The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator has commissioned an independent review into heavy vehicle accreditation schemes to support improved road safety.
The Tasmanian Government is moving ahead with design work on a new overpass to address concerns at the Leith intersections on the highway.
The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator has appointed two new directors in Regulatory Compliance and Productivity and Safety divisions.
The Federal and Victorian governments have signed off on a combined $50 million package of works for the Princes Highway in eastern Victoria.
Development of an industry master code of practice for heavy vehicle safety is progressing well, according to the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator, with the project receiving $200,000 government funding.
The National Transport Commission is is asking road transport agencies, police, and the commercial road transport industry to provide input on how Australian governments should amend driver laws to facilitate the introduction of automated vehicles.