RTF supports Government on dru...

17 March 2020

While we will always be concerned about road safety, the RTF does not support the blanket speed limit cuts that the Government plans to roll out in the coming months.

TRUCKERS’ HEALTH - 2020 vision

17 March 2020

There is one day of the year where your hopes and aspirations are flying at full mast, you are filled to the eyeballs with trifle and Christmas ham

DRUG-FREE WORKPLACES - The top...

11 March 2020

The upcoming vote on legalising recreational cannabis and plans for random roadside testing have made identifying drug issues a priority for many transport and logistics operators.

IRTENZ CONFERENCE 2019 - Shari...

10 March 2020

Andrew Locke, general manager commercial at CentrePort, was invited to the 2019 IRTENZ conference to discuss the topic ‘Moving Logs Intermodally’, and how the integration of transp...

HEALTH AND SAFETY - Make sure ...

10 March 2020

Some years ago, my husband and I used to recruit truck drivers for a couple of transport organisations. Our adverts always included the type of the work and the licences required. ...

IRTENZ Conference 2019 - Techn...

16 January 2020

This month we feature the Panel Discussion from Day 1 of the 2019 IRTENZ conference. The discussion topic was ‘New Technology – What are we doing differently two years on?’

DRUG-FREE WORKPLACES - STRUCTU...

20 January 2020

Having a structured routine is necessary for people recovering from a drug addiction, and most importantly it hugely reduces the possibility of a relapse.

LEGAL LINES - Your safe driving policy

16 January 2020

A safe driving policy is exactly that: a policy to help manage work-related road safety and to keep employees and vehicles safe on the road. It’s important to think carefully about...

TRUCKERS’ HEALTH - A FRIEND IN...

20 January 2020

Looking after your health and fitness is paramount in getting the most you can out of your life. When you take care of yourself, both your physical and mental wellbeing benefit hug...

BUSINESS PROFILE - Tyre testin...

20 January 2020

Seven-point-three-eight millimetres. That’s the exact height of a string of staples. How do we know this? We recently taped some to the side of an old truck tyre and demoed the onl...