Products

AUSSIE ANGLES - Pumping hot P-Series

05 December 2019

ScreedPro’s new Scania NTG P380 is pumping more than just tiling screed to building and construction sites around the country. This unique custombuilt pump truck is eliminating dea...

NZ TRUCKING ASSOCIATION - Are ...

04 December 2019

Do you really understand what running a trucking business involves? Trucking is a tough and competitive industry; margins can be slim.

THE LAST MILE - Notice is served

03 December 2019

‘Ignorantia juris non excusat’ – ignorance of the law excuses not – is a long established legal precedent. A story in the August edition of RTANZ News, ‘Transport operators to come...

ROAD TRANSPORT FORUM - We must...

18 November 2019

I suggest most New Zealanders missed it, but back in August the chief coroner announced that 685 of us committed suicide in the year to June. That’s nearly two people every day of ...

LEGAL LINES - Work-related road safety

18 November 2019

Employers must ensure, so far is as reasonably practicable, the health and safety of employees while they are at work. This includes when they are in, or operating, a vehicle for work purposes.

RTF AWARDS - Award winners sho...

18 November 2019

Celebrating diversity was the key to the New Zealand Road Transport Industry Awards at a gala dinner at Wairakei Resort during September, with three of the five awards going to women.

HEALTH AND SAFETY - Keeping wo...

18 November 2019

Most organisations or PCBUs (persons conducting a business or undertaking) are aware of their obligations in keeping their workers safe at work. Transport organisations consider vehicles, journeys, work hours, and so on.

The machines are coming… or are they?

18 November 2019

The Institute of Road Transport Engineers of New Zealand held its biennial conference in Rotorua in August. The theme this year was Technology and Infrastructure, arguably the two most pertinent topics of the day.

LEGAL LINES - Vicarious liabil...

11 November 2019

I have been asked by a reader to discuss the relationship between the chain of responsibility provisions in the Land Transport Act 1998 (LTA) and the obligations on employers in th...

IRTENZ CONFERENCE 2019 - Bette...

31 October 2019

Keynote speaker – Scott O’Donnell, board member, Richardson Group New Zealand needs to become more productive, its various stakeholders and interest groups working together effici...