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Driving Tips for Long Haul Trips

Driving Tips for Long Haul Trips Driving a truck for long distances is demanding and challenging work which can affect the driver’s health and safety on the road. According to the 2017 Safe Work Australia Transport Report frequent work-related injuries include sprains and strains and traumatic joint or muscle conditions. Because of their sedentary lifestyle,…
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How to avoid a moving migraine

How to avoid a moving migraine Moving house is rated in the top ten most stressful life events.  Let’s face it, even the thought of packing your life into a removal truck if a pain.  Rentco has put together some tips for packing your removal truck, they may just help you avoid many of the…
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Tips for driving with a trailer

Tips for driving with a trailer Driving any articulated vehicle requires specialist skills and a special drivers licence, unless you’re towing a small trailer with a car or ute.  At Rentco, we’ve identified some basic rules for driving a truck with a trailer, in this article we’ve covered the most essential. What’s in a name…
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Driving tired costs lives

Driving tired costs lives According to the Australian Road Safety Commission, fatigue could be responsible for up to 30 % of all road deaths every year, and an even greater proportion of serious injury crashes. Most of these events are single-vehicle crashes, which include run-off road incidents.  Driving an unfamiliar vehicle like a rental truck adds…
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