVR boss issues timely reminder about road safety

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) CEO, Sal Petroccitto, has reiterated the importance of road transport operators adhering strictly to all relevant regulations after charges were laid against a Sydney-based transport company. Read more

Calls for national unity on COVID testing of interstate drivers

The Victorian Transport Association has joined a growing chorus of affiliate representative groups to petition the Commonwealth Government for a unified, national approach on COVID testing requirements for linehaul interstate heavy vehicle drivers. Read more

Centurion adapts to extreme lockdowns around Perth

Leading logistics and transport company, Centurion, will continue to operate with heightened awareness of the risks associated with COVID-19 during the current lockdown measures imposed on residents and businesses in Perth and its surrounding areas. Read more