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Truck driver enters Galston Gorge and is fined more than $2000 – Liverpool City Champion

Liverpool City Champion Truck driver enters Galston Gorge and is fined more than $2000Liverpool City ChampionOne prime mover with trailer was issued a defect notice for having a speed limiter capable of doing 106 km/h. Another prime mover with trailer was issued notices for minor defects. Assistant Commissioner Michael Corboy of the state’s Traffic & […]

Truck fleet inspected after tipper and dog fined for entering Galston Gorge, NSW – Mirage News

Truck fleet inspected after tipper and dog fined for entering Galston Gorge, NSWMirage NewsOfficers from the Joint Traffic Task Force today inspected the remainder of a truck fleet, after one of the company’s tipper and dog combination was fined for entering the Galston Gorge last week, NSW Police say. About 9.10am on Friday (13 October […]

Will new buses have two devices to curtail speed? – ETAuto.com

ETAuto.com Will new buses have two devices to curtail speed?ETAuto.comIn 2017, the central government allowed registration of new buses and trucks only if they met BS-IV norms and therefore buses registered in Goa from April have to be BS-IV compliant. Panaji: Even as the government has postponed the deadline to install … Read More… Will […]

Truck owners turn down CM's offer on ore transportation rates – The Navhind Times

Truck owners turn down CM’s offer on ore transportation ratesThe Navhind TimesPONDA: Turning down Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s offer of an Rs 2 per tonne per km hike in transportation rates, All Goa Truck Owners Association (AGTOA) has ruled out settling for anything less than the demanded rate of Rs 14 per tonne per km […]

Minister Uwihanganye urges cooperation to curb road accidents – The New Times

Minister Uwihanganye urges cooperation to curb road accidentsThe New Times… cooperatives, lack of background checks and supervision of drivers, fraudulent exchange of vehicle parts in quest for a road worthiness certificate – an issue common in Fuso trucks, drivers working overtime and poor speed governor systems among others. Read More… Minister Uwihanganye urges cooperation […]

RITCO to re-evaluate its drivers after recent accidents – The New Times

The New Times RITCO to re-evaluate its drivers after recent accidentsThe New TimesOn February 17, a RITCO bus swerved off the road after hitting a truck in Karongi District, killing a pupil who was walking along the road. … Every commercial vehicle installed with Rwandan speed governor can’t exceed speed of 60 kilometres per hour. […]

Trump Deregulatory Push Puts New Rail, Truck Rules In Doubt – Law360 (subscription)

Trump Deregulatory Push Puts New Rail, Truck Rules In DoubtLaw360 (subscription)“For instance, I do not anticipate that new life will be breathed into the speed-limiter rule or the sleep apnea rule. I believe that the withdrawn safety fitness determination rule will remain inert unless and until meaningful changes to the CSA … Read More… […]

Pioneer trucks holds facility tour – Manila Bulletin

Manila Bulletin Pioneer trucks holds facility tourManila BulletinAfter the truck facility tour, Pioneer demonstrated the safety benefits of having a speed limiter installed in a truck or AUV, most specially public transport vans which are popular around Metro Manila. They prepared a truck and a Ford SUV equipped … Read More… Pioneer trucks holds […]

Pioneer trucks introduces Dutch brand DAF trucks into the PH market – Inquirer.net

Inquirer.net Pioneer trucks introduces Dutch brand DAF trucks into the PH marketInquirer.netPioneer Trucks is also the exclusive distributor of the Speed Limiter device, Pioneer also does installation of the device in-house or send mechanics to install the speed limiter device on-site depending on the client’s requirements.”We have already … Read More… Pioneer trucks introduces […]

Will new buses have two devices to curtail speed? – Times of India

Will new buses have two devices to curtail speed?Times of IndiaIn Goa, taxis above eight-seater capacity, goods vehicles, tempos, buses and trucks are required to install them. While buses, both private and public, plying in Goa have been fitting speed governors as per the rules, the Bharat Stage Four (BS-IV … Read More… Will […]

Local truck group pioneers Euro, American truck distribution – Malaya

Local truck group pioneers Euro, American truck distributionMalayaWith the advent of the “Autokontrol” a speed limiter device developed with specific safety targets such as improving driver behavior and vehicle preservation, aside from keeping the vehicle operating only at set speeds. The other is “Jost” which is the … Read More… Local truck group pioneers […]

House clears amendment to block speed limiter mandate – Commercial Carrier Journal

Commercial Carrier Journal House clears amendment to block speed limiter mandateCommercial Carrier Journal… to the bill to block the DOT from pursuing a rule in the next year to mandate speed limiters on heavy-duty trucks. The amendment specifically targets the speed limiter mandate proposed rule issued last year by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety … […]

Hyundai launch new 160D-9L fork-lift truck – Agg-Net (press release)

Hyundai launch new 160D-9L fork-lift truckAgg-Net (press release)As well as operator comfort, the 160D-9L fork-lift comes with advanced safety features, including a speed limiter, enhanced mirror positioning, an optional rear-view camera and a new electric handbrake system with an anti-roll back function. There is … Read More… Hyundai launch new 160D-9L fork-lift truck – […]

