Category Archives: Livestock

Weekly News – Work Diary exemption, Livestock AFM Template

ALRTA WELCOMES NATIONAL APPROACH TO WORK DIARY EXEMPTION The ALRTA has welcomed the announcement by the NHVR that the work diary rules for carriers of primary produce will be extended into Victoria and harmonised across all participating jurisdictions. The revised … Continue reading

Posted in ALRTA Weekly News, Fatigue, Livestock, NHVR | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Weekly News – Work Diary exemption, Livestock AFM Template

Weekly News – Animal Welfare Forum

ALRTA PARTICIPATES IN 5th ANIMAL WELFARE STRATEGY FORUM This week our Vice President Graeme Hoare and I attended the 5th Animal Welfare Strategy Forum in Attwood, Victoria.  The Forum brought together peak industry bodies, welfare advocates, industry research and development … Continue reading

Posted in ALRTA Weekly News, Livestock | Tagged | Comments Off on Weekly News – Animal Welfare Forum

Weekly News – National regional transport strategy, CoR

NATIONAL REMOTE AND REGIONAL TRANSPORT STRATEGY The ALRTA has made a submission in response to a ‘Draft National Remote and Regional Transport Strategy’ which is being developed by the Transport and Infrastructure Ministerial Council.  Last year, the ALRTA attended a … Continue reading

Posted in ALRTA Weekly News, Chain of Responsibility, Livestock, LivestockASSIST, LRTAV, Policy | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Weekly News – National regional transport strategy, CoR

Weekly News – Ramps Guide consultation closes, NHVR Reference Forum

NATIONAL RAMPS GUIDE: PUBLIC CONSULTATION CLOSES The four week public consultation period for the ALRTA’s draft National Guidelines for the Safe Design of Loading Ramps and Forcing Yards closed this week.  Fifteen formal submissions were received representing stakeholders as diverse … Continue reading

Posted in ALRTA Weekly News, Chain of Responsibility, Livestock, LRTASA, LRTAWA, NHVR, NTC, Ramp Plans, safety | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Weekly News – Ramps Guide consultation closes, NHVR Reference Forum

Weekly News – Advanced Fatigue Management Scheme, LivestockASSIST, Outcomes of Ministerial Council

LIVESTOCK AFM WORKSHOP ALRTA representatives travelled to Brisbane this week to participate in an NHVR Workshop to consider the finer points of the proposed Livestock Advanced Fatigue Management Scheme.  The scheme will allow accredited operators to work up to 14hrs … Continue reading

Posted in ALRTA Weekly News, Chain of Responsibility, effluent, Fatigue, Livestock, Ramp Plans, safety | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Weekly News – Advanced Fatigue Management Scheme, LivestockASSIST, Outcomes of Ministerial Council