On the Road Issue 56

In this edition…
Extra CoR pressure not required under law
The NHVR has warned operators to be aware of their responsibilities under the changed Chain of Responsibility laws after reports of pressure to disclose additional information from larger customers.

Forum outcomes focus on fatigue reform
The NHVR will release a Discussion Paper as part of a broader Fatigue Safety Strategy to support a push by many in the heavy vehicle industry to reform fatigue laws.

Pre-advised PBS applications extended
The NHVR has expanded the PBS pre-advised design approvals to include B-double combinations up to 30 metres.

Joint QTA fatigue sessions
The QTA and the NHVR have joined forces to host a series of fatigue information days.

For more information
Visit www.nhvr.gov.au or call 1300 MYNHVR (1300 696 487). Standard call charges apply, check with your phone provider.