Securing loads

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Always remember to position your load correctly, use good quality restraint equipment and check your load before and after your trip. Failure to do so may result in legal action, including a fine.

The security of your load, your life and the lives of others relies on proper load restraint.

Read our Information sheet for tips on load safety.

The National Transport Commission outlines the best ways to restrain and cover different types of loads.

 

Related Links

Heavy Vehicle Compliance and Enforcement page

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Modified: 06 Mar 2019