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Fertiliser Truck Explosion Site Still Unsafe

Reported by Robel | 08 Sep, 2014

With the scene likened to a “bomb blast,” the site where a truck carting ammonia exploded and disintegrated near Charleville in Queensland’s southwest is still considered unsafe for authorities to enter.

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Following Fatal Incident, BP To Recall Truck Fleet

Reported by Robel | 11 Aug, 2014

Following the recent fatal traffic incident involving one of its petrol tankers near Wodonga-Yakandandah road Thursday morning, BP Australia recalled its entire truck fleet.

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Drivers Survive Triple Truck Crash

Reported by Robel | 23 Jun, 2014

Three trucks featured in a triple accident on Picton Road north west of Wollongong last Friday morning.

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Driver Killed After Concrete Truck Crash

Reported by Robel | 19 Jun, 2014

A cement truck has reportedly crashed and rolled into the Nogo River, west of Monto last Tuesday at around 4:00 in the afternoon.

Driver Fatigue Seen as Major Cause of Hume Hwy Truck Accidents

Reported by Zoe | 08 Oct, 2012

Photo: SafetyCulture Library There has been a marked increase in truck accidents on the Hume Hwy that runs between Melbourne and Sydney and there are indicators that are pointing to driver fatigue rather than other causes. According to an ABC report a senior sergeant at Seymour Police Station is asking for additional resources to deal …

WA: Truck accidents increased significantly, study reveals

Reported by Haydee | 17 Jan, 2012

An investigation on the causes and areas where major truck accidents happen most of the time was conducted, and Western Australia has seen a significant increase in the number of road train and truck accidents. According to a report from ABC News, Associate Professor Kim Hassall from the National Truck Accident Research Centre examined 300 …