Safety Tip: LOAD SAFETY

How to carry a load safely: Choose a suitable vehicle for your load. Position and place the load so that it is secure. Select suitable restraint equipment – it should be ‘rated’ and meet Australian Standards. You may need to adjust your headlights when your vehicle is loaded. Drive carefully and regularly check your restraints. … Read more

Safety Tip: FORK LIFT SAFETY

Staying healthy and safe at work is important. No matter what your job, it is important to reduce your risks of injury and illness at work. Here’s my top ten tips to help make your workplace safe. Understand the risks. Once you know the particular hazards of your job or workplace, you can take steps to reduce … Read more

Maintaining a Safe Workplace

Staying healthy and safe at work is important. No matter what your job, it is important to reduce your risks of injury and illness at work. Here’s my top ten tips to help make your workplace safe. Understand the risks. Once you know the particular hazards of your job or workplace, you can take steps to reduce … Read more

Safety Update: Shock Absorbers

The main job of a shock absorber is to reduce the number of oscillations of the springs from hitting a bump and the spring – air bags coming into the rest position. The benefit of this is ride control, ride comfort and protection of suspension components. It’s important to regularly check the operation and condition … Read more

Importance of Good Lighting on Your Vehicles

The lights on your car, truck or SUV are of vital importance. They are one of the most crucial safety items, just like the brakes or steering system. While yes, if one light such as a taillight or headlight burns out, it’s not going to mean you’ll lose control of your car, it’s still important … Read more

Safety Tip: Transport Inspectors

Transport inspectors are a reality on our roads across Australia, which is why the highest safety standard is our minimum commitment, and we are full OHS compliant. Transport Inspectors are highly trained employees of the Government – they play an important role in contributing to the safety of drivers and protecting the roads. Transport Inspector … Read more

Safety Tip: Winter Road Safety

With winter well and truly upon us, here are a few tips for getting your vehicle ready to be safe on the road. Inside the car: Clean out the foot wells. Wet shoes can pick up papers and rubbish on the floor and can cause your foot to slip on the pedals or slip when … Read more

Wheatstone Project

I’m pleased to share that we have been approved for express freight services to the Wheatstone Project.

LR Logistics is now one of small number of certified transport providers that are approved to deliver to the Wheatstone Project site. After the long and detailed process to gain this certification, we are now fully operational servicing this project.

As an LR Logistics customer the process of transporting to the Wheatstone Project is made simple knowing that all our vehicles are certified for the site so we can transport your goods, no matter what the job and we can get them there fast. If you’re in Perth, we can get your goods delivered on site to the Wheatstone Project in 16 hours and other locations throughout WA and Australia are all serviced lightning fast.

All trucks undergo a ‘weed and seed’ before departing to ensure that there is no risk of your goods being turned away at the site because of contamination.

We use special journey management plans so you can track the status of your job at any time. Plus, our emergency response plans mean that in the unlikely event of an emergency we’ll get your goods back on the road again quickly and without sacrificing the safety of our drivers.

If you need something delivered to the Wheatstone Project site, or if you have any questions about the services we offer, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Safety Tip: Driver Fatigue & Seat Design

Improve comfort and reduce driver fatigue with good seating design. Fatigue of truck drivers is the result of a number of factors and all the factors should be addressed to minimise potentially harmful and dangerous fatigue levels. One important factor is the provision of correctly designed seating and the training of drivers to adjust and … Read more

Safety Tip: Drugs & Alcohol

There are a range of drugs other than alcohol that affect driving performance, increase crash risk and negatively impact on road safety. Studies have shown that drugs that are capable on impairing drivers skills have been found in a significant number of drivers who have been injured or killed on our roads. The drugs of … Read more