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    Truck Drivers on The Road Too Long to Stay Safe

    January 03

    SMH, by Ann Williamson, 3 January 2018
     
    So we now know the number of heavy truck crashes increased by 86 per cent in NSW over the past year; the largest increase since we started counting fatal crashes involving heavy trucks in 2009. This increase would be no surprise to anyone who pays attention to how our freight is moved around Australia. Most freight movement in Australia is by heavy truck and most of it moves along the eastern seaboard and through NSW, so this state is likely to see crashes simply due to higher exposure to heavy trucks.

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    NSW Truck Deaths Increase by 86 Per Cent in 12 Months

    January 02

    SMH, by Mario Christodoulou, 30 December 2017

    NSW truck deaths have increased by more than 86 per cent in 12 months, as police report increased heavy vehicle traffic connected to major construction projects.

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    Truckies Honour Crash Victims in Christmas Memorial

    December 21

    The Coffs Coast Advocate, 20 December 2017
     
    TRUCK drivers and supporters held a memorial in Sydney today to highlight the increased number of deaths from truck crashes this year.

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    TEN News: Prosegur Locked Out Workers

    December 15

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    Prosegur Locked Out its Workers

    December 14

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    PROSEGUR LOCK-OUT BEGINS FOR CASH DELIVERY WORKERS

    December 14

    TWU SA/NT BRANCH MEDIA RELEASE, 14 December 2017
     
    *LOCKED OUT WORKERS ARE AT 29-33 RICHARD ST, HINDMARSH* The company at the centre of a dispute over cuts to staff wages has begun locking out its cash-delivery drivers, with the prospect of Christmas shoppers left without cash at ATMs.