Heavy vehicle inspections across Southern Region, NSW – Mirage News

Mirage News Heavy vehicle inspections across Southern Region, NSWMirage NewsPolice inspected 1385 heavy vehicles during a three day operation in the Southern Region this week, targeting dangerous driving and unsafe work practices in the heavy vehicle industry, NSW Police say. Between Tuesday (12 September 2017) and … Read More… Heavy vehicle inspections across Southern Region, […]

House amendment would bar FMCSA from proceeding with speed limiter mandate – Overdrive Magazine

Overdrive Magazine House amendment would bar FMCSA from proceeding with speed limiter mandateOverdrive Magazine… on heavy-duty trucks. The amendment specifically targets the speed limiter mandate proposed rule issued last year by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, which drew rebuke by most industry trade groups and highway safety advocacy groups. and more » Read More… […]

Congress approves amendment curbing funds for speed limiter mandate – Land Line Magazine

Congress approves amendment curbing funds for speed limiter mandateLand Line MagazineThe U.S. House of Representatives has approved an appropriations bill that prohibits any funds to be used to advance a costly proposal to mandate speed limiters in commercial trucks and buses. An amendment sponsored by Rep. Scott Perry, R-Pa., and … Read More… Congress approves […]

Effort to stall speed limiter mandate heading for a House vote – Land Line Magazine

Land Line Magazine Effort to stall speed limiter mandate heading for a House voteLand Line MagazineThe Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association supports the amendment and has long opposed any effort to mandate speed-limiting devices on commercial trucks, citing research that risks posed by increasing vehicle interactions via speed … Read More… Effort to stall speed […]

Bill To Delay ELD Implementation Failed In The House – Go By Truck News

Go By Truck News Bill To Delay ELD Implementation Failed In The HouseGo By Truck News“We also want to thank Representatives Scott Perry, Doug LaMalfa and Mark Meadows for their work on the speed limiter issue.” Regarding the ELD mandate delay, OOIDA thanks Representative Brian Babin for his support of professional truck drivers. Read […]

House defeats amendment to delay ELDs but OK's measure to prevent speed limiter funding – The Trucker

The Trucker House defeats amendment to delay ELDs but OK’s measure to prevent speed limiter fundingThe Trucker“Regarding the ELD mandate delay, OOIDA thanks Representative Brian Babin for his support of professional truck drivers,” said Todd Spencer, OOIDA’s executive vice president. “The concerns raised by us, by Congress and industry stakeholders have not … and more » […]

Here's why Ashok Leyland's Vinod Dasari felt like the bell in Jehangir's court – Moneycontrol.com

Moneycontrol.com Here’s why Ashok Leyland’s Vinod Dasari felt like the bell in Jehangir’s courtMoneycontrol.com“I find it amusing that a speed limiter is required for old trucks. These old trucks are not even capable of achieving speeds for which we are limiting the speeds to. Then, we had the sudden GST rates on ambulances which almost […]

Lawmakers Move To Halt Speed Limiters – Go By Truck News

Lawmakers Move To Halt Speed LimitersGo By Truck NewsSplit speeds are the primary concern for public safety, something a speed limiter mandate would exacerbate, says OOIDA. Only nine states still impose differential speed limits for cars and heavy-duty trucks. OOIDA has lobbied extensively to encourage … Read More… Lawmakers Move To Halt Speed Limiters […]

South Goa truckers for stopping ore transport till rate hiked – The Navhind Times

South Goa truckers for stopping ore transport till rate hikedThe Navhind TimesSatyawan Gaonkar informed that through a memorandum dated July 12, 2017 submitted to the government, the association had made certain demands including fixation of rates, scrapping of speed governor etc. He also said that after fatal accidents, the … Read More… South Goa […]

'Trucker Lives Matter' protest will launch Sept. 5 – Supply Chain Dive

‘Trucker Lives Matter’ protest will launch Sept. 5Supply Chain DiveAt present, truck drivers are contending with numerous industry pressures, from the pending ELD implementation coming in December to uncertainty over the delayed speed limiter rule, by which some truckers felt targeted for speed violations committed by … Read More… ‘Trucker Lives Matter’ protest will launch […]

DTTOA: Won't transport ore if demands not met – Oherald

DTTOA: Won’t transport ore if demands not metOheraldPONDA: Dharbandora Tipper Truck Owners’ Association (DTTOA) president Balaji Gawas has called upon the truck owners not to transport ore if the government and mining companies fail to hike ore transportation rates and meet their other major demands. Read More… DTTOA: Won’t transport ore if demands not […]

High technology equals high performance – Prime Mover

Prime Mover High technology equals high performancePrime MoverBy setting the speed limiter function when going downhill the truck progressively brings on the engine brake through its three stages to help maintain the selected road speed. Loaded to around 80 per cent of Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM), we set the speed … Read More… High technology […]

Top truck lobby slams US truck speed limiter plan – JOC.com

JOC.com Top truck lobby slams US truck speed limiter planJOC.comA national trucking speed limit of 65 miles per hour is one possible outcome of the US government’s speed limiter regulations. The American Trucking Associations favors mandatory use of truck speed limiters, but not the mandate proposed by the US …ATA Opposes Proposed Federal Speed Limiter Rule […]



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