WATM | June 2015
By Ian King (WARTA).
On the 27th April, we saw the formal implementation of the Compliance & Enforcement (C&E) Legislation into Western Australia.
Importantly, WA has considered and acted upon the shortfalls we have seen and heard about with the eastern state jurisdictions before implementation in this state. The manner in which they are still endeavoring to resolve the numerous legal issues and areas that are still being thrashed out regarding clarification in law is an embarrassment to some of the other States.
In WA, the basic aim was to ensure an effective and safe management of heavy vehicles on the WA road network. On the 21st April WARTA hosted an Industry ‘Information Session’ aimed at senior executives, business owners and company directors.
Mike Wood (LATUS Risk Solutions) set the scene, then special guest David Galbally AM QC, one of Australia’s leading corporate lawyers provided a very interesting and sometimes challenging legal point of view…
To read more, a pdf version of the full article is available for download here.
This article is from the June 2015 issue of the WA Transport Magazine. The WA Transport Magazine is available directly from the publisher – Angry Chicken Publishing.