May 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

  • 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