Road Freight New South Wales boss Simon O’Hara has advised drivers in the state that as well as toilet paper being stolen, a number of facilities had been vandalised.
While the coronavirus pandemic hasn’t slowed their work down, it certainly has impacted on their life on the road in many ways, she said.
A UK truck driver who has been diagnosed with coronavirus wants other truckies to know that this is real, it’s very serious and the impact was not just on him but the hospital, all of its staff and his whole family.
AFTER seeing first-hand how her husband Tim Hullah struggled to find somewhere to shower and eat last week, Sarah decided to do what she could to help other truckies in the same situation.
IT’S daunting, there’s no doubt about that, says MK Trucking co-owner Mick Kaandorp
Western Australian Senator Glenn Sterle said the government has “failed to come up with a plan to address the needs and working conditions of Australia’s truck drivers and transport operators during this difficult time”.
TRUCKIE favourite Mortlake Roadhouse is assuring drivers their facilities are still open for business.
TRUCKIES shouldn’t be embarrassed to be seen exercising around their trucks or utilising them for their workouts.
TRUCKIES needs have been taken into account by developers of a new truck stop set to open in Orange early next year.
“THIS is not turning truckies into wimps, this is empowering them to stay in the industry.”
Kate has been with APN for almost two years, starting as a cadet at The Chronicle in November of 2010. She studied at Lowood State High School and the University of Queensland.