Managing a team of drivers, whatever the size, can be challenging.
Managing a team of drivers, whatever the size, can be challenging. What responsibilities do you have to your employees and how can you maintain a team of drivers who are fit, safe, and happy with their workplace situation?
Our online library of resources and factsheets can help you manage your employees with the correct, up to date information at your fingertips. If you have a specific issue you would like advice and assistance on, we also have a team of industry experts who can give you the right solution to your problem.
Everything you need to help you manage your business is right here, from factsheets on contracting and subcontracting, to claiming tax deductions and dealing with driver legislation.
Owning your own business can grant you more control and increase your income but it also brings some frustrating paperwork and legislation requirements.
NatRoad’s team of industry experts have done the hard work for you so you can trust their advice and get back to doing what you love.
As a business owner, you have legal responsibilities to implement health and safety practices in your workplace as soon as you start your business. You must ensure, so far as reasonably practicable, that your business does not create health and safety risks for your employees, contractors, volunteers, visitors, customers or the public.
The NatRoad Resource library is here to help you navigate the complicated legal compliance and safety regulations of the road freight industry. Additionally, our team of legal experts are available on the phone if you ever need clarification or advice regarding safety and compliance.
Being an employer is all about working with people to achieve your business goals. Good employees can be your greatest asset, and possibly your largest expense. Which is while managing your employees can be both the most challenging but most rewarding part of running a business.
NatRoad’s team of industry experts are constantly adding to our online library to help NatRoad members manage their employees with resources that will help you navigate the process of employing workers, managing relationship and handling employee claims.
If you have a specific issue you would like advice and assistance on, we also have a team of industry experts who can give you the right solution to your problem.
Meet your advisors
David has 20 years’ experience as a human resources and industrial relations practitioner. During this time, he has managed both field and corporate functions and provided pragmatically and commercially focused operational advice to industry. He has built up extensive experience and expertise across all areas of human resources and employment law.
David is a Fellow of the Australian Human Resources Institute and a past President of the Industrial Relations Society of South Australia.
Richard joined NatRoad in September 2016. He has over 40 years’ experience in the law, having previously conducted his own legal practice, taught law at multiple Australian Universities and held senior roles in government and industry.
Richard has extensive experience working with industry associations having worked with the Victorian Farmers Federation and the National Farmers Federation and Master Builders Australia.