COVID-19 Updates

WH&S

COVID-19 Test

Mandatory reporting of positive COVID-19 tests

Important message for all members with operations in Victoria. A new regulation was made under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (Vic) on Tuesday 28 July 2020. The Occupational Health and Sa...

Coronavirus Blood Test

Transport NSW – COVID-19 Testing Requirements

The below information has been issued by Transport NSW. Following National Cabinet’s agreement to the Protocol for Domestic Border Controls – Freight Movements last week, the NSW Government has introd...

COVID testing at borders

Where to get tested for COVID-19

The Department of Health is funding up to 100 GP respiratory clinics to help protect Australians. If you think you have symptoms of COVID-19 you can contact a clinic to be assessed and get clinical ad...

Protection against COVID mask

VIC commercial transport and freight drivers must wear face masks in SA

South Australian Police have advised that commercial transport and freight drivers who usually reside in Victoria are required to wear a face mask when interacting with the public in South Australia a...

Health and Wellness

Your Invitation To Participate in Truck Driver Wellness Program

OzHelp received a grant under the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Round 4 Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI). The project will develop a Health, Wellness and Suicide Prevention Program for...

Tax Time

Ways to help you get ready for tax time

2020 has been a very challenging time for businesses, with COVID-19, bushfires and drought taking an unprecedented toll on many. While tax and super may not be on the top of your mind during these tim...

COVID Safe Workplaces Framework

Tasmania launched COVID-19 Safe Workplaces Framework

Members should be aware that the Tasmanian Government has launched the COVID-19 Safe Workplaces Framework to support businesses and workplaces to continue to operate or reopen while protecting Tasmani...

BP Fuel Sites

BP Facilities access for heavy vehicle drivers

In response, the pandemic BP is providing up-to-date site information, including available facilities such as showers and lounge access, via its store locator. BP urges drivers to check the list of fa...

BP Australia

BP update on facilities access for heavy vehicle drivers

Last updated 2 April On 30 March it was confirmed by the government that roadhouses, dedicated truck stop facilities and truck driver lounges can remain open so Australia’s heavy vehicle drivers have ...