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Report highlights truck major incidents

According to Prime Mover Magazine, a recent report on truck major incidents in 2019 highlights some issues and trends in heavy vehicle road safety.

The report, released by truck insurance specialist, National Transport Insurance (NTI), and compiled by the National Truck Accident Research Centre (NTARC), covers major incidents in 2019.

According to Prime Mover, the report is the ninth in a series examining issues and trends in heavy vehicle road safety using data from heavy motor insurance claims of greater than $50,000 incident cost involving at least one vehicle insured with NTI. It examines 848 incidents which occurred in 2019, an increase of 92 over 2017 data.

To see the article go to https://www.primemovermag.com.au/news/article/nti-releases-2020-accident-investigation-report.

To view the report go to https://ntarc.nationaltransportinsurance.com.au/#truck-driver-deaths.

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Michael is the founder of Integrity Sampling and is responsible for overseeing all national operations. He is based at Integrity Sampling's head office in Thomastown and is also responsible for the co-ordination of drug and alcohol testing within Victoria, assisting in the implementation of drug and alcohol (fit for work) policies and the presentation of drug and alcohol education and awareness programs.You can connect with Michael Wheeldon on LinkedIn

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