Joint industry forum a success for employers

On Wednesday 17 September employers from the agriculture, construction and transport industries attended a joint industry forum in Toowoomba, presented by WorkCover Queensland, Workplace Health and Safety Queensland and Hede Byrne and Hall Lawyers. read more... about Joint industry forum a success for employers

The importance of training your workers how to get in and out of trucks

Employers in the truck industry are being warned that they need to provide comprehensive training to their workers on how to safely get in and out of their vehicles, due to the risk of serious injury if a worker falls from the cabin. read more... about The importance of training your workers how to get in and out of trucks

TruckWeek 2014 – WorkCover reminder for Queensland employers

The trucking industry employs more than 170,000 truck drivers and transports more than 70 per cent of Australia’s domestic freight. During TruckWeek the industry comes together to celebrate its achievements and build closer ties with the community. read more... about TruckWeek 2014 – WorkCover reminder for Queensland employers

About transport postal and warehousing

The transport, postal and warehousing industry incorporates:

  • all forms of transport road, rail, water, air and space, freight and passenger transport
  • other transport, such as scenic transport and sightseeing
  • postal and courier pick-up and delivery services
  • transport support services, such as port operations and stevedoring
  • other transport support services such as customs agency services
  • warehousing and storage services.
Last updated
30 October 2014