If you consign, pack, load or receive goods as part of your business, you could be held legally liable for breaches of the Heavy Vehicle National Law.
A container weight declaration (CWD) is a legal declaration of the weight of a container and its contents.
Compliance with chain of responsibility laws may be shown through the application of registered industry codes of practice.
Measurement adjustment is a nationally-agreed process designed to improve heavy vehicle compliance with mass and dimension limits.
Reasonable steps are the actions people can take to ensure that heavy vehicle drivers do not drive in contravention of road transport laws.
Fatigue, mass, dimension, loading and speed compliance offences are categorised according to the road safety risk.
Everyone in the supply chain has a general duty to ensure breaches of road transport laws do not occur.