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Weekly News – Ramps Guide consultation closes, NHVR Reference Forum

NATIONAL RAMPS GUIDE: PUBLIC CONSULTATION CLOSES The four week public consultation period for the ALRTA’s draft National Guidelines for the Safe Design of Loading Ramps and Forcing Yards closed this week.  Fifteen formal submissions were received representing stakeholders as diverse … Continue reading

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Weekly News – Livestock and Rural Transport Industry Ops Group, Dalby Ramps

LIVESTOCK AND RURAL TRANSPORT INDUSTRY OPERATIONS GROUP Last week, the NHVR hosted the first meeting of the Livestock and Rural Transporters Industry Operations Group (IOG) in Brisbane.  The IOG brought together our National and State association Presidents and NHVR staff … Continue reading

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Weekly News – Effluent spills, permit processing, saleyard welfare standards

Click here to download the latest ALRTA Newsletter or read on about enforcing the chain of responsibility regarding effluent spills. ENFORCING THE CHAIN OF RESPONSIBILITY: EFFLUENT SPILLS This week the ALRTA formally wrote to the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator seeking … Continue reading

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Weekly News – Pressing Our Issues in Canberra

Click here to download the latest ALRTA Weekly News, including an detailed wrap up of recent ALRTA meetings with industry and government in Canberra to talk about loading ramps, effluent and the review of the Export Supply Chain Assurance Scheme … Continue reading

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$10M for saleyard safety

As the weeks of winter rolled by – across July, August and into September – we kept visiting Mr Windsor. He kept asking us questions. We showed him the NTC’s paperwork. We showed him the NTC’s charging model. Twice. Three times. He … Continue reading

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