Yearly Archives: 2015

  • May22

    National Driver Work Diary availability

    By WARTA Admin

    National Driver Work Diary availability If you drive a heavy vehicle with a gross vehicle mass over 12 tonnes or a bus of more than 4.5 tonnes fitted to carry more than 12 adults including the driver, in a State other than Western Australia and the Northern Territory, you must record your driver work/rest details in a National Driver Work Diary. The Department of Transport recently incr

  • Jun21

    Fremantle Ports Releases Smartphone App

    By WARTA Admin

    Fremantle Ports has launched a Chain of Responsibility smartphone app, providing transport companies handling containers at Fremantle Ports with guidance on Container Weight Declarations (CWDs), directions to the weighbridge and Control Areas within the port precinct. The Fremantle Ports CoR app is available free from iTunes, Google Play and the Windows Phone store. Also available as a

  • May6

    Clarification of Load Restraint Laws Regarding Rope

    By WARTA Admin

    Clarification of Load Restraint Laws Regarding Rope Recent media coverage may have given the impression that the use of regular rope was being prohibited under forthcoming Chain of Responsibility legislation and that only approved webbing and certified ropes would be permitted. This is incorrect – there is no change to the Load Restraint Guide provisions and existing restraint meth

  • Apr28

    HVO 65 – Enhancements to Concessional Loading Permits

    By WARTA Admin

    HVO 65-2015: 28 April 2015 Mainroads WA – HVO UPDATE Enhancements to Concessional Loading Permits Main Roads would like to advise the transport industry that the Accredited Mass Management Scheme (AMMS) will be available from 27 April 2015 coinciding with the introduction of the new Road Transport Laws. AMMS will replace the existing Certified Mass Management Scheme (CWMM

  • Apr28

    HVO 64 – Curfew on Oversize Loads for Western Australia Day 2015

    By WARTA Admin

    HVO 64-2015: 28 April 2015 Mainroads WA – HVO UPDATE Curfew on Oversize Loads for Western Australia Day 2015 Main Roads Western Australia would like to remind the transport industry of the curfew restrictions for operators of Oversize Restricted Access Vehicles (RAVs) that will apply during the Western Australia Day period. Operators must refer to the permit operating